The new iPhone 7 Plus has recently launched, which means many people will be buying it. So, if you are one of those people who is switching to an iPhone from an Android mobile device, then this article is for you. When you buy your new iPhone 7 Plus, you would definitely need to transfer your phone date from your Android Smartphone to iPhone 7 Plus. This can include your photos, contacts, accounts, calendars, audios, videos, etc. But, transferring your data from Android to iPhone 7 Plus can be a bit difficult task, as both of them have different operating systems. However, now you can easily as well as quickly transfer your phone data from your Android Smartphone to your new iPhone 7 Plus.
Now, you would be wondering how you can do so? There are two ways to do so. One is through the dr.fone software and the other is the Move to iOS app. So, let us see at both these ways to transfer data from Android to iPhone 7 Plus.
- Part 1: Quick way to transfer data from Android to iPhone 7 Plus – dr.fone (Switch)
- Part 2: Transfer data from Android to iPhone 7 Plus – Move to iOS
The first part deals with transferring data from Android to iPhone 7 Plus in a quick and easy way, which is through the dr.fone program. This software is offered by Wondershare, which is known for offering a wide assortment of programs for mobile devices and computers.
dr.fone – Switch is a data transfer tool that can easily as well as quickly transfer your content between iOS, Android, Symbian, and Windows devices, irrespective of the network you have. You just need your computer, which will work as an intermediary device.
dr.fone – Switch allows you to transfer all types of data from your mobile device, including your contacts, call logs, text messages, calendar, photos, videos, music, and apps. It makes transferring data from Android to iPhone 7 Plus easy without any hassles.
How to transfer data from Android to iPhone 7 Plus using dr.fone?
Have a look at the following steps in order to transfer your data from Android to iPhone 7 Plus.
Step 1: Open the dr.fone software and connect your devices
The first step is to begin the dr.fone program on your PC and then connect your Android mobile device as well as your new iPhone 7 Plus with your PC. You can do this with the help of USB cables. After opening the software on your computer, you will see a welcome screen.
Here, you need to press ‘Switch.' The dr.fone program will now automatically detect your Android Smartphone and iPhone 7 Plus. If the position of the devices is wrong, then you can click on the ‘Flip' button.
Step 2: Choose the data you want to move
Now, you must choose the data that you want to move. You can do this by checking the box before every file type in the big box, which is displayed on the two devices. After this, click ‘Start Transfer' in order to begin the transfer procedure. Make sure that both the devices are connected during the whole data transfer procedure, so that your content transfer is successful.
This is how you can transfer your phone data from your Android to iPhone 7 Plus. Although this seems quite easy, before you make a decision to buy the dr.fone program, you must learn about its pros and cons.
- Simple to use for everyone, whether a novice or an expert
- Quick process
- Seamless transfer procedure
- Although the program offers a trial version, it has very limited features
You can also transfer data from Android to iPhone 7 Plus through an official Apple solution, namely, Move to iOS app. You can transfer your photos, contacts, accounts, and calendars from Android to iPhone 7 Plus through this app. However, you would need a direct Wi-Fi connection for this method.
How to transfer data from Android to iPhone 7 Plus using Move to iOS app?
You can download the Move to iOS app from Google Play and easily use it by following the below-mentioned steps.
Step 1: Setup your new iPhone 7 Plus
The first step is to turn on your iPhone and set it up by following the setup wizard. Complete all the steps, until you see the ‘Apps & Data' step. Now, click on ‘Move Data from Android' option in order to transfer your phone data from your Android mobile device to iPhone 7 Plus.
Step 2: Begin the Move to iOS mobile app on Android
Start the Move to iOS mobile app on your Android Smartphone and click on ‘Continue.' Read the given terms and conditions and click ‘Agree' in order to accept them, so that you can start the transfer procedure. Now, you will see the option of ‘Find your code,' click on that and then on ‘Next.'
Step 3: See the 10-digit code
On your iPhone 7 Plus, click ‘Continue' on the screen of ‘Move Data from Android.' Now, you will see a code of 10 digits.
Step 4: Transfer your data from Android to iPhone 7 Plus
Now, enter this code in the Move to iOS mobile app on your Android mobile device and then choose the content that you want to transfer from Android to iPhone 7 Plus. Click on ‘Next,' which will start the transfer procedure. Wait for some time. Meanwhile, leave both your phones and do not use them. After a few minutes, you will see that your phone data has been successfully transferred from Android to iPhone 7 Plus.
This is how you can transfer your phone data from Android to iPhone 7 Plus using Move to iOS app. However, before you use this method, have a look at the pros and cons of this method.
- The Move to iOS is an official mobile app, which means it is highly recommended and legitimate
- It can transfer content from Android to Apple devices quickly without any intermediary
- The app works with only new iPhones or reset ones
- It only works for transferring data from Android to iOS devices and not vice versa
Thus, you can choose the method, which you find easy and quick, and then transfer your data from Android to iPhone 7 Plus. Do not forget to consider the pros and cons of each method, before opting for one.