Last time I synced my mobile with iTunes, and all my iPhone contacts were deleted. This problem happened twice to me and my backup was gone. Still, I have my contacts on my old iPhone, and now I would like to know how to transfer contacts from my old iPhone to new iPhone.

Many iPhone users face the same problem and they want to get their contacts back to their iPhone from different places. To solve this issue today we will show you the top 3 ways to easily transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone.

Part 1. One-Click to Transfer Contacts from iPhone to iPhone

To transfer contacts from old iPhone to new iPhone, you need a professional iPhone to iPhone transfer software which can easily and quickly transfer contacts without losing a single contact. MobileTrans - Phone Transfer is one of the best ways to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone or restore contacts from backup as well. This software has great features which you can read below one by one.

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Step 1. Launch the program on the computer and choose "Phone Transfer" option from the interface.

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Step 2. Now Connect both iPhone with the computer using USB cables. After connecting them you can use Flip button to choose Source and Destination iPhone. Now it will detect and show all available files of your both new and old iPhone. Now check "Contacts" option and click on “Start” button.

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Step 3. MobileTrans will start transferring contacts from iPhone to iPhone automatically. This process will be finished in some time. Please don’t disconnect both devices until the process is completed.

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To save your time, you can watch the video tutorial to learn the detail about the three methods:

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Part 2. Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Another iPhone with iCloud

Apple offers users to save their iPhone data online using iCloud services, you can use it to sync their contacts or some other types of supported data to cloud automatically using mobile data or Wi-Fi. Follow the steps to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone.

1. First, tap on iPhone Setting, and you will find your profile and tap it.

2. After that, choose iCloud and now Contacts option is there and turn on this option. After turning it on, all your contacts will be uploaded to iCloud server.

3. Once all your contacts are uploaded, go to another iPhone and tap the Contacts on. Your old iPhone contacts will be synced with the new iPhone in some time automatically.

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Note: If you have not logged in to your iCloud account before, starting the process then please login using your apple id and password.

Recommended reading: 5 Ways to Transfer Contacts from Android to iPhone 12/11

Part 3. Transfer Contacts from iPhone to New iPhone with iTunes

If you are worried about backing up your old iPhone contacts to your new iPhone, you can do it using iTunes as well. iTunes enables you to transfer your previous iPhone contacts to the new iPhone after backing them up to your computer. Before starting the process, please make sure that you have iTunes installed on your computer and you are using the latest version of iTunes. Once you are ready, please follow the steps below.

Step 1. Launch iTunes and connect your old iPhone with the computer. After connecting iPhone you can see it on the left side of iTunes interface.

Step 2. Once your iPhone is connected successfully, click on "Summary" tab and you will find "Backup" button.

Step 3. Now make sure that your backup process is finished successfully. Go in the Preferences > Devices. Here you will see the date and time when you have created the backup with device name. If your old device name is there that means your backup is created successfully.

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Step 4. Now turn on your new iPhone and connect it with iTunes. If you have any data previously on your device and you have to restore it first.

Step 5. After restoring your old data turn of the mobile and turn it on again by pressing home button and follow on-screen instruction until you see the “Apps & Data” option. Now tap on the “Restore from iTunes Backup” and then tap next. Connect your new iPhone with the same computer which you have used to back up old iPhone data.

Step 6. Now Select your device and click on the “Restore Backup” button in the summary tab. Select the backup which you have made previously and click on the “Ok” button. Now it will restore contacts to your new iPhone.

Recommended reading: How to Restore iPhone from iTunes Backup?

Part 4. Tips about Contacts from iPhone to iPhone

Tip #1. Use the latest version of iTunes

When you are using iTunes to transfer contacts from old iPhone to new iPhone, you must keep in mind that you are using the latest iTunes because apple regularly updates it.

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Tip #2. Stay connected with Wi-Fi

When using iCloud to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone, you should always stay connected to a Wi-Fi network.

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Tip #3. Best Phone to Phone Transfer

MobileTrans is the best way to transfer data from phone to phone, whether using an Android or an iPhone. You can always consider it when you have phone transfer requirements.

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