Sync iPhone Contacts via iTunes:

NOTE: You can use iTunes on a computer connected to the Internet to sync the contacts on your iPhone with your Google account. You can then sync the account data, including contacts, with the Android device.

  1. Open iTunes on the computer
  2. Connect the iPhone to the PC via USB
  3. In iTunes, click the iPhone and go to Info
  4. Enable Sync Contacts With and 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 start the sync
  7. Once done, switch to the Android phone and sign in with the same account used in iTunes
  8. Allow the account to sync contacts with the Android device

Share iPhone Contacts from iCloud Backup:

NOTE: If your iPhone contacts are already backed up on your iCloud account, you can sign in with the 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. Visit https://www.icloud.com/
  3. Log in with your iCloud account and access Contacts
  4. Select the desired contacts
  5. Click Settings > Export vCard
  6. After the vCard has been downloaded, follow one of these steps:
    • Open the Internet browser on the computer and import the vCard to Google Contacts or:
    • Connect the Android phone to the computer via USB, transfer the vCard to the phone storage and use Contacts to import it to your phonebook

Using My Contacts Backup:

NOTE: Although the methods above require a computer with Internet access, alternatively you can share your iPhone contacts using third-party apps. 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. Launch the app and tap Backup to create a vCard of your iPhone contacts
  3. After the vCard is done, tap Email
  4. Compose a new email ensuring the vCard is attached
  5. Send the email and attachment to your own address
  6. On the Android device, open the email and download the vCard attachment
  7. Import the vCard to your phonebook using Contacts

Using Send Anywhere:

NOTE: Send Anywhere is another third-party app you can use for contact transfer. The app available on Android and iOS uses a peer-2-peer connection to share content cross-platform without requiring a PC.

  1. Visit the App Store and install Send Anywhere on the iPhone
  2. Go to the Play Store and install the same app on the Samsung phone
  3. Launch the app on both devices
  4. On the iPhone, tap Send > Contacts
  5. Select the desired contacts and tap Send
  6. Lastly, select the desired transfer method and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the process



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