By Demi / Last update August 4, 2021

Nowadays, people use iPhones more often than digital cameras to take photos. However, photos in iPhones are easy to be lost or deleted accidentally and can’t be restored anymore. Thus, it’s necessary to transfer your important and meaningful photos from your iPhone to laptop. In addition, you may also consider transferring photos for some reasons, like backing up precious photos or just worrying that your iCloud storage is almost full and so on.

You may wonder how to transfer photos from iPhone to your Lenovo laptop in a safe and easy way. Fortunately, there are three ways available that show you how to do this job.

Part 1. Transfer photos from iPhone to Lenovo laptop by Files Explorer

To transfer photos from your iPhone to Lenovo laptop, you can easily think of using Files Explorer. It can import photos and other files from iPhone to Windows 10 or older computers and laptops. But pay attention that Files Explorer can only detect your camera roll photos. Follow the steps below to make it.

Step 1. Plug your iPhone into your laptop with a suitable USB cable. And wait for the laptop to recognize it. Then tap Trust This Computer on your iPhone.

Step 2. Open my computer and you will see your iPhone as a portable device in the sidebar. Make sure your iPhone is unlocked, or it can’t be seen.

Step 3. Open it and find the folder named DCIM. In DCIM, you will find all the photos you want to transfer to your Lenovo laptop.

Step 4. You can choose copy-and-paste or just drag-and-drop the photos to a destination on your laptop to save your picture.


Tip: Make sure your iPhone is plugged in during the process.

Part 2. Import photos from iPhone to Lenovo laptop by iCloud

With the help of iCloud Photo Library, you can use iCloud to import photos wirelessly as long as you have backed up your photos on iCloud. Here’s how to do it.

Step 1. Before importing photos, Download iCloud for Windows, and install it. Then sign in your Apple account which is the same as the one on your iPhone.

Step 2. Go to “iCloud”, and you’ll find the “Photo” option, click it. And click "Options" behind the photos icon.


Step 3. Once the Photos Options is opened, you can specify the storage location to put your photos. Then click "Done".


Then the photos on your iPhone will be transferred to the Lenovo PC/laptop. You can view your photos on the iCloud Photos folder.



iCloud provides you with only 5GB of storage space for free. If you need more, you have to pay monthly. Besides, it cannot work well unless you have stable internet like stable Wi-Fi. It can take a long time, sometimes the import could fail. If you mind these demerits, then turn to the next method.

Part 3. Transfer photos from iPhone to Lenovo laptop by AOMEI MBackupper

AOMEI MBackupper is an iPhone to Windows PC transfer and backup software that enables you to easily transfer files between iPhone and PC, which is also suitable for every users. AOMEI MBackupper supports most iPhone models and would be perfectly compatible.

√ It allows you to transfer photos stored in camera roll or other albums.
√ The pictures will be stored in original quality without any damage.
√ It lets you preview and select photos you want to transfer.

Now I’ll show you how to transfer photos from your iPhone to Lenovo laptop by AOMEI MBackupper. First, download and install this software on your computer for free.

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Step 1. Connect your iPhone to your laptop with a stable USB cable. Your iPhone will be detected automatically. Then tap "Trust This Computer" on your iPhone.

Step 2. On the home screen, click Transfer to Computer option.

Transfer To Computer

Step 3. Click the “+” icon> Preview and select the photos you want> Click OK to confirm.

Choose Photos

Step 4. Select a destination to save the photos> Click Transfer to start.


Step 5. Click OK when the transfer is completed.

Transfer Completed


So here are 3 ways to transfer iPhone photos to your Lenovo laptop with detailed steps and instructions. Compared with each other, transferring photos from iPhone to Lenovo laptop by AOMEI MBackupper is the best way, because you can free from complicated steps and advertisements. Besides, with the help of AOMEI MBackupper, you can also enjoy transfering files from PC to iPhone.