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.

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Apple released its new generation iPhone in September, which is called iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus. If you have got one as your first iPhone, then you should be most concerned about how to move data from your Android to the new iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus like contactsmessagesWhatsApp messages, photos, videos, music and more .

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 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

Here in the first part, we'd like to introduce you one easy-to-use mobile data transfer tool – AnyTrans. This professional tool can meet your all needs in transferring data from Android to your iPhone 7, with 100% Safe & Security. AnyTrans 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.

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, WhatsApp 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 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.

So why not download it now, and then we get started with the detailed steps?

Step 1. Run AnyTrans on your PC/Mac > Connect Android and iPhone to it.

Step 2. Choose the iOS Mover option at the top of it > Scroll down to the shortcut screen. While if you are just planning to move one type of data, you can do it at the category page > Choose Content to iOS.

Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 7/7 Plus with AnyTrans - Step 2

Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 7/7 Plus with AnyTrans - Step 2

Step 3. Make sure of that the source Android phone, and the target iPhone are correct > Check the types of data you would like to transfer. Here we take all data as an example > Click the right arrow to start transferring.

Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 7/7 Plus with AnyTrans - Step 3

Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 7/7 Plus with AnyTrans - Step 3

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

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 > Choose Add Account > Choose Google Gmail > Enter your account info > Tap Next > Turn on Mail, Contacts and Calendars.

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.

Hope this guide can help you move data from Android to iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus successfully. If you have any other idea, just share it in Comment Section. And if you find this guide is helpful, do not forget to share it with your friends.

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