People are having a huge concern when they are moving from Android to iPhone. They mainly think about how they will be transferring the data, contacts, photos. It’s going from one software to the other completely.
People are also tensed if the process goes wrong. But there are many ways in which this work can be done. Hence, there will be no tension. So the journey from Android to iPhone will be quite simple if people follow some steps. Even if there are many contacts to transfer, it will be done in a few minutes.
Generally, there are two ways of transferring contacts from Android to iPhone. People can use any process, which they feel is easy.
Methods of transferring contacts from Android to iPhone
Through Google Accounts
People who are using Android devices from a long time must be having a Google account. The only thing which is required is to sync the contacts in the Android device to the Google account. It is important that people have backed up their Android device. They have to click on settings and choose the category of “accounts and sync”.
Every Android device might have different names for this category but the work will be the same. Then people have to enter their account details of Gmail. Click on synchronization. This will enable the sync and the contacts will get synced with the Google account. Next people will have to unlock their iPhone. Click on settings and scroll down. Then tap on “accounts and passwords”. After this add the Gmail account. The contacts should be enabled for the account. After some time all the Google contacts will be on the iPhone.
An advanced version of transferring contacts through Google account
If the above process does not work then this one should be taken into consideration. People will have to follow some steps.
Step 1: Click on settings application of iPhone.
Step 2: Click on “accounts and passwords”.
Step 3: Then click on add account.
Step 4: Click on others.
Step 5: Then select the add CardDAV account.
Step 6: Fill in all the details that are required. Put the server name as “Google.com”. Then username which is of Gmail account. Password should also be of the Google account. Lastly, enter a description of the account.
Step 7: Click on next which is at the top of the screen.
Step 8: The contact option must be ON.
Once the overall process is done, then open the contacts app on the device. The syncing process will be done automatically. It is important to see that Google is the key to all the problems.
Everyone must have a Google account so that their data can be transferred from one device to others easily. People don’t have to visit the service center for this purpose. They can get all the information just be surfing the internet. This will be saving time and money. They have to ensure that they remember all the details of their Google account.