How to Transfer Contacts to iPhone 8 in 3 Free Ways

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Myra Updated on Jun 11, 2018 to iPhone Data Transfer | How-to Articles

Whenever you bought a new iPhone, the first thing you want to do, except moving photos from your old iPhone to your new iPhone 8, is to transfer contacts to iPhone 8/8 Plus. No matter you want to import contacts from one iPhone to another or from computer to iPhone, you can always find the way to make it in this article.

Part 1: How to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone 8/8 Plus

Tip 1: How to import contacts from iPhone to iPhone 8/8 Plus without iCloud

There are many kinds of iOS data transfer software, iTunes is definitely the commonest one. And EaseUS MobiMover could be considered as the easiest one and it's a free iPhone transfer for the individual users. With the function of one-click transfer and custom file managing, MobiMover is making the process of transferring music to the device much faster and easier.

Now, click the button below to safely download and install EaseUS MobiMover Free on your computer, then follow the steps to sync contacts from one iPhone to another within minutes.

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Step 1. Connect your iPhones to your computer with two USB cables and launch EaseUS MobiMover. Unlock your iDevices and click "Trust" to trust your computer. To transfer contacts from one iPhone to another, click "Phone to Phone" and specify the transfer direction. Then click "Next" to continue.

Select the feature

Step 2. Select "Contacts" and click "Transfer" to start transferring contacts from your old iPhone to your new iPhone.

select the category

Step 3. When the transfer process has completed, go to open the "Contacts" app on your iPad/iPhone to check the transferred items.

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Tip 2: How to transfer contacts from old iPhone to iPhone 8/8 Plus with iCloud

iCloud enables you to copy contacts from your old iPhone to your new iPhone 8 with simple steps. Before you use iCloud, make sure that you have signed into the two devices with the same iCloud account and that both devices are under Wi-Fi connection.

Step 1: Go to Settings App on your old iPhone.

Step 2: Tap on your name and choose iCloud. Then turn on Contacts. (In iOS 10.2 or earlier, choose iCloud directly in Settings.)

Step 3: Turn on iCloud Contacts on iPhone 8/8 Plus and wait for the contacts to be synced to your iPhone.

How to transfer contacts from old iPhone to iPhone 8

Part 2: How to transfer contacts to iPhone 8/8 Plus from computer

iCloud can help you sync contacts from your old iPhone to your new iPhone 8/8 Plus. While iTunes can help you copy contacts from computer to iPhone 8 by restoring your iPhone if you have backed up your old iPhone to the computer.

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: Choose Restore iPhone and select the backup you want to use to restore your iPhone 8/8 Plus with.

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