Due to overload of apps in Apple's operating system, it makes the people migrate from iOS to Android. Switching not only changing the brand but also it considers about the operating system. Migrating OS may result in mismatched files and formats. This incompatibility mainly initiates the shifting process. Both operating systems are different in various aspects. Both having different advantages and disadvantages. iOS frequently annoying the user who wants control over their phones. Switching from iOS to Android is easy for some people and some might face many challenges when migrating depending the complexities of the app. As many android devices are available, so techniques of toting a task are different from device to device. Here is the way to transfer the contacts from iOS to Android.
Transfer contacts and SMS
For transferring the data, you have to synchronize it to Google contacts then transfer it to your new Android device. With Google iCloud shifting contacts is easy. This technique does not require any additional app to transfer it.
There are two ways for synchronizing the contacts with Google account, one is iCloud and another one is iTunes.
It is necessary to login with your iCloud account for backing up your iPhone contacts. After successfully logged in with iCloud, your contacts will be backed up with iCloud. Regular backup of data will be stored in iCloud. Select all the contacts and export it using 'export vCard' to your Google account. From there you have to import the data from the exported vCard. This process will import all your contact to Google account. Transferring the contacts from Google account to Android is easy. Merging the duplicate contacts is easier on your computer than on your Smartphone. A popup window will display the duplicated contacts, from there choose the duplicate contacts and merge it if you want.
Connect your iPhone with your computer and open iTunes accounts. Choose your iPhone in iTunes account. From there you can synchronize your contacts to Google accounts. Then you can find all your contact available in Google accounts. After that, it is easy to transfer the data to Android.
Migrating Pictures and Videos from iPhone
For transferring videos, music, pictures from iPhone to Android, you have to transfer it to your PC. Click the option 'Import pictures and videos' to import your data from iPhone. After importing it on your PC, then drag all the contents to the specific folder in Android. AirDrop is the best method for transferring the data without using Wi-Fi or Bluetooth. Without wireless, you can transfer the data from iPhone to your computer using Apple's AirDrop.
Sharing files between android devices is easy using Bluetooth. However, transferring the files from iOS to Android will not workout using Bluetooth. Bump is the best app for transferring the files from iOS to android device, because it supports cross-platform techniques.
The major benefit of using Google accounts for importing contact from your device is that, it will retain your contact forever. Therefore, there is no chance of missing the contacts when your mobile is lost or if you switch to some other device. Our Tampa app developers are enjoying these services and suggest to everyone to follow this technique for transferring data.
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