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

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Myra Updated on Sep 27, 2019 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 your iPhones to your computer and launch EaseUS MobiMover. Make sure you have trusted your computer on your iPhones and go to "Content Management" > "Contacts".

Select category

Step 2. Select the contacts you want to transfer from iPhone to iPhone X/8/8 Plus and click "More" > "To Another Phone".

select items

Step 3. Wait for the transfer process to complete. Then you can view the contacts transferred to your target iPhone in the "Contacts" app.

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In addition to being an iOS 8/9/10/11/12/13 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.