Transfer Contacts from iPhone to Galaxy S3 Easily
After ditching iPhone for Samsung Galaxy S3, the next thing you should do is to transfer contacts from iPhone to Galaxy S3, especially when you have a large amount of contacts. First, you have to export contacts on iPhone to some account. Then, sync the contacts with your Galaxy S3. Syncing contacts is a good idea. However, you have to spend a lot of time and effort to do it.
In fact, there's a much easier and simpler procedure that you can follow to copy contacts from iPhone to Galaxy S3. You never need to use any account. Instead, You just click 1 button, then all the contacts on the iPhone memory card, iCloud, Exchange, Hotmail, Yahoo! and other accounts will be easily moved to the memory card of Samsung Galaxy S3. Before using this procedure, you ought to download a phone transfer like Wondershare MobileTrans.
Note: To transfer contacts in accounts, first of all, you should log into the accounts on your iPhone, the source phone.
Transfer contacts from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S3
Step 1. Install and launch this phone transfer
To begin with, install this phone transfer on your computer and launch it.
Note: If you don't install iTunes on your computer, the first time you use MobileTrans, it will offer you the iTunes installation window. Follow it to install iTunes on your computer.
Step 2. Connect iPhone and Galaxy S3 with a computer
Connect your iPhone and Samsung Galaxy S3 with computer via USB cables. Then, this phone transfer will detect them immediately. After that, the two phones will be shown in the primary window at the places of "Source" and "Destination".
If your Galaxy S3 is full of unimportant contacts that you want to delete, you can tick off the tab "Clear data before copy" before transferring contacts. Additionally, by clicking "Flip", you are able to change places of the two phones. In this way, you can sync contacts from Galaxy S3 to iPhone.
Note: MobileTrans is fully compatible with iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS and iPhone 3G.
Step 3. Sync contacts from iPhone to Galaxy S3
Obviously, from the primary window, it's easy to see that you can copy contacts, text messages, photos, music, and videos to your Galaxy S3 simultaneously. If you just want to transfer contacts, you should remove marks before text messages, photos, music and videos.
Now, it's time to move contacts. Click "Start Copy". During the transfer, be sure neither of your phones is disconnected. When you finish the transfer, click "OK".
Well, contacts are successfully exported from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S3.
In fact, apart from switching contacts from iPhone to Galaxy S3, you are capable of transferring contacts from Nokia to Galaxy S3 as well.
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