How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Android Phones?

“How to transfer contacts from my iPhone to the new Galaxy S5?”

For people who get multiple smartphones, especially businessmen or those who switch from iPhone to Android phones, this problem would be quite common. There exists huge chasm between the two and the perpetual war between die-hard fans from iPhone and Android camps, thus one can easily be tempted to presume that phone data on an iPhone and Android cannot be shared from one to the other, or vice-versa.

The presumption mentioned above was testified to be misconception. In the past, we could back up and transfer personal info like Contacts and Messages via SIM card between iPhone, Android phones, Windows phones, etc. But this method has its own shortages like small storage, SIM card size difference, etc. It’s also not suitable in occasions when the contacts are missing.

With fast technology development, nowadays people could even better ways to easily transfer data and files between iPhones, Android phones and other phones, even the data and files are missing. At the same time, more and more data and files could be restored and transferred. In this guide, you’ll learn how to transfer lost or deleted Contacts from iPhone to Android phones step by step with the help of Leawo iOS Data Recovery, a professional 3rd-party iPhone data recovery app that could restore deleted or lost Contacts for iPhone before transferring Contacts from iPhone to Android.

Step 1 : Get things ready

Download and install Leawo iOS Data Recovery on your computer. Run this program. On the main program interface, click "Recover from iTunes Backup" option.

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Step 2 : Select iTunes backup

Once the program has detected iTunes backups, it would display all backups for you to select. Choose the one of your iPhone backup and then click the “Scan” button to let this iOS Data Recovery can your iPhone backup.

Step 3 : Select Contacts for recovering

Upon scanning, this iPhone Contacts recovery software would display all scanned results in different categories like Camera Roll, Photo Stream, Contacts, etc. In Contacts category, you could preview and select desired Contacts for recovering.

Step 4 : Recover Contacts from iPhone

Then, click the “Recover” button on the bottom right corner. You’re lead to set the output directory. The recovered Contacts would be saved in .csv, .vcf or .html format. After setting the output directory, click “Go” button to start recovering Contacts from iPhone.

Step 5 : Transfer Contacts to Android

Connect your Android phones to computer via data cable and then open the folder of recovered Contacts to copy and paste Contacts file to your Android phones for Contacts importing. Or, you could send the Contacts file via Gmail on your computer to Android devices, and then open your Gmail on your Android devices to download the Contacts file for importing Contacts to Android phones.

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