How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to iPhone

By Emily Watson, Sunday, Jan 04, 2015

Many iPhone users get into trouble when they purchase a new iPhone and want to transfer contacts on old iPhone to the new one. It is known to all, iPhone contacts are stored in iPhone's memory card, not in the SIM Card. Therefore, we can't easily transfer contacts from the old one to the new one by transferring the SIM card with contacts. However, when it comes to transferring contacts from iPhone to iPhone, you still have options. You can transfer all your contacts using iCloud, iTunes or FonePaw iOS Transfer.

With FonePaw iOS Transfer, you can transfer contacts between two iPhone, for example, iPhone 6s to iPhone 7 directly without iTunes. It not only can transfer all contacts from one iPhone to another just as iTunes and iCloud can do, but it is very useful when you just want to share selected contacts with someone else's iPhone, such as sharing some but not all contacts with a colleague. In addition, this software can help you edit, import, export and remove duplicate contacts directly.

Free download the trial version below and transfer contacts between two iPhone now.

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How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to iPhone

1. Get two iPhone connected to PC

Download the iOS transfer program and install it on your computer. When it is installed, run it. Then, connect both iPhones to the same computer with USB cables. Both iPhone models will be detected right after you connect it. The information of both iPhones will be shown on the left sidebar.

Connect Two iPhone Devices to Computer

2. Transfer Contacts between 2 iPhones

You'll see two "Contacts" Menus in left sidebar. Choose the one you want to export to the other iPhone. Then you can preview all the contacts and decide to transfer all or some contacts from this iPhone to the other. Click "Import/Export" at the top, and then choose "Export Selected Contacts" or "Export All Contacts" to the other iPhone. The progress of the transferring will be displayed on the main window. The transferring process will last a few seconds.

Transfer Contacts from iPhone to iPhone

With FonePaw iOS Transfer, you can easily transfer contacts between two different iOS devices, from iPhone to computer or from computer to iPhone. You can also transfer music from iPhone to iPhone.

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