MyPage is a personalized page based on your interests.The page is customized to help you to find content that matters you the most.


I'm not curious

How to Transfer SMS from iPhone to Android like Samung Galaxy Note 4

Published on 09 July 15
527
1
3

iOS and Android are the most two popular mobile operating system in the world for a few years now, and it has a bright future in the near future. Through there are many other mobile operating systems such as Windows, Blackberry, Symbian and etc., but they still have a market share of less than 35%. So itâs without saying that most of the people on the world are using iPhone or Android phones, some people even have several phones. Thereâs a large number of people change mobile phones every day.

For friends who have just switched from iPhone to Android phones like Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, HTC One M9 or etc, transferring SMS from iPhone to Android phone would be a tricky thing as iOS and Android SMS app are different. So how can you transfer text messages from iPhone to Android smartphones quickly and easily? Let me show you 2 solutions here.

The following two ways are all helpful, please choose either way for migrating your SMS messages:

Method 1. Transfer SMS from iPhone to Android via iTunes and Smart Switch

In order to transfer text messages, you will need to install iTunes and Smart Switch on your computer. You can directly go to Apple store and Samsung official site to download the correct version for your computer.

1. Back up your iPhone data to computer via iTunes. You will need to connect iPhone to PC via USB, then back data now. It will take a short while.

2. Run Smart Switch on computer, connect Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to computer with USB.

3. Go to Restore -> Change data to restore -> Non-Samsung device -> find the iTunes backup copy for your iPhone.

4. Mark messages and other files what you need to transfer from iPhone to Samsung Note4, then click OK button to start transferring data.

How to Transfer SMS from iPhone to Android like Samung Galaxy Note 4 - Image 1

Pros: both iTune and Smart Switch are all free.

Cons: Smart Switch can only support transferring data from other phone to Samsung(Android 4.0 or above version), not works for HTC, LG, Sony, Google and etc.

Method 2. Copy iPhone Text Messages to Android via a Tool

Another way is transferring SMS from iPhone to Android phones via professional phone to phone transfer tools such as this mobile phone transfer.

1. Download and install the software on computer.

2. Connect iPhone and Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on computer via USB cable.

3. Select contacts, SMS, photos and more what you need to migrate

4. Copying selected data from iPhone to Samsung.

How to Transfer SMS from iPhone to Android like Samung Galaxy Note 4 - Image 2

Pros: support transferring data such as sms, contacts, calendar, photos, videos, music and more from iOS, iTunes backup, Android devices to any smartphone model powered by Android. One-click sulution to transfer all data at a time.

Cons: Gihosoft mobile transfer is a shareware pricing at $49.95 per license, not free.

Besides, you can also transfer SMS from iPhone to Android manually step by step by managing database files, but itâs a little complicated. You can check the detailed guide from the article.

iOS and Android are the most two popular mobile operating system in the world for a few years now, and it has a bright future in the near future. Through there are many other mobile operating systems such as Windows, Blackberry, Symbian and etc., but they still have a market share of less than 35%. So itâs without saying that most of the people on the world are using iPhone or Android phones, some people even have several phones. Thereâs a large number of people change mobile phones every day.

For friends who have just switched from iPhone to Android phones like Samsung Galaxy S6, S6 Edge, HTC One M9 or etc, transferring SMS from iPhone to Android phone would be a tricky thing as iOS and Android SMS app are different. So how can you transfer text messages from iPhone to Android smartphones quickly and easily? Let me show you 2 solutions here.

The following two ways are all helpful, please choose either way for migrating your SMS messages:

Method 1. Transfer SMS from iPhone to Android via iTunes and Smart Switch

In order to transfer text messages, you will need to install iTunes and Smart Switch on your computer. You can directly go to Apple store and Samsung official site to download the correct version for your computer.

1. Back up your iPhone data to computer via iTunes. You will need to connect iPhone to PC via USB, then back data now. It will take a short while.

2. Run Smart Switch on computer, connect Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to computer with USB.

3. Go to Restore -> Change data to restore -> Non-Samsung device -> find the iTunes backup copy for your iPhone.

4. Mark messages and other files what you need to transfer from iPhone to Samsung Note4, then click OK button to start transferring data.

How to Transfer SMS from iPhone to Android like Samung Galaxy Note 4 - Image 1

Pros: both iTune and Smart Switch are all free.

Cons: Smart Switch can only support transferring data from other phone to Samsung(Android 4.0 or above version), not works for HTC, LG, Sony, Google and etc.

Method 2. Copy iPhone Text Messages to Android via a Tool

Another way is transferring SMS from iPhone to Android phones via professional phone to phone transfer tools such as this mobile phone transfer.

1. Download and install the software on computer.

2. Connect iPhone and Samsung Galaxy Note 4 on computer via USB cable.

3. Select contacts, SMS, photos and more what you need to migrate

4. Copying selected data from iPhone to Samsung.

How to Transfer SMS from iPhone to Android like Samung Galaxy Note 4 - Image 2

Pros: support transferring data such as sms, contacts, calendar, photos, videos, music and more from iOS, iTunes backup, Android devices to any smartphone model powered by Android. One-click sulution to transfer all data at a time.

Cons: Gihosoft mobile transfer is a shareware pricing at $49.95 per license, not free.

Besides, you can also transfer SMS from iPhone to Android manually step by step by managing database files, but itâs a little complicated. You can check the detailed guide from the article.

This blog is listed under Open Source , Operating Systems , Gadgets , Telecommunications and Mobility Community

View Comment (1)
Post a Comment

Please notify me the replies via email.

Important:
  • We hope the conversations that take place on MyTechLogy.com will be constructive and thought-provoking.
  • To ensure the quality of the discussion, our moderators may review/edit the comments for clarity and relevance.
  • Comments that are promotional, mean-spirited, or off-topic may be deleted per the moderators' judgment.
  1. 20 September 15
    0

    Here is a video about transferring contacts from iPhone 5S to Samsng Galaxy Note 5, also works with other Samsung Galaxy and iPhone https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tM1IiMpdujU

You may also be interested in
Awards & Accolades for MyTechLogy
Winner of
REDHERRING
Top 100 Asia
Finalist at SiTF Awards 2014 under the category Best Social & Community Product
Finalist at HR Vendor of the Year 2015 Awards under the category Best Learning Management System
Finalist at HR Vendor of the Year 2015 Awards under the category Best Talent Management Software
Hidden Image Url

Back to Top