Tips: Top Three Ways to Transfer Apps from iPhone to iPhone

Tips: Top Three Ways to Transfer Apps from iPhone to iPhone
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Directly transfer apps to new iPhone? Here are some useful ways about how to transfer apps from iPhone to iPhone, you get one simple method to transfer apps from iPhone to iPhone quickly.

Apps data or game data are most important for iOS users if you want to switch your old iPhone to new iPhone, although iTunes allows us to backup iPhone apps data to computer and iCloud allows you to transfer game data to the cloud, there are still many problems.
For example, if you want to backup your games data via iCloud, it is not easy to transfer because it depends on your iCloud space and depends whether game developer saves progress on iCloud or not.


Therefore, if you switch to a new iPhone 7 recently and want to transfer some installed apps and progress which is very good in those games from your iPhone 5 to iPhone 7, here you may learn some ways about how to transfer apps to new iPhone with iTunes, iCloud or directly.





How to transfer apps from iPhone to iPhone via iTunes?

How to transfer apps from iPhone to iPhone via iCloud?

How to transfer apps from iPhone to iPhone with Mobile Transfer?



How to transfer apps from iPhone to iPhone via iTunes?

Step 1. Download the latest version of iTunes on your PC/Mac.

Step 2. Connect your old iPhone to your computer.

Step 3. Open iTunes and click the iPhone icon in the menu bar.

Step 4. Click on Back Up Now, then click on Encrypt Backup and add a password.

Notes: Skip Backup Apps, if asked. (They'll likely re-download anyway.)

Step 5. When it was done, unplug your old iPhone and turn off it, take your SIM card out of your old iPhone. (If you don't have a new or separate SIM card for your new phone.)



Step 6. Wait for the backup to complete before proceeding.

Step 7. Put your SIM card into your new iPhone. (If it didn't come with a new or different SIM card.)

Step 8. Turn on your new iPhone and connect your new iPhone to your PC/Mac.

Step 9. Slide to set up on your iPhone, then follow the directions to choose your language and set up your Wi-Fi network.

Step 10. Select Restore from iTunes backup.



Step 11. Select Restore from iPhone7/iPhone7 Plus/iPhone6s/iPhone6s Plus/iPhone6/iPhone 6Plus etc. backup.

Step 12. Choose your recent backup from the list.

Step 13. Enter your password if your backup was encrypted and it asks.



Step 14. Keep your iPhone plugged into iTunes until the transfer is complete, and on Wi-Fi until all re-downloads are complete.

How to transfer apps from iPhone to iPhone via iCloud?

Step 1. Go to "Settings"> Tap on iCloud> Tap on Backup> Tap on Back Up Now.

Step 2. When the backup is done, turn off your old iPhone. And now take your SIM card out of your old iPhone. (If you don't have a new or separate SIM card for your new phone.)



Step 3. Wait for the backup to complete before proceeding.

Step 4. Put your SIM card into your new iPhone. (If it didn't come with a new or different SIM card.)

Step 5. Turn on your new iPhone> Slide to set up> Follow the directions to choose your language and set up your Wi-Fi network> Select Restore from iCloud backup> Sign into your iCloud account/Apple ID.



Step 6. Click "Agree" to the Terms and Conditions and Confirm. Then choose your recent backup from the list, and enter your iCloud password when and if requested.



How to transfer apps from iPhone to iPhone with Mobile Transfer?

In fact, it is the most common way to transfer apps from iPhone to iPhone via iTunes or iCloud, but sometimes it may take a long time and you can’t easily transfer apps to new iPhone in one click. So, if you want to transfer them directly when you switch to a new iPhone, here you may try to use this awesome tool – Mobile Transfer.

See also: How to Transfer Data to New iPhone from the old?

Enable to transfer from HTC, Samsung, Nokia, Motorola and more to iPhone 7/SE/6s (Plus)/6 Plus/5s/5c/5/4S/4/3GS that run iOS 10/9/8/7/6/5. (including iOS10.3.1)
Fully compatible with Windows 10 or Mac 10.12

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Step 1. Launch iPhone Transfer on your computer

Install and run the Mobile Transfer program after downloading it on the computer. Then choose the transfer mode and click “Phone To Phone Transfer”.



Step 2. Connect Your iPhones to the computer

Connect both of your old iPhone and iPhone (iPhone 7/7 Plus/6s/ 6s Plus/ 6/ 6 Plus/ 5s/ 5 etc.) to your computer via USB cables. After connected well, the device will be detected by the program.



Step 3. Transfer apps to new iPhone

Now you will see the data type from the "Select content to copy", then just choose "Apps" or "App data" to transfer from your old iPhone to new iPhone. After the cancellation, click "Start Transfer" and then wait for a moment, the transfer process is completed, the program will pop up a dialog box, you simply click on the "OK".



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