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How to Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone 12 Seamlessly

Rob Parsons Updated on Apr 15, 2022 4:26 PM

You love your Android-powered smartphone, but you decide to switch to a new iPhone 12 (Pro, mini, Pro Max) to replace it. That's great! But when you make a switch , the first thing you need to do is transfer all your contacts from Android to iPhone 12 . The more contact information (names, phone numbers, email, addresses) you have on the old Android phone, the more useful it is. You can't afford to lose it and have to rebuild them from scratch, right?

Thankfully, the web has a lot of methods you can take to transfer Android contacts to iPhone 12, and which is the best depends on your requirements. In this article, we're going to show you an easy and straightforward way to handle this task within a small amount of time.

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Phone Transfer is our favorite. It makes contacts transfer couldn't be easier! Just connect your both Android phone and iPhone 12 using a computer as intermediary, select contacts in the scanning results list, and it's good to go. You can also transfer all your other stuff such as messages, calendar events, music, videos, movies in one go. It works well with Samsung, LG, Motorola, Google Pixel, Huawei, Sony, ZTE, HTC, and more.

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It's a good idea to back up your phone regularly to create copies of your most important data so that you can restore it later or transferred to another device if your phone is lost or damaged. This program understands this and includes a tool that allows you to accomplish those tasks easily.

The following guide will show you how to use Phone Transfer to migrate contacts from Android phone over to iPhone12. Let's get started.

Step 1: Run the software and enter data transfer mode

After installation, launch the software, you'll see a simple user interface, making it straightforward and easy for average person to get used of it.

To transfer contacts from Android to iPhone 12 (Pro, Max, mini), select the green "phone to phone transfer" tab at the left side to get into next screen.

As you can see from the screen, there are two major sections for displaying the source and destination device. Now, you have to hook up two phones using USB cables with computer.

[See also: 5 ways to move contacts from old iPhone to new iPhone]

Step 2: Select Contacts from the Android

Once you have Android phone and iPhone 12 connected, the program should display them on both sides of the screen, which may be looking like the following image. Contacts is transferred from Android to iPhone 12, so if the source & destination device has been marked by mistake, simply click the Flip button in the top middle to swap their places.

Phone Transfer will start scanning your Android phone memory. Once done, it will return a list of content types that's compatible for the new iPhone 12.

Select Contacts option and other stuff if you like by checking the box(es) next to each option.

Tip: you can also place a check mark in front of "Clear data before copy" option at the bottom right corner to wipe your iPhone 12 existing data first before the transfer is initiated, or leave it alone and add new files to the device.

Step 3: Start the Android contacts to iPhone transfer process

When you're ready, all you need to do next is press the Start Copy button at the bottom center. The program begins copying all contacts from Android to new iPhone, along with a pop-up window that indicates the progress.

After all the contacts finish transferring, you'll get a notification in front of you, telling you the process is complete.

Congratulation, all your contacts will be available in your iPhone 12 address book.

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