"I get a new iPhone 8 from my mother as the birthday gift. However, I am really have no ways to move the data from my old Android to the new iOS device. How to do it with the most simple way?" - Donald
Apple will release the new iPhone 8 in September 2017. It have been waiting for so long. I heard that iPhone 8 is the most super and smart iOS devices, it will be contain a few outstanding new features and install the newest iOS operating system. The biggest change we’re expecting to see from the iPhone 8 is a huge ramping up of the handset’s screen-to-body ratio. That ratio describes how much of the phone’s front is occupied by display, and having an all-screen front appears to be a big trend in smartphones.
Switch Android Data to iPhone 8
Phone Transfer is a quite high user evaluation data transfer program, which supports to transfer data among iOS device and Android directly. You could use it to switch data between Android and iPhone 8 with one click, like contacts, text messages, photos, videos, call logs, music, apps. What's more, Phone Transfer offers the solution to backup and restore data for mobile device on computer safely. Phone Transfer works well for most of Android devices and iOS devices, including Samsung, HTC, Lenovo, Motorola, LG, Sony, Huawei; iPhone 8, iPhone 7, iPhone 6S/6, etc.
Part 1: Transfer Android Data to iPhone 8 via Phone Transfer
Step 1. Run Phone Transfer on the Computer
Free download Phone Transfer, install and run it on your computer > Connect both of your old Android and new iPhone 8 to the computer with USB cables.
Step 2. Select Data to Transfer
Plug in both your old Android device and iPhone 8 to the computer. Once they are detected, you can see them on the program's window. On the middle checkbox, Select the categories you want to transfer to new iPhone 8 from Android, such as Contacts, Messages, Photos, Video, Call logs.
Tips: Please make sure that your old Android as the source phone is on the left, and the iPhone 8 as the target phone is on the right. If not, you can click the "Flip" button to exchange theirs position.
Step 3. Start the Android to iPhone 8 Data Transfer
Just start the data transfer by clicking "Start Transfer". Data in your old Android will be transferred to new iPhone 8 automatically, you can check the transfer process in the interface. Depends on the file types you selected, the transfer process may take you several minutes. When it's finished, the data on your old Android will be transferred to your new iPhone 8.
Part 2: Transfer Android Data to iPhone 8 via Move to iOS" App
If you've just switched your Android phone for a new iPhone 8, you're in luck, because Apple has a way to make your transition as simple as possible with their "Move to iOS" app for Android. To help make things even easier on you, we've explain the process of using "Move to iOS" to transfer contacts, photos, messages, mail accounts, calendars, and more over to your iPhone 8.
Apple offers the "Move to iOS" app to transfer your Android data to your new iOS device. If your old device is on Android version 4.0 or later, you can move the files between Android and iPhone 8 with this method. You could download the "Move to iOS" app from Google Play.
On your Android device, turn on Wi-Fi connection. Plug your iPhone 8 and your Android device in to power.
While setting up your iPhone 8, look for the Apps & Data screen. Then tap "Move Data from Android".
*Note: If you already finished setup, you have to erase your iPhone 8 and start over. If you don't want to erase, just transfer your data manually.
Step 1. Open the "Move to iOS" app and tap "Continue" on your Android. Read the terms and conditions that appear. Tap "Agree" to continue, then tap "Next" in the top-right corner of the "Find Your Code" screen.
Step 2. On your iPhone 8, tap "Continue" on the screen called "Move from Android". Then wait for a ten-digit or six-digit code to appear. Enter the code on your Android device.
Step 3. Now, you are able to select the data that you want to transfer and tap "Next" on your Android device. Then the devices will begin to transfer data until the loading bar that appears on your iPhone 8 finishes.
Step 4. After the loading bar finishes on your iPhone 8, tap "Done" on your Android device. Then tap "Continue" on your iPhone 8 and follow the onscreen steps to finish setting it up.
Here's what are supported to be transferred via "Move to iOS" App:
Contacts, Message history, Camera photos and Videos, Web bookmarks, Mail accounts, and Calendars.