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Free Ways to Transfer Contacts from Old iPhone to New iPhone 8

2017-08-09 10:01:43 Posted by Myra to iPhone Data Transfer

Summary:
Want to copy all the contacts on your old iPhone to your newly bought iPhone 8 but don’t know how to make it? No worry, in this blog post, you can find two free ways to transfer contacts from one iPhone to another. Choose the one that you think is more convenient to apply it to your devices.

Whenever you bought a new iPhone, it’s likely that the first thing you would like to do is to transfer contacts from your old iPhone to the new one, which is so important that you can’t afford to lose. That’s why it’s necessary for you to know what to do to copy the contacts from your old iPhone to your brand new iPhone 8. Read on the learn the 2 free ways to make it.

Tip 1: Import contacts from old iPhone to new iPhone 8 via EaseUS MobiMover

EaseUS MobiMover Free is an iPhone data transfer with file managing function. With the clean user interface and comprehensive function, it could help you to transfer contacts from old iPhone to new iPhone with just a few clicks without any data loss.

Step 1: Download EaseUS MobiMover on your computer and install it. Then launch it on your computer. If you don't have it, please get one here.

Step 2: Connect your old iPhone and new iPhone to this computer together. Tap Trust on iPhone to give the authorization. It will allow you to read iPhone data on the computer.

Tips: If one of your devices is not connected to the computer, you will get a notice on the screen.

Step 3: Click the device name on the left top of the EaseUS MobiMover window. Make sure that the name belongs to the old iPhone. Otherwise, you will transfer the data from iPhone 8 to the old iPhone.

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Step 4: Click Transfer to other device on the right side, then select the category Contacts on the screen. If you have other data want to transfer too, please select them as well to transfer them together.

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Step 5: Click Transfer at the bottom to start the process. Wait for a few seconds, the transferring process is way faster than iTunes.

Tips: Don’t forget to check the results on your new iPhone 8.

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Tip 2: Transfer contacts from old iPhone to new iPhone 8 via iTunes

Using iTunes to sync contacts from your old iPhone to your new one needs you to back up your old iPhone to computer with iTunes first. Then follow the steps below to transfer the backed contacts from computer to your iPhone 8.

Step 1: Connect your iPhone 8 to your computer and launch iTunes if it doesn’t open automatically.

Step 2: Click the Device button and choose "Summary" under "Settings".

Step 3: Tap on "Restore Backup" and choose the backup in "Restore from Backup" window. (You may need to turn off Find My iPhone on your iPhone 8.)

Step 4: Click "Restore" to begin to transfer contacts to your iPhone 8.

How to transfer contacts from old iPhone to new iPhone 8 via iTunes