How to Transfer Messages from iPhone to iPhone?

When you decide to buy a new model iPhone to replace your old iPhone, you should think over how to migrate data from your old phone to the new iPhone, including how to transfer messages from iPhone to iPhone. In this post, we will show you two easy ways to switch your iPhone messages like SMS, iMessages and text.


Part 1. Move Messages Between Two iPhone Devices


Phone to Phone Transfer is a third party app which can transfer messages between two mobile phones. Besides, it is capable to back up and transfer messages from iPhone to iPhone without data loss. It will settle the question on how to transfer messages to new iPhone in the easiest way. Also, you can use it to copy contacts, photos, videos, call history, notes, music between different mobile platforms, including iOS, Android, Blackberry OS, Symbian OS.

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Phone to Phone Transfer supports iPhone 8, iPhone 7/7 Plus, iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPhone 6S, iPhone 5/5S, iPhone 4/4S, iPhone SE and so forth.



How to Transfer Messages from iPhone to iPhone with One Click


Step 1. Open Phone to Phone Transfer on a computer

After download and launch Phone to Phone Transfer on your computer, you should click on the "Phone to Phone Transfer".


Step 2. Plug both iPhone devices into PC/Mac

You ought to connect those two iPhones to the same computer via USB cords. Then you need to choose the "Source" and the "Destination" iPhone.


Step 3. Switch Messages from your iPhone to a new iPhone

After you check the "Text messages" box, you can click on the "Start Transfer" button to start.

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Note: If you want to transfer other iPhone data like photos, contacts, videos and call logs, you just have to check the corresponding items in Phone to Phone Transfer.


Part 2. How to Transfer Texts to New Phone with iCloud


You can use iCloud backup to completely move messages from an iPhone to another. However, this method will cost a large amount of time and have a high requirement for Wi-Fi.


Step 1. Make your old iPhone connect to Wi-Fi

Step 2. Go to Settings > iCloud > Storage & Backup

Step 3. Back up data via iCloud

Step 4. Run the new iPhone

Step 5. Select "Restore from iCloud Backup" and then click on Next

Step 6. Sign into your Apple account

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Note: You can see all the data on the backup file are synced to your new iPhone device. Hence you can directly view your text on your new handset.


Above is how to transfer messages from iPhone to iPhone by using Phone to Phone Transfer or iCloud. You need to make your own decision to choose the appropriate solution.