How to Transfer Data to New iPhone 8 from iPhone or Android

After getting a new smartphone, almost every user would like to transfer their data from their existing device to a new one. If you have got an iPhone 8, then you must learn how to transfer data to new iPhone 8 from your old device. This will help you move your important data files like contacts, photos, messages, notes, videos, and more without any trouble. To make the transition easier for you, we have come up with this comprehensive guide. Read on and get to know about different ways to move your data from old iPhone or Android to your new iPhone 8.

Part 1: How to transfer data to new iPhone 8?

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To learn how to transfer data to new iPhone 8, follow these steps:

Step 1: Install MobileTrans Phone to Phone Transfer on your Windows or Mac system. Launch it and choose the option of “Phone to Phone Transfer” from the welcome screen.

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Step 2: Connect both the devices to your system and wait for a while as MobileTrans will detect them.

Step 3: Your existing phone will be listed as a source and iPhone 8 would be listed as a destination device. If not, use the Flip button to interchange their positions.

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Step 4: Select the kind of data you wish to move. To perform a complete transfer, you can simply check all the options and click on the “Start Transfer” button to proceed.

Step 5: This will initiate the transfer process. Wait for a while as your data would be moved from one device to another.

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To have a smooth iPhone 8 transfer process, make sure that both the devices would stay connected and that you won’t close the program halfway.

Part 2: How to Transfer Data to New iPhone 8 from old iPhone with iCloud?

If you want to move your data wirelessly, then you can take the assistance of iCloud as well. You can simply backup your data on iCloud and later restore it to your new iPhone. In this way, you would be able to perform iPhone to iPhone transfer seamlessly. To learn how to transfer data to new iPhone 8 from an old iPhone, follow these steps:

Step 1. Sign-in to your iCloud account on your existing iOS device and go to its Settings > iCloud > Backup.

Step 2. Turn on the option of iCloud backup and tap on the “Backup Now” button to take an immediate backup of your data.

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Step 3. After taking a backup of your data, switch on your brand new iPhone 8.

Step 4. While setting up your device, choose to restore it from iCloud.

Step 5. Simply provide your iCloud credentials and choose the backup file to restore your data to your new iPhone 8.

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Part 3: How to Transfer Data to New iPhone 8 from Android with Move to iOS App?

Apple has also come up a dedicated Android app to make it easier for Android users to move to iOS. By taking the assistance of Move to iOS app, you can transfer your data to iPhone over the air. It is a smart and easy solution to learn how to transfer data to new iPhone 8 from an Android device.

Step 1. Firstly, go to Play Store and install the Move to iOS app on your Android device.

Step 2. Now, switch on your iPhone 8 and choose to move data from Android.

Step 3. This will provide a unique verification code. Launch the app on your Android device to confirm the verification code.

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Step 4. It will generate a pop-up a message to transfer your data to iPhone. Simply commence the process and make appropriate selections.

Step 5. Wait for a while as the app will move your data from Android to iPhone 8.

How to Transfer Data to New iPhone 8 from Android

By following these steps, you would be able to easily transfer to new iPhone 8 from your old Android phone.

Now when you know how to transfer data to new iPhone 8 and that too in three different ways, you can easily retain your data during the transition. We recommend taking the assistance of Wondershare MobileTrans to perform a direct phone to phone transfer within seconds. It provides an extremely fast and secure solution to transfer different kinds of data to iPhone 8 from your existing device in a trouble-free way.

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