The Easiest Way to Transfer Files and Data to A New iPhone

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Nathalie Updated on Jun 22, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

This year, Apple's new phone (iPhone 8/iPhone 8 plus/iPhone X) has been released for a few months, many Apple fans can not wait to buy a new phone. Did you get a new iPhone? No matter what iPhone you have got and which old iPhone you upgraded from, when you get your new iPhone, some problems may bother you like: How can I switch to a new iPhone? Or, how to transfer files and data to a new iPhone? 

In fact, there are a few ways to transfer files and data to a new iPhone, but for most of us, iTunes or iCloud is the first option, even the only option. However, transfer files and data to a new iPhone via iTunes or iCloud requires making a backup of the old iPhone which is then restored to the new iPhone. Absolutely it takes a long time and has high requirement for the stability and speed of your Wi-Fi. So is there any other free and simple way to transfer your files and data from the old iPhone to the new one? This post will show you the easiest free ways to transfer files and data to a new iPhone. Just read on to learn the details.

How to transfer files and data to a new iPhone without iTunes/ iCloud?

Besides iTunes and iCloud, you can also transfer files and data to a new iPhone using third-party software. There are many such tools on the market for you to choose from. Here we will recommend you the world's first completely free iPhone data transfer software - EaseUS MobiMover Free which allows you to transfer files and data to a new iPhone with simple clicks, no matter it's from old iPhone or from the computer. This free software supports more than 10 file types, such as music, video, books, calendar, message, photo, notes, bookmark and more. So you can transfer all your data to your new iPhone easily. During this process, you can selectively transfer the content what you want and you needn't restore your iPhone, won't erase any existing data on both of your old iPhone and new iPhone. Next, follow the tutorial below to transfer files and data to a new iPhone with EaseUS MobiMover Free. (The steps below show you how to copy all data from one iPhone to another. if you want to transfer a specific category like transferring photos from iPhone to iPhone, learn how to do it from the related article.)

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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 choose iDevice to iDevice mode on the main screen.

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Step 2: 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 on the main screen and use the custom transfer feature. If you find the source/target device isn’t correct, you can click the drop-down arrow next to your iPhone device to set it correctly.

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Step 3: Now, click Transfer to begin to transfer data from old iPhone to new iPhone at a fast speed. MobiMover will send the data to its corresponding application, such as pictures to Photos, songs to Music, movies to Videos, etc..

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For users who want to transfer files from iPad to iPhone 8/8 Plus/X, you are offered with detailed user guide.