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2 Ways to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S7/ S7 Edge

" Since Apple does not allow us to store contacts directly on your sim card, how can we transfer contacts from iPhone to our my new Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge? Not only the contact list, I wanna sync also email address, home address and some personal infor on the iPhone's Contacts App to my new GS7. "- From Vivian

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If you are switching from iPhone to the new released Samsung Galaxy S7 or Galaxy S7 Edge, you may be wondering how to transfer iPhone contacts to Android as both phones run on completely different OS. In this article, we will show you two ways to copy contacts from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S7/ S7 Edge. Check it out and choose a method you like.

 

Method 1: Sync iPhone Contacts to Galaxy S7 via Email

In case you don’t have a USB cable handy, or in the event that your contact list is already synced to an iCloud account, you can easily transfer your address book using this “wireless” method.

  • On your iPhone navigate to Settings > iCloud and toggle on the option for Contacts in order to backup your address book to Apple’s cloud servers.
  • Log on to your iCloud on computer. Tag on contacts.
  • Select all contacts by pressing Ctrl + A (Cmd + A for Mac users) or by clicking the gear icon in the lower left-hand corner followed by Select All.
  • Click Export vCard in the lower left corner to download your iPhone contacts on computer.

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  • Now go to gmail.com and use the same credential you use on your Android Gmail, navigate to Contacts from the main drop down menu.
  • Tag on Import and select vcf file that was saved from icloud. .
  • Gmail automatically saves and syncs the contacts to the device using the same Gmail account.

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Solution 2: Transfer iPhone Contacts to Galaxy S7 via Syncios Phone-to-Phone Transfer

Syncios Data Transfer is great software for transferring data between two different phones. The program can easily transfer contacts, photos, text messages, video files, music, bookmarks and many more with one click process. Also, it can transfer contacts from iphone to Galaxy S7/S7 Edge with personal informations, such as e-mail, address, b-day, company, note, etc.

Here is how to copy iPhone Contacts to Galaxy S7/ S7 Edge in one click:

  • Download and install the program on your PC or Mac, double-click the desktop icon to launch it.

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  • On the homepage, tag on 'Start' button and navigate to Phone to Phone Transfer.
  • Connect your iPhone and Samsung Galaxy S7/S7 Edge to computer via USB cables, then you will see your phones showed on the window. The iPhone should be recognized as source device on left panel, and Samsung is on the right. Also, you can click on'Flip' button the exchange the position.
  • Check Contacts on middle checkbox.

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  • A progress bar will pop out. When it done, click on 'OK'. After few seconds, all of your iPhone contacts will be showed on your new Samsung Galaxy phone.

Tips: the program supports all series of iOS devices, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4/4s, iPhone 5/5s/5c, iPhone 6/6 plus, iPhone 6s/ 6s Plus, iPhone SE, iPad, iPod Touch, etc. The free trial version supports transferring unlimited contacts between two devices.

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