Blog entry by Alex IT Expert
It becomes easier to move the calendars, contacts, accounts, and photos from the Android phone to the new iPad or iPhone than before with the help of Apple’s Move to the iOS app. Apple has introduced the first-ever app that will convert the move data from old Android to the new iPhone device over the Wi-Fi network. Though Move to an iOS application can transfer all the data, it will not transfer the apps, passwords, or music. Users can also transfer files from the Android phone to the iPad or iPhone, which has iOS 9 or above. If you want to move data, then you are on the right post. Go through the blog and follow the instructions to switch from Android to iPad or iPhone.
How to Move the Data
If you want to move the data from Android to iPhone or iPad, then you can follow the provided steps:
- Customize the iPad or iPhone till you reach to Apps and Data option.
- Click on the Move Data from the Android button.
- Launch Google Play Store.
- Now, locate Move to iOS.
- Go to the app listing of Move to iOS.
- Click on Install.
- Press the accept to agree to the permissions.
- Hit the Open option when it is installed.
- Click on Continue on both the devices.
- Select Agree.
- On the Android, press Next.
- Insert the 12-digit code on the Android device, which is shown on the iPad or iPhone.
When typed code, Android will be linked with an iPad or iPhone over the Wi-Fi connection to decide what to transfer.
It may ask to transfer the information of Google account, text messages, chrome bookmarks, contacts and videos, and photos in the gallery. Choose everything that you want to shift there. It will transfer the chosen data to the iPad or iPhone and situate suitable content with the right apps. Both devices will disconnect, then it will display to take the old device to the Apple store where it can be recycled. When the procedure of transfer completes
Click on the Continue Setting Up iPad or the Continue Setting Up iPhone on the phone, then set up the Apple ID or sign in to an existing account. When the procedure is complete, you will be asked to log into the account that you have transferred from the previous Android device. The processing time depends on the amount of data you have stored, including videos and photos. Transferring 400 MB of files, it requires 8 minutes from beginning to customize iPhone to insert account passwords.
Alex Smith is a Microsoft Office expert and has been working in the technical industry since 2002. As a technical expert, Alex has written technical blogs, manuals, white papers, and reviews for many websites such as office.com/setup.