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How to Transfer Videos from Phone to Computer? (9 Ways for Android/iPhone)

Summary: Having a problem with limited storage in your cell phone? Looking for a way to transfer videos from phone to computer? Therefore, you can clear up storage in your devices or have further edit in Premire Pro as you like. To accomplish it, this article will give you simple but efficient suggestions on how to get videos from phone to computer.

 how to transfer videos from phone to computer

Videos always account for the biggest part in your storage. One video for 30 seconds at least has 30MB which almost equal with an application. People like to record videos for some significant, happy or simply daily life. Especially during the concert, they can't stop recording it! For it is rare to have such experience. However, as time goes by, new memory will be put in the hand of old days. People seldom watch them again, yet they are not willing to delete such beautiful night they recorded.

When they find a way to transfer these videos, they find it hard or simply don't know how to send videos from phone to computer. Some might suggest using email. Others show you some risk way to transfer it online. There are always solutions, you just need to choose the best one or your preferred one.

Part 1: How to Transfer Videos from Phone to Computer with Video Transfer Assistant (Best Way)
1.1 How to Transfer Videos from Android to PC/Mac with Coolmuster Android Assistant (for Android)
1.2 How to Get Videos from Phone to Computer with Coolmuster iOS Assistant (for iPhone/iPad)
Part 2: How to Upload Videos from Phone to Computer with Cloud Service
2.1 How to Upload a Video from Phone to Computer via iCloud (for iPhone)
2.2 How to Download Videos from Phone to Computer via iTunes (for iPhone)
2.3 How to Transfer Large Videos from Phone to Computer via Google Drive (for Android)
2.4 How to Send Videos from Phone to Computer via Email
Part 3: How to Transfer Videos from Phone to Computer with USB Cable

Part 1: How to Transfer Videos from Phone to Computer with Video Transfer Assistant (Best Way)

To accomplish safe and large capacity to transfer videos from phone to computer, the most powerful Android Video Transfer software - Coolmuster Android Assistant (for Android devices) and iOS Video Transfer - Coolmuster iOS Assistant (for iPhone/iPad/iPod) come to assist you! These 2 software are specialized in manage files on Android or iOS device, and you can easily get videos from phone to computer without hassle. They relate to visual display systems, and more particularly, to device for alternating the display at selected locations, which helps you select the videos you want more directly.

Key Features:

* For Coolmuster Android Assistant, it supports Android operating system and allows you to transfer contacts, call logs, text messages, music, photos, videos, books, etc. from Android phone to PC or Mac. You can also import videos from PC to Android phone.
* For Coolmuster iOS Assistant, it supports iOS operating system and you can freely transfer contacts, SMS, music, videos, photos, eBooks, notes, bookmarks, notes, apps from iPhone/iPad/iPod to computer.
* Send videos without losing quality
* Safe and keep your privacy. Coolmuster Android Assistant and Coolmuster iOS Assistant are 100% read only, and they won't alter your phone data without your permission.
* Widely compatible with all generations of iPhone, iPad, iPod, Samsung, Sony, LG, Huawei, ZTE, Motorola and other Android devices., including the latest iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max and iPhone XS Max/XS/XR/X/8 Plus/8/7 Plus/7/6s Plus/6s/6 Plus/6/5S, Samsung Galaxy S10/S10+/S10e/S9+/S9, Samsung Galaxy Note 9/Note 9 Plus, etc.

With large capacity, Coolmuster manages to develop a high-tech transfer method to keep all quality in the videos. At the same time, it ensures safety and privacy to transfer your files without being attack and detected by hacker. Moreover, its anti-viru function keeps all your video file safely protected. Here we provided two kinds of devices for you to easily follow.

1.1 How to Transfer Videos from Android to PC/Mac with Coolmuster Android Assistant (for Android)

Step 1: Install the software to your PC.

Download Coolmuster Android Assistant below and follow the easy one-click step in order to open the software.

After you successfully installed, the graphical user interfaces will be shown like this:

launch android videos transfer

Step 2: Match Android to desktop.

With USB cable connected successfully to PC, the interface will react immediately to show you that devices are being well connected. Meanwhile, all the files in Android will be detected and shown visibly in Coolmuster Android Assistant's interface.

connect android to pc

Step 3: Download the videos from Android phone to computer.

Go to Videos on the left items list > Choose the videos you want and tick the table square > Click "Export" on the top.

how to transfer videos from phone to computer with coolmuster android assistant

If you can't find your videos in your document library, try to change your document library path to a familiar one, for example, desktop. If needed, you can learn more solutions to transfer videos from Android to PC here.

Video Tutorial:

Watch the video to learn more details on how to transfer videos from Android to PC or Mac.

Tips: Get your videos lost from Android? Check the solutions to retrieve deleted videos & music from Android mobiles.

1.2 How to Get Videos from Phone to Computer with Coolmuster iOS Assistant (for iPhone/iPad)

Step 1: Install the software to your PC.

Download Coolmuster iOS Assistant directly in this website and follow the easy one-click step in order to open the software.

After you successfully installed, the graphical user interfaces will be shown like this:

launch the ios video transfer

Note: Please install the latest iTunes on your computer to detect your iDevice successfully.

Step 2: Match iPhone/iPad to desktop.

With USB cable connected successfully to PC, the interface will react immediately to show you that devices are being well connected. Meanwhile, all the files in iPhone/iPad will be detected and shown visibly in Coolmuster iOS Assistant's interface.

connect iphone to pc to transfer videos

Step 3: Download videos from phone to computer now.

Go to Videos on the left items list > Choose the videos you want and tick the table square > Click "Export" on the top.

how to transfer videos from phone to computer with ios video transfer

If you can't find your videos in your document library, try to change your document library path to a familiar one, for example, desktop.

Video Tutorial:

Please watch the video to learn more details on how to get videos from phone to computer step by step.

Part 2: How to Upload Videos from Phone to Computer with Cloud Service

Cloud Service can transfer your videos in a non-cable way, and since it is as easy as sending an email, several people prefer this way.

2.1 How to Upload a Video from Phone to Computer via iCloud (for iPhone)

iCloud is built into every Apple devices, all your photos, files, notes, are safe and touchable wherever you are. Videos can be stored in every apple devices in your account. So, if you are an Apple fancy, you can easily get video from phone to computer via iCloud.

Step 1: Open Mac notebook and login in your iCloud account. Please be noted that this way is only for Apple computer and phone users.

Step 2: Upload your videos to iCloud. Select the video > Choose "More" icon > "Share" > Choose "Via iCloud".

Step 3: Download the videos from your iCloud in PC. Open iCloud files > Download videos to desktop.

 how to transfer videos from phone to computer via icloud

2.2 How to Download Videos from Phone to Computer via iTunes (for iPhone)

Sometimes, people would think how to upload video from phone to computer, and these videos may not be a video taken from reality, just MV. Therefore, iTunes can meet their needs. However, if you have used Coolmuster iOS Assistant before. I dare to say you don't need iTunes anymore. In contrast to Coolmuster iOS Assistant easy one-click option, iTunes has set many limitations for user to transfer MV videos. First, you should purchase it, then, you have transferred it manually. But anyway, it can be a method for some people.

Step 1; Launch the latest iTunes and login your Apple account in iTunes.

Step 2: Connect your phone and PC with USB cable.

Step 3: Choose Store the videos and authorize the phone with permission.

Step 4: Go to the videos > Choose transfer the purchases > Download.

how to transfer videos from phone to computer with itunes

2.3 How to Transfer Large Videos from Phone to Computer via Google Drive (for Android)

Google Drive can share and storage your videos though cloud. And it almost have not limitation on how large your videos are.

Step 1: Login your Google Drive account on both your phone and computer

Step 2: Upload video files to Google Drive. Go to photography > Choose the video > Choose "Share" icon > Upload.

Step 3: Download videos on PC from Google Drive.

how to transfer videos from phone to computer with google drive

However, the speed of uploading is very slow, you should have a long preparation for it. Instead, if you use Coolmuster Android/iOS Assistant, you will definitely in love with its speed.

2.4 How to Send Videos from Phone to Computer via Email

Email is always a good way to transfer files, sometimes it can solve some small videos within 1 or 2 mins. Here is the method to transfer video from android to PC

Step 1: Select the video you want to send.

Step 2: Go to "More" option > Send > via email > sign in your email account.

Step 3: Download it from PC.

In this way, you can transfer videos from phone to computer! But it always has a limitation on how large your videos are.

 how to transfer videos from phone to computer via email

Part 3: How to Transfer Videos from Phone to Computer with USB Cable

When talking about how to upload videos from phone to computer, what first comes to people's mind is transferring via USB Cable. Here are some instructions of how to transfer videos from phone to computer with usb:

Step 1:Connect your phone to the PC. After connected successfully, the computer will detect and ask you to open the documents named by your phone.

Step 2: Search the videos you want to transfer one by one. A large files will shown in front of you, you have to search the name of your videos files and open it. Then, choose the videos that needed to be download to the laptop.

Tips: Usually, the name of the files will be named as "Video", if not try to find "DCIM".

 how to transfer videos from phone to computer by drag and drop

However, the method has two drawbacks, one is the files can't be visual display in order, you have to find the documents in a disorder way. Moreover, phone is a USB storage in a sense, if your phone is a cyber virus carrier, the computer can't detect and against it, so this can be a dangerous way to transfer videos.

Summary

In conclusion, Coolmuster Android Assistant or Coolmuster iOS Assistant is the most recommend way for you to transfer large or small videos. For its capacity, safety and fast-transfer design can always surprise you and safe your time!

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