You were a Samsung fan and decide to pick up an iPhone, like iPhone 6s, for a change? However, making the switching between iPhone and Samsung is a complete and lengthy process, due to their different platforms. Transferring contacts from Samsung to iPhone could be the first problem you met. Frustrated about this fact? Cheer up. Here is a good solution that enables you to not only transfer contacts, but copy videos, photos, calendar, music and text messages from Samsung to iPhone 6s (Plus)/6 (Plus)/5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS, and vice versa effortlessly. Here is also a full guide about how you can transfer data between any mobile phones easily and safely.

What You Need to Transfer Contacts

Your Samsung device & iPhone
Two USB cables
A computer with iTunes installed
Wondershare MobileTrans
Google account

Solution One: Transfer Samsung Contacts to iPhone with Google Account

If you just need to transfer contacts from android to iphone, this could be quite easier and also free. As we all know, we always use the Google account to download apps from Google Play which means most of us have the Google account on hand. With the help of it, we can easily transfer contacts from any Android phones to iPhone (iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus included). (See also: how to transfer contacts from android to android.)

Here are the simple steps you can follow to transfer the contacts to iPhone:

  1. Go to the Settings and choose Account or simliar option.
  2. Enter your Gmail account details and enable the synchronisation, your phone contacts should start to sync to Google Contacts.
  3. Then go to your iPhone and choose Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars and type your Gmail account details.
  4. Just a few seconds later, you can find all your Samsung contacts are transferred to your iPhone.

Note: Make sure the Contacts are enabled on this Gmail account.

Solution Two: Transfer Contacts from Samsung to iPhone with Wondershare MobileTrans

If you not only want to transfer contacts, but also other files like SMS, video, Music to iPhone, the Wondershare MobileTrans could be the most efficient and easiest way to achieve that. With just a few simple clicks, all of the Android files could be easily moved to your iPhone.

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Step 1. Run the Desktop Wondershare MobileTrans

Launch the desktop Wondershare MobileTrans on PC. You'll see the primary window as follows. Click "Phone to Pone Transfer".

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Step 2. Connect Your Samsung and iPhone to Computer

Connect your Samsung phone or tablet and the iPhone to computer by using a USB cable. After recognizing, Wondershare MobileTrans will display your Samsung phone or tablet in the primary window.

Note: In order to transfer Samsung contacts to iPhone, you ought to install iTunes. Only in this way can you transfer contacts smoothly.

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Step 3. Copy SMS, Music, Video, Photos, Calendar and Contacts from Samsung to iPhone 6s (Plus)/6 (Plus)/5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS

By default, all contents you can transfer are checked. You can uncheck the files you don't want to transfer, just check the contacts if you only need them.

Then, go to click Start Copy to begin to move file(s) like contacts from Samsung to iPhone. Be sure not to disconnect either of the phones during the whole transfer process. (See also: Transfer contacts from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy)

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Supported Samsung and iPhone OS and Models

  Supported Phone OS Supported Phone models
From Android 2.1 to Android 6.0 Samsung Galaxy S5, Samsung Galaxy S4, Galaxy S3, Galaxy S2, Note 4, Galaxy Note 3, Galaxy Note 2, Galaxy Note, Galaxy S, Galaxy Ace, Galaxy Nexus, Galaxy Grand Duos, and more>>
iOS 9, iOS 8, iOS 7, iOS 6 and iOS 5 iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS

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Hi Alex, I am sorry to know it does not work as expected for you. Would you please connect your Android phone and only select Messages to backup and then restore the messages to the iPhone for a try? You can also try our product on another computer. If the case still happens, please click the Feedback icon on the program and submit the log file to us for further analysis. Also, please tell us your source phone and target phone''s model. Thanks.
Tried all the different methods and none worked. I transfer mms messages by direct copy and by restoring. It says that it was successful copied but they do not show on the iPhone
Great. I am so glad to know it works perfectly for you now.
Hi Kevin, in this situation, would you please connect your Android phone and only select Messages to backup and then restore the messages to the iPhone for a try? If the case still happens, please click the Feedback icon on the program and submit the log file to us for further analysis. Also, please tell us your source phone and target phone''s model. Thanks.
bought the software but can''t see the messages on the iPhone even though it says it was successfully transferred?
Hi Selena, thanks for your reply. I tried another PC and it seems that problem was on PC. I tested on another machine and data have been moved perfectly.
Hi Martin, as to this case, would you please try to select only Messages to transfer? If the case still happens, please click the Feedback icon on the top right corner of the program, and attach the log file along with the feedback. Out technicians will analysis your case and get back to you soon.
Hi, I''m trying copy messages from SGS5 to iPhone6 and progress is on 0% for hours. Backup messages from SGS5 to file working perfect. But restore from this file to iPhone is same like copying - progress is on 0%. I''ve Win7. Can you help me what I am doing wrong please?
Hi, if you would like to export the data from Android to computer, you can try Wondershare MobileGo If you would like to backup the data to the computer and then restore it to other devices, such as iphone, please follow the instruction in the article above.
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