By Lena / Last Updated January 25, 2021

It is not difficult to transfer data from iPad to iPhone, as both are iOS operating devices. However, when you are trying to transfer videos from iPad to iPhone via iMessage or Email, you may get a notification that tells you the video should be trimmed or downsized. It seems that your video is too big to be sent.

Well, in fact, the content limit of each message in iMessage is 100MB, and the mail application limits attachments to 20MB. If you want to send large videos from iPad to iPhone, you can choose one of the methods in this guide to make it.

1. Quick Way to Transfer Videos from iPad to iPhone

If you have a computer at hand, it’s recommended to transfer videos from iPad to iPhone via AOMEI MBackupper. This professional iOS data backup & transfer tool can help you transfer videos of any size without effort.

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● Besides videos, it is able to transfer photos, songs, contacts, messages/iMessages.

It is only a matter of making a few clicks of the mouse to transfer videos from iPad to iPhone. Next, we will show you the detailed steps. You can get the tool and follow us to transfer videos in minutes.

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Steps to Transfer Videos from iPad to iPhone

You should first transfer videos from iPad to computer and then transfer the videos to your iPhone.

1. Run AOMEI MBackupper > Connect your iPad to computer > Enter the password on the iPhone so that the software can access your device.

2. Click Transfer to Computer option.

Transfer to Computer

3. Click the “+” icon > Choose the videos you want to transfer > Click OK to continue.

Choose Songs

4. Choose a storage space > Click the Transfer to save videos to the computer.

5. Unplug iPad and plug in the target iPhone > Click Transfer to iPhone option.

6. Click the “+” icon > Choose the videos you want to transfer > Click Open to continue.

Choose Music

7. Finally, click Transfer to send videos from iPad to iPhone.

Transfer

2. How to AirDrop Videos from iPad to iPhone

AirDrop is a great built-in utility to help iOS users transfer data from one to another. It uses Bluetooth technology to detect and connect devices. However, since it is a pure form of wireless data transmission, the transfer speed is completely dependent on the Internet or Cellular connection. The good thing is that AirDrop has no file transfer limits, so you can send large videos from iPad to iPhone.

Steps to AirDrop Videos from iPad to iPhone

Turn on AirDrop

Open Control Center > Press firmly or touch and hold the network settings card in the upper-left corner > Tap AirDrop and choose Contacts Only or Everyone.

Access AirDrop

Choose the Video You Want to AirDrop

Go to Photos app on the source iPad and select the video you want to share >Tap the Share icon in the lower-left corner > Tap the iPhone that you want to share with.

Receive the Video on Target iPhone

A window will display on the target iPhone screen with a preview of the content and you should hit the Accept to receive the video. The video will be saved in the Photos app.

3. How to Send Videos from iPad to iPhone via Mail Drop

If you want to transfer the video to someone far away from you, you can take advantage of Mail Drop function to make it. Mail Drop allows users to send a file up to 5GB and the recipient has 30 days to download the shared files. The awesome thing is that attachments don’t count against your iCloud storage.

To send large videos from iPhone to iPhone via AirDrop, you should enable Mail in your iCloud settings and have an iCloud email address.

1. Go to Photos app on your iPad > Choose the video > Tap the Share icon.

2. Choose Mail > Compose your email > Tap Send.

3. Then you will receive a message saying that the video is too large to send and you can choose to use Mail Drop > Simply tap Use Mail Drop option.

Mail Drop

Conclusion

That’s all for how to transfer videos from iPad to iPhone.

● If you have a computer at hand, you can let AOMEI MBackupper helps you transfer any type of videos;
● If you want to make it wirelessly, AirDrop is the way to go;
● If you want to share videos with someone far away, Mail Drop is a good choice.

Hope it helps you somewhat.