How to Send Contacts From Android to iPhone

Joel Mason

Android, Tutorials

Are you switching from an Android device to an iPhone and wondering how to transfer your contacts? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered! In this tutorial, we will guide you through the process of sending contacts from Android to iPhone.

Method 1: Using Google Account

If you have been using a Google account to back up your contacts on your Android device, transferring them to your new iPhone is a breeze. Just follow these simple steps:

  1. On your Android device:
    • Open the “Settings” app.
    • Scroll down and tap on “Accounts” or “Accounts and Backup”.
    • Select “Google” from the list of accounts.
    • Make sure the “Contacts” toggle is enabled.
  2. On your iPhone:
    • Go to the “Settings” app.
    • Scroll down and tap on “Passwords & Accounts”.
    • Select “Add Account” and choose “Google”.
    • Sign in with the same Google account used on your Android device.
    • Enable the “Contacts” toggle.

    Your contacts will now start syncing between your Google account and your iPhone. Give it some time, and soon all your Android contacts will be available on your iPhone!

    Method 2: Using vCard File

    If you don’t use a Google account or prefer a different method, you can export your contacts as a vCard file from your Android device and import it into your iPhone. Here’s how:

    1. On your Android device:
      • Open the “Contacts” app.
      • Tap on the menu icon (usually three dots) at the top-right corner.
      • Choose “Import/Export” or “Share” depending on your device.
      • Select “Export to .vcf file” or similar option.
      • Save the vCard file to a convenient location, like your email or cloud storage.
    2. On your iPhone:
      • Email the vCard file to yourself or upload it to a cloud storage service like iCloud, Google Drive, or Dropbox.
      • Access your email or cloud storage app on your iPhone.
      • Download the vCard file to your iPhone.
      • Open the “Contacts” app on your iPhone.
      • Select “Import” and choose the vCard file you just downloaded.

      Your contacts will now be imported into your iPhone’s Contacts app. You can verify by opening the app and checking if all contacts are present!

      In Conclusion

      Moving contacts from Android to iPhone is no longer a hassle. Use either method mentioned above based on your preference, and soon you’ll have all your contacts seamlessly transferred to your new iPhone. Enjoy!

      We hope this tutorial has been helpful in guiding you through the process of sending contacts from Android to iPhone. If you have any questions or face any issues during the transfer, feel free to reach out for further assistance. Happy switching!

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