Switching to iPhone from Android phone, most searched questions
Switching to iPhone can bring up a lot of questions. If you have an Android phone and you’re curious about making the move, here to help. Here are some of the most searched questions. You’ll see it’s a simple easy process.
If I switch to iPhone, will it be easy to transfer my contacts, photos, and messages?
Great question, and yup, it’s easy! With the Move to iOS app, you can simply and securely transfer all kinds of content to your new iPhone. First, download the Move to iOS app on your current device. Then follow the steps on the app to connect your Android to your new iPhone. You can select what you want to transfer, like your messages, contacts, calendar, Google account, photos and videos. And now your WhatsApp messages too. Then, once the transfer is complete, tap continue and finish setting up on your new iPhone. After that, your free apps will be downloaded from the App Store if they’re available.
If I switch to iPhone, can I trade in my Android smartphone?
For sure. Apple makes Trade-in easy. If your Android phone is eligible for credit, you can use it towards the purchase of your new iPhone. Even if it’s not, Apple will still recycle it.
If I switch to iPhone, will it hold up over time?
Definitely. iPhone is designed to be durable, it’s made of high quality materials and it’s extremely tough and resistant to dust, spills and splashes. So no stress there! The great battery life, plus it has amazing performance which will run smoothly for years. So, the good news is when you want to trade it in or upgrade, your iPhone can still be valuable.
If I switch to iPhone, will it be reliable?
Absolutely, iPhone’s reliable software helps prevent crashing. You see, some phone manufacturers get their software elsewhere meaning updates can get delayed and potentially make devices less dependable. Apple has always made both the hardware and the software, meaning new features and security improvements come faster because updates come directly from Apple.
If I switch to iPhone, will it get the latest updates?
Of course. This is another big thing Android users would love about owning an iPhone. Your new iPhone comes with latest operating system right out of the box. And it can still get updates straight from Apple even as it gets older. For example, iOS 15 is still compatible with iPhone 6s which came out nearly 6 years before. Plus, you can get automatic iOS updates or choose when to update.
If I switch to iPhone, how will my personal info be protected?
This is a great question. That’s important to everyone. iPhone is designed from the ground up to protect your privacy and give you control over your information. It comes with privacy features like Mail Privacy Protection, Sign-in with Apple and App Tracking Transparency- just to name a few. Because it’s your information, so what you share should be up to you.
If I switch to iPhone, will I get support from Apple?
Totally. I mean iPhone is easy to use right out of the box, but just in case you can always get the support you need just the way you want it. Right on your iPhone you can call or chat with a real person in iMessage, all without the up selling. If you’re looking for helpful resources and want to learn about how to get the most out of your new iPhone, you can also check out the Tips app, send a Tweet @AppleSupport, or use the Apple Support app. And if you like you can go from talking to real people online to real people in the Apple store, they’re here to help you with anything you need even if you don’t have an iPhone yet.