How to transfer text messages from Android to iPhone

“When ever I think of buying Apple Iphone I was worried about my text messages in Android Mobile. I am afraid I couldn’t able to find any application which helps me transfer all my text messages from  Android to Apple iPhone. Why can’t Apple give provide an option to import text messaes (SMS’s) from other platform mobiles where this feature the users like me who love to use all variety of platforms. Anybody Please tell me how to do?”   — Apple Discussion

According to a new study by CIRP (Consumer Intelligence Research Partners)  21% of new iPhone buyers were switching from the Android platform in September this year. In the same month in 2012 when the iPhone 5 launched, 16% of new iPhone buyers switched over from Android.

As we all know, IOS devices is not allowed to direct transfer data to the other devices, and also don’t allow other devices to transmit data to the IOS device. Then, how can we transfer text messages from Android to iPhone when we decide to switch from Android to iPhone. Then, you may need a Android to iPhone Transfer.

Wondershare MobileTrans can be served as a good Android to iPhone Transfer that can fast and best transfer text messages, contacts, videos, photos and music etc from Android to iPhone. It is powerful enough to tranfer files between iPhone, Android and Symbian mobiles phones.

Tips: If you are a Mac user, you can turn to MobileTrans for Mac to transfer Android messages to iPhone on Mac.

Step by step to transfer text messages from Android to iPhone

Step 1: Connect your Android and iPhone to computer

Download, install and run MobileTrans, And click “Start” to enter “Phone to Phone Transfer”window. Then connect both your Android and iPhone with your computer via USB cable. MobileTrans will detect them. Both Android and iPhone will show on the main interface. The source phone, Android will show on the left, while, iPhone will show on the right.

Tick “Clear data before copy” under iPhone, you will be able to remove data from iPhone before saving text messages from Android phone. Then, check the tab when you want to clear the SMS box on your iPhone and only store the SMS from the Android phone.

You can also click “Flip” to change their places when you plan to copy contacts, text messages, videos, photos and music from iPhone to Android phone.

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Tips: To transfer text messages from Android to iPhone, you need to install iTunes on your computer.

Step 2: Transfer Android SMS messages to iPhone

By default, the files supported transferring are checked. If you just want to copy SMS, you should uncheck the other files, that is to say, music, photos and contacts.

Click “Start Copy” to bring up the SMS transfer. During the transfer process, please make sure neither of the two phones is disconnected. When the transfer ends, don’t forget to click “OK” to finish it.

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