“I need to put all the text messages to my new Galaxy S8 phone from iPhone, the SMS is related to my work, I can’t lose it. Any ways without complicated steps to finish the transfer task? Thanks.” - Hugo
As we know, tough people like to chat with others via Internet services apps for example WeChat, text messaging is still the normal way most people communicate with friends and family. Typically when users change phones, it's like starting the conversations all over again, as text message history typically doesn't come along for the new device. Transferring your iPhone text messages to your new Samsung is a bit tricky, but it is possible. This guide will show you the best ways to get these messages onto Samsung Galaxy S8 from iPhone directly.
Copy iPhone SMS to Samsung Galaxy S8
The best solutions to copy SMS from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S8 is to use professional software called Phone Transfer. It is one of the most powerful programs for data transfer between two mobile devices. The transferrable data including contacts, SMS, photos, videos, music, call log, calendars, apps. It currently supports iOS, Android, Windows and Blackberry OS. In addition, Phone Transfer works well for backup data from mobile device to computer, restore backup to device on computer. Phone Transfer is a superb data manage tool for mobile device indeed.
How to Transfer SMS from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S8
Step 1. Connect iPhone and Samsung to the Computer
Connect both two devices to the computer via USB cable. Once connected, both devices should be detected by the computer. Install and run Phone Transfer program on computer. Click "Phone to Phone Transfer" option in the home page of program.
Step 2. Select SMS File to Transfer
Click "Text messages" file and then click on the "Start Transfer" button on the main screen of program. Note :iPhone as the export device should be on the left side and Samsung as the import device should be on the right side.
Step 3. Transferring SMS from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S8
After selecting the items you are preparing to transfer and click "Start Transfer" button to begin the transferring process. It should be done in a few minutes, depending on how many SMS stored on the iPhone. Besides SMS, contacts /photos/music/videos and more transfer are also supported by the program.