"I have a large number of photos on my Android Samsung Galaxy 7. Now I would like to transfer photos from Android to iPhone 6. I could transfer photos from Android to iPhone 6 via messaging, but it will be too long and I have to transfer photos from Android to iPhone one by one. Is there any way that I can use to solve how to transfer photos from Android to iPhone? Will iTunes be helpful? Please show me the detailed steps on how to move photos from Android to iPhone. Thanks."

Many people want to know how to send photos from Android to iPhone or how to transfer photos from Android to iPhone without iTunes. Actually, it will be quite easy. If you only have a small number of or even several photos to transfer from Android to iPhone, you could use some instant messaging software apps like Skype, WhatsApp, Dasher, etc. to send photos from Android to iPhone. These instant messaging apps could help you easily do this. However, if you want to know how to move photos from Android to iPhone of a large number, you may need to turn to other solutions. This guide would show you how to move photos from Android to iPhone in different ways.

Solution 1: How to Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone via Email

To transfer photos from Android to iPhone, the first method you should consider is using email to mail and send photos from Android to iPhone. It is free of charge, and nowadays supports to send photos from Android to iPhone of larger size. What you need to send photos from Android to iPhone via email are simple your Android and iPhone devices, and 2 or even 1 email account. The below steps would show you how to send photos from Android to iPhone via email in detail:

  1. On your Android devices, download the mail app and launch it. Log in with your own email account and password.
  2. Create a new email and then upload your photos from Android devices as attachment.
  3. You could send this email to another email account of yours or save this email as draft.
  4. On your iPhone, if you have sent the email from Android to another email account, log in the target email account and then open the email inbox to receive the content. You could then open the attachments and save to iPhone. If you have saved the email from Android as draft, just log in with the same email account as that on your Android phone and then navigate to the draft box to open this email and its attachment.
  5. By opening the attached photos, you could then save the photos from Android onto iPhone.
transfer photos from android to iphone via email

Solution 2: How to Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone with iTunes

Besides using email to move photos from Android to iPhone, you could also use iTunes to help you solve the problem of how to move photos from Android to iPhone issue. As known to all, iTunes is a totally free data transfer and manager center for iOS devices. It could transfer and sync multiple data and files between iOS devices and iTunes, including music, photos, ringtones, movies, notes, etc. The below steps would show you how to transfer photos from Android to iPhone with iTunes.

  1. Connect your Android to your computer and find your photos and videos. On most devices, you can find these files in DCIM > Camera.
  2. Choose the photos and videos that you want to move and drag them to a folder on your computer.
  3. Open iTunes on your computer.
  4. Open your iPhone icon and then go to "Settings > Photos" tab.
  5. Check "Sync Photos" option.
  6. Choose to sync photos from computer to iPhone on the drop-down list of "Copy photos from" option. You could choose the folder that saves photos from Android devices as the photo source.
  7. After setting folder of Android photos, check "All Folders" or "Selected folders".
  8. Choose to "Include videos" or not.
  9. Click the "Apply" button on the bottom right corner to start to transfer photos from Android photo folder to iPhone with iTunes.
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Note: It should be noted that if you want to transfer photos from Android to iPhone, all existing photos on iPhone would be erased.

Solution 3: How to Transfer Photos from Android to iPhone via iTransfer

If you don't want to erase existing photo library on iPhone when you try to transfer photos from Android to iPhone, you could try Leawo iTransfer , a 3rd-party iPhone photo transfer app that could help you transfer photos from Android to iPhone with ease. Leawo iTransfer is able to transfer iPhone files between iOS devices, iTunes and computers. Up to 14 types of data and files are supported, including: music, movie, video, photo, note, message, contact, etc. You could easily transfer Android photos to iPhone with this iPhone photo transfer software.

iTransfer

Leawo iTransfer 

☉ Transfer files among iOS devices, iTunes and PCs with ease.
☉ Transfer up to 14 kinds of data and files without iTunes.
☉ Support the latest iOS devices like iPhone 7, iPhone 7 Plus, etc.
☉ Play back, view, and delete data and files on iOS devices.

Download and install this iTransfer on your computer. The below steps would show you how to transfer photos from Android to iPhone without iTunes but Leawo iTransfer. Beforehand, you need to connect your Android device to your computer and transfer photos from Android device to computer via direct copy-and-paste. Save your Android photos in a folder for easier operation.

Step 1. Launch the software

Launch Leawo iTransfer and plug iPhone to computer via USB cable. iPhone will be automatically detected. In the left sidebar shows the library of iPhone.

cLaunch the software

Step 2. Add photos to iPhone

Go to "iPhone > Library > Photos" tab. You could right click the "Photos" tab, or click the "File > Add" option to choose either "Add File" or "Add Folder" option to add photos from computer to iPhone within this iPhone photo transfer software.

Add photos to iPhone

Step 3. Transferring Android photos to iPhone

Upon photo adding, Leawo iTransfer would start to transfer Android photos to iPhone from computer immediately. You only need to wait until the transferring process completes.

Transferring Android photos to iPhone

Leawo iTransfer supports up to 14 types of data and files for you to manage from computer, including: photos, videos, music, contact, note, books, etc. You could transfer and manage all these data and files between iOS devices and computer. If you're using a Mac computer, you could make use of Leawo iTransfer for Mac for iOS data transferring and managing on Mac.

Video Demo of How to Use Leawo iTransfer