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How to Copy Messages Between iPhone and Android Device

Sept. 17, 2015 14:10 pm / Posted by Amy to Android Phone Topics
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Undoubtedly, iPhone and Android phones have occupied the great majority of smart phone market. As iPhone and Android mobile phone run different operating systems, many people own both iPhone and Android device at the same time. Then they always need to share files between their Android phone and iPhone. In addition, after the new release of iPhone or Android smart phone like Samsung, plenty of users will purchase one to replace their old device immediately. In this situation, data transferring will be a great issue to lots of users. According to their reviews, many people have successfully copied media files, like photos, videos, music, etc. from their Android device to iPhone 4/4S/5/5S/5C/6/6 Plus/6S/6S Plus, but failed to save them from iPhone to Android via USB. What’s more, text messages are forbidden to be exported from iPhone to Android, neither from Android to iPhone. Is there any way can solve this problem?

The answer is absolutely yes. Well, if you need to transfer SMS messages between iPhone and Android smart phone, you should turn to third-party program. As we all know that iPhone runs closed iOS, which means that we are not allowed to copy any data from iPhone to other devices directly. Meanwhile, even if we are able to save files from Android phone’s SD card to the PC via USB, when it comes to messages, things are not that simple. As text messages are usually stored on the internal memory of mobile phone or the SIM card, we have no access to them on computer, not to mention copying them to iPhone. Therefore, a professional third-party software is necessary. Here, two top software are recommended for your reference.

1. How to Use Move to iOS

2. How to Use Vibosoft Mobile Transfer

Part One: How to Use Move to iOS

Just as the old saying goes "There is more than one way to skin a cat!" Here, you can also try the Move to iOS software. This software is developed by the Apple company to help mobile users to transfer files from Android device to iOS device. The following are the detailed steps on how to use Move to iOS software.

Step 1: Download the Move to iOS to your Android phone and open it.

Step 2: Tap the "Move Data from Android" option on the Apps&Data screen of your iPhone. Wait for a code on your iPhone. Enter your Android phone with the code. Wait for the Transfer Data screen to appear.

Step 3: Choose the files on your Android device and begin to transfer data to iPhone. Then you will see the below interface.

Now, you have successfully copied data from Android device to iPhone. But you have to know that the limitation in this software is that it can't allow you to transfer files from iOS device to Android phone and this software only supports Android version 4.0 or later. You had better choose the right software - Vibosoft Mobile Transfer or Move to iOS according to your needs! Now, let's learn the detailed information about Vibosoft Mobile Transfer!

Part Two: How to Use Vibosoft Mobile Transfer

Vibosoft Mobile Transfer is a handy software which enables you to freely sync files between iPhone and Android mobile phone. By working Mobile Transfer, you can easily transfer text messages, contacts, photos, videos, music, call logs, etc. between your iPhone 4/4S/5/5S/5C/6/6 Plus and Android phone (including Samsung, LG, HTC, Motorola, Sony, HUAWEI, and so on) with simple clicks. Here we provide you with free trial version. Just download one to try it by yourself.

Mobile Transfer

Mobile Transfer helps users freely share photos, videos, contacts, messages, call logs and more between any two smart mobile devices.

Guide to Transfer SMS Between Android Phone and iPhone 4/4S/5/5S/5C/6

1Connect iPhone and Android Device to the PC

To get started, download and install this program on your computer as the direction. Then double click to work it and link your iPhone and Android device to the PC via USB. After detecting your phones, this program will automatically scan them. Now you should set the positions of your phones on the menu.

As this software allows you to transfer files between iPhone and Android mobile phone at will, you should adjust the positions of them so as to exactly copy data from iPhone to Android or the vice versa according to your own needs. Here you can use the option of "Flip" to make adjustments.

2Ready to Sync Messages with One Hit

In this step, you will see that the entire files of your iPhone or Android device are listed on the menu. Then you can touch the "Messages" option to mark all text message conversations. Then click the "Start Copy" button, you will save them to Android or iPhone within seconds.

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