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Transfer Contacts, Messages, Photos from iCloud to Android

-- Thursday, March 26, 2015
"It is exactly a thorny point to transfer contacts, messages, photos and more from iCloud to Android devices." says Jenny, "Last week, I lost my iPhone 6 in the street. I am prone to purchase a Samsung since I know that Samsung S6 will be released in April. However, problem occurs. I merely have my files saved. And I don't know how to transfer them to an Android."

It is not an isolated case since many users are looking forward to the new product. So, here we are, to pose a tutorial about how to transfer contacts, messages, photos and more from iCloud to Android devices.
It is advisable to commit a transfer via Phone Transfer, a futuristic program designed for syncing data. The program supports users to transfer files directly from one phone to another and from iCloud to phone, back up your phone to computer as well as erase your old phone. You are allowed to have a trial version and experience how wonderful it is.

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How to Transfer Data from iCloud to Android

Step 1 Get Phone Transfer installed
To start with, get Phone Transfer from our official website. Click the Download button, after which you just need to install it on your computer. The program is clean and safe without info leak.

Get Phone Transfer installed

Step 2 Sign in to iCloud

Double-click Phone Transfer icon and launch it. Then, please choose the green box. Namely, Restore from Backups is your option. When you have entered Restore from Backups mode, prompt will ask you to log in iCloud. Please finish it by inputting your Apple ID and the password. The software will verify your identity and enter your account. By the way, do not forget to plug your Android phone to the Windows via USB cable.

Sign in to iCloud

Warm Tips for You:
When you choose Restore from Backups, backups created by other mobile managers, like iTunes, Blackberry, Samsung Kies, and etc. are supported.

Step 3 Download Backup from iCloud
Having entered iCloud, you are available to view your iCloud backup files on the left column. Tick the box and choose one containing files you are intended to transfer. Then click Download to obtain them. The notice will show you the progress. It can take a few minutes. Please await the result with patience.

Backup from iCloud

Step 4 Extract and Transfer Data to Android
When the download progress has reached 100%, it is done. Phone Transfer will sort your files into different categories, including Contacts, Text messages, Calendar, Call logs, Apps, Photo, Music, and Videos. All the items are circled in the middle. Choose your wanted contents and click Start Copy to transfer them into your Android phone.

Transfer Data to Android

Formats supported: Contacts, Messages, Photos, Audio, and Call logs.

A practical operation, right? In fact, it is much easier and faster compared to other methods. If more problems are in need of help such as how to transfer contents from Android to Android, from iOS to Android, from iCloud to iOS, you can refer to more resources from our website. And your comments are welcomed. Just feel free to leave them below.

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Ivy Bruce

Ivy Bruce is the Founder and Editorial Director at Recovery-Android Studio. You can also find her on Google+ and Twitter.