3 methods to Transfer Data from Old iPhone to iPhone 6S / Plus

By Andre Cooper on August 20, 2015 17:20:17 PM.

"I'm very interested in iPhone 6S and decided to buy one, but the only question to me is how to put all data of my old Samsung phone copied to the new iPhone 6S. Contacts and photos are very important for me."

Got a new iPhone 6S? Great! Now you would want to transfer all your valuable data, including contacts, music, video, photos and others from old iPhone to new iPhone. You can make it simply by using iTunes, iCloud or some third party tool.

method 1: Transfer Files from Old iPhone to New iPhone 6S/Plus in 1 Click

Step 1Download and Install Phone to Phone Data Transfer

Would like to transfer messages, contacts, photos and calendar from old iPhone to iPhone 6S (Plus)? Download and install iPhone to iPhone Transfer on your computer.




Step 2Choose Phone to Phone Transfer

Connect your old iPhone and iPhone 6S (Plus) with your computer via 2 USB cables. Simply click Phone to Phone Transfer option. Apart from transferring old iPhone to iPhone 6S (Plus), this software also lets you transfer content from iPhone 4 to iPhone 5S, from iPhone 4 to iPhone 5, from iPhone 5 to iPhone 6 (Plus), and more. As long as your two iPhones are supported, you can use this software to transfer photos, music, video, calendar, messages and contacts from one iPhone to another.

iphone to iphone transfer

Step 3Start the old iPhone to iPhone 6S (Plus) Data Transfer

Just start the data transfer by clicking Start Copy. In the pop-up dialog, you can check the transfer progress. It takes you a few minutes. When it's finished, the data on your old iPhone will be transferred to your new iPhone.

Please note all data are copied from the iPhone in the left side to the right side. You can click the Flip button to change the position of the two iPhones.

transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone

method 2: Move Data from Old iPhone to New iPhone 6S/Plus with iTunes

Step 1Download and Install iTunes

Install the latest iTunes on the computer. Launch it. Use an Apple USB cable to connect your old iPhone to the computer. iTunes will detect it and shows it under DEVICES.

Step 2Backup old iPhone Data to PC with iTunes

Click your old iPhone's name to show its control panel on the right. Click Back Up Now to backup data on your old iPhone.

backup iphone with iTunes

Step 3Restore Data from iTunes Backup to iPhone 6S / iPhone 6S Plus

When the backup progress ends, you should disconnect your old iPhone. Then, connect your new iPhone. In your new iPhone control panel, click Restore Backup.... Choose your old iPhone's backup file and restore it to your new iPhone.

old iphone to iphone 6s transfer from itunes backup

method 3: Transfer Data from iPhone to iPhone 6/Plus with iCloud

If you have set up your new iPhone 6 (Plus) before, you need to tap Setting > General > Reset > Erase All content and Setting. Then, restart and recover the iPhone. After that, follow the steps below.

Step 1Backup iPhone with iCloud

Turn on the WiFi network on your old iPhone. Go to Settings > iCloud > Storage & Backup > turn on iCloud Backup > OK > Back up Now. Enter the password of your Apple ID. Click Back Up Now. Wait until the backup process finished. Ensure the exact time that you made the backup.

backup iphone with iCloud

Step 2Restore iPhone 6S / iPhone 6S Plus from iCloud Backup

On your new iPhone 6 (Plus), follow the on-screen instructions to finish the setup. You should select one language and country, and choose whether to enable Location Services or not. Don't forget to choose a Wi-Fi network too.

When reaching the screen that says Set Up iPhone, you ought to tap Restore from iCloud Backup and select the backup file of your old phone. Remember the Apple ID and password that you used just now. When you finish the restoring process, your new iPhone 6 (Plus) will restart.

restore iphone from icloud backup

Transfer old iPhone to iPhone 6 (Plus) in 1 click! Transfer messages, contacts, photos and calendar from old iPhone to iPhone 6 (Plus). Simply download and help a try.

If you just upgraded to the new iPad Pro, we also offer you detailed tutorial to help you move data to new iPad Pro.


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