If you are worried about how to transfer contacts from android to iPhone? Then you come to the right platform. You are going to find out the different ways of transferring contacts from android to iPhone. It was not as easy before as it is now. Google offers many apps and other features that made transferring contacts very easy. We will tell you the simplest ways of transferring contacts from android to google.
How to transfer contacts from android to Iphone?
- Transfer via WhatsApp
Whatsapp made the life of mobile users very simple. I can bet every WhatsApp will be used by almost every Indian smartphone user. One can chat, call, video call, transfer media, and transfer contacts to any other model device with the consumption of very low data in
WhatsApp. You need to follow the given steps to transfer contacts from android to iPhone via WhatsApp:
- Open your WhatsApp and chatbox of that person whom you want to send the contacts.
- Find a sign of a pin near the camera logo. This sign is can be found from where you type the message, near the voice recording option. Once you find it, tap on it.
- Now you will see a ‘contact’ option. Press it and select any contact you want to send. You can also choose the number of contacts at once.
- After selecting press the green arrow option, confirm it and you have successfully sent the contacts to any iPhone.
- It may possible that the limit of choosing 15-20 contacts at once is applied. So if you face this problem and want to send many contacts to the iPhone user then repeat the process.
2. Transfer contacts via google account
You can use this method where you have changed your phone from android to iPhone and now want to transfer all the contacts. You must have a Google account added to the android phone and also the goggle account must be backed up. If you didn’t back up the google account yet, make sure you back up it first and then the given instructions:
- Now go to the setting panel and find accounts and press sync. This step may vary with the android version and type. Usually, the general pattern of maximum android devices remains like setting, then account, and at last sync. If this is not the pattern of your device then, you have to reach at sync somehow.
- Now the device will ask for your Gmail. Fill it and press synchronization. By pressing it, you are allowing your phone contacts as well as google contacts to sync.
- Now open the new iPhone and go to the setting panel. When you scroll down settings, you will find accounts and passwords now fill the same google account you have synced before in the android device.
- Make sure you have enables the contacts for your google account. Once you enabled this option and fill the google account then after a few minutes all your older contacts will appear in the contact list of the iPhone.
3. Transfer via google account in advance way
This step is used worldwide to transfer contacts from android to iPhone via google account. But this method is quite difficult. One should have a great knowledge of the iPhone before using this method. Follow the given steps to use this method:
- Go to the setting panel of the iPhone.
- Open the passwords and accounts. if you are using the older version of iOS then you need to go to mail, contacts, calendars.
- Find the add account button. Pree it.
- Select other.
- Now the option of add CardDAV will appear on the screen. You need to press it.
- Now fill the information. In place of server enter google.com. For username, fill google email or full google account.
- In place of a password add a google account password. In case if you are using to step verification then first generate then enter an application-specific password. For description choose contacts.
- At the top of the screen, you will find an option for NEXT. Click on it.
- Now you need to go the contacts on your older device. Syncing will automatically start between both of your devices. You don’t need to do anything else. All your contacts will appear on your iOS device.
If you have noticed this is a shortcut method to transfer contacts from android to iPhone. But at the same time, it is also very difficult. If you find this method difficult, you can use the other two methods. Choose one according to your ease.