How to transfer data from Samsung to iPhone?

When you switch from Samsung to iPhone how can you copy over your personal data? There are mainly two ways you can transfer data from Samsung to iPhone. You can firstly back up content from Samsung to computer, then restore Samsung backups to iPhone. Kies is the official Samsung backup software you can download for Free from Samsung website. You can refer to this guide to restore Samsung Kies backup to iPhone or other mobile phones. Alternatively you can copy data from Samsung to iPhone directly. In this guide, we will walk you through the easy steps to migrate data from Samsung to iPhone, such as contacts, messages, photos, videos, music, calendar and so on.

How to transfer data from Samsung to iPhone?

You need to download the phone data transfer software on to your PC or Mac computer before we continue to use it to copy the files and documents from one phone to another.

Install and run this phone transfer program on your computer, you will get its main interface like this.
mobile phone data transfer software interface

This mobile phone data transfer software displays a mode section page as its main interface. It is a multi-purpose data transfer software for smart phones, it can help you transfer data from phone to iphone, from phone to computer, from computer to phone, erase data from phone and so on. To use it to transfer data from Samsung to iPhone, choose to enter the Phone to Phone Transfer mode. You will be prompted to connect your phones through USB. After that you will get a screen like below.

transfer data from samsung to iphone

Both Samsung and iPhone will be displayed in this phone to phone transfer software side by side. The left device is the source device to copy files from, the right device is the target device to copy files to. So to copy data from Samsung to iPhone, you need to make sure your Samsung phone on the left, iPhone on the right. You can click the Flip button between the two phones to switch their positions. A file types list can be seen in the middle. You can select content to copy from this file type list. Be default, all supported files, like contacts, text messages, calendars, photos, videos, music songs will be checked. You can select or de-select any of them to transfer or not transfer from Samsung to iPhone. Now simply click on the Copy button to instantly batch transfer all contacts, text messages, calendars, photos, music, videos from Samsung to iPhone.

More Mobile Phone Data Transfer Tips

This the fatest way to transfer all data from Samsung phone to iPhone. It is idea way to copy data from old phone to new phone when you upgrade your phone. Following above instructions, instead of migration of all files, you can also selectively transfer all contacts from Samsung to iPhone, transfer all messages from Samsung to iPhone, etc. However it does not allow you to send certain contacts, any specific photos or videos from Samsung to iPhone. To pick up any specific files on one mobile phone and send it to other mobile phones, you can use email, WeChat, WhatsApp and other tools. For example, you can transfer videos on mobile phone using WhatsApp. Once you have moved all files from old phone to new phone, you can refer to this tutorial to quickly and safely erase all personal content on old phones.