How to Backup an iPhone without iTunes

Everyone likes it when their gadgets easily access apps, contents, and photos. However, the many apps and processes of image storage, and management of music purchases, can be overwhelming. There’s no need to fret, though. You can backup and restore your iPhone without iTunes, and the process is simple.

However, if you have issues doing this on your phone, the best option would be to sell your used phone and acquire the latest models. This way, it will be easier to backup your messages, photos, and more.

How can you back up your iPhone without iTunes?

Using iTunes can be stressful and intimidating. iTunes can be very slow during a backup and restore. Also, the backup size may be too large, making it necessary to consider alternatives like iCloud or Fone Cope with iOS Backup & Restore. 

There are two ways of backing up iPhone data without using iTunes. The first one is the iCloud service backup without iTunes. It’s free and with no installation required. You can use it to back up files without having to plug your device on the PC. However, it’s slow and may not be ideal for storing large amounts of data.

Here are the steps to back up the iPhone to iCloud.

Step 1: Log into your iPhone iCloud using your Apple ID and go to settings.

Step2: Under settings, click on iCloud, and the “Backup” option will pop up, turn it on and then proceed.

Step3: Tap “Back Up Now” to get an instant backup for your device. You also have the option to designate the time.

Step 4: There are various options for on /off. Choose what you want, and this includes photos, contacts, or images.

The second way is to backup iPhone to PC without iTunes or iCloud/ Fone Cope

Fone Toolkit iOS Backup is simple to use backup without iTunes. It’s a customized application that allows you to selective backup o restore data and review the files before reinstalling.

Here’s how to go about it:

Step1: Connect your computer and iPhone using a USB cable.

First, launch this toolkit, and select “Backup & Restore,” which allows you to use the lightning cable to connect your device to your computer.

Step 2: Choose the files that you wish to backup. Once the scanning is over, pick whatever you want to backup and then click” Backup.” If your iPhone’s screen is faulty, you’ll likely experience glitches, which may slow down the process. In this case, know how to fix a glitching iPhone screen, and continue with the backup process.

Step 3: Once through with the backup process, the option “View Backup History” will appear. You’ll be using it to check the backup history of several devices. To check the content, click the “View” button, and it will also enable you to print or export files.


The backup process takes some time, and the data stored on your device determines how long the process takes. You can selectively back up vast amounts of data such as messages, contacts, notes, photos, videos, app media data, and any more using iOS Backup & Restore.

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