Best way to update iPhone 3G to 4S

Discussion in 'iPhone Tips, Help and Troubleshooting' started by sangtv, Feb 9, 2012.

  1. sangtv macrumors newbie

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    Feb 5, 2012
    #1
    Hi guys,
    I just got a new iPhone 4S and I'm wondering what's the best way to update all the contacts, media, and game data from my old 3G to the new phone.

    Do I just sync it from my iTunes?
    Shall I make a backup of the data using iPhone explorer?

    I don't have iCloud on my 3G, and I've just been using iTunes to sync music and apps.

    I've never done this before so your suggestions are greatly appreciated.

    Thanks guys!!


    Sang
     
  2. eawmp1 macrumors 601

    eawmp1

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    FL
    #2
    Do a backup of the 3GS.
    When you activate 4S on iTunes, you are given option to set up from saved phone backup. Choose the 3GS backup.
     

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