How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S8?

As part of the Samsung Galaxy S series, Samsung Galaxy S8 is Android smartphone produced by Samsung Electronics. Galaxy S8 were officially unveiled on March 29, 2017, with pre-orders beginning March 30 and it will release officially on April 21.

Samsung Galaxy S8 Features:
1440p Super AMOLED displays
18.5:9 aspect ratio
5.8-inch panel
Octa-core Exynos system-on-chip and 4 GB of RAM
Screen keys



The new Samsung Galaxy S8 must arouse people's purchase desire in this period of time. But there is another question if you decide to switch your old phone like iPhone to new Samsung Galaxy S8, that's how to transfer your previous data from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S8? Take an example for contacts.

Contacts are stored on our phone normally, and it is one of the most important data if we decide to switch to the new phone. But because of the different OS, how you can move them from your iPhone to new Samsung Galaxy S8 easily? Therefore, here I would like to show you three effective methods of transferring contacts from iPhone to Galaxy S8, just learn from above solutions.



Solution 1. How to Transfer iPhone Contacts to Galaxy S8/S7/S7 Edge/S6/S5 with iCloud

Solution 2. How to Transfer iPhone Contacts to Galaxy S8/S7/S7 Edge/S6/S5 with iTunes

Solution 3. Transfer iPhone Contacts to Galaxy S8/S7/S7 Edge/S6/S5 with Mobile Transfer



Solution 1. How to Transfer iPhone Contacts to Galaxy S8/S7/S7 Edge/S6/S5 with iCloud

Step 1. Switch on iCloud Backup on your iPhone.

Step 2. Now click "contacts" button on the menu of the main screen of the iCloud.com.

Step 3. Now select the ExportVcard option from there to allow storing all the contacts as the .vcf files. (Your contacts are now on the cloud.)

Step 4. You will have to enter your Apple ID and password to access the iCloud. The ID you enter has to be of the iDevice from where the contacts data is to be transferred.

Step 5. Bring your .vcf file to the Samsung Galaxy S5 root folder through the default People App.

Step 6. The contacts would be thus imported. This process requires the iCloud enablement.




Solution 2. How to Transfer iPhone Contacts to Galaxy S8/S7/S7 Edge/S6/S5 with iTunes

Step 1. Connect your iPhone to the desktop via USB.

Step 2. Open the iTunes and select your iDevice from there.

Step 3. Navigate to ‘info’ tab and select ‘sync contacts with’. Then select ‘Google Contacts’.

Step 4. Click on the icon ‘Apply’. This will allow Google to get synced with the iTunes.

Step 5. Now navigate in your Samsung Galaxy S5, to Setting – Accounts.

Step 6. Add the created Goggle Account to your S5.

Step 7. All your contacts would be synced with your S5.




Solution 3. Transfer iPhone Contacts to Galaxy S8/S7/S7 Edge/S6/S5 with Mobile Transfer

However, due to the different operation system, it is difficult for the user to achieve cross-platform operation. Therefore, if you want to simplify your transfer process and selectively transfer contacts from iPhone to your new Samsung Galaxy S8 or S7 Edge etc., here is an iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S8 Transfer for your reference.

Mobile Transfer is an awesome software which allows you to transfer contacts, text messages, photos, videos, music from one phone to another phone in one click. It is specifically designed to make data transfer quick and easy regardless of the operating system and type of device.

Features:

Enable to transfer from HTC, Samsung, Nokia, Motorola and more to iPhone 7/SE/6s (Plus)/6 Plus/5s/5c/5/4S/4/3GS that run iOS 10/9/8/7/6/5.

Transfer photos, videos, calendar, contacts, messages and music between Android, iOS, WinPhone and Symbian.

Compatible with Windows 10 or Mac 10.12



Try Mobile Transfer and transfer iPhone to Samsung S8 easily.

Step 1. Download and install Mobile Transfer to your computer and then run it.



Step 2. Connect both devices to the computer using USB cables. From the main window, select “Phone to Phone Transfer”.



Step 3. Select the type of data you want to transfer and then click “Start Transfer”. Keep the devices connected throughout the entire process.



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That’s it! Mobile Transfer makes it easy to get all your data from one device to another. All you need to do is to connect the devices to the computer and select the data you want to transfer.