One management tool for all smartphones to transfer files between PC & iOS/Android devices.
If you were an iPhone/iPad/iPod user, you might use iCloud or iTunes to backup your data. iCloud and iTunes are the most common way to backup an iOS device. However, when you switched your iOS device to an Android phone, such as the new released Samsung Galaxy Note 9, it's not simple to build a connection between iCloud/iTunes and an Android device. So you may wonder how to restore data from iTunes/iCloud backup to your Android device? This tutorial gives you option here. If you are looking for some good ways to restore iCloud/iTunes backup to your new Samsung Galaxy Note 9, please simply read on this article.
Of course, we can't restore iTunes and iCloud backup to an Android phone directly, so that's why we need a third-party application to help us. Syncios Data Transfer - A super user-friendly data transfer tool, designed to help users transfer SMS, Call logs, Contacts, Photos, Music, Video, Notes, Apps between Android or iOS devices. Moreover, the most important thing is that this program will also help you download your data from iCloud/iTunes backup to your Android/iOS devices. With the assistance of this program, retrieve data from iCloud/iTunes backup to your Samsung Galaxy Note 9 can be a piece of cake. Simply download and install the compatible version on your computer, and follow the steps below.
Launch the iCloud-to-Android-Transfer program after installed successfully. You can see four modules on the main interface of the program: Phone to Phone Transfer, Restore from iCloud, Backup to PC & Restore from PC and Restore Phone from iTunes. To restore data from iCloud Backup, select Restore from iCloud module.
If it's your first time using Syncios to restore data from iCloud backup, you need to login your iCloud account to download the backup. Make sure to enter the correct Apple ID and passcode, and Two-Factor Authentication needs to be turned off if you enabled it. Then Syncios will show a list of your iCloud backup. Just select the proper one and click Download.
After the downloading process done, please click View or scan the downloaded iCloud backup on the bottom of the downloading window.
Then all data from your iCloud backup file will be displayed in categories on the window. Connect your Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to Syncios with USB cable, and next time you can also connect your device with WiFi network.
Now you are able to select Contacts, SMS, Call logs, DCIM photos and Bookmarks to restore. Clicking on the Start Copy button to transfer selected data back to your Samsung Galaxy Note 9.
Similarly, launch the iTunes-to-Android-Transfer program after installing successfully. Select Restore from iTunes Backup module among the four modes on the main interface of the program.
Your iTunes backups will be listed on the left panel, choose one that you want to restore. Then all data from your iTunes backup file will be displayed in categories on the window. Connect Samsung Galaxy Note 9 to Syncios, and make sure your device is well detected by this program.
Then just select the contents you want to restore (including Contacts, SMS, Call logs, DCIM photos and Bookmarks) and click the Start Copy button. After a while, the selected data will be restore back to your Samsung Galaxy Note 9.
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.
Q2: Why some kinds of data are not able to be restored to my device?
Syncios Data Transfer program currently supports recovering Contacts, SMS, Call logs, DCIM photos, Bookmarks, Notes to device, and we will continue to develop our program to support more types of data in the future.
Q3: Can I use Syncios Data Transfer to import music/photos/videos from computer to my Android?
We are sincerely sorry that Syncios Data Transfer currently doesn't support computer-to-phone transferring. However, you can download our free Syncios Manager to finish this job. And the Ultimate version of Syncios Manager also supports Data Transfer feature(phone to phone transfer, restore from iCloud/iTunes), you can learn more from here.
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.