How to Transfer from Old Phone to iPhone Pro - iPhone 8?

You have heard that iPhone 8 would be released in this September but then rumors said that the release will be delayed. This was not a good news to those who have been longing for the new model. Yet, cheer up! JPMorgan said that the Apple iPhone Pro, also often referred to as the iPhone 8, will arrive on time but will only be available in limited quantities at first.

 

Anyway, you can prepare to get one if you are lucky enough. But just like what you’ve been through, how can you transfer from old phone to iPhone Pro? You must have stored a large number of data on the old phone, Android or iPhone, but want to keep them on your new iPhone Pro. Although the name could be different, but the features will be almost the same as previous announcement.

 

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Now let’s focus on the topic on how to transfer data to iPhone Pro. If you are using an iPhone, iPhone 4/4S, iPhone 5/5S, iPhone 6/6S/6S Plus or iPhone 7/7S/7S Plus, you can transfer data without too many difficulties as they are running the same iOS system. Through Apple’s official service iTunes or iCloud, you can easily sync data from the old iPhone to iPhone Pro. But of course, you are not allowed to transfer unpurchased music or videos, which I think you should have known for long. And the process of transferring from iPhone to iPhone via iTunes or iCloud is not difficult. But in case you are not quite familiar with this, you might refer to below instructions.

 

# How to Transfer from Old iPhone to iPhone Pro via iTunes?


Make an iTunes backup of your previous device

1 Connect your old iPhone to your computer. 

2 Open iTunes and make sure that you have the latest version

3 Select your device.

4 If you want to save Health and Activity data from your iOS device or Apple Watch, you need to encrypt your backup: Select the box called Encrypt [device] backup and make a memorable password.

Note: After the process completes, make sure that your backup finished successfully in iTunes Preferences > Devices. You should see the name of your device and the date and time that iTunes created the backup.

 

Transfer your iTunes backup to your new device

1 Turn on your new iPhone Pro and you will see the "Hello" screen. If you already set up your new device, you need to erase it before you can use these steps.

2 Hold the Home button when you see the "Hello" screen and follow the instructions until you see the Apps & Data screen, then tap Restore from iTunes Backup > next.

3 Connect your iPhone Pro to the computer where you’ve backed up your previous iPhone.

4 Open iTunes on your computer and select your device.

5 Select Restore Backup and then choose a backup from the list.

6 If you need to restore from an encrypted backup, enter your password when asked.

7 Wait for the restore process to finish, then complete the rest of the setup steps on your iOS device. If possible, keep your device connected to Wi-Fi and plugged into power after setup. This allows content like your photos, music, and apps stored in iCloud to automatically download back to your device. In this way, you can transfer from old phone to iPhone Pro.

 

 

# How to Transfer from Old iPhone to iPhone Pro via iCloud?


Backup Previous iPhone to iCloud

1 Connect your previous device to the Internet with Wi-Fi.

2 Go to Settings > [your name] > iCloud > iCloud Backup. If you’re using iOS 10.2 or earlier, go to Settings > iCloud > Backup.

3 Make sure that iCloud Backup is turned on.

4 Tap Back Up Now. 

5 Stay connected to Wi-Fi until the process finishes.


Transfer your iCloud backup to your new device

1 Turn on your iPhone Prow and you will see a "Hello" screen.

2 Press the Home button till you see the "Hello" screen. Follow the instructions until you see the Wi-Fi screen.

3 Select and tap a Wi-Fi network to join. Follow steps until you see the Apps & Data screen, then tap Restore from iCloud Backup > Next.

4 Sign in to iCloud with your Apple ID and password. 

5 Choose a backup that is the correct one by checking the date and size of each.

6 If you purchased iTunes or App Store content using multiple Apple IDs, you'll be asked to sign in to each. If you can’t remember the passwords, you can skip this step by tapping "Don't have an Apple ID or forgot it." 

7 Stay connected until the syncing process finishes, then complete the rest of the onscreen setup steps. If possible, keep your device connected to Wi-Fi and plugged into power after setup. This allows content like your photos, music, and apps stored in iCloud to automatically download back to your device.

 

 

           

# How to Transfer from Old Phone to iPhone Pro Regardless Platform?


iTunes or iCloud syncing could relieve you from trouble of transferring between iOS devices, yet they can’t help too much when you want to transfer data from Android to iPhone Pro. It is well known to us that different operating systems have their own ecosystem, so it is not easy to lever things well when you want to make a switch. And this is no exception when it comes to Android and iOS. But with the right tool, you can do it quite easily.


Phone to Phone Transfer, an all-in-one phone to phone data transfer app, enables you to transfer almost all data from one device to another desite of operating systems. You can transfer data between Android and iPhone. Below are the steps on how: 

 

1 Download and install Phone to Phone Transfer on your computer.

2 Connect both the old phone and iPhone Pro to PC.

3 Select data types that you want to transfer.

4 Click “Start Copy” to transfer from old phone to iPhone Pro.




 

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