How to Sync Contacts from iPhone to Mac Using iCloud

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How to sync contacts from iPhone to Mac using iCloud
How to sync contacts from iPhone to Mac without iCloud

iCloud offers users a wireless way to sync contacts from iPhone to Mac without a computer, all you need to do is signing in with the same iCloud account on your iPhone and Mac and turn on the iCloud service for contacts. In the first part of this page, we will show you how to transfer contacts from iPhone to Mac with iCloud. And in the second part, the EaseUS MobiMover is provided to help users sync contacts from iPhone to Mac without iCloud when the iPhone contacts not syncing to Mac.

Support: Latest iOS 13.1/13 and new iPhone 11 Pro Max/11 Pro/11.

How to sync contacts from iPhone to Mac using iCloud

You can not only use iCloud to keep contacts up to date on all of your devices with iCloud but also back up the supportable files to keep data safe when meeting unexpected iPhone malfunction, such as iPhone or iPad is disabled connect to iTunes.

1. Open your iPhone and go to Settings.

2. Tap your Apple ID name > iCloud.

3. Find Contacts under APPS USING ICLOUD and turn on the iCloud. If you are the first time to use iCloud contacts, you need to choose Merge to combine the existing local contacts with the those of iCloud.

4. Open your Mac, go to System Preferences > iCloud. And check Contacts. Wait for a while, and the contacts will be synced from iPhone to Mac.

how to sync contacts from iPhone to Mac using iCloud

How to sync contacts from iPhone to Mac without iCloud

If your iCloud is out of control or there is no more space for new contact on iCloud, you can use EaseUS MobiMover to transfer contacts from iPhone to Mac in a readable way for free. Just connect your iPhone and Mac via a USB cable, run MobiMover on your Mac, then you can transfer files from iPhone to Mac without iTunes. The supported files by EaseUS MobiMover are:

Audios: Music, Voice Memo, Ringtones, Audiobooks, Playlist

Images: Camera Roll, Photo Library, and Photo Stream

Videos: Movies, TV Show, Music Video

Other: Contacts, Messages, Note, Books, Voice Mail, Safari Bookmark

As you can see, as the most comprehensive iOS data transfer software in the world, EaseUS MobiMover supports transferring almost all the files from iOS device to the computer, including Mac, Windows PC, and laptop. In the vice versa, if you want to transfer files from Mac to iPhone,  you can do it in an easier way than ever with no previous data wiping.

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Step 1: Connect your iPhone to your Mac running OS X 10.7 or later with a USB cable. Launch EaseUS MobiMover Free and choose iDevice to Mac.

How to transfer contacts from iPhone to Mac - Step 1

Step 2: If you want to transfer contacts only, go to click More and keep Contacts selected. As you can see, it would be time-saving to use MobiMover to transfer all the supported files from your iPhone to Mac at once.

How to transfer contacts from iPhone to Mac - Step 2

Step 3: Click the folder icon and set a storage path for the contacts to be copied to your Mac.

How to transfer contacts from iPhone to Mac - Step 3

Step 4: Click Transfer to begin transferring contacts from your iPhone to Mac. Wait for the process to finish patiently. If you want to check the imported items, open the contacts (in HTML format on your Mac) with a browser to do it.

How to transfer contacts from iPhone to Mac - Step 4