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How to transfer contacts, photos and videos from BlackBerry Motion to Apple iPhone 8

BlackBerry Motion
Apple iPhone 8

Transfer contacts, photos and videos from your BlackBerry Motion to the cloud server

In our guideline we will introduce PhoneCopy.com service which supports many phones from almost all manufacturers, including BlackBerry Motion, and can be easily used to synchronize data between two or more devices.

This guideline also works for similar devices like BlackBerry KEYone Dual SIM TD-LTE, BlackBerry Mercury, Blackview A5, Blackview A60 Pro, Blackview A8.

Download PhoneCopy for Android to your Android phone, which you can download free of charge. After downloading and installation, go through following steps.

Run the app and create new account. If you already have an account choose "sign on".

Welcome Create new account Login to existing account

To allow correct functionality of PhoneCopy application we will kindly ask you to confirm access permissions for it.

Permissions Permissions

When you confirm access to contacts you can set which "contacts databases" you want to backup.

Contacts Contacts Contacts

PhoneCopy allows to back up SMS too.

SMS SMS Messages

Then you can set up backup for media (photos and videos).

Media Media Photos and videos

If you want download photos and videos from old phone (which was synchronized to PhoneCopy.com before) you can choose it in the next step. Then you can synchronize.

Other devices Sync

You can access all settings later by bottom menu of the application or by main menu. In case you exceed limits for a free account we recommend you to buy Premium

Other devices Sync Bottom menu

And now it's time to transfer data to your Apple iPhone 8

Run the Apple AppStore on your iPhone and search for PhoneCopy application, which you can download free of charge. After downloading and installation, go through the following steps. If you eventually forgot your password you have a chance to retrieve it.

Select Register Register Lost Password

Then you need to allow PhoneCopy access to your contact list and select contacts which will be synchronized

Authorize contacts Approve access to contacts Select contacts

You can also sync photos and videos. Therefore, do not synchronize now and in the next step choose from which phone you want to transfer the backed up photos and videos

Authorize media Approve acces to media Synchronize

In case you have already photos or videos stored in your account you can download it to the new iPhone. Then let's synchronize!

Approve acces to media Synchronize

This guideline also works for similar devices like Apple iPhone 6 Plus, Apple iPhone 6s, Apple iPhone 6s Plus, Apple iPhone 7, Apple iPhone 7 Plus, Apple iPhone 8 Plus, Apple iPhone SE, Apple iPhone SE 2020, Apple iPhone X, Apple iPhone Xr.

Now you have all your contacts backed up on PhoneCopy and you can edit all your contacts in your online account. If you lose your phone or the stored data, or if you just run out of battery, you can see your contacts online.

Some additional tips:

On your online account, you will see full history of your contacts, as well as the data that you've deleted in between the synchronizations. You can find them in an archive from where you can restore them. And if this is still not enough of a backup for you, you can download a CSV file, that you can store in your computer.