How to Transfer Contacts from iPhone 5/4S/4/3GS to Samsung Galaxy Phone

2 May 2013, Comments: Comments Off

For most people who got a new Galaxy S4, it is very important to transfer contacts from their old iPhone 5S/5C/5/4S to their new Samsung Galaxy Note 4/S5/S4. Especially when they have more than a SIM card contains. Thus, how to do the iPhone contacts to Galaxy S4/S5 transfer? Just copy these contacts one by one? Indeed it is a way for you to transfer your contacts, however, don’t you think it too inconvenient?

The article is to show you the best way to transfer contacts from iPhone 5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS to Samsung Galaxy S4/S5/Note 4/Note Edge in batch with the help of the professional third-party iPhone to Galaxy Phone data transfer program. If you are looking for such a tool, then read the guide carefully.

Due to systems of iPhone and Samsung Galaxy S4 are totally different, here we need two programs to support our contacts from iPhone to Galaxy S4 transfer together. They are Wondershare TunesGo for iOS to export iPhone contacts to vCard file & Wondershare MobileGo for Android to import vCard file of iPhone contacts to new Samsung Galaxy S4.


Part 1. Backup & export iPhone Contacts to vCard file

Please download the free trial version of Wondershare TunesGo for iOS on your computer and then launch it. And you need to install iTunes on your computer for this job.

Download TunesGo for iOS (Windows Version)


Step 1: Run TunesGo for iOS and connect iPhone to the computer

Now you should connect your iPhone 5/4S/4/3GS to computer via a USB cable. The TunesGo for iOS will detect your iPhone instantly and show as below windows.
TunesGo for iOS

Step 2: Export iPhone contacts to vCard file

In the left column, click “Contacts”. When all contacts are displayed on the right side, choose your wanted contacts. Then click “Export to”. In its drop-down list, choose “Export all contacts to computer” and then click “vCard file”. If you just want to export some contacts, choose “Export selected contacts to computer” and then click “vCard file”.
export iphone contacts to computer

Then, the file browser window appears. Find a location on your computer to save the exported vCard file. After that, this program begins exporting the vCard file. What you should pay attention to is to keep your iPhone connected during the exporting process.




Part 2: Import vCard file of iPhone contacts to new Samsung Galaxy Phone

Please download the free trial version of Wondershare MobileGo for Android on your computer and then launch it. MobileGo for Android can import contacts to Samsung Galaxy S4 as long as you have contacts backup copy in vCard format on your computer.

Download Win Version



Step 1: Run MobileGo for Android and connect Samsung Galaxy Phone to computer

Please connect your new Galaxy Phone to computer via USB cable. The MobileGo for Android also detect your Galaxy Phone automatically and show below windows.

MobileGo for Samsung Galaxy Phone

Step 2: Import vCard file to Samsung Galaxy S4

Click on the “Contacts” tab to enter the contact management window as below. Then hit the “Import/Export” button to navigate to and import your contacts from vCard file of your iPhone contacts easily.
import vcard contacts to Galaxy Phone
Great job! You have already finished the contacts from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S4/S5/Note 3/Note 4/Note Edge transfer job now. And you can enjoy your new Samsung Galaxy Phone freely as you like.

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