Moving data from one smartphone to another is something that we encounter on a daily regular basis. Whenever, we buy a new smartphone, the first thing that everyone does is to move their old data to the new device. This process could be agonizing especially when we are transferring database files like contacts, messages, documents, etc.
However, moving multimedia files is way simpler but still we will share few easy methods to move data like contacts, pictures, videos, music, messages, etc. to Huawei smartphone.
Huawei’s developer however did invest 2 innovative products that help Huawei users to move data from one phone to another or from PC to Huawei smartphones. In this tutorial, we will show how to move data from Huawei to Huawei, PC to Huawei and other smartphones to Huawei.
Move Data from Non-Huawei smartphone to Huawei Smartphone
Like we stated, Huawei’s developer invented an amazing app called Phone Clone to transfer data from non-Huawei phones to Huawei phones conveniently and rather very quickly. This app is absolutely free, convenient and way more secure from other apps. Phone Clone even encrypts all the data before transferring them to the new phone.
Firstly, download and install Phone Clone from Google Play Store if you are using an Android phone or Apple store if you are using an iDevice. After installing the app on both phones, follow these steps:
Moving Data from Android to Huawei Smartphone:
- Open the app on both phone and on Huawei smartphone tap on “New Phone” and select “Old Phone” from the Android device from which you are moving the data.
- Find the name of your devices on Phone Clone app and connect both phones.
- Choose the data types that you want to migrate like contacts, pictures, music, files, apps, call history etc. and send them to your new phone.
Tip: You will be required to setup a password in order to receive the files. Just enter the same pin code in both phones for a smooth experience.
Moving Data from iPhone to Huawei smartphone:
- From your Huawei phone, tap on “New Phone” and wait.
- From iPhone, tap on “old phone” then tap on Settings and select Wi-Fi hotspot and connect with Huawei phone.
- From iDevices, you can only transfer pictures, videos and contacts to Huawei phone.
Move Data from PC to Huawei Smartphone
Moving data from PC to Huawei smartphone couldn’t be easier too as Huawei also has the solution for it. If you are using a Windows computer or laptop then you should definitely install Huawei HiSuite to move all data from PC to Huawei smartphones. It is similar to Nokia PC suite or Samsung Kies where you can sync your device with PC or transfer any data from PC to your smartphone.
Step 1. Huawei HiSuite is totally free to use and can be downloaded from the official website.
Step 2. After installing the HiSuite, you may connect your Huawei smartphone to PC using the USB data cable.
Step 3. Your Huawei smartphone information will appear immediately on the HiSuite main user interface and it will also show all the file details from your smartphone like apps, videos, contacts, messages, photos etc.
Step 4. If you have a previous backup of your old phone then simply click on “Restore” and choose the backup file from the computer and let the program restore all the files to your new Huawei smartphone automatically.
On the other hand, if you want to copy new files to your phone then simply copy those files from your computer and paste them on your new Huawei phone. And it will be done.
Open your Huawei smartphone and browse the files that you just moved.
Moving data from Huawei to Huawei smartphones
Since all Huawei phones can match their own backup files, you can easily backup one Huawei phone and restore them to all other Huawei phones without any problem. Remember, this only works for Huawei to Huawei since there’s no compatibility issue with the same brand.
Step 1. Unlock your phone and find the backup app on the menu screen.
Step 2. Tap on “Backup” and wait for the phone to back up your entire system. Also, you will be able to choose whether to backup internal or external memory and the file types.
Step 3. To restore the backup file in another Huawei phone, just copy and paste the backup file into the new phone and tap on “Restore” from the same app.
Step 4. Make sure your new phone has enough space to restore the backup file and it should automatically recover all the files from your old Huawei device.
In this article, we have concluded how to move data to your new Huawei smartphone but certainly; you can try the same methods on other branded smartphones to move data.
Remember, moving data from one phone to another could be painful if you don’t know how to move them and never try to migrate the files manually as it will take an eternal year to complete. Better use the methods shared in this article to automate the tasks effortlessly and have fun!