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

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Myra Updated on Jun 20, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

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.

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Step 1: Connect both your old iPhone and new iPhone to your computer with compatible USB cables and tap on Trust This Computer on the devices to continue. Run EaseUS MobiMover Free and go to the 1-Click-Transfer interface. 

MobiMover main screen

Step 2: Click the box on the left side to set your old iPhone as the source device. And click the right one to choose the new iPhone as the target device. 

choose the source devices

Step 3: Click Next and take the following step. MobiMover allows you to transfer the whole data from old iPhone to new iPhone with one-click. If you want to copy particular items flexibly, you can click your iPhone device next to 1-Click-Transfer and use the custom transfer feature.

load all files into MobiMover

Step 4: Now, click Transfer to begin to transfer data from old iPhone to new iPhone at a fantastic speed. MobiMover will send the data to its corresponding application, such as pictures to Photos, songs to Music, movies to Videos, etc..

transfer data from old iPhone to new iPhone

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