Making phone calls and texting others are the primary functions of cellphones. However, with the development of technology and ways of communication, nowadays, we use smartphones for multiple purposes, like taking photos, playing games, viewing webpages, making payments, and nearly everything we can do with a handset. Even so, the two basic features we mentioned are still important to us in daily life. So when you switched to a new OnePlus 5, I bet you need to transfer all your important data such as contacts and messages to the new device. This article helps you seamlessly transfer all your SMS and MMS to OnePlus 5T in three methods. And now let's get started.
Syncios Data Transfer is a comprehensive iOS & Android data transferring tool, which allows you to move all you data like messages, contacts, call logs, music, video, etc between iOS & Android devices with great convenience and safety.
1. Backup and restore phone data in lossless quality.
2. 1-Click Phone-to-Phone Transfer.
3. Transfer iTunes music libaray and playlist to device.
4. Restore iTunes/iCloud backup to iOS or Android device.
Note: Since imessages are not supported on Android devices, you can only transfer MMS from Android devices to OnePlus 5T. When transferring messages from iOS device/iCloud backup/iTunes backup to OnePlus 5T, only text messages are supported.
Method 1. Transfer SMS/MMS from old device to OnePlus 5T directly
As we mentioned below, you can directly transfer all SMS and MMS from old Android device to OnePlus 5T with Syncios Data Transfer, and if you used to be an iOS user, you can only transfer SMS from iOS device to OnePlus 5T. Find the details below.
Step 1. Install Syncios Data Transfer and launch it.
Free download and install Syncios Data Transfer on your computer, then launch it.
There are four modes on the homepage, to transfer data from one device to another, we select Phone to Phone Transfer mode.
Then the program would ask you to connect your device, simply connect both of your old phone and OnePlus 5 to computer via USB cable. For Android device, you need to turn on USB debugging mode, for iOS devices, you need to tap Trust on your phone.
Step 2. Transfer SMS/MMS to OnePlus 5T
After Syncios loaded all data on your device, make sure that the old device is listed on the left while OnePlus 5T on the right, otherwise you can click Flip to exchange.
To transfer all SMS/MMS to OnePlus 5T, check Text messages option on the middle of the panel. Then click on the blue button Start Copy to start the transferring process.
Please make sure both phones have stable connections with computer during the transferring process. And after only several seconds, all your SMS/MMS will be transferred to OnePlus 5T.
Method 2. Transfer SMS from iCloud to OnePlus 5T
If you used to be an iOS user and your device is no longer available, you can recover all SMS from iCloud backup to OnePlus 5T with Syncios Data Transfer only if you have backed up your device to iCloud. Simply follow the steps below.
Transfer SMS from iCloud to OnePlus 5T.
Similarly, download and install Syncios Data Transfer on your computer, and then launch it.
To restore data from iCloud backup, we need to select Restore from iCloud mode this time.
You need to login your Apple ID and download the iCloud backup for the first time. After that, connect your OnePlus 5T to computer via USB cable.
Check Text messages option on the middle of the panel, and click on Start Copy button. Then all SMS will be restored to your OnePlus 5T before long.
Method 3. Transfer SMS from iTunes backup to OnePlus 5T
Besides iCloud backup, if you have backed up your iOS device with iTunes, you can restore all SMS from iTunes backup to OnePlus 5T with Syncios Data Transfer as well. And follow the steps below.
Transfer SMS from iTunes backup to OnePlus 5T
Download and install Syncios Data Transfer on your computer and launch it. To transfer SMS from iTunes backup, select Restore from iTunes mode this time.
Syncios Data Transfer would detect all iTunes backup you made on your computer, simply select one on the left of the panel. And then connect your OnePlus 5T to computer.
Check Text messages option on the middle of the panel, and click the Start Copy button. After a while, all your SMS will be transferred to OnePlus 5T.
That's it. With Syncios Data Transfer, you are able to easily transfer all SMS/MMS to OnePlus 5T in three different methods. So please do not hesitate to have a try if you are in need to transfer your SMS/MMS. And if you encountered some problems while using it to transfer your data, please simply leave a comment below. We will find solutions for you as soon as possible.