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How to Transfer Data from iPhone to Motorola Phone

Rob Parsons Updated on Apr 15, 2022 4:26 PM

When you have decided to make a switch from iPhone to a Motorola Android phone, one of the things that is slightly holding you back is how to transfer the data from old iPhone to new Motorola successfully without data loss. In the past, the common data coping process for most users was to migrate the data from one device to another by dragging the data in one folder and dropping them in another folder in the computer. Now, it is a thing of the past.

To free you up from such tedious tasks, we introduce an one-click solution — Phone Transfer — in this post to facilitate the process of transfer data from iPhone over to Motorola device.

One of the main features about it is in its competence in Transferring all your data from an iPhone to a Motorola phone and other devices that're running Android OS. The transferrable data includes contacts, music, videos, photos, calendar, call history and text messages. The data coping process is quite straightforward and seamless, so you don't have to do it manually.

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Phone Transfer also makes a backup of the data from your device easily and stores them onto a directory in computer or external hard drive. When necessary, the tool retrieve the data from the backups and put them back in your device.

Below are instructions on how to transfer iPhone data files to Motorola device on a Mac machine, the same procedure will work on Windows computer.

Step 1: Open Phone Transfer and select data transfer option

Once you install the program and run it, the main interface will start up. And then connect your both old iPhone and new Motorola to the computer through USB cables.

For moving your content from iPhone to Motorola Android phone, select Phone to Phone Transfer module and move on to the next screen.

select data transfer mode

You will notice the two devices are displayed on both side of the screen, as you can see in the image below. If not, try connecting again or click Cannot recognize the device link to fix the issue.

Remember to put your Motorola phone on a debugging mode to authorize data access. If you don't have a clue how to do this, please refer to How to enable USB Debugging mode on Android article; and for iPhone tap Trust on home screen to proceed.

Step 2: Select data files from iPhone

This iPhone to Moto transfer software will scan the source iPhone and display a list of files inside iPhone's internal storage, including contacts, text messages, calendar, photos, music, call logs and other in the center pane of the screen.

Go ahead and check the box(es) to select content you want to move from iPhone to Moto. You can also erase files from your Motorola device (if you've already use it) to make room for more stuff by clicking the "Clear data before copy" option in the bottom right corner of the window.

transfer iPhone data to Motorola

Note: Apps is not in the transferable list if you're switching from iPhone to Motorola.

Step 3: Start data transfer from iPhone to Moto

Now comes the easy part. All left to do is press Start Copy button on the bottom center of the screen and let Phone Transfer do the rest. This is the part where you'll need to be patient.

The migrating process will take a while from seconds to minutes depending on the scale of the data types you select.

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