How to Transfer Data from Old Phone to New iPhone 6s/ 6s Plus

Josemin By Josemin, 9th Oct 2015 | Follow this author | RSS Feed | Short URL
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A solution about how to transfer data from old phone to new iPhone 6s/ 6s Plus.


Apple has claimed iPhone 6s/ 6s Plus. Have you got one? New rose gold iPhone, iOS 9 or 3D touch, which one catch your eyes? Whatever, one thing you must do is to tranfser your important data from your old phone (old Android, old iPhone or others) to the new iPhone 6s/ 6s Plus. You need a data transfer software. Gihosoft Mobile Transfer is definitely what you need. In addition to transferring contacts, SMS, calendar, photos, music and videos from old phone, Gihosoft can also transfer data from iTunes backup to your new iPhone 6s/6s Plus.

Part one: Transfer data from old Android or iPhone to new iPhone 6s/6s Plus

You need: a computer, an old Android phone or iPhone, a new iPhone 6s/6s Plus, two USB cables.
Connect an iPhone 6s/6s Plus and an Android or iPhone to computer via USB cables. You will be shown with your phone names after “Source” and “Destination”. You can click “Flip” to switch the source device and the destination device. Make sure your iPhone 6s/6s Plus is the destination device. Then tick after the file types. You can transfer data, like contacts, SMS, calendar, photos, videos, music, etc., from old Android or iPhone to your new iPhone 6s/6s Plus. Just click “Start Copy” to begin the process.

Note: If you want to transfer data from old Android to new iPhone 6s/6s Plus, you should turn on USB debugging on Android device before connecting it to computer.

Part two: Transfer data from iTunes to iPhone 6s/6s Plus

You need: a computer, an iPhone 6s/6s Plus and an iPhone USB cable, iTunes backup file on your computer.

Gihosoft Mobile Transfer can automatically recognize iTunes backup files on your computer if you have backed up old iPhone 6/5s/5/4s/4 data to iTunes on your computer. Connect your new iPhone 6s/6s Plus to your computer and click “Switch to iTunes to Phone Transfer Mode”. There will be a list of iTunes backup of your old iPhone on the left panel. The destination device should be your iPhone 6s/6s Plus. Choose the backup that you want and select the data you need, then click “Start Copy”. It will take minutes to complete the transfer from iTunes to new iPhone.


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author avatar Fern Mc Costigan
9th Oct 2015 (#)

Thanks for the awesome tips, cheers!

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