OnePlus really wants iPhone users to switch to its smartphones

OnePlus really wants iPhone users to switch to its smartphones
Some customers avoid or delay the switch to a newer smartphone because they believe the whole process of transferring the data from their older device to the new one is too troublesome. It might be true in some cases, but not if you plan to switch to a OnePlus smartphone.

In an attempt to appeal to even more customers and make it easier to transfer data from an Android device to a OnePlus smartphone, the Chinese handset maker launched the OnePlus Switch standalone app in the first days of 2018.

Now that the OnePlus 6T is out, the company wants even more consumers to get a taste of its new product, so it added iPhone support to its OnePlus Switch app. Although the iPhone version of the app is still being tested, you can already download it for free. Also, the latest version of OnePlus Switch for Android, which includes iPhone support, has been released in the Google Play Store too.

OnePlus Switch allows users to migrate their contacts, text messages, photos, and other data from an iPhone to a OnePlus smartphone. In addition, the app can also backup data as a compressed archived that can be kept and used for restoring your data.

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8 Comments

1. LEEDAQ

Posts: 173; Member since: Aug 07, 2018

bring 3.5mm back then I will think about it

2. bearballz

Posts: 34; Member since: Mar 17, 2017

Huh? iPhones don’t have headphone jacks either.

6. Fred3

Posts: 494; Member since: Jan 16, 2018

That's like hearing grandparents get mad that the rotary phone is gone. Get use to it and adapt with it

3. notfair

Posts: 719; Member since: Jan 30, 2017

very few iPhone users swtich to android and if they do they go for a samsung and not for a op6t

5. Fred3

Posts: 494; Member since: Jan 16, 2018

True most iphone users don't even know what OnePlus is

7. Vokilam

Posts: 1181; Member since: Mar 15, 2018

Same type of android users call their android phone “iPhone”.

4. andrewc31394

Posts: 290; Member since: Jun 23, 2012

tried using the OnePlus switch app to migrate my mom's V20 date to the OP6 i gave her and the transfer the app wouldn't connect the devices. Crappy app.

8. rouyal

Posts: 1573; Member since: Jan 05, 2018

If OnePlus released a compact phone, at least once per year, I think they’d be more successful. I looked at sales of the 4.7” vs Plus versions, and the 4.7” always sold more. Also, updating their system icons to adaptive icons for more uniform UI. They’re still using lollipop icons.

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