Easy Ways to Delete Contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR

Have you ever needed to clear contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR? No matter you want to delete all or some of your contacts on your iPhone, we can provide you with the easiest and the most convenient way. Keep reading this post to get solutions on how to delete contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR.

By Faye Clarke | Posted on: Aug. 15, 2018, Last Updated: Sep. 14, 2018
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As a revolutionary generation of iPhone, iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR series become really popular since they have first appeared in market. If you got a new iPhone, thanks to iTunes and iCloud backup, you could sync data from your old iPhone to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR within minutes. But when finishing sync and checking files on your iPhone, you may have noticed that your iPhone is filled with data that you no longer need, for example contacts. Then how can we get rid of these useless contact information? Keep reading and check the details of how to delete contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR.

Delete Contacts within iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR

By default, you could edit contacts information in Contacts App on your iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR. This is the most common way iPhone users would take to delete contacts. Open Contacts App, and tap the contact you want to delete. Tap Edit, scroll down and tap Delete Contact. Then you could successfully delete this unwanted contact.

Delete Contacts within iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR

Delete Contacts within iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR

However, there is a problem that Apple does not support users to delete multiple contacts. It only enables users to delete one contact at a time. So it would be really a tedious process for users who want to delete a bunch of contacts. Is there a convenient way for iPhone users to batch handling contacts? Here we recommended a third-party software – AnyTrans for iOS to help.

Delete Contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS

AnyTrans for iOS is an iOS device management software. With AnyTrans for iOS, you could manage personal files such as contacts, messages, notes and voice mail with full authorities. You could export files on device to computer, transfer files between device and computer and edit files on device. Please follow these steps to see how to delete contacts on iPhone X with AnyTrans for iOS.

Step 1Download and run AnyTrans on your PC/Mac > Connect your iPhone to it.

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How to Delete Contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 1

How to Delete Contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 1

Step 2Go to Device Manager > Scroll up to Personal Files Management > Click Contacts

How to Delete Contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 2

How to Delete Contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

Step 3Select the contacts you want to delete at the left column

How to Delete Contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 3

How to Delete Contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 3

Step 4 Tap Delete button on the upper right corner > Tap Yes to permanently delete the selected items

How to Delete Contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS - Step 4

How to Delete Contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS – Step 4

This is how to bulk delete contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with the help of AnyTrans for iOS. As you can see, this method is quite simply and convenient, you could manage a bunch of data with just a few clicks.

The Bottom Line

That’s all about how to delete contacts on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR. Whether you want to delete contacts one by one or to delete multiple contacts in one time, this post will provide solution for you. Download AnyTrans for iOS and have a try. If you still have problems about clear contacts on iPhone or about AnyTrans for iOS, please contact us via email, we will reply as soon as possible.

Faye Clarke

Member of iMobie_Inc, an enthusiastic fan of Apple and Jazz music, always ready to offer advice and solutions to any iOS & Android related issues.

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