How to transfer data from iPhone 12 pro Max to an old iPhone
Transfer Data from Old iPhone to iPhone 12, iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12 Pro, or iPhone 12 Pro Max
Before doing a successful data transfer it is important to take note on important things that relate to iPhone’s Migration Tool
One can start the migration process by simply bringing the old iPhone near your new iPhone. Make sure that Bluetooth is enabled on both devices (the new and old iphone). Although the process can be done wirelessly, one can also use a Lightning cable along with an appropriate adapter to transfer data over a wired connection. One important thing to consider is one will have to use the same Apple ID on your new iPhone as your old iPhone before it can work.
Depending on the amount of data to be transferred, the entire process can easily take an hour or two. Your old iPhone must be running iOS 12.4 or newer. Below are steps to transfer data
STEP 1: Bring both iPhones close to each other
With your new iPhone at the setup process, bring the old iPhone close to it. This will bring up the Quick Start pop-up on your old iPhone. Click Continue on the pop-up and confirm your identity using Touch ID or Face ID depending on any one you want.
STEP 2: Scan the Animation on Your New iPhone from Your Old iPhone
Pair both phones, you will have to scan the object being displayed on your new iPhone using your old phone. In case the camera on your old iPhone is not working, you can use the Authenticate Manually option. This will help complete the pairing process easier for you if the camera is broken. Immediately after that set up face-ID on your new iPhone
Here all you need to do is to enter the passcode of your old iPhone on your new iPhone. After a minute, you will be prompted to set up Face ID on your new device.
STEP 3: Afterwards decide how you want to Transfer Data once you are done setting up Face ID, an option to transfer data from your old iPhone will pop-up or use iCloud to restore an old backup. Both options will display the amount of time required for the entire process to complete. Transfer data from old iPhone – Options here you have to select the Transfer from iPhone option. Use Other Options at the bottom if you want to transfer data between your old and new iPhone over a wired connection either way it’s your choice.
STEP 4: proceed with the Setup Process click on it and continue with the setup process where you will have to accept a few terms and conditions. After that, the actual data transfer process will start which take anywhere can between a few minutes to an hour or two depending on the amount of data you have on the old iPhone like I said above.