How to Transfer Old iPhone to New iPhone without iCloud/iTunes (iPhone 11 Included)
"Hi. My iPhone's screen no longer works. I never turned on iCloud, and my dad just ordered a new phone for me. My question is, is there a way I can transfer my old contacts, pictures, music, and apps without iCloud? If you can please help me, it'd be appreciated. Thank you!"
If you are also looking a way to transfer data from old iPhone to new one without iClould or iTunes, here is the right place. In this post I will introduce you two recommended ways to transfer photos, contacts, music, and other data from one iPhone to another without needing iCloud.
- Way 1: Copy Data from iPhone to iPhone 11 using Mobile Trans
- Way 2. Transfer Data from One iPhone to Another with iTunes
- Way 3. Transfer Data to New iPhone 11 without iCloud Wirelessly (iOS 13 included)
Way 1: Copy Data from iPhone to iPhone 11 using Mobile Trans[No iCloud or iTunes Needed]
Mobile Trans tool that clones contents between Android to iOS, iOS to Android, iOS to iOS and more with lightning speed.
When you bought a new stunning iPhone Xs/Xs Max/ XR, the next step is to transfer old Contacts, Photos, Music, Apps (game data, app settings), etc. to the new device. Or you switch from iPad to iPhone, you'd like to move data from iPad to iPhone, Mobile Trans empowers you to transfer data between any two devices with least effort.
Steps to Move Contents from iPhone X/8/8Plus/7/6 to iPhone Xs/Xs Max/XR/11 without iCloud and iTunes
Way 2. Transfer Data from One iPhone to Another with iTunes
Another way to copy everything from one iPhone to another is by using iTunes. To complete this process, you have two steps to go.
In iTunes > Summary > Backups, choose "Restore Backup…" and select the target backup file to restore.
This method is somewhat complex, and Tenorshare Phone to Phone Transfer is recommended as preferred way when comes to transfer data between iPhone/iPad without iCloud or iTunes.
Way 3. Transfer Data to New iPhone 11 without iCloud Wirelessly (iOS 13 included)
From iOS 12.4 or later, Apple introduce a new feature which allows to transfer data from your previous iOS device to new iPhone/iPad directly. To use this feature, there are some preconditions.
- Both old iPhone and new iPhone should run iOS 12.4 or later.
- Both iPhones are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
- Keep your devices near each other and plugged into power until the data migration completes.
- Log in your Apple ID account in the new phone.
Here is a video guide to show you how to transfer data from iPhone to iPhone wirelessly.
Extra Tip: How to Backup Data for iPhone with Free Tool
Whne it comes to how to backup data for iPhone, we provide a free tool for you. That is Tenorshare iCareFone. Unlike the iTunes or iCloud, Tenorshare iCareFone keeps your data on computer instead of storing on a online server. So, you don't need to worry about your data loss. Just download the software and have a try.
Wrap It Up
In this article we introduce three different ways to transfer data from iPhone to iPhone without iCloud. If you'd like to transfer all data to new iPhone, you can use any of the three ways you like; while if you only want to transfer some of the data, like transfer contacts to new iPhone only, then Mobile Transis the best way as it offers more flesible transfer options.