How to Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus Easily

Summary

Want to transfer data from Android to iPhone 7 but do not know how? Here in this guide we list some easy to operate methods to help you move data from Android to iPhone 7/7 Plus.

by Lena Follow @iMobie_Inc

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Tired of Android phone, now you just get one new iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus to have a try. As a long time Android phone user, you may know how to transfer data between two Android phones, however, this time you may get confused about how to switch from Android to iPhone.

Here in this guide we have collected some easy to operate methods to help you move data from Android to iPhone 7 smoothly. You can first read these methods and then choose the one you prefer to transfer your data from Android to iPhone 7/7 Plus. By the way, we also offer the guide to help you Set Up and Activate Your New iPhone 7, and also give you some useful Tips and Tricks to Maintain Your iPhone 7.

1. Transfer Data with AnyTrans for iOS 2. Transfer Data with Move to iOS 3. Sync Contacts/Mail/Calendars 4. Sync Photos/Music with iTunes

Part 1. Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 7/7 Plus with AnyTrans for iOS

Here in the first part, we'd like to introduce you one easy-to-use mobile data transfer tool – AnyTrans for iOS. This professional tool can meet your all needs in transferring data from Android to your iPhone 7, with 100% Safe & Security. It is suitable for selectively transferring, which means that, with this app, you can transfer several songs or videos from your android phone to iPhone. Below are the outstanding features of AnyTrans for iOS.

1. You can selectively complete both selectively single or several files transferring, and all files moving in one click.

2. It covers wide range of data types. You can move contacts, messages, photos, music and videos, etc.

3. Besides to iOS device, you can also move some type of data to iTunes and iCloud directly.

4. A big concern when data transferring would always be the time-costing issue. AnyTrans for iOS promises you the shortest transferring time - less than 5 minutes, depending on the amount of your data.

5. With so many astounding and amazing features, it is just for FREE. Without spending a penny you can achieve Android to iOS goal. So why not download and install it now on your computer and follow us to move contacts from Android to iPhone.

Steps to Transfer Data from Android to iPhone At Once

Step 1. Download, install and launch AnyTrans for iOS > Connect your Android phone and iPhone to computer via USB cables.

Step 2. Click iOS Mover > Go to the shortcut screen > Choose Content to iOS.

How to Transfer Data from Android to iPhone At Once – Step 2

How to Transfer Data from Android to iPhone At Once – Step 2

Step 3. Choose all kinds of files you want to transfer based on your needs > Click the right arrow to start transferring.

How to Move Data from Android to iPhone At Once – Step 3

How to Move Data from Android to iPhone At Once – Step 3

Steps to Transfer Data from Android to iPhone Selectively

Step 1. Download, install and launch AnyTrans for iOS > Plug in your Android phone and iPhone.

Step 2. Choose iOS Mover option > Go to the category management page > Choose one category as per your needs, and here we choose Contacts.

How to Transfer Data from Android to iPhone Selectively – Step 2

How to Transfer Data from Android to iPhone Selectively – Step 2

Step 3. Preview and select the contacts you need > Click Send to Device button to start transferring.

How to Move Data from Android to iPhone Selectively – Step 3

How to Move Data from Android to iPhone Selectively – Step 3

Part 2. Move Data from Android to iPhone 7/7 Plus with Move to iOS

This method can only help you transfer certain types of files from Android to iPhone, if you want to move all your Android phone data to computer wholly or selectively, please refer to Part 1 to get the method.

Just like the Smart Switch that Samsung made for people to switch to Galaxy S7, Move to iOS is the Android app that Apple developed to help you transfer data from Android to iPhone 7. Although some people reported it’s not easy-to-use and sometimes it doesn’t work, you can also have a try since it’s free.

Detailed Steps to Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 7

Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 7 with Move to iOS

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Step 1. Set up your iPhone 7 until reach the Apps & Data screen > Choose Move Data from Android. If you have already set up your iPhone as new, then you can go to Settings > General > Reset > Erase All Content and Settings to restart.

Step 2. On your Android phone, go to Google Play to download and install Move to iOS app > Open it.

Step 3. Tap Continue on Android and iPhone 7/7 Plus > Tap Agree and Next on your Android phone.

Step 4. Enter the 10-digit code on your Android phone displayed on the iPhone. Then your Android phone will connect your iPhone 7 via a private Wi-Fi network.

Step 5. Select the data you want to transfer on Android > Tap on Next option to move data from Android to iPhone 7/7 Plus.

Part 3. Sync Contacts/Mail/Calendars from Android to iPhone 7/7 Plus

Sync Email/Calendars/Contacts to iPhone 7/7 Plus

Sync Email/Calendars/Contacts to iPhone 7/7 Plus

The iPhone supports Google, Exchange, Yahoo and many other email providers, so you can log in your email account on iPhone 7 and use the same contacts, calendars on your Android phone. Here take Gmail for example.

Step 1. On your Android phone, go to Settings > Select your Gmail account and tap Sync Calendars > Tap Sync Now. Contacts will also be synced at the same time.

Step 2. On your iPhone 7, go to Settings > Tap Mail, Contacts, Calendars (or Tap Accounts & Passwords) > Choose Add Account > Choose Google Gmail > Enter your account info > Tap Next > Turn on Mail, Contacts and Calendars sync option.

If you use some social media apps like Facebook, Twitter, Sina Weibo, and store the contacts or calendars in those accounts, then you can sync contacts or calendars to iPhone 7 via them. First download the app in App Store. After you have installed them on iPhone 7, go to Settings > Find Facebook, Twitter or other social media apps > Sign in with your account > Turn on Contacts and Calendar.

Part 4. Sync Music/Photos/Videos to iPhone 7/7 Plus with iTunes

If you can stand the complicated and time-consuming process, then you can try this method to transfer Android songs, photos and videos to iPhone 7 via iTunes. Go to download and install the latest iTunes on Mac or PC computer.

One important thing you should know: When using iTunes to sync data, it will erase the existing content on your iPhone 7. If you do not want to lose anything, then go to Part 1 to let one iTunes alternative to help you.

Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 7/7 Plus with iTunes

Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 7/7 Plus with iTunes

Step 1. Connect your Android phone to computer and copy the songs, photos, videos you want to transfer to a new folder on computer. You can install Android File Transfer on Mac or install AnyTrans for Android on PC to help you make it.

Step 2. Disconnect your Android and plug in your iPhone 7 > Open iTunes.

Step 3. Sync Music: Click on File > Choose Add Folder to Library > Choose the folder you created before and transfer music to iTunes library > Click on Device tab > Choose Music > Sync Music > Choose the entire library or specific songs > Apply.

Step 4. Sync Photos and Videos: Click Device tab > Choose Photos > Sync Photos > Select the folder you created before > Choose All folders and select include videos > Apply.

The Bottom Line

That’s all for how to move data from Android to iPhone. Which method do you prefer? Well, no matter you want to transfer all Android phone data or transfer data selectively, AnyTrans for iOS is here for help. Just get it to move your important data FOR FREE.

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