How to Restore iPhone from Different Backups
If for some reason, you want to restore your iPhone from other backup files, such as another iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, for data share. It'll be a futile work to do it with iTunes, but don't give up! As long as you've synced your iDevice with iTunes recently, your data will be safely saved in a database in your computer, but you need another tool that can read and extract the data so you can copy it back to your iPhone.
Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (Mac) or Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (Windows) is such a kind of tool, which allows you to restore iPhone from different backup files, like backup of iPad, iPod touch or other iPhones. If you're looking for a solution to the same problem, this reliable software can be one of your great options.
Download the free trial version of this software below and install it on your computer.
Next, let's try to restore iPhone 5/4S/4/3GS from different backup files with Wondershare Dr.Fone for iOS (the Windows version) in detailed steps together.
Step 1. Extract and read your backup file
After installing and running the program on your computer, you'll get the primary window below. When all your backup files are found and displayed, select the one that you want to restore to your iPhone and click "Start Scan" to extract and read the content.
Step 2. Restore iPhone from different backup
After extracting, you can read all contents in details. Mark those you want and click "Recover" to save them on your computer with one click.
Now you can restore your iPhone from the recovered contents. It's not difficult. Just import it to your iTunes and move to your iPhone.
You can also watch the video tutorial below.