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How to Sync Data from Old iPhone to New iPhone 8 for Free

2017-08-22 16:27:19 Posted by Myra to iPhone Data Transfer

Summary:
If you have bought the new iPhone 8, you probably need to know how to copy the content from your old iPhone to the new one. Here in this blog post are 2 free methods about how to make it.

Once you’ve bought a new iPhone, you may not just want to transfer photos from iPhone to iPhone. Instead, the thing you want to do first may be syncing all the data from your old iPhone to the new one. And you probably hope you can make it quickly and safely without data loss. Here this blog post covers two ways to sync data to your iPhone 8, either with MobiMover or iTunes. With MobiMover, you can transfer data from iPhone to iPhone in simple steps without the existing data on your iPhone 8 being replaced by the newly transferred data. While with iTunes, the content from your old iPhone will replace all the things on your iPhone 8 after the data syncing. Choose the tip that you think is better to help you.

Part 1: How to sync data from old iPhone to new iPhone 8 with MobiMover (Free Tip)

To sync data from your old iPhone to your new iPhone 8 easily, here I’d like to recommend a free iPhone transfer tool for you, which is MobiMover Free. With it, you can not only transfer data between your iOS devices (iPhone and iPad) but also transfer data between your iOS device and PC. Follow the steps below to learn how to use MobiMover to sync data from your old iPhone to your new iPhone 8.

Step 1: Download and install MobiMover on your PC running Window 10/8.1/8/7. Make sure you have installed iTunes on your PC, which can help MobiMover to identify your iPhone.

Step 2: Connect both of your iPhones to PC and run MobiMover. Remember to connect your old iPhone to the computer first for you don't need to switch your devices later. Click "Trust" on your iPhone screen to continue.

How to sync data from old iPhone to new iPhone 8 with MobiMover - Step 2

Step 3: Tap on Transfer to Other Device and wait for the content of your old iPhone to be loaded. MobiMover will select all the detected item automatically. Check the items you'd like to transfer and then Click "Transfer" to begin.

How to sync data from old iPhone to new iPhone 8 with MobiMover - Step 3

Step 4: The the transfer process may take a while, depending on the size of the files you transfer. When it's finished, you can go to your iPhone 8 to check the data transferred.

How to sync data from old iPhone to new iPhone 8 with MobiMover - Step 4

With MobiMover, you can not only sync data between two iOS devices like introduced in the tip above but also manage your iPhone/iPad content by, for example, deleting contacts on iPhone. Want to know more features about MobiMover? Just download it and have a try.

Part 2: How to sync data from old iPhone to new iPhone 8 with iTunes

If you choose this method, you need to back up your old iPhone to the computer using iTunes first. And then restore your new iPhone 8 with the backup of your old iPhone. After that, the content on your old iPhone will be synced to your new device. Follow the step below after you have backed up your old iPhone with iTunes.

Step 1: Connect your iPhone 8 to PC and launch iTunes.

Step 2: Hit on the Device icon and choose "Summary".

Step 3: Choose "Restore iPhone", select the backup of your old iPhone and click "Restore".

Step 4: When it’s finished, you can go to your iPhone 8 to check the content.

How to sync data from old iPhone to new iPhone 8 with iTunes