How to Transfer Videos/Movies from Computer to iPhone X

“I downloaded a movie on my computer, now I want to watch it on my new iPhone X. How to move movies to iPhone X from computer?”

Think about these occasions: you downloaded movies on computer and want to enjoy them on mobile device; you shoot a video and edit on computer, now you need to transfer it back to your iPhone. Exporting movies/videos from PC to iPhone is an inevitable problem you are faced with. Don’t worry. Besides the traditional iTunes way, this passage will tell you another way to transfer videos from PC/Mac to iPhone X/8/8 without iTunes.

Part 1. Add Videos to iPhone X from Computer Without iTunes

Part 2. Transfer Videos from Computer to iPhone X Using iTunes

Part 1. Add Videos to iPhone X from Computer Without iTunes

As we know, importing videos from computer to iPhone with iTunes will erase the previously synced media files, like music, movies, books etc. In addition, certain video formats, like wmv, avi, are not supported by iTunes. An iTunes alternative, named Tenorshare iCareFone, can overcome these shortcomings. It allows you to transfer videos to iPhone without erasing or converting. In addition, it supports various video formats, not limited to MP4, M4A, MOV.

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Step 1. Run Tenorshare iCareFone after installation. Connect iPhone/iPad to your PC/Mac.

Step 2. Click “File Manager” and select “Videos”.

Step 3. Click “Import”. Choose the videos you want to transfer in the pop-up file locating window.

Step 4. After the importing process finishes, you can go Video app on iPhone X to view the newly added video.

Part 2. Transfer Videos from Computer to iPhone X Using iTunes

Putting movies on iPhone from computer via iTunes is a general way when talking about video transferring. If you decide to bear the risk of losing data or incompatibility, here is a detailed guide on syncing videos from PC to iPhone using iTunes.

Step 1. Launch iTunes. Connect your iDevice to PC/Mac with a lighting cable.

Step 2. Select Movie in iTunes Library. Click “Files”>”Add File to Library”. Select the movie files you want to add and open them. (Or you can simply drag them to the Library.) Then you can see your files in the iTunes Library.

Step 3. Click your iDevice in iTunes>select Movies>check Sync Movies and choose the movies you want to transfer> click Sync. After finishing syncing, you can go Movie app on iPhone to view your movies.

Note: If using iTunes to sync movies from PC/Mac to iPhone/iPad will totally erase your previously added videos.

Bottom Line

That’s all for adding videos/movies from computer to iPhone X/8/8 Plus or iPad/iPod with/without iTunes. If you don’t want to erase data or you need to transfer videos in uncommon formats, Tenorshare iCareFone can fully meet your demands. If you have other questions, please leave us a message.

/ Posted by Jerry Cook to Transfer Follow @Jerry Cook