How to Transfer Contacts from Android Phone to iPhone

By Emily Watson, Thursday, December 20, 2018

When you move from Android camp to iOS camp, for example, supersede your old HTC with iPhone 6, an necessity is to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone since phone number can be associated with the first-rate important things that is somewhat predominant in your social life like daily contact with loved ones and family, regular greeting to friends, business talk with clients, urgent call from superior, etc. Moving the address book with hundreds or even thousands of contacts from Android to iPhone sounds complicated as it is across-platform. Nevertheless, FonePaw Mobile Transfer will simply the thing.

FonePaw Mobile Transfer is an applied program to copy and paste contacts including name, phone number, email address, etc. from one place to another. It is to the program that I owed the fact that migrating Android contacts to iPhone is easy - that cloning phone number list can be completed in minutes by following the prompts occur in every step. This program is fully compatible with iPhone 6 Plus/6/5s/5c/5/4s, Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge, HTC One M9/M8, LG G4/G3, Lenovo, HUAWEI, Mi, etc. Copying Android phone number list to iPhone could not be easier with FonePaw Mobile Transfer.


Step 1. Run FonePaw Mobile Transfer on Windows

Install and run FonePaw Mobile Transfer on your computer.

Connect an Android phone to PC as source device and an iPhone as target phone. If it is reversed, click Switch button to exchange their places.

When they are successfully recognized, you will see "Connected".

Connect Both of Android and iPhone to Computer

Step 2. Select Contacts to Copy

Tick "Contacts" in the middle list.

If you want to overwrite the old contents of the phone number list in your iPhone, select the option "Remove the chosen data on Target Device before copy" and select "Yes" in the pop-up.

Otherwise, click "Start Transfer" after choosing files.

Select Android Contacts to Copy

Step 3. Check Transferred Address Book in iPhone

When copying, do not disconnect either device.

When it is done, click "OK" in the prompt.

Check Transferred Address Books in Your iPhone

As the screenshot shows, both the Android and iPhone is displaying 250 same contacts. Now you can call your friends and send messages or email to them.

Completed Transfer Android Contacts to iPhone

All roads lead to Rome. You can also back up your contact list to Gmail: Export contacts in VCF format from Android > Copy the VCF file to PC > Sign in Gmail in iPhone > Export contacts from Gmail. But this is time-consuming. Since then, why not turn to FonePaw Mobile Transfer?


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