How to Transfer Info from iPhone to iPhone

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Rita Updated on Jun 28, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

For iOS device users, you may need to transfer data from your old iPhone to your new iPhone, like Apple recently launch the brand new iPhone 8 and iPhone X, we believe that many Apple fans have already got your new iPhones, but have you imported your data like SMS, music, video, contacts or some other important things from your old iPhone to your new iPhone 8 or iPhone X? If you were not, don't worry, because next, you will know how to transfer info or other data from iPhone to iPhone.

You can achieve the transfer by iCloud backups or use third-party software, and if you don't want to import iPhone data by making the iCloud backup because the process is inconvenient, you also transfer your information via third-party software. This may be much easier faster. But you can also know the way to transfer by using iCloud backups, just keep reading.

Transfer Info from iPhone to iPhone with MobiMover Free

Here we recommend you a totally free iPhone data transfer software which is praised by many users – EaseUS MobiMover Free. As the first totally free iPhone transfer software in the world, EaseUS MobiMover Free can back up your iPhone/iPad, share files between iOS devices and sync computer data to your iPhone/iPad for absolutely free. The brand new iPhone 8/8 Plus/X and other iPhones with iOS 11 are perfectly supported.

Read the following guide to transfer your data easily and safely with only a few clicks.

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Step 1: Connect the two iPhones to your computer with compatible USB cables and tap on Trust This Computer on the devices if you are required. Launch EaseUS MobiMover Free and select iDevice to iDevice model on the main screen as the image displays below.

how to transfer data from iPhone to iPhone without iTunes - step 1

Step 2: MobiMover enables you to transfer the whole or specific iPhone data files directly without using iTunes anymore. You can check the boxes to sync whatever data you need with ease.

Note: You can click the drop-down arrow next to your iPhone device to set the source/target device directly.

how to transfer data from iPhone to iPhone without iTunes - step 2

Step 3: Now, click Transfer to begin to transfer data from iPhone to iPhone without iTunes. Please don't disconnect your devices until the process has finished. When it has done, go to open the corresponding applications to check the synced items. 

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Transfer Info from iPhone to iPhone with iCloud

1. Make an iCloud Backup

  • Connect your old iPhone to the internet via Wi-Fi.
  • Go to Settings > {Your Name} > iCloud > iCloud Backup. If you are using iOS 10.2 or earlier, go to Settings > iCloud > Backup.
  • Make sure iCloud Backup is turned on then tap on "Back up now."
  • Keep the Wi-Fi connected until the process finishes.

2. Transfer Your iCloud Backup to Your New iPhone

  • Turn on your new iPhone. The device should display the "Hello" screen. If you've already set up a new device, you'll need to erase it before you can follow the steps below.
  • Follow the steps until you see the Wi-Fi screen.
  • Tap on a Wi-Fi network to join. Follow the steps until you see the "Apps & Data" screen, then tap " Restore from iCloud Backup."
  • Log in to iCloud using your Apple ID and password.
  • When prompted, select a backup. Check the date and size of each backup to ensure that the correct backup is taken.
  • Note: If you purchased iTunes or App Store content using multiple Apple IDs, you will be asked to log in to each Apple ID. If you've forgotten your password, you can skip this step by tapping " Don't have an Apple ID or forgot it.".
  • Keep the network connection and wait for the recovery process to finish, then complete the remaining setup steps shown on the screen.