On the off chance that you’ve chosen to change your cell phone from Android to iPhone, you’re settling on an extraordinary decision. Be that as it may, in the event that you’ve been utilizing Android sufficiently long to aggregate a not too bad number of applications and a decent estimated music library, to state nothing of photographs, recordings, contacts, and schedules, you may have inquiries concerning what you can exchange to your new telephone. Fortunately, you can bring the vast majority of your substance and information, with a couple of eminent special cases.
When you realize which demonstrate you’re going to purchase, read on to realize what you’ll have the capacity to move to your new iPhone. (A portion of these tips apply in case you’re moving from an iPhone to Android, as well.)
Programming: You Probably Need iTunes
A standout amongst the most essential things you’ll require on your PC for utilizing your iPhone is iTunes. It’s conceivable that you’ve been utilizing iTunes to deal with your music, web recordings, and motion pictures, yet numerous Android clients utilize other programming. While iTunes used to be the best way to control what content — including contacts, timetables, and applications — was on your telephone, that is never again evident. Nowadays, you can likewise utilize iCloud or other cloud administrations.
You’ll have to at any rate get information from your Android telephone to your iPhone, however, and iTunes is maybe the most straightforward approach to do that (however Apple has an Android application that does it, as well). Along these lines, regardless of whether you don’t plan to utilize it perpetually, it may be a decent spot to begin your switch. You can get iTunes free from Apple, so you’ll simply need to download and introduce it on Windows or a Mac (or on certain variants of Linux, too).v
Synchronize Content to Your Computer Before You Switch
Before you change to iPhone, it’s critical that you ensure that everything on your Android telephone is matched up to your PC. This incorporates your music, date-books, address books, photographs, recordings, and that’s only the tip of the iceberg. In the event that you utilize an electronic date-book or address book, this most likely isn’t vital, however better to be as careful as possible. Back up as much information from your telephone to your PC as you can before beginning your switch.
What Content Can You Transfer From Android to iPhone?
Presumably the most imperative piece of moving from one cell phone stage to the next is to ensure that the majority of your information accompanies you when you change. Here’s some direction on what information can and can’t exchange, and how to do it.
Something that individuals care most about when exchanging is that their music accompanies them. Fortunately, by and large, you ought to probably exchange your music.
In the event that the music on your telephone (and now on your PC, since you matched up it, right?) is without drm, simply add the music to iTunes and you’ll have the capacity to synchronize it to your iPhone. In the event that the music has DRM, you may need to introduce an application to approve it. Some DRM isn’t upheld on the iPhone by any stretch of the imagination, so on the off chance that you have a great deal of DRMed music, you might need to check before you switch.
Windows Media records can’t be played on the iPhone, so it’s ideal to add them to iTunes, convert them to MP3 or AAC, and afterward match up them. Windows Media records with DRM may not be usable in iTunes by any means, so you will be unable to change over them.
On the off chance that you get your music through a gushing administration like Spotify, you won’t need to stress over losing music (however any melodies you put something aside for disconnected listening should be re-downloaded on your iPhone). Simply download the iPhone applications for those administrations and sign into your record.
Photographs and Videos: Yes
The other thing that is most critical to numerous individuals is their photographs and recordings. You certainly would prefer not to lose hundreds or thousands of invaluable recollections since you changed telephones. This, once more, is the place matching up the substance of your telephone to your PC is vital. On the off chance that you match up the photographs from your Android telephone to a photograph the executives program on your PC, you ought to probably move it to your new iPhone.
In the event that you have a Mac, simply synchronize the photos to the pre-introduced Photos program (or duplicate them to your PC and afterward import them to Photos) and you’ll be fine. On Windows, there are various photograph the executives programs accessible. It’s ideal to search for one that promotes itself as having the capacity to synchronize with the iPhone or iTunes.
In the event that you utilize an online photograph stockpiling and sharing destinations like Flickr or Instagram, your photographs will at present be in your record there. Regardless of whether you can match up photographs from your online record to your telephone relies upon the highlights of the online administration.
Applications: Sort Of
Here’s a major distinction between the two kinds of telephones: Android applications don’t chip away at the iPhone (and the other way around). Along these lines, any applications you have on Android can’t accompany you when you move to iPhone.
Fortunately, numerous Android applications have iPhone renditions or substitutions that do essentially a similar thing (however in the event that you have paid applications, you’ll need to get them again for the iPhone). Scan the App Store for your most loved applications.
Regardless of whether there are iPhone renditions of the applications you need, your application information may not accompany them. In the event that the application necessitates that you make a record or generally stores your information in the cloud, you ought to almost certainly download the information to your iPhone, yet some applications store your information on your telephone. You may lose that information, so check with the engineer of the application.
Wouldn’t it be an agony on the off chance that you needed to re-type every one of the names, telephone numbers, and other contact data in your location book when you switch? Fortunately, you won’t need to do that. There are two different ways you can try to exchange your location book from Android to iPhone.
To start with, synchronize your Android telephone to your PC and ensure that your contacts are totally adjusted to Windows Address Book or Outlook Express on Windows (there are numerous different location book programs, however those are the ones iTunes can match up with) or Contacts on Mac.
The other choice is to store your location book in a cloud-based apparatus like Yahoo Address Book or Google Contacts. In the event that you as of now utilize one of these administrations or choose to utilize one to exchange your contacts, ensure the majority of your location book content is adjusted to them, at that point read about how to match up them to your iPhone.