"I just bought an iPhone XR to take the place of my old iPhone 6. Now what is puzzling me is how to transfer all the data especially the Apps to my new iPhone. I don't want to do payment again for same Apps. Is there any solution?" –Michael
It is an exciting thing to get a new iPhone XR or iPhone XS (Max). But many people might encounter with the same question with Michael. If you want to transfer iPhone apps to your new iPhone XS/XS Max/XR, you can take a minute to read below 4 methods and choose one method to solve your problem.
This might be the easiest way to transfer all the purchased Apps to your new iPhone. you can get it done effortlessly via App Store. Make sure you have signed into App Store on your iPhones with the same Apple ID, then follow the steps below to transfer apps to your new iPhone.
This is another simple way to transfer all the data, including Apps, to you new iPhone. But you need to make sure that both your old and new iPhones are running iOS 11 or later.
iTunes and iCloud are the most commonly used tools by iPhone users. They are very helpful to transfer iPhone data and they are free. But before you use iTunes or iCloud to transfer your data, you need to ensure one thing that you have a backup of your device already. You can click here to learn the steps to transfer Apps from iPhone to iPhone with iTunes or iCloud.
Though iTunes and iCloud are really helpful to transfer data, they sometimes are not so recommendable since they will erase or overwrite all the old data on the target iPhone, and you will need to transfer all the data but can't choose the data you want and transfer selectively. With iCloud, there is a limited free storage of 5GB. If your Apps data is more than 5GB, you will need to buy more storage. So is there any other tool that allow you selectively transfer the data you want while keep the old data on the device? Go to part 4, you will get the answer.
FoneGeek Phone Transfer is a very useful and comprehensive iPhone transfer tool that allows you to back up your data and restore it however you want without any data loss. You can transfer all your app data, game saves and personal settings from one iPhone to another directly by a simple click. Besides, it can also transfer photos, contacts, text messages and any other data from iPhone to iPhone. It doesn't ask for any technical knowledge to use.
It is not difficult to transfer your Apps and other data to a new iPhone as long as you get an effective and time-saving tool like FoneGeek Phone Transfer. It is compatible with all the main operating system including iOS 12. It can also transfer data between Android phones.