How to Get iCloud Photos on Android – For Free, Without PC

Moving from iPhone to Android, there are lot many things to do as moving from Apple to any Android device isn’t that easier. For anyone looking to transfer photos over without use of any professional paid services, here is the simple method to get your job done as we at shows process on how to get iCloud Photos on Android phone, tablet.Transfer Photos from iCloud to Android


Turn on iCloud Photo Library

First thing you should do is to enable turn on iCloud Photo Library on iOS device. So on your iPhone or iPad, go to Settings > iCloud and then under Photos you will find iCloud Photo Library.iCloud Photo Backup

That’s it, now wait for sometime until your photos gets available for access online because it needs to get synchronized.

iCloud Photos to Android

It’s the time to get over to Android. Do the following things –

  • Now on your Android phone, go to browser and enter You are more likely to encounter an error with message “Your browser is not currently supported” and this is because it only supports Safari on any iOS devices or its just available as desktop version.iCloud on Android
  • Don’t worry we have a fix – Set your web browser on Android to request the desktop version. It can be done by going through Options under browser settings and you will find option of ‘Request Desktop Site‘ or ‘desktop view‘.Chrome Desktop View
  • Once you do that, will be available for access but as desktop version and it will be hard for you to navigate in smaller size handsets.
  • It’s the time you enter your Apple ID and password.iCloud Apple ID
  • Once logged in click on Photos to view all the photos and videos on your cloud.iCloud Photos
  • I am seeing the site in landscape mode.iCloud on Desktop
  • It will be available to view and even to download.iCloud Photo Downloads
  • As I didn’t perform the iCloud Settings in Step 1, it gave me that message. For you photos will be directly available to view.
  • You are now free to select whichever photos you want. Once selected, hit the big blue “Download” button on top right.
  • You will be able to download all of your iCloud Photos and videos, all on your Android phone without the need of computer.