By Nick / Last Updated March 16, 2020

“I am going to take a long trip so I would like to transfer videos from PC to iPhone with iTunes to kill time on vehicles. Anyone could give me the simplest way to complete that?”

iPhone is a good video play. You could download thousands of movies from iTunes Store. It would be very convenient to enjoy them with Wi-Fi connected at home, but if you are on the journey or want to get videos on computer that not from iTunes Store to iPhone, you need to transfer files from PC to iPhone. You could get 4 methods in the following content to transfer videos from PC to iPhone with/without iTunes or over the air.

#1 How to transfer videos from PC to iPhone with iTunes?

You might have purchased movies with iTunes but do you know iTunes could also be used to transfer videos from PC to iPhone. You could have 2 ways to sync videos from PC to computer or transfer videos from computer to any player on iPhone.

Method 1. Sync videos/folder to iPhone with iTunes

Step 1. Launch iTunes on a Windows computer and locate the videos or folder on computer.

Step 2. Click File in iTunes > select Add File to Library or Add Folder to Library > select the videos or folder on your computer

Step 3. Connect iPhone to computer with USB cable.

Step 4. Click the phone-shape icon to manage your iPhone and select Movies in the sidebar.

Step 5. Check Sync Movies, then select the movies you want and click Sync at the bottom.

Tips: You could find those videos in Videos app or Apple TV app. Every time you sync videos in this way would erase the movies you have synced last time so that you’d better transfer videos from iPhone to PC before using iTunes.

Add File to Library

Method 2. Transfer videos from computer to any player on iPhone

Step 1. Launch iTunes on a Windows computer and locate the videos or folder on computer.

Step 2. Click the phone-shape icon to manage your iPhone and click File Sharing in the sidebar.

Step 3. Select VLC (you could also choose another player). Drag your movies from folder to the box or click Add to add videos to VLC.

Tips: You could find those videos in VLC. If you want to save that videos from iPhone to another computer, you could enter File Sharing in the same way, select the movies and click Save in the bottom.

Files Sharing VLC

#2 How to transfer videos via Windows 10 PC to iPhone without iTunes?

If you have multiple videos on iPhone, but have no way to transfer them to computer, you could try the professional tool to scan the videos in every app. AOMEI MBackupper is a free professional iPhone backup software to help you transfer not only videos but also photos, music, contacts, and messages to computer at the same time and then, you could transfer videos or other files from PC to iPhone without iTunes.

★ Preview Videos: You could preview the videos on your iPhone and then select the ones you want to transfer. You could also do this when restoring videos to another device on computer.

★ Safely Transfer: You could always use AOMEI MBackupper without misgivings because it would do nothing with the videos already on your iPhone.

★ Widely Compatible: It supports the latest iOS 13. You could use it to transfer videos from or to iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch.

Transfer every video from iPhone to computer in 3 steps

Step 1. Download AOMEI MBackupper for free. Connect iPhone to computer with USB cable and tap “Trust” on it.

Step 2. Click Custom Backup. Click the icon of videos to preview and select videos on your iPhone and click OK to return.

View Videos

Step 3. Click Start Backup to transfer every item you select.

Click On Start Backup

Tips: If you need to restore videos or transfer videos from PC to another iPhone, you just need to select the task in Backup Management and select Restore.

#3 How to transfer videos from PC to iPhone over the air?

Step 1: Download and install Dropbox on PC. Register and sign into it.

Step 2: Go to Upload and click on the Add icon.

Step 3: Select the videos on computer and then click Upload.

Tips: You need to install Dropbox on iPhone in App Store to receive the videos. Using Dropbox to transfer videos from computer to iPhone requires good Internet or it would take much time to upload or download videos.

Dropbox Logo

Conclusion

You could easily transfer videos from PC to computer with or without iTunes following the guide of this passage. You could use AOMEI MBackupper to easily save the videos from iPhone to computer so you would release storage on iPhone later without losing them and you could also restore or transfer videos from computer to iPhone later