Google has now quietly launched its iPhone app on the App Store, dubbed Change to Android, geared toward those that’d change to the search large’s mobile working system.
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The Transfer to Android app has launched on the App Retailer in choose nations
The app will likely be extra broadly obtainable to iPhone customers within the conning days
Use it emigrate information and recordsdata out of your iPhone to an Android telephone
Google’s Change to Android app is reside on the App Store
Much like Apple’s Transfer to iOS app for Android, Google’s new software program lets iPhone homeowners wirelessly switch their information to an Android handset, together with their photographs, movies, contacts, calendar occasions and extra. The app is designed for individuals who have bought an Android telephone, to not entice or entice iPhone homeowners to modify to Android.
The software program walks you thru different necessary steps to organising your gadget, reminiscent of turning off iMessage in your iPhone “so that you don’t miss textual content messages from family and friends.” It’ll additionally ask you for a bunch of permissions earlier than it may possibly switch the information out of your iPhone over to your Android gadget. Emigrate your Photographs library to Google Photographs, you’ll want to attach together with your iCloud credentials.
As TechCrunch notes, your apps should not transferred:
Sadly, one factor Google’s new Change to Android iOS app doesn’t assist with is migrating a customers’ functions. That is probably on account of limitations as to what third-party apps can entry on the person’s gadget. Apps aren’t alleged to scan the person’s iPhone to extract a listing of all the opposite apps a person has put in, that’s.
For extra details about switching to Android, go to the official Change to Android web site. As talked about, Apple additionally has an identical app of its personal, referred to as Change to iOS together with the related assist doc offering directions for transitioning person information and settings from an Android telephone to an iPhone.
The person wins: Switching ought to now be straightforward in both path.
Pricing and availability
The Transfer to Android app is accessible freed from cost.
Google is releasing the app in levels. At the moment, Transfer to Android is accessible on the App Retailer in the USA and several other main European markets, with further rollouts to observe within the coming days. For those who’re not seeing the app but in your native App Retailer, test again in a number of days.