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Download contacts / messages / photos / calendar from iCloud backup to Android

--Thursday, 05 October 2017

In our daily life, smartphone has become a steward, a secretary and an assistant. Most people mark down important things like meetings, dates, anniversaries on the digital calendar, which was done by using paper and pens in the past. It is very convenient and a lot of people rely on it thanks to its reminder function. However, what if these kinds of important data are lost and what if my iPhone is broken and I want to transfer data to Android? Here we have several propositions for you. Continue this passage and teach yourself how to download iCloud backup to Android.

Method 1: Synchronize iCloud data to Google Account

It is very convenient by using Google Account to download data from iCloud. Here are detailed steps to follow.

Step 1: Open App Store and download Google Drive on your iPhone.

Step 2: Launch Google Drive and log in your Google account. If you still don’t have your own account, create one.

Step 3: Click on the icon on the left, choose “Settings > Backup > Contacts” and turn on “Back up Google Calendar”. If you want to back up photos and videos then choose the option “Photos and videos” and turn it on.

Step 4: Go back the last interface and click “Start Backup” at the bottom.

Step 5: Log in the same Google account on your destination Android phone. It will be automatically process and all you have to do is to wait.

Method 2: Synchronize by using Mobile Transfer

We strongly recommend you a very powerful and useful tool – Mobile Transfer, which can help you synchronize all the data like messages, contacts from iCloud backup to an Android phone. All you have to do is to log in your iCloud account. With just several clicks, all will be done automatically. What is more, this program supports iPhone X/iPhone 8/iPhone 8 Plus/iPhone7/iPhone7 Plus/iPhone 6/iPhone 6/iPhone 5S / iPad. Follow the steps below.

Step 1: Download Mobile Transfer and install on your computer. Launch the program and choose “Restore from Backups > Restore from Backup > iCloud.”

Step 2: Log in your iCloud account and connect your Android phone to your PC via USB cable.

Log in your iCloud

Step 3: Choose the data types you want. Click “Download iCloud backup” and wait for minutes.

Choose the data types

Step 4: Choose the data types in the middle box and hit the button “Start Copy”.

Transfer data

Finally, you have finished this seemingly complicated job. We strongly recommend you to download and try Mobile Transfer as you just need to log in your iCloud account once on your computer. Besides, in the case that you don’t have a Google account and you don’t want to download Google Drive on your iPhone due to the limited memory, Mobile Transfer is also a smart choice. Moreover, if you have followed us for some time, you may know that it is a very useful tool which provides phone to phone transfer, smart phone data backup, old phone data remove etc. So, why don’t you just download and have a try?

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