March 27, 2020

How to use Smart Transfer app to move your data from Android & iPhone

Have you taken a leap of faith and just bought a shiny, new iPhone? Maybe the excitement of getting a slick smartphone has convinced you to make a jump from Android to iPhone or you are enticed by the status symbol associated with iPhones. Whatever the reason may be, you need to keep this in mind that one of the worst aspects of buying a new smartphone is transferring all your data from the old device to the new one. 

In particular, the switch from one major platform to the other is a cumbersome ordeal. So, what are you up to now? Well, you don’t need to worry much as you meet the Smart Transfer app. Before digging deep on “how to move all your data from Android device to iPhone”,  let’s take a quick look at what is a Smart Transfer app.

Before You Begin Transfer from Android to iOS

In this article, we’ll guide you on how to transfer data from Android to iPhone via Smart Transfer app. Before initiating the transfer, you’ll need to:

  • Make sure that the ‘sender device’, which contains the data, is wirelessly connected to the ‘receiver device’
  • Ensure that both devices are fully charged before transfer
  • Make sure that iOS device has enough space for all Android content, that you intend to transfer 

What Content Types can be Transferred from Android to iOS?

  • Contacts
  • Pictures
  • Calendars
  • Videos
  • Applications

Core Steps to Transfer Data

Keep on reading this to know everything related to how to transfer all contents from Android to iPhone.

  1. Install Smart Transfer app on both devices from respective Google Play & App stores

  1. Open Smart Transfer app on your Android & iPhone device

  1. From the dashboard, select the Android as “Sender” & the iOS as “Receiver” device

  1. On the sender device, a “camera viewfinder” will appear. On the receiver device, you need to choose a connection network - either Hotspot or Wi-Fi

  1. If you select Wi-Fi, make sure that both devices are connected to the same WiFi network. Scan the QR code generated on the receiver device & accept the connection request.
    If you tap to transfer through the Hotspot then a password will appear on the receiver device. Copy the Password >> Then select Settings >> Turn off WiFi >> Paste the Password (WiFi Password field) >> and Enable the Hotspot. Then, go back to the app & press “continue”

  1. Now, place this QR code within the frame of the sender device

  1. As you scan the code, a “connection request” will be prompted on the receiver device. Accept the request to proceed further  

  1. Select the content types that you wish to transfer & tap “Start”

  1. Transfer process will be completed in a while depending on how much content you're transferring from Android to iOS. Once completed, finish up by pressing “Close” button

In Conclusion

In this article, you’ve just learnt about how to transfer data from Android to iOS using Smart Transfer app. The app makes this daunting transition easier for you with simple & consistent steps. So, you don’t have to pay much heed to the compatibility issues. Ready to transfer? Enjoy your new phone with all your important data in it & drop us a note in case of any queries at

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