Using product images in Shopify Mobile

Note

These instructions are for the outdated Shopify Mobile app. For the best experience, upgrade to the Shopify app.

In Shopify Mobile, you can add images to your products that Shopify will use to display your products across your sales channels.

Add a product image

To add an image to a product:

  1. From the Shopify Mobile Products screen, tap a product.
  2. A preview of the product appears at the top of the screen. If the product has one or more images already, then swipe the image preview left until you see the image icon.
  3. Tap the image icon:
    Add image button iphone
  4. Choose the source of the image :
    Choose image source iphone
    To take a new photo
    1. Tap Camera to open your iPhone's camera.
    2. Take a photo with your iPhone.
    3. If you're happy with the photo, then tap Use Photo, otherwise tap Retake to try again.
    To use an existing image on your iPhone
    1. Tap Photo Library.
    2. Navigate to the image on your iPhone, and then tap the image.

The image is used for all of the product's variants. If you want a product's variants to use different images, then you need to assign the images from your Shopify admin.

Delete a product image

To remove an image from a product:

  1. From the Shopify Mobile Products screen, tap a product.
  2. If the product has multiple images, then swipe the image preview left and right to find the image that you want to delete.
  3. When you've found the image that you want to delete, tap the button:
    Delete image button iphone
  4. Tap Delete:
    Delete product image iphone

Add a product image

To add an image to a product:

  1. From the Shopify Mobile Products screen, tap a product.
  2. A preview of the product appears at the top of the screen. Swipe the image preview down:
    Product details screen android
  3. Tap the camera icon:
    Camera icon android
  4. Choose the source of the image:
    Choose image source android
    Camera
    1. Tap Take a new photo to open your Android's camera.
    2. Take a photo with your Android.
    3. If you're happy with the photo, then tap the checkmark button; otherwise tap the retake button.
    Photo Library
    1. Tap Choose from existing.
    2. Navigate to the photo on your phone, and then tap the photo.
  5. To return to the product details page, swipe the image up, or tap the back arrow:
    Product image screen android

The image is used for all of the product's variants. If you want a product's variants to use different images, then you need to assign the images from your Shopify admin.

A product's featured image is the one that's used to show the product across your sales channels. By default, the first image that you upload for a product is its featured image, but you can choose a different image at any time.

To choose a featured image for a product:

  1. From the Shopify Mobile Products screen, tap a product.
  2. There's a preview of the product image at the top of the screen. Swipe the image preview down:
    Product with multiple images android
  3. Swipe left or right to find the image that you're looking for.
  4. When you've found the image that you want to be the product's featured image, tap its star icon:
    Product image not featured android
  5. To return to the product details page, swipe the image up, or tap the back arrow:
    Featured product image android

Delete a product image

To delete a product image:

  1. From the Shopify Mobile Products screen, tap a product.
  2. Swipe the image preview down:
    Product with multiple images android
  3. If the product has multiple images, then find the image you want to delete by swiping the image preview left.
  4. When you've found the image that you want to remove, tap the delete button:
    Featured product image android
  5. Tap DELETE:
    Delete image modal android

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