By Nick / Last Updated January 21, 2020

iPad was first released on April 3, 2010. It carries the Apple A4 processor and has a 9.7-inch touchscreen. Some of its variants are able to access cellular networks. It received a lot of praise from reviewers for its wide range of capabilities and also received welcome from customers. 3 million iPad were sold in the first 80 days. The latest seven-generation iPad has been released on September 25, 2019, with a 10.2-inch screen and A10 processor.

iPad is so popular around the world. If you are a fan of Apple, you don’t want to miss its new product, while if you want to transfer apps from old iPad to new iPad as quickly as possible, you could follow this passage to complete the task in minutes.

3 ways to transfer apps from old iPad to new iPad

You would be introduced 3 ways to quickly transfer old iPad to new iPad in this passage. Their pros and cons would be presented and you could choose the one that you like to transfer your iPad to another.

#1 Transfer apps from old iPad to new iPad with iTunes

iTunes is the official tool for Apple users to manage the purchased music and videos, and also could be used to transfer data between Apple devices. You could follow the steps below to transfer apps from your old iPad to new iPad.

Step 1. Download and launch the latest iTunes on your PC. Connect your old iPad to computer with USB and remember to tap Trust This Computer on your iPad.

Step 2. Click the phone-shape icon in the upper-left corner in iTunes > Click Summary > Click Back Up Now. You should wait for iTunes backing up your iPad. It might take a few minutes. After the backup is completed, unplug your old iPad.

Step 3. Plug your new iPad to computer and also tap Trust This Computer. Navigate to Summary as you did in Step 2 and click Restore Backup. Select the backup file and click Restore. You should wait until restoration is completed and then check your new iPad.

iTunes is an official tool, so you could totally trust it, while it also has deficiencies. You are not allowed to preview files and filter the data you don’t want to transfer. If you want a flexible transfer plan, you could try the following method.

iTunes iPad

#2 Selectively transfer apps from old iPad to new iPad

You’ve got so many apps on your old iPad, yet you just need to transfer some of them to your new iPad. Since iTunes doesn’t let you preview and select files, the professional iPad Transfer assistant EaseUS MobiMover. It would allow you to transfer even one app from one iPad to another. Read the following steps and complete a customized transfer plan.

Step 1. Download and launch EaseUS MobiMover. Connect your two iPad at the same time to computer and tap Trust This Computer.

Step 2. Choose Phone to Phone in the left of the interface and select the right transfer direction. Click Next and MobiMover would scan the available apps on your old iPad.

Step 3. Select the apps you need and then click Transfer. The transfer would be completed in minutes.

EaseUS MobiMover allows you select the apps while you can’t preview the details in the apps. If you want to preview and select the needed data, read the following passage.

Easeus Transfer App

#3 Transfer useful data from one iPad to another

Want to select the data in the app? Try AOMEI MBackupper. It is a free professional iPad data transfer, allowing you to select every photo, videos, contacts, music track, and message. You could transfer useful data to your new iPad with it.

Preview Apps: During the transfer process, you could always preview and select every single file as you want.

Easily Transfer: This professional application would allow you to finish the transfer in a simple pane and the options would always be understandable.

Widely Compatible: It supports all the models of iPad and would be perfectly compatible with the latest iOS 13.0

How to transfer iPad data with AOMEI MBackupper?

Want to try this convenient application? Follow the steps below.

Step 1. Download and launch AOMEI MBackupper. Connect your old iPad to computer and tap Trust This Computer.

Step 2. Choose Custom Backup on mBackupper > click one icon to enter Selection > click the orange-button OK after selecting all the needed files > click on Start Backup in the lower-left corner > unplug your old iPad after backup is completed.

view files

Step 3. Plug your new iPad to computer and tap Trust This Computer > select the backup task and click the Arrow Restore > click on Start Restore in the lower-right corner (You could also click one icon to enter Selection to filter the unwanted files) > wait for task to complete.

restore iPad

AOMEI MBackupper gives you further choices. Although it only supports five kinds of data, you could transfer your useful apps from old iPad to new iPad.


If you want to transfer apps from old iPad to new iPad, you could use iTunes to backup old iPad to computer by one click and then transfer data to new iPad, selectively transfer apps to new iPad with EaseUS MobiMover, or transfer every single useful file to new iPad with AOMEI MBackupper. If you think this article is helpful, please share it to help more people.