How to Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with 3 Ways

Have no idea how to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR. Don’t be worried. Come to read this post, and you will learn about three different methods to solve your problem.

By Christian Chus | Posted on: Sep. 05, 2018, Last Updated: Sep. 14, 2018
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If you’re making the move from Android to iPhone, or perhaps getting a second phone for work purposes, one of the most important things you need to do is transfer contact information from one phone onto the other. It might seem like this would be a hassle, but you don’t have to transfer each contact manually.

In this article, you’ll find three different methods that make it quick and easy to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR.

Method 1. Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with AnyTrans for iOS

AnyTrans is a sophisticated and easy-to-use tool that enables you to transfer data safely and securely between devices, whether you’re using iOS or Android, PC or Mac. It also allows you to manage the content of your iPhone or other devices from one accessible interface. At this time, AnyTrans for iOS is the best choice to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR. So why do you choose it?

  1. It supports to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR without limitation. What’s more, there is no data erased in the process of transferring.
  2. No blind sync which means you’re allowed to preview and select certain contacts you want to transfer before transferring.
  3. Besides, it supports other types of data to transfer from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR like messages, calendar, music, videos, and photos, etc.
  4. Moreover, you can transfer some kinds of Android data to iTunes or iCloud with AnyTrans for iOS directly.

Just download AnyTrans for iOS and follow the steps below to use AnyTrans to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR:

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Step 1Install AnyTrans for iOS and then connect both your Android device and your iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR to your computer via USB.

Step 2Click the iOS mover icon towards the top of the screen. This will take you to the content management screen > click ‘Contacts’.

How to Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS/XS Max/XR with AnyTrans – Step 2

How to Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS/XS Max/XR with AnyTrans – Step 2

Step 3Select the contacts you want to transfer and click the ‘To Device’ button.

How to Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS/XS Max/XR with AnyTrans – Step 3

How to Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS/XS Max/XR with AnyTrans – Step 3

Step 4Choose your iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR from the list of options and your data will be transferred over in a minute or two.

AnyTrans for iOS is a great option for those who want a quick, straightforward solution for transferring contacts from one operating system to another.

Method 2: Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with Move to iOS App

Another great tool for the job is the Move to iOS app. If your iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR is fresh out of the box, this option will be instantly available to you once you’ve turned it on. Follow these steps to transfer contacts from Android to iOS using Move to iOS:

Step 1Turn on your new iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR. Once you’ve begun your new iPhone setup, you will arrive at the Apps & Data screen. Tap ‘Move Data from Android’ and a code will be generated.

If you have already set up your iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR, you will need to restore to factory settings and start the process again.

Step 2Turn on your Android device and download the ‘Move to iOS’ app.

Step 3Open the app on your Android device and fill in the code you have previously received from your iPhone setup. You will be directed to the Transfer screen.

Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with Move to iOS App

Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with Move to iOS App

Step 4Choose the ‘Contacts’ section on your Transfer screen, and in a few moments, your contacts will be transferred to your iPhone.

Method 3: Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with Google Account

Your Google account is actually a powerful tool that can help you to transfer contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR. Follow the steps below:

Step 1On your Android phone, go to Settings > Accounts.

Step 2Sign in or create a Google Account, and then you can choose ‘Sync Contacts’. This transfers your Android contacts into a safe place on your Google account.

Step 3On your iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR, go to Settings > Accounts & Passwords > Add Account. Chose Google from the list of options and make sure ‘Contacts’ is toggled.

Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with Google Account

Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR with Google Account

Bottom Line

So, there we have it: three easy ways to transfer all your contacts from an Android device to your new iPhone. We hope you’ve found this article helpful, and continue to enjoy the benefits of both these amazing technology companies.

Christian Chus

Member of iMobie team. A typical Gemini. Addicted to Apple and music stuff. Always like solving issues related to iOS & Android.

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