“I’m wondering if we could restore iCloud photos to Android phone?”
When you’re used to be an iPhone user, now you changed your old iPhone with a new Android phone, you may need to restore some of your iCloud backup files to your new Android phone, especially photos. Or when your iCloud storage is full, you will also need to restore some iCloud data to other devices. Now from this article, we’ll learn how to restore iCloud photos to Android phone.
Restore iCloud Photos to Andriod Phone
We can restore iCloud photos directly to Android phone, but we will need to download iCloud control panel on our PC.
1.Open your iPhone, enable iCloud on your iPhone. And go Setting--Photo Stream, turn it now.
2.Then download iCloud Control Panel
on your PC, and enable Sync feature. Now all the photos will be transferred to our PC when it’s connected with Wifi.
3.When finish transferring photos to your PC, connect your Android phone to PC by using its USB cable, and transfer all those photos you have download on PC to your Android phone folder.
Selectively Restore iCloud Photos to Android Phone
Also when you want to selectively restore iCloud photos to Android phone, and don’t want to erase all content and settings before restoring data from iCloud, you can come to iRefone for help.
is a professional iOS data recovery software, it can recover more than 16 kinds of files with three recovery mode, that is Recover from iOS Device, Recover from iTunes Backup and Recover from iCloud Backup. It allows us to preview them before restoring, also we don’t need to erase all content and settings.
Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.
Step 1. Run iRefone, choose “Recover from iCloud Backup”. log in it with your Apple ID and password.
Step 2. When log in, all your backup files on iCloud will show up. Find the backup file you need, and click “Download” at the end of the files.
Step 3. After downloading, we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon that iRefone can recover. Find and click “Photo” icon, and it will be scanned by the software.
Step 4. Wait a few seconds for scanning, you can preview and choose photos you need, tap on “Recover to PC”, and choose folder path to save them.
Step 5. After saving photos to your PC, connect your Android phone to PC, and copy those photos to your Android phone in related folder.