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Transfer Contacts, Messages, Music, Video and Photos from iPhone to Xiaomi Mi 6

Xiaomi tech, known as the Apple of China, released Xiaomi Mi 6 recently. The new flaship has the same camera design as the Apple iPhone 7 Plus, that is, the dual camera, one being a wide angle one and the other a tele. And canceled the 3.5mm headphone jack as the iPhone 7 did. Of course, there are some differences as well, the curved glass on the front and back with a stainless steel frame design looks really beautiful, especially the exclusive ceramic version that comes with 18K gold rims. And you can see the comparison with the Apple iPhone 7 Plus from the form below.

iPhone 7 Plus
Xiaomi Mi 6
Camera Dual 12 MP, (28mm, f/1.8, OIS & 56mm, f/2.8), 2x optical zoom; Secondary 7 MP, f/2.2, 32mm Dual 12 MP (27mm, f/1.8, OIS 4-axis & 52mm, f/2.6); Secondary front 8 MP, 1080p
Display 5.5 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels (~401 ppi pixel density) 5.15 inches, 1080 x 1920 pixels (~428 ppi pixel density)
Battery Non-removable Li-Ion 2900 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Po 3350 mAh battery
Platform iOS 10.0.1, upgradable to iOS 10.3.2, Apple A10 Fusion Android 7.1.1 (Nougat), Qualcomm MSM8998 Snapdragon 835
Features IP67 certified - dust and water resistant; No 3.5mm jack, USB 2.0, reversible connector Splash resistant; No 3.5mm jack; Type-C 1.0 reversible connector; Fast battery charging (Quick Charge 3.0)

If you just switched from an iPhone to the new Xiaomi Mi 6, who now wants to transfer all data from your iphone to the Xiaomi Mi 6. Things may be a little troublesome due to different operating system. No worry, this tutorial is here to help you easily switch your data from your an iOS device to the new Xiaomi Mi 6, keep reading on this article to make the difference.

tips How to Directly Transfer Data from iPhone to Xiaomi Mi 6

Before we started, because of the different platforms, we need a third-party tool to help us. Syncios Data Transfer, a great handy transfer tool that allows you to one-click transfer contacts, messages, call history, photos, videos, songs, bookmarks and so on from one to another device, besides, it supports recovering data from iCloud and iTunes backup, so if your iPhone was no longer available, you can simply restore the data to Mi 6 from iCloud or iTunes backup. Check details below:

Step 1 : Install and Run Mobile Data Transfer

Donwload and install the latest version of Syncios Data Transfer from below, then launch the program, there are four modes available on the homepage. To transfer data from iPhone to Xiaomi Mi 6, simply select Phone to Phone Transfer module, click on the Start button.

Connect both of your iPhone and Xiaomi Mi 6 to the program, and the Mi 6 can also be connected with WiFi networks. Any detection problems, please navigate to this page.

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Step 2 : Start transferring iPhone data to Xiaomi Mi 6

The program would load the data on your phone automatically after both phones connected, which may takes a little while that depends on the size of your data. And please make sure your iPhone(source) is listed on the left while Xiaomi Mi 6 on the right(target), you can simply click Flip button to exchange the position.

On the middle of the panel, you are allowed to check desired data to transfer from iPhone to Xiaomi Mi 6, simply click on Start Copy button to start transferring data. Before long, all your desired data would be synced successfully to Mi 6. You should be noted that make sure both phones have stable connection with the computer.

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tips FAQs:

Q1: What to do if my devices are not being detected by Syncios Data Transfer?

For iOS devices: Click here.

For Android devices: Click here. Android devices can also connect Syncios via WiFi network if your computer permits.


Q2: Why some options (Apps, Notes, etc.) are not able to be selected?

Currently, due to cross-platform, Apps, Notes, Calendar, E-books are not supported being transferred. You can learn more from here.


Q3: Why Syncios Data Transfer can't load my Contacts or Notes on my iOS device?

Please navigate to Settings>>iCloud on your iOS device, turn off iCloud Contacts or Notes option, then re-connect your iOS device to Syncios.


Q4: What are the differences between free version and paid version of Syncios Data Transfer?

The free version supports transferring/backing up/restoring five items of each category, paid version supports transferring all data.

And for more questions, please feel free to contact our support via Email. We are glad to hear from you.

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