How to Delete Contacts on iPhone X in 2 Easy Ways

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Myra Updated on Jun 05, 2018 to iOS & Mac Topics | How-to Articles

If you save the phone number of your friend which he or she doesn't use anymore, you may need to delete the contact from your iPhone. Or if you want to prepare your iPhone ready for sale, it's necessary for you to delete all the contacts on your iPhone to keep the information safe. No matter which situation you are in, as long as you want to remove contacts from your iPhone X or other iPhones, you can use the tips below to make it easily and quickly.

How to delete contacts from iPhone X

Tip 1: Remove a specific contact from your iPhone X

Deleting a specific contact on your iPhone X can be done on your device directly. While if you want to remove all contacts from your iPhone, you'd better use the method introduced in Tip 2.

Step 1: Go to the Phone App on your iPhone X and choose the Contacts option.

Step 2: Find and tap on the contact you want to delete.

Step 3: Click Edit from the upper right of the screen.

Step 4: Scroll down to the bottom to choose Delete Contact and then click Delete Contact again to confirm your deletion.

Tip 2: Delete all contacts on your iPhone X

If you want to delete all contacts on your iPhone X at once, there's a completely free iOS file management and data transfer tool that can help you make it, which is MobiMover Free. With MobiMover Free, you can not only manage your iPhone/iPad contents by deleting, editing and adding items from the computer but also transfer files between two iOS devices or between iOS device and computer. The files you can manage or transfer include contacts, photos, videos (movies, TV shows, home videos, music videos, photo videos), audios (music, ringtones, voice memos, audiobooks, playlists), messages, notes and more. Thus you can also back up your iPhone X to the computer with MobiMover before you delete the contacts on it if you need. Follow the steps below to learn how to remove all contacts on your iPhone X with MobiMover.

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Step 1: Connect your iPhone or iPad to your computer (Mac or PC), launch EaseUS MobiMover Free and go to [your device name] > Contacts.

How to delete all contacts on iPhone/iPad - Step 1

Step 2: Click the checkbox next to Name to select all the contacts on your iPhone or iPad, then click the trash icon to delete all contacts from your iPhone/iPad.

How to delete all contacts on iPhone/iPad - Step 2

Step 3: Then you will see a new window asking you whether to delete the selected items. Click Yes in the window to confirm your deletion.

How to delete all contacts on iPhone/iPad - Step 3

With MobiMover installed on your PC, you can enjoy the convenience it brings you when it comes to iOS data transfer. For example, you can transfer all data from iPhone to iPhone X, back up messages on iPhone or import photos from computer to iPad. MobiMover is the world's first completely free iOS data transfer software for you to use without any limitation and cost. Why don't you have a try?