How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei

Want to transfer contacts from iPhone to Huawei phone? Go through the below post and learn how to transfer contacts from iPhone to your new Huawei device in six different ways.

Joy Taylor Last Updated: Apr. 30, 2020

Huawei has gained huge popularity and all thanks go to features like a better camera, a more powerful processor, and the newest Android OS offers to users. So, it makes sense why more and more people are switching to Huawei phones. And moving from one device to another requires you to transfer important data such as contacts as well from your old device to your new device. But, if you find hassle transferring contacts from iPhone to your new Huawei device, then you’re in the right place. Spare some time to read the post below and explore six ways to transfer contacts from iPhone to Huawei phone.

Method 1: Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei with Google Contacts

Do you have a Google Account? If so, then you can sync your iPhone contacts to your Google account and then simply use that same Google account on your new Huawei phone. No worries!! Below is the step-by-step guide to help you move contacts from iPhone to Huawei with Google contacts:

Step 1: On your iPhone, open “Settings”>” Mail, Contacts, Calendars”>” Add Account”.

Step 2: Now, click on “Google” and enter your Google account credentials to sign in. And grant the permissions your iPhone request.

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via Google Account - Step 2

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via Google Account – Step 2

Step 3: Go back to “Mail, Contacts, Calendars” settings, and here, select your Google account. Then, enable the “Contacts” option.

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How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via Google Account – Step 3

Step 4: On your Huawei phone, sign in with the same Google account you used on your iPhone and then open the “Google Contacts” app and you would probably see your iPhone contacts on your new phone.

Method 2: Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei with AnyTrans for Android

Take advantage of AnyTrans for Android and get your contacts transferred from iPhone to Huawei in one simple click. With this all-in-one data manager and transfer software, you can transfer all common file types including contacts, photos, videos, music, etc. The best part of using the software is that it will help you transfer the data from the iPhone to your new Huawei phone directly. You can even use it to copy the content from your Android phone to the computer for a backup.  Following the below steps:

Step 1: Download AnyTrans for Android and run it on your computer, then connect your iPhone as well as Huawei phone to the computer with the help of USB cable.

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via AnyTrans - Step 1

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via AnyTrans – Step 1

Step 2: Once the software recognizes both the devices, click on the “Android Mover”>” iOS to Android” option, and then select the file type – Contacts to transfer the contacts.

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via AnyTrans - Step 2

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via AnyTrans – Step 2

Step 3: When you hit the “Next” button, the software will initiate the transfer process. And let the software complete the transfer.

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How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via AnyTrans – Step 3

Method 3: Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei with iCloud

iPhone users have a habit of backing up their device data to iCloud and Android users to Google. Thus, you can move contacts from iPhone to your Huawei phone by first exporting your iDevice contacts to iCloud and then important contacts to Google.

Isn’t, it sounds complicated? Well, it is and that’s why you would be rather better off using AnyTrans for Android. But, if you still want to try this method, then follow the below steps:

Step 1: On your iPhone, open “Settings”>”[Your Name]”>”iCloud”>” Turn on Contacts”.

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via iCloud - Step 1

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via iCloud – Step 1

Step 2: Once syncing iPhone contacts with iCloud, access iCloud.com on the computer using the browser and enter your Apple ID and password to sign in.

Step 3: Click “Contacts” to see all the synced contacts. Now, select the desired contacts you would like to transfer.

Step 4: Once selecting the target contacts, click on the “gear icon (Settings) and select the “Export vCard” option. Doing so will save a VCF file with all the contact info on the computer.

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How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via iCloud – Step 4

Step 5: Now, open your Gmail account and choose the “Contacts” option. Or you can visit the official site of Google Contacts.

Step 6: Click on the” Import” and then select the saved VCF file you have recently downloaded from iCloud.

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How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via iCloud – Step 6

Once importing the contacts to your Google account, sign in with the same Google account on your new Huawei phone to access your iPhone contacts here.

Method 4: Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei with iTunes

iTunes can even help you move contacts from iPhone to your new Huawei phone. For this method, you must disable iCloud Contacts on your iPhone and after then, follow the below steps:

Step 1: Open iTunes and connect your iPhone to the computer with the help of a digital cable.

Step 2: Click on the device icon and open the “Info” tab. Here, turn on “Sync Contacts” option and select to sync them with Windows Contacts.

Also, enable the “All Contacts” option before hitting the “Apply” button.

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via iTunes - Step 2

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via iTunes – Step 2

Step 3: Unplug your iPhone from the computer, go to your Windows Account>Contacts and then click the “Export” button from the toolbar.

Step 4: Select to export the contacts to a vCard and then choose the location where you would like to save the VCF file.

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via iTunes - Step 4

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via iTunes – Step 4

Step 5: Finally, move the VCF file to your new Huawei phone manually (by connecting the Huawei phone to the computer) or just import it to your Google Contacts.

Method 5: Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei with Email

Want to transfer contacts from iPhone to Huawei, but there are only a few contacts to move? If so, then you can consider the email option.

Step 1: On your iPhone, select the contacts you want to transfer. Then, click on the share icon or option and select Email.

Step 2: Now, open that email on your Huawei phone and add the contact to your new phone.

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via Email

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via Email

This method is ideal only when you just want to transfer 2-5 contacts. Otherwise, it is a very time-consuming way to move contacts from iPhone to Huawei.

Method 6: Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei with Bluetooth

Bluetooth is a built-in feature of every smartphone and you can use it to transfer contacts from iPhone to Android. Of course, this method is recommended for users who don’t have lots of contacts to move. To learn how to get the job done via Bluetooth, follow the below steps:

Step 1: On your iPhone, go to “Settings”>” Bluetooth and turn it on”.

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via Bluetooth - Step 1

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via Bluetooth – Step 1

Step 2: On your new Huawei phone, open “Settings” and then locate “Bluetooth” to turn it on.

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via Bluetooth - Step 2

How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Huawei via Bluetooth – Step 2

Step 3: On your iPhone, choose your Huawei device from the list of nearby devices. This would generate the code you need to pair the devices.

Step 4: Go your iPhone’s Contacts app and choose the contacts you would like to transfer. Then, click the “Share” icon and select the connected paired device.

Step 5: On your Android phone, you get a prompt or notification for the incoming data. Just accept it and let the import complete.

The Bottom Line

That’s it!! Pick the method that suits you the most. However, AnyTrans for Android is highly recommended as it is truly a hassle-free to transfer contacts from iPhone to Android in just one click. Moreover, it comes in handy to copy photos from iPhone to Huawei. Give a try it to now!!

Joy Taylor

Member of iMobie team as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iOS & Android related issues.