How to Transfer SMS from iPhone to Another Phone (iPhone, Android)

Recently, many new smart phones are released. For many people, switching to a new phone is a very good choice. However, when owned a brand-new phone, the first thing you need to do is transfer your files including SMS text messages files from iPhone to your new smart phone, such as Android phone or the new iPhone 5S/5C. To complete the task, you need to turn to a third party iPhone Messages Transfer tool for help. I recommend you such a tool, which is called Wondershare MobileTrans, in the article. With help of the tool, you can easily transfer your SMS text messages files from your old iPhone to new smart phone. Besides SMS, you can also transfer other files including video, music, contacts and more from iPhone in just one click!

Recently, many new smart phones are released. For many people, switching to a new phone is a very good choice. However, when owned a brand-new phone, the first thing you need to do is transfer your files including SMS text messages files from iPhone to your new smart phone, such as Android phone or the new iPhone 5S/5C/6/6 Plus/6S/SE. To complete the task, you need to turn to a third party iPhone Messages Transfer tool for help. I recommend you such a tool, which is called Wondershare MobileTrans, in the article. With help of the tool, you can easily transfer your SMS text messages files from your old iPhone to new smart phone. Besides SMS, you can also transfer other files including video, music, contacts and more from iPhone in just one click!

Here we offer you a free trial version of the Wondershare MobileTrans to have a try before you purchase it. Please install it on your computer and run it to bring up the starting window. I will show you steps to complete the task step by step. Just follow me to have a try now.

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Note: To move SMS text messages from iPhone to other smart phone with MobileTrans properly, you should install iTunes on your computer before the whole process.


Step 1. Launch iPhone Messages Transfer tool & connect both devices to PC

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When you bring up the starting window, please connect your two devices to your computer via two USB cables. The Wondershare MobileTrans program will detect your two devices immediately and then display them in the starting window.

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If you want to empty SMS box of your destination phone, please tick “Clear data before copy”. If you don’t need, just let it alone.

Note: If you want to change the places of your source phone and destination one please click “Flip” to make a change.

Step 2. Copy SMS from iPhone to other smart phone

By default, all file types will be marked. If you want to transfer SMS messages only, please remove marks before other corresponding items by hand. After this, please click “Start Copy”, the program will start to transfer files for you automatically. When it finishes, hit “OK”. Just a few minutes later, you can check your SMS files on your new smart phone.

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Note: You should make your two phones connected to your computer during the whole process.

The files that can be transferred will be different according to different devices:

iPhone to Android transfer: contacts, text messages, calendar, videos, music and photos can be transferred.
iPhone to iOS Devices: text messages, contacts, calendar, music, Videos and photos can be copied.

Wondershare MobileTrans not only transfer files from iPhone to other smart phone, but also supports files transfer from Android/Symbian/iOS to iPhone in the same way. Just try it yourself right now.

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