If you’re planning to buy the new iPhone 6 Plus or iPhone 6 and wondering how to transfer data from your old iPhone to iPhone 6, then follow the steps mentioned below to first take a back up of your old iPhone and then restore the backup to your newly purchased iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus using iTunes or iCloud.
|Transfer old iPhone data to new iPhone|
Before we start, we would recommend you to update your old iPhone to iOS 8 to ensure that you don’t hit any compatibility issues when you migrate from your old iPhone data on iOS 8 or lower to iPhone 6 Plus or iPhone 6 running on iOS 8. If you need help, you can follow our guide on how to backup iPhone data before update your old iPhone to iOS 8.
Please note that if you also want to transfer passwords to your new iPhone then it is possible only using iTunes backup. Check this guide to encrypt iPhone backup so that your keychain information, which includes email account passwords, Wi-Fi passwords, and passwords you enter into websites and some other applications, is also backed up and transferred to your new iPhone.
|Transfer data from old iPhone to iPhone 6(6 plus)|
Free download the phone transfer to copy data from old iPhone to new iPhone 6:
Tips: This phone transfer allows you transfer contacts, messages, music, photos, videos,ect from old iPhone to iPhone 6 directly.
Step 1 Run the Phone Transfer on your computer
Click the download button above that leads you to download the Phone Transfer. Install it like other software. It's compatible with Windows 8/7/XP. Launch the Phone Transfer after installing it. Then click Start under the Phone to Phone Transfer.
|Run the Phone Transfer on your computer|
Step 2 Connect your old iPhones and iPhone 6 to the computer
Connect your iPhone 5 and iPhone 6 to the same computer using USB cables. The Phone Transfer will detect their models and display them in the main window automatically. Make sure that the “Source” iPhone and the “Destination” one are in the right place. Otherwise, you can click “Flip” to switch them.
|Connect your old iPhones and iPhone 6 to computer|
By default, the program will enable you to transfer everything include contacts, text messages, photos, music and videos. Since only contacts are needed to be transferred, uncheck the boxes expect contacts. Click “Start Copy” when everything is done. Keep both iPhones is connected during the transferring. When the process of transfer is finished, click “OK”.
|Transfer data from iPhone 5 to iPhone 6|
Within seconds, you can copy old iPhone data to iPhone 6. It's easy to use and simple to transfer. What are waiting for? Download it by clicking the button below.
Tips: Before selling your old iPhone and purchase a new iPhone 6/6 plus,you must to erase all data on iPhone permanently,even no ios data recovery can restored them in market.Here,we recommend you use this iPhone data eraser tool,which can help you wipe contacts, text messages, photos,videos, Apple ID and other personal information on your ios devices.
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