Hi, there! I’ve decided to switch from Samsung Galaxy 3 to iPhone 6s. But I would like to import the contacts from that Android device to my iPhone. Is there any way possible for me to do that? All of your suggestions will be appreciated, thanks!
Recently, many Android users decided to change from the Android phone to an iPhone, and they want to transfer the useful data from the Android phone to iPhone. It is easy for the Android users to export the media files, such as music and movies from Android to computer, and then sync with their iPhone. But for contacts, people will wonder how to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone 6/6s/SE easily.
You can take advantage of the third-party iPhone transfer software to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone directly. which is the most quick and safe way. Among all the iPhone transfer programs, Leawo iTransfer is regarded one of the best. This software is used for transferring files among iOS devices, iTunes and computers, and it enables users to transfer various kinds of files without the sync of iTunes.
The following guidance will show you how to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone, and you can free download the software to have a try.
Leawo iTransfer will start transferring contacts from Android to iPhone immediately. When the transfer finishes, you’ll get the contacts in iPhone Contacts app. Certainly you will want to know how to transfer contacts from iPhone to Android when you are in need. Leawo iTransfer will bring much convenience to your daily life, if you are interested, just check it out.
The first method is using Move to iOS app to sync Android contacts to iPhone. Apple released a new Move to iOS app that wirelessly transfers users’ contacts, message history, camera photos and videos, web bookmarks, mail accounts, calendars, wallpaper, and DRM-free songs and books from Android phone to iPhone. But here are some limitations for your devices. For example, your iPhone have to be iPhone 5 or later, and iOS 9 or later. Besides, your android version have to be 4.0 or later. Moreover, the media files like music, movies and more won’t be transferred as well with Move to iOS app.
If the Android users haven’t cut their SIM card for iPhone yet, they can take advantage of the SIM card to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone. Android users need to go to their Contacts app and choose Export Contacts to SIM. Then the contacts can be transferred to the SIM card. Now users can cut the card and install it in iPhone, and go to Settings > Mails, Contacts, Calendars, and scroll down to find Import SIM Card Contacts. Now you are able to import the contacts from SIM card to your iPhone.
Another method is using Gmail. Android users can take advantage of Gmail (or other emails provide contacts sync function) to sync Android contacts to iPhone. The following tutorial will show you how to do it:
With the sync function of Gmail, people are able to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone with ease. If you aren’t using Gmail on your iPhone, don’t worry, you can take advantage of other email services like Yahoo, Outlook and so on.