How to transfer data from Android to iPhone using the “Move to iOS” application

Apple has released a simple and convenient tool for new iPhone or iPad users, which makes it easy

Transfer data from an old Android device by adding the option ‘Transfer data from Android’ to the iOS setup process.

While there are thousands of applications availableIn the App Store, which make it easy to transfer data from an Android device, Apple has integrated data transfer from Android directly into the iOS setup process, which greatly simplifies the transition from Android to iOS for novice iOS users.

Keep in mind that you you can not Transfer all your installed applications and games or their data, for example, you cannot transfer messages from WhatsApp or any other similar client.

So, how do you transfer your data from an Android device to an iPhone using “Move to iOS”? Read the steps below to find out.

Note: The instructions below require setting up your iOS device from scratch.

How to transfer data from android to iphone

Step 1: In the process of setting up iOS on your iPhone or iPad asof the new device, stop at the step “Programs and data”. At the very bottom, a new item “Move Data from Android” (Move Data from Android) has appeared, select it.

Step 2: Continue the setup process. Then you will be asked to download the “Move to iOS” application on your Android device, a 10-digit code will appear

Step 3: Now on your Android device, go toGoogle Play and download Apple's “Move to iOS“ app. Or download the Move to iOS apk file from the link. Launch the application, click “Continue”, and then read and agree to the terms.

You will see a screen with a message, as in the screenshot below. Just click on the “Next” button located in the upper right corner of the display and start entering the code that was displayed on the iPhone or iPad.


Step 4: Your iPhone or iPad will connect to Androida device that should be on the same Wi-Fi network with you. This process may take about two minutes. After that, the “Move to iOS” application on your Android device will display data that you can transfer to the new iOS device.

Step 5: To start the transfer process, select the data,which you would like to transfer and click "Next" (Next). You can transfer contacts, messages, photos, videos, bookmarks, Google accounts and calendar entries. This data may vary, depending on the Android device.

The process may take several minutes, depending on the size of the data,

Step 6: After the data transfer process is completed, you can continue to set up your iPhone or iPad.

At the end of the data transfer process in the “Move to iOS” application on Android, a message appears stating that you can leave your old Android device in any Apple Store for free disposal.

Please note that during the transfer of your Google accounts, you need to log in to them before the data is synchronized with the device.