Sync iPhone Contacts with Google via iTunes:

NOTE: Using iTunes on a computer connected to the Internet, you can sync your iPhone contacts with your Google account, then you can sync the account data including contacts with the ZTE Max XL.

  1. Connect the iPhone to your computer via USB
  2. Open iTunes on the computer and go to “Info
  3. Enable “Sync Contacts With
  4. Select “Google Contacts” from the drop-down menu
  5. Sign in with your Google account, or click “Configure” and select an existing account
  6. Click “Apply” to begin the sync
  7. Once completed, switch to the ZTE device and sign in with the same Google account used in iTunes
  8. Allow the account to sync contacts with your ZTE Max XL

Share iPhone Contacts from iCloud Backup:

NOTE: In case your iPhone contacts are already backed up on your iCloud account, you can sign in to your account on a computer connected to the Internet and export the contacts in a vCard file for Android use.

  1. Open the Internet browser on the computer
  2. Head down to https://www.icloud.com/ and sign in with your iCloud account
  3. Access “Contacts” and select the desired contacts
  4. Click “Settings” > “Export vCard
  5. After the vCard has been downloaded, follow one of the steps below:
    • Open the Internet browser on the computer and import the vCard to “Google Contacts” or:
    • Connect the ZTE device to your computer via USB, transfer the vCard to the phone storage, and import it to your phonebook using “Contacts

Using “My Contacts Backup”:

NOTE: While the two methods above require a computer connected to the Internet, alternatively you can share your iPhone contacts using third party applications. My Contacts Backup is an iOS app that can back up and share iPhone contacts via email.

  1. Visit the App Store and install “My Contacts Backup” on the iPhone
  2. Open the app and tap “Backup”. This will create a vCard backup file containing your iPhone contacts
  3. After the vCard is complete, tap “Email
  4. Ensure the email contains the vCard attachment and send it to your own address
  5. Switch to the ZTE Max XL and open the email
  6. Download the vCard attachment and import it using “Contacts

Using “Send Anywhere”:

NOTE: Send Anywhere is another third party app you can use, available on iOS and Android. The app uses a peer-2-peer connection to share contacts and other file types without requiring a computer.

  1. Visit the App Store and install “Send Anywhere” on the iPhone
  2. Go to the Google Play Store and install the app on the ZTE Max XL
  3. Open the app on both devices
  4. On the iPhone, tap “Send” > “Contacts
  5. Select the contacts you want to share and tap “Send
  6. Lastly, select the desired transfer method and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the process



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