How to Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 15: A Step-by-Step Guide

Switching from Android to iPhone 15 and need to transfer your data? No worries, it’s a pretty straightforward process. You’ll need to use the ‘Move to iOS’ app, which will securely transfer your contacts, message history, camera photos and videos, web bookmarks, mail accounts, calendars, and free apps. Just make sure both devices are charged and connected to Wi-Fi.

Step by Step Tutorial: How to Transfer Data from Android to iPhone 15

Before we dive into the nitty-gritty, let’s get a bird’s eye view of what we’re about to do. We’ll use the ‘Move to iOS’ app to transfer data from your Android to your shiny new iPhone 15. This app is a safe and easy way to move all your important stuff without any hiccups.

Step 1: Download the ‘Move to iOS’ app on your Android device

First things first, you’ll need to download the ‘Move to iOS’ app from the Google Play Store onto your Android device.

The ‘Move to iOS’ app is available for free on the Google Play Store. Make sure to download the app only from the official store to avoid any security issues.

Step 2: Set up your iPhone 15 until you reach the ‘Apps & Data’ screen

While setting up your new iPhone 15, you’ll come across the ‘Apps & Data’ screen. Here’s where the magic happens.

When you reach the ‘Apps & Data’ screen, you’ll see the option to ‘Move Data from Android.’ This is the option you want to select to begin the transfer process.

Step 3: Select ‘Move Data from Android’ on your iPhone 15

After selecting ‘Move Data from Android’ on your iPhone 15, it’s time to grab your Android device.

Once you select this option, your iPhone will create a private Wi-Fi network and find your Android device running the ‘Move to iOS’ app.

Step 4: Open the ‘Move to iOS’ app on your Android device

Now, open the app on your Android, and let’s get this data moving!

You’ll be prompted to enter a code, which will appear on your iPhone. This ensures the secure transfer of your data from your Android device to your iPhone 15.

Step 5: Enter the code displayed on your iPhone 15 into your Android device

This step is crucial for connecting both devices securely.

After entering the code, your devices will connect, and you can start choosing what content you want to transfer. It’s almost like giving your old data a new home.

Step 6: Select the data you want to transfer from your Android device

It’s time to pick and choose what you want to take along to your new iPhone 15.

You can select contacts, message history, photos, videos, web bookmarks, mail accounts, calendars, and more. Choose what’s important to you.

Step 7: Start the transfer and wait for the process to complete

Hit that ‘Next’ button on the Android’s screen and let the transfer begin. Sit back, relax, and maybe grab a cup of coffee.

The transfer time will depend on how much data you’re moving. Keep both devices near each other and plugged into power until the transfer is complete.

After completing the steps, your new iPhone 15 will have all your chosen data from your old Android device. It’s like your digital life just moved into a new neighborhood. And the best part? You didn’t lose a single digital memory in the process.

Tips for Transferring Data from Android to iPhone 15

  • Make sure both your Android and iPhone 15 are fully charged to avoid interruptions during the transfer.
  • Keep both devices close to each other and connected to Wi-Fi throughout the process.
  • If you have a lot of data to transfer, be patient. The process can take a while.
  • Consider doing a backup of your Android device before starting the transfer, just to be safe.
  • After the transfer, double-check that all your important data made it onto your iPhone 15.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I transfer my apps from Android to iPhone 15?

Yes, free apps that are available on both Google Play and the App Store will be suggested for download on your new device.

What if the transfer is interrupted?

If the transfer is interrupted, you can restart the process. Just make sure both devices are still connected to Wi-Fi and close to each other.

Will my photos and videos maintain their quality after transfer?

Yes, your photos and videos will be transferred in their original quality from your Android to your iPhone 15.

Can I transfer data if my Android device is not running the latest version?

The ‘Move to iOS’ app requires Android 4.0 or later. If your device is running an older version, you might need to look for alternative methods.

Is it safe to use the ‘Move to iOS’ app?

Yes, the ‘Move to iOS’ app creates a secure private Wi-Fi network for the transfer, ensuring your data is safe.


  1. Download ‘Move to iOS’ on Android
  2. Reach ‘Apps & Data’ screen on iPhone 15
  3. Select ‘Move Data from Android’ on iPhone
  4. Open ‘Move to iOS’ on Android
  5. Enter code from iPhone to Android
  6. Select data to transfer
  7. Start transfer


Transferring data from Android to iPhone 15 doesn’t have to be a headache. With the ‘Move to iOS’ app, it’s a breeze. You can take all your important memories, contacts, and even free apps along with you to your new device. Just remember to keep both devices charged and connected to Wi-Fi, and be patient – especially if you have a lot of data. With this guide, you’re well on your way to starting fresh on your iPhone 15 without leaving anything important behind. Happy transferring!

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