After get a new iPhone, no matter it is a iPhone X, iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus, the first thing you need to do is to transfer data to the new iPhone, including the text messages. So how do you do to copy the SMS from an old phone to iPhone X or iPhone 8? Or what should you do to transfer the messages from computer to iPhone 8 or iPhone X? Since iPhone users needs the guide to do so, this article is introducing you two methods to transfer messages to iPhone X/8.
To easily and quickly transfer SMS from an old phone to iPhone X, iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus, it is recommended to use a professional 3rd-party tool called - iOS Message Transfer. With this powerful tool, you can easily share the text messages between a previous smart phone and a new iPhone within a few clicks.
Besides, this tool supports to transfer other types of files between two different phones, including contacts, text messages, call logs, photos, music and etc. And it works well with different operating system, including Android, iOS, Symbian, BlackBerry and etc.
Just have a try of the free trail of the software by downloading it from the links as below. Then follow the guide to transfer SMS to your iPhone X, iPhone 8 or iPhone 8 Plus.
Here is how to transfer text messages:
1st-click. Visit the "Phone to Phone Transfer" section
After downloading and installing the software on your computer, make both of the old phone and the new iPhone 8/X linked to PC. Then launch the software and choose the "Phone to Phone Transfer" option to go on.
2nd-click. Select "Text messages" tab to transfer
After that, all the files on your iPhone will be detected by the software and show in different categories, like contacts, SMS (Text messages), photos, videos, music, apps and etc. Just click "Text messages" tab and move to the next step.
3rd-click. Hit "Start Transfer" button to begin transferring SMS
After selecting the Text messages tab, just click the "Start Transfer" button to start to copy text messages from the old phone to iPhone 8, iPhone X or iPhone 7 immediately.
You might have saved the important text messages on your computer for backup and now want to transfer the messages to iPhone 8 or iPhone X. So in order to easily transfer the messages from computer to iPhone device, you are advised to use a professional 3rd-party tool named iOS Message Transfer.
The iOS Message Transfer enables you to freely and quickly transmit the text messages from your computer to iOS device. Besides, you can also use it to transfer the photos, playlists, books, music to iPhone 8, iPhone X from computer. And this tool supports to work with all models of iOS devices, including iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone 7, iPad mini, iPod touch and etc.
Just download the free trail of the software on your computer, then transfer messages easily with this tool.
Here is how to transfer messages:
Step 1. Connect iPhone to computer
Install the right version of the software on your computer, then link your iPhone to PC via a USB cord. Run the software and you will get an interface with your iPhone information as below.
Step 2. Start to transfer messages from computer to iPhone
Then you might click the "SMS" tab on the left panel where you are allowed to preview and manage all text message on your device. Then click the "Import Export" button on the top and select the messages from computer to import to your iPhone 8/iPhone X/iPhone 7.