How to Import Contacts from iCloud to iPhone X/iPhone 8 Easily

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Myra Updated on Jun 04, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

Have synced the contacts from your previous iPhone 7/iPhone 6 to iCloud and now want to import iCloud contacts to your new iPhone X/iPhone 8/iPhone 8 Plus? If so, read this article and you will learn how to import contacts from iCloud to iPhone X/8/8 Plus quickly. By the way, if you have backed up your old iPhone contacts on your PC as the .html file, you can also import contacts to your iPhone by transferring contacts from PC to your iPhone for free using the method introduced in the related article. Read on to get the detailed steps about how to get contacts from iCloud to iPhone X/8/8 Plus.

How to import contacts from iCloud to iPhone X/iPhone 8

By turning on iCloud contacts on your new iPhone, you can easily import contacts from iCloud to your iPhone. Here are the steps to make it.

Step 1: Go to Settings App on your iPhone X/8/8 Plus.

Step 2: Tap on [your name] and then choose iCloud.

Step 3: Turn on Contacts and then choose Merge. Then you have successfully downloaded the contacts from iCloud to your iPhone X/iPhone 8.

How to get contacts from iCloud to iPhone X/iPhone 8

Bonus Tip: Transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone X/8/8 Plus for FREE

While if you want to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone without iCloud, you can use the FREEWARE, EaseUS MobiMover Free, to help you make it. MobiMover is a free iOS data transfer tool that supports the data transfer between two iOS devices (iPhone/iPad in iOS 8 or later) or between iOS devices and PC. The files you can transfer with MobiMover include contacts, messages, notes, photos, videos, audios and more. Thus you can not only transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone X/8/8 Plus but also do other things like adding ringtones to iPhone X via this tool. Follow the steps below to import contacts from iPhone to iPhone to have a try.

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Step 1: Connect both your old iPhone and new iPhone to your computer with USB cables. Then run EaseUS MobiMover and choose [your device name] > Contacts. (You can also use the 1-Click Transfer feature to copy contacts from one iPhone to another.)

How to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone X/8/8 Plus - Step 1

Step 2: Select the contacts you want to transfer from iPhone to iPhone X/8/8 Plus and click the Transfer to Other Device button. (One difference between the 1-Click Transfer and Custom Transfer is that the former helps to transfer all contacts from iPhone to iPhone at once, while the latter enables you to select specific items to copy.)

How to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone X/8/8 Plus - Step 2

Step 3: After clicking the button, select the target iPhone, namely your iPhone X, iPhone 8, or iPhone 8 Plus. Then MobiMover will begin transferring contacts from iPhone to iPhone. When it has finished, go to your iPhone X/8/8 Plus to check the contacts if you need to.

How to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone X/8/8 Plus - Step 3

In addition to being an iOS data transfer tool, MobiMover can also work as a free iPhone content manager that helps to manage your iDevice content by deleting/editing the existing files on your iPhone or add new items to your device from computer. Thus, no matter you want to delete contacts on iPhone X or add a new playlist to iPhone 8/8 Plus, you can use MobiMover to get it done.