Bidding all things iOS adieu can be a bit daunting, especially if you’ve been a life-long Apple user. But with a little preparation and research about what you’re getting into, the transition doesn’t have to be rocky! From photos to text messages and everything in between, we’ve got you covered on making the switch to Android from iPhone.
First things first: transferring your contacts over from your iPhone to your Android device is one of the most important steps. Thanks to cloud technology, transferring data is easier than ever, even between two different operating systems.
How to transfer contacts:
Next on the list is photos and videos. You definitely don’t want to lose these! Like transferring your contacts, you can also transfer photos and videos wirelessly, but we’ll walk through how to do it manually in case wireless transfer isn’t an option.
How to transfer photos and videos:
In order to avoid missing text messages because they’re sent to your old phone, it’s important to turn off iMessage before you officially make your switch to Android. To do so, navigate to “Settings” on your iPhone, then select “Messages,” and then switch “iMessage” off. To avoid missing calls, under “Settings” navigate to “FaceTime” and toggle it off as well.
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