Google has been rumored to be engaged on a brand new migration app for iPhone customers to switch their information to Android since final yr. Earlier this yr, we noticed a report hinting on the existence of the “Change to Android” app for iPhones. And now, with out a lot hype or hullaballoo, Google has lastly launched the Change to Android app for iOS immediately. Take a look at the main points proper under.
Google Releases Change to Android App for iPhones
The Change to Android app is primarily a data-migration device for iOS customers to simply switch their native iPhone information to a brand new Android system with out utilizing any bodily cables. That is much like the “Transfer to iPhone” app, which Apple launched years in the past to make it simpler to change from Android to iOS.
The app, as you’d anticipate, will allow you to switch your contacts, messages, calendar occasions, photographs, and movies out of your iOS system to your new Android system wirelessly. Nevertheless, it’s price mentioning that you’ll want to grant the app an array of permissions to entry your information earlier than migrating them to a brand new Android cellphone.
“The Change to Android app from Google helps you rapidly and securely transfer your most essential information varieties – photographs, movies, contacts, and calendar occasions — to a model new Android system with out fussy cables. The app additionally walks you thru different essential steps to organising your system, like turning off iMessage so that you don’t miss textual content messages from family and friends,” Google writes within the app description.
The app can even notify customers to deactivate iMessage in order that it’s simpler to get SMSs. One other noteworthy factor is that the Change to Android app doesn’t enable customers to switch their iOS apps to the brand new Android system, sadly. This is likely to be because of the permission limitation of the Change to Android app to entry iOS apps on a person’s system.
As for the provision, whereas iOS customers can entry the Change to Android app through the corresponding hyperlink, it’s not accessible through the App Retailer instantly. Moreover, trying to find it on Apple’s app retailer doesn’t carry up the app, and Google has additionally not up to date its official Change to Android web site to replicate the discharge of the app but.
In a press release to TechCrunch, Google notes that the app isn’t obtainable for obtain through the Apple App Retailer, so there are possibilities it’s in its preliminary phases and would possibly quickly be absolutely obtainable for all. We are going to hold you up to date on extra particulars. So keep tuned, and do tell us your ideas on this new device within the feedback under.