When you upgrade iPhone 5/5s/6/6s/7 to Samsung S8/S8+, you may want to migrate SMS from iPhone to Galaxy S8/S8 Plus, this article teach you how to transfer text messages from iPhone to Samsung S8 directly;how to restore messages to Samsung Galaxy S8/S7/S6/Note 5 from iTunes or iCloud backup files.
Nowadays, Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 plus has been released,some people tired of using the iPhone and have purchased a new Samsung S8,when you have got a new S8 or S8 plus,how can you transfer SMS from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S8? Here I'm going to introduce two methods to transfer text messages from iPhone to Galaxy S8/S8 edge with/without backups. If you use Samsung phone like Galaxy S7/S6/S5, Note 5/Note 4/Note 4 before,and finding a way to switch data from Samsung to Samsung S8, check out another article here about:
How to transfer data from Android Samsung to S8
Phone Transfer is a third party iPhone to Android transfer tool,which allows users transfer SMS, iMessages from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ directly,as well as the contacts, photos, videos, call logs and App data can be transferd at one times.What’s more,it allows users move data to Samsung S8/S7/S6/Note 5 from other brands of mobile phone,such as Samsung, Google Pixel/Nexus, Huawei, HTC, LG, Sony, Motorola, Nokia, BlackBerry, Windows Phone and much more. In additional,if you have sync your iPhone data to iTunes or iCloud for backup before,the Phone Transfer also enables you restore messages from iTunes/iCloud backup files to Samsung Galaxy phone easily.
Download the Phone to Phone Transfer for Windows or Mac:
Two Ways Migrate SMS from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Edge
| Method 1: Sync iPhone Text Messages to Samsung S8 with Ease
Method 2: Restore Messages to Samsung S8 from iTunes/iCloud Backup Files
Let’s learn how to move iPhone data to Samsung phone.
Step 1. Connect iPhone and Samsung S8 to PC/Mac
Download, install and run the Phone Transfer on your computer,if you use Mac,please download and install the Phone Transfer for Mac on your Macbook.Then connect your Samsung Galaxy S8 and iPhone to computer via USB cable.Click on "Phone to Phone Transfer" to transfer the text message from iPhone to Samsung S8.
Step 2.Select Messages File Types
After connect two phones with computer,when both devices detected by the program,it will pop-up a new windows for you select the file types,this article teach you move iPhone messages to Galaxy S8,please select “Text Messages” and click “Start Transfer” button.
Step 3. Transfer SMS from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+
Finally,the Phone Transfer will start to transfer your messages data from iPhone to S8, wait to complete the transfer and then click “OK” to finish them.
Note:During the whole transfering procedure,please keep connecting your iPhone and Samsung phone with the computer.
If you have backed up your iPhone data to iTunes or iCloud,not matter your iPhone device was lost, stolen or broken,when you have got a new Samsung Galaxy S8,you can use this Phone Transfer to transfer messages from iTunes or iCloud to Samsung S8 without iPhone devices.Let’s check how it done.
Step 1. Download and Run Phone Transfer
Please go on run the Phone Transfer on your computer, and then click "Restore From Backups" and choose "iTunes" or "iCloud" option to proceed.
Restore Messages from iCloud Backup Files to Samsung S8
Restore Messages from iTunes Backup Files to Samsung S8
Step 2. Scan Messages Data from iPhone Backup Files
If you want to restore iCloud backups to Samsung S8,please select "iCloud" option;if you want to transfer data from iTunes backups to Samsung,please select “iTunes” option,and then sign in iCloud or iTunes account,and then connect your Samsung S8 to the computer via USB cable.
Step 3.Begin Restoring Messages to Samsung S8
The software allows users to restore various types of data to Android devices,like Messages, Contacts, Photos, Videos, Songs, Calendar, Call History and so on. If you just want to transfer text messages from iCloud/iTunes backup files to Samsung Galaxy S8,please select “Text Messages” item and tap "Start Copy" button start coping messages data to your Samsung phone.
Well done,you have restored iPhone messages to the new Samsung S8 with iTunes/iCloud backups,even your iPhone is not in hand.However,to avoid your important data lost or deleted,I recommend you backup your phone’s data to computer regulary through “Back Up your Phone” in the program,if you want to restore the backed up files to your old phone or new phone,please click “Restore from Backups” in the Phone Transfer program.
Download the Phone Transfer and try to copy text messages from iPhone to Android Samsung phone:
Also,you also can use this iOS & Android Manager to transfer everything between iPhone and Samsung phone,or transfer files between Samsung/iPhone and computer easily.In additional,this program also allows you sync music from iTunes to Samsung Galaxy S8/S7/S6 easily.