Applies To: iPhone XS/XS Max/XR, iPhone X, iPhone 8, iPhone 7, iPhone 6 and iPad in iOS 8 or later
With iCloud, you can back up contacts on your iPhone to cloud storage over Wi-Fi network connection with the backup accessible in iCloud.com. With iTunes, you can back up contacts together with other contents on your iPhone to the computer with the backup accessible but not readable. However, the free iCloud storage you can enjoy is limited and there are lots of iCloud syncing issues that are likely to occur when you use it. And with iTunes, you can't read the files you backed up whenever you need. I guess that's why you are looking for the way to back up your iPhone contacts without iTunes or iCloud. Luckily, there is EaseUS MobiMover, the software for iOS data transfer and file management, for you to back up iPhone contacts easily. Read on to get more details.
MobiMover is a versatile tool that enables you to back up your iPhone/iPad (in iOS 8 or later) to PC, sync data from one iOS device to another, add files to iPhone/iPad from PC and manage iPhone/iPad content from the computer.
Photos: Camera Roll, Photo Library, Photo Stream, Photo Videos
Videos: Movies, TV shows, Music Videos
Audios: Music, Ringtones, Voice Memos, Audiobooks, Playlists
Others: Contacts, Notes, Messages, Calendars, Voice Mails, Books, and Safari Bookmarks & History
If you use MobiMover to back up your iPhone contacts, you can not only access and view the details of the backup as you like but also sync the contacts back to your iPhone/iPad by transferring contacts from computer to iPhone if you need. Follow the steps below to have a try.
Step 1. Connect your iPhone to your computer and launch EaseUS MobiMover. To use the software, you need to click "Trust" in the prompt asking for your permission on your iPhone. To back up your iPhone contacts to your computer, click "Phone to PC" > "Next".
Step 2. Select "Contacts" among the options and click the default path to set a custom storage path if you need to. Afterward, click "Transfer".
Step 3. When the transfer process has finished, you can go to view the contacts on your computer. The contacts you back up will be saved as an HTML file on your computer, you can view it or transfer it to your iDevice according to your needs.
As mentioned above, MobiMover can also play the role of an iPhone content manager, which means no matter you want to delete all contacts on your iPhone at once or add songs to a playlist, you can use MobiMover to get things done. Sounds great, right? Don't hesitate to have a try.