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How to Transfer Contacts from Samsung Android Device to iPhone X

One of most important part of switching to a new device is that, syncing old phone data to the new one, especially the necessary data for a phone, like contacts. Got your new iPhone X? Wondering how to sync your contacts from old Samsung Android device to your new iPhone X? Congratulations, you've found the right place to go. We've got you covered.

Actually, if you just want to transfer your contacts over, in the past, we have many old-fashion ways to make it. Sometimes, for example, we just need to swap the SIM card to the new device if the both phones take the same size SIM card. And for now, these solutions are out of date. So in this article, we will show you 3 easiest methods to help you through. Now, let's get started. These 3 methods are:

These 3 methods are all super easy, and are suitable for different situations, and we will check it out one by one.

Solution 1: Sync Samsung Android Contacts to iPhone X via 'Move to iOS' app

If you just get your iPhone X out of box, and turned it on. You can sync contacts to the new device with Move to iOS app, which announced by Apple to help Android users switch to iPhone on iOS 9's release. With the assistance of this app, you can simply sync your contacts from Android device to an iPhone.

Step 1. While setting up your new iOS device, after a few steps, you will enter Apps & Data screen. Tap Move Data from Android, it would generate a code. (If you already finished setup, you need to erase your iOS device and start over.)

Step 2. Now turn to your Android device, download Move to iOS from Google Play store.

Step 3. Open the app after installation, agree the terms and conditions that appear, then tap Next to enter the Find Your Code screen. Simply enter the code generated on Step 1, wait for the Transfer Data screen to appear.

Step 4. Select contacts on your Android device, then wait for the transfer process to complete. After several seconds, your contacts would be transferred to your iPhone X.

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Solution 2: Transfer contacts from Samsung Android to your iPhone X with Google Account

As an Android user, I bet you own a Google account. Google Contacts Service turns out to be a good stuff. Two steps as following can move all your contacts from Samsung Android to iPhone X.

Step 1. Go to Settings on your Samsung Android phone, select Accounts, add account and sign in your Google Account if you haven't, then enable Sync Contacts to backup all your contacts from Samsung Android phone to Google.

Step 2. Navigate to your new iPhone X, open Settings > Accounts&Passwords > Add Account . Select Google to sign in your Google account, and after that, enable Contacts option. Before long, all of your Android contacts would be synced on iPhone X.

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Solution 3: 1-click transfer your contacts and even everything through Data Transfer tool

To effortlessly transfer contacts and other data from Samsung Android phone, we sincerely recommend this third-party tool - Syncios Data Transfer, which enables you to move contacts, text messages, call logs, photos, music, videos from Samsung Android phone to iPhone X simply in one click. This phone-to-phone transfer has both Windows and Mac version.

Win Version
Mac Version

Simply follow the steps below:

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Supported iPhone Models: iPhone XR, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone X, iPhone 8/8 Plus, iPhone 7/7 Plus, iPhone SE; iPhone 6S Plus; iPhone 6S; iPhone 6 Plus; iPhone 6; iPhone 5S; iPhone 5/5c; iPhone 4S; iPhone 4

Supported All Android phone: Samsung Galaxy Note 9, S9/S9 Plus/S8/S8 Plus/S7/S7 Edge/S6/5/Note series /Ace/GT /Trend/Start series; HTC, lg, Moto, OnePlus, Google, Huawei, Sony, XiaoMi, Asus, Meizu, OPPO, etc.

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