Do you want to switch from your old iphone to a new one? Are you in a worry of how to transfer your data from the old iphone to a new one? Thought of changing into a new phone is exciting, but changing phones can be a real pain because you have to move all your data into your new phone.
If you are an iPhone user, you need to follow some process to learn how to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone. We will help you deal with this pain in simple and quick steps.
Here’s how you can transfer contacts from iPhone to new iPhone quickly:
Part 1: Transfer contacts from iPhone to new iPhone by restoring from iCloud backup
You can easily transfer your contacts using iCloud backup without factory-resetting the entire device and starting again.
- Log in to your iCloud account
- You need to connect both your iPhones to Wi-Fi and log into your iCloud account from both of your iPhones.
Sync Contacts and Backup
- Now you need to take your source iPhone
- Now go to Settings option
- Then tap the name at the top
- Go to iCloud option
- Scroll down and make sure the option for Contact is toggled on.
After syncing the contacts, you need to scroll down to the iCloud Backup option and choose Backup Now option.
Make sure that contact syncing option on your target iPhone is enabled from the settings option and then open the contact app to swipe down and refresh it. Within a very short time, your contacts will start appearing on your target iPhone.
Part 2: Move contacts from iPhone to iPhone using iTunes
iTunes is a great solution to transfer iPhone contacts. Many of the iphone users prefer iTunes while transferring contacts because it comes directly from Apple and it takes care of all your iOS device management needs.
Follow these steps to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone using iTunes-
Install iTunes and connect source iPhone
Download the latest version of iTunes on your PC, install it properly and launch the software. Connect your source iPhone to your PC and iTunes will automatically detect it.
Now click on the “Device” option and then select iPhone. Then you need to select “Summary” option and then choose “This Computer” and “Back Up Now” to back up all your data and contacts on your PC.