Transfer Contacts from iPhone 6 to iPhone X

After the updating of iPhone 7 and iPhone 8, iPhone 6 seems too old now. Then you may think about updating your iPhone 6 with iPhone X, but how do you transfer your contacts from iPhone 6 to iPhone X?

May contacts from your old iPhone is very important, and you will need to transfer them from your old iPhone 6 to iPhone X. Now in this article, we’ll focus on teach you how to transfer contacts from iPhone 6 to iPhone X.

Transfer Contact to iPhone X with iTunes

iTunes can help us backup iPhone data, it can also help us transfer data from one iPhone to another iPhone.

1.Launching your iTunes, connect your iPhone 6 with PC.

2.When it’s recognized, go to Files–Summary, tap on “Backup Now”, and confirm with “Backup”.

3.When finish backup, go to Files–Summary again, then you can see your backup files on left side bar.

4.Now connect your iPhone X with PC, choose the backup files you need, tap on “Restore Backup” on the right page, and confirm with “Restore”.

Tips: it will also help us transfer other iPhone data to iPhone X, and it doesn’t support us to do it selectively.

Import Contacts with SIM card from iPhone 6 to iPhone X

Firstly check if the SIM card fits for your iPhone X, if yes, plug this SIM card to your iPhone X.

Then go to Setting–Contacts–Import SIM Contacts, and wait for a moment for this process until it finish importing contacts.

Transfer Contacts from iPhone 6 to iPhone X with iRefone

If you want to transfer only your contacts data to iPhone X, and you want to do it selectively, iRefone is your best choice.

iRefone is a professional iOS data recovery software, it can transfer and backup as well as recover more than 16 kinds of files, including contacts, notes, messages, photos, reminders, calendars, WeChat messages ect. Also it can support iOS 11 and its former version.

Now you can download and install the free trial version to have a try.

Step 1. Run iRefone, connect your iPhone 6 with PC. Choose “Recover from iOS Device”, and click “Start”.

Step 2. Then we’ll enter the new interface with many data icon and media icon that iRefone can recover, click “Contact” icon, and it will be scanned by the software.

Step 3. Wait a few seconds for scanning, then connect your iPhone X with PC. Preview and choose the contacts you need to transfer, tap on “Recover to Device” or “Recover to PC”.

Remark: “Recover to Device” only works for contacts,notes and messages right now.

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