3 Ways to Transfer Data from Samsung to iPhone XS(Max)

September 10, 2018
Summary: Getting a fully new iPhone XS or iPhone XS Max to replace your old Samsung phone? This article will tells 3 simple ways for you to transfer all your data from the old Galaxy phone to iPhone XS(Max) with ease.
It's less than a week before Apple launches its new product in the fall of 2018, when we'll see Apple unveil its much-anticipated new smartphone lineup. According to media reports, the two OLED models will be named iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max. The new iPhone is expected to use similar iPhone X fuselage design, does not rule out the possibility of new color matching. As an S upgrade to the iPhone, we're almost certain that this year's iPhone series will be an "old bottle of new wine" for Apple, with some less groundbreaking features added in addition to performance enhancements.

And if the user wants to buy a new phone, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are the good choice. If you are a Samsung user and worry about your Samsung phone data can not be transferred to the new iPhone, then we will tell you three simple and effective methods to solve this question.

Way 1 Transfer Data from Samsung Galaxy Phone to iPhone XS(Max) with Mobile Transfer

Mobile Transfer lets you transfer data between different phones with one click, including iOS, Android, Symbian, and Windows Phone. You can use it to transfer data between any of them. It not only can transfer application information, but also can transfer contacts, text messages, photos, videos, music, calendars, call logs and other commonly used data in daily life. More importantly, during the transfer process, this software will not cause any loss and damage to the original data of the mobile phone. And Mobile Transfer is compatible with almost every mobile phone on the market, and no matter what type of cell phone you have, it can be perfectly connected.

Step 1. Install and run the program on your computer
Like using other software, you have to download and install Mobile Transfer in advance on your computer. If done, the program will automaticlly launch, then select "Phone to Phone Transfer" in the primary interface and press "Start" to go on.

Step 2. Connect your phones to your computer
Then please connect both of your iPhone XS(Max) and the old Samsung Galaxy to the same computer with their USB cable.

Note: Data will be transmitted from the source device to the destination, please ensure your phones are all in the right place. Off course, you can use the "Flip" button to change its location without re-connect your phones.
Step 3. Select the file type and start the transmission
After the mobile phone is successfully connected, the software displays all data that can be transferred. Choose what you want. Then click on "Start Transfer" to begin the process. For efficiency, don’t disconnect the devices until the process is complete.

You just have to wait a little while, and the transfer process can be done. You can check the "Clear Data before Copy" box if you want to erase data on the destination phone before copying the new data.

Way 2 Transfer Data from Kies Backup to iPhone XS(Max) with Mobile Transfer

For the vast majority of Samsung mobile phone users, Kies's name is naturally no stranger. Kies is a management tool specially developed by Samsung for users. It can synchronize pictures, movies, music, contacts, etc., and has a built-in Marketplace. Users can download software directly to Kies and sync to their mobile phones without using them. Mobile phone login to the Marketplace. So, many Samsung Galaxy phone users will regularly back up their phone data by using Kies. So, when your getting an iPhone XS or iPhone XS Max to replace your old Samsung phone, you can extracting to sync whatever you wanted from these Kies backup files to the new iPhone with ease.
Step 1. First of all, you also need to download, install and run Mobile Transfer on your computer. Then please choose "Restore from Backups" in the primary interface and press "Kies".

Step 2. The program will automatically scan and load all the backup files which are created by Kies. Select the file as you like from the available backup files on the left. In case you don’t see the file you would like to transfer, click on "Add Backup File" for additional options. At the same time, please connect your iPhone XS or iPhone XS Max to the computer by using its USB cable.

Step 3. Check the file types that are extracted from the selected Kies backup files you like, then click on "Start Transfer" to sync them to your iPhone XS(Max).


Way 3 Transfer Data from Samsung Galaxy Phone to iPhone XS(Max) with Move to iOS

Step 1. Set up your iPhone XS(Max) until you reach the screen titled "Apps & Data", then choose the "Move Data from Android" option.

Step 2. Open the Google Play Store on your Samsung Galaxy phone and search for "Move to iOS". Then download, install and run the App on your Samsung device.

Step 3. Tap "Continue" on both of your iPhone XS(Max) and Samsung phone. Then press "Agree" -> "Next" on your old Galaxy phone.

Step 4. Now, you can see a 12-digit code is displayed on your iPhone XS(Max), please enter it on your Samsung phone to gain a peer-to-peer Wi-Fi connection.

When the connection is successful, all the transferable files will be listed, you can select those what you want to sync them to your iPhone XS(Mac) in a click.

Tips: No matter which mothed you are going to select, please keep your phone(s) connected well during the whole transfer process.
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