AirDrop is a service that provides file sharing without the need for a Wi-Fi network, configuration or mass-storage devices.
Both the sender and the recipient may need to enter each other's Apple ID.
AirDrop must be turned on for both the sending and receiving device.
The steps below apply to the following models:
iPhone X / XS / XS Max / XR
iPhone 8 / 8 Plus
iPhone 7 / 7 Plus
iPhone 6 / 6 Plus / 6s / 6s Plus
iPhone 5 / 5c / 5s
From a created note, picture, video or map location/directions, tap the Share icon .
If applicable, select (check) the desired photo(s) or video(s) in the album.
To share contact info from within the contact, tap Share Contact.
From the AirDrop area, select the desired recipient(s).
To complete an AirDrop transfer, the recipient must tap Accept when prompted.