How to Transfer Data from iPhone to Samsung With Ease

Have switched from iPhone to Samsung but have no idea how to transfer data from iPhone to Samsung? In this article, you can get several methods to move data from iPhone to Samsung with ease. Follow and keep reading this article to learn more.

Joy Taylor Last Updated: May. 26, 2021

As one of the most well-known phone brands, Samsung is always leading the development of Android devices. For example, the Samsung Galaxy S20 Ultra 5G and Note20 Ultra 5G, etc. devices are equipped with shiny design, well-qualified camera, and other features.

Sometimes, we may switch our phones due to phones broken or just want to try some other brands. However, we have to admit that it is indeed a bothering issue to transfer the contents from one device to the other device when we switched phones from iPhone to Android or Android to iPhone.

If you just switched from iPhone to Samsung and want to find ways to transfer data from iPhone to Samsung, luckily, you can find the methods available to solve the issue in this article. Just keep reading to get these methods!

Transfer Contents From iPhone to Samsung via Samsung Smart Switch Wirelessly

Samsung Smart Switch is an app developed by Samsung which enables the users to transfer data from other devices like iPhone, Android, etc. to Samsung at ease. With the help of this app, you are able to transfer data like photos, contacts, music, and calendar, and so on to Samsung effectively. Here, I will show you how to use it to transfer data between iPhone and Samsung wirelessly.

Please charge your iPhone and Samsung because data transfer may need quite a while of time. In addition, you need to make sure that both of the devices are connected to Wi-Fi.

Step 1. Backup your iPhone with iCloud.

Head to Settings app > click the name banner > choose iCloud > enable iCloud backup > wait for a while until the backup process finished.

Step 2. Move data from iPhone to Samsung through Samsung Smart Switch wirelessly.

  1. Run Samsung Smart Switch on your Samsung > look through the privacy alarm, then click Agree > then click Start option.
  2. You can view Bring your data to your new phone interface > click Receive data option on the screen > choose Wireless option from the Get Connected interface.
  3. Please choose iPhone/iPad option when the Samsung device reminds you to choose what’s your old device > enter your iCloud account and password to log in > enter the code that pops up on your iPhone to Samsung > click OK.
  4. Select the data you want to move > click Import option to start transferring the data from iPhone to Samsung until the Done page shows.
Move Data Wirelessly

Move Data Wirelessly

Move Data from iPhone to Samsung via USB Cable

When we are using USB to transfer files from iPhone to Samsung, we also need the assistance of Samsung Smart Switch. Moreover, this way requires some other tools, like iOS USB cable and USB to USB adapter (OTG cable) so as to connect the iPhone and Samsung device.

Step 1. Run Samsung Smart Switch on your Samsung device > click the Start button on the app’s welcome interface > choose the USB cable transfer option > use the USB cable and adapter to connect iPhone to Samsung.

Move Data to Samsung via USB Cable

Move Data to Samsung via USB Cable

Step 2. After connected iPhone to Samsung, please click the Trust option on your iPhone to enable Samsung to transfer data from your iPhone to Samsung > click Next.

Step 3. You can choose the contents you prefer to transfer > finally, click the Transfer option to start the data transfer journey.

Transfer Data From iPhone to Samsung via A Transfer Tool

If you don’t have a suitable USB cable to connect your iPhone device and Samsung phone, you can turn to an iPhone to Samsung data transfer tool. Some transfer tools are quite perfect nowadays. They can simply transfer whatever you want from iPhone to Samsung. Here in this part, 2 of them are recommended.

# 1. PhoneTrans – The Most Reliable iPhone to Samsung Transfer Utility.

PhoneTrans is one of the most perfect iPhone to Samsung data transfer tools. It supports transferring data selectively and wholly from one device to another. That’s to say you can transfer iPhone data to Samsung as you want to. No matter iPhone photos, contacts, messages, or any other data, you can move them from iPhone to Samsung in clicks via PhoneTrans.

Let’s take a look at how to transfer iPhone data to Samsung with PhoneTrans.

Step 1. Download and install PhoneTrans on your computer. Meanwhile, connect your iPhone and Samsung to the computer with USB cables.

Free Download

Free Download

* 100% Clean & Safe

Free Download * 100% Clean & Safe

Step 2. Now run PhoneTrans on your computer. Choose Phone to Phone on the left panel and choose Quick Transfer on the right. And then tap Start Transfer to go on.

Choose Phone to Phone - Quick Transfer

Choose Phone to Phone – Quick Transfer

Step 3. Follow the on-screen instructions of PhoneTrans. Now you will see all the data you can transfer from iPhone to Samsung. You can select the data you want to transfer and click on Transfer Now to start iPhone data transfer.

Select Any Data from iPhone to Android

Select Any Data from iPhone to Android

#2. AnyDroid – Transfer Everything Directly from iPhone to Samsung.

AnyDroid can achieve the transferring process wirelessly as well. As a 100% safe and comprehensive data transfer expert, AnyDroid is designed to help millions of mobile users to transfer data among iOS devices, android phones, and even iCloud with a few clicks. It covers a wide range of data types and helps you transfer data in minutes.

Now freely download AnyDroid on your pc or computer > Connect your phones to the computer while under the same WiFi > Click on Content to Android option > follow the instructions to transfer contents from iPhone to Samsung with a few clicks.

Click on Content to Android

Click on Content to Android

Transfer Data from iPhone to Samsung via iTunes Backup

iTunes and iCloud are extremely important for Apple users to backup or restore their data, which also are the essential tools for moving data from iPhone to Samsung. Of course, you also need to use Samsung Smart Switch as an assistant when using iTunes or iCloud to transfer data between devices. Here, I’d like to brief you on how to move data from iPhone to Samsung via iTunes backup.

Step 1. Backup iPhone with iTunes.

You can refer to how to backup and restore iPhone/iPad with iTunes to learn detailed steps to backup iPhone.

Step 2. Download and install the latest Samsung Smart Switch on PC.

Please go to Samsung’s official website to download the Samsung Smart Switch.

Step 3. Move data from iPhone to Samsung via iTunes backup on PC.

Run Samsung Smart Switch on PC > connect your Samsung device to PC > Choose the Restore option > click More Backup option > choose iTunes backup data from the drop-down list of Select a backup to restore > click Restore Now to start transferring data from iTunes backup to Samsung device.

The Bottom Line

Samsung Smart Switch is the key tool for successfully transferring data from iPhone to Samsung. With it, you are able to move contents from iPhone to Samsung wirelessly, via USB cable or iTunes backup at ease. If you prefer a simpler way to transfer data between devices, AnyDroid will be your best choice. Anyway, you can find out the most suitable method as per your needs!

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Member of iMobie team as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iOS & Android related issues.

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