Transfer Contacts from Old iPhone to iPhone 8

“How to transfer contacts to iPhone 8 from my old iPhone? Is there any fast and secure way to move from one iPhone to another without any data loss?”

Lately, we have got plenty of queries like this from our readers who would like to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone 8 in a trouble-free manner. Too often, while changing our phones, we end up losing our contacts, photos, messages, or any other important content. Therefore, it is of utmost importance to know how to transfer contacts to iPhone 8 from our existing iPhone. Since our contacts are pretty important, we can’t function without them. In this post, we will help you transfer them from one device to another.

Part 1: How to transfer contacts from old iPhone to iPhone 8?

Wondershare MobileTrans provides a quick and reliable way to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone 8. Not just iPhone, it can also be used to perform a direct phone to phone transfer between different Android, Windows, iOS, or Symbian based devices as well.

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To learn how to transfer contacts from old iPhone to iPhone 8, follow these steps:

Step 1: Install MobileTrans on your Mac or Windows system from right here. Complete the installation and launch the application to perform the desired task.

Step 2: From the welcome screen, click on the option of “Phone to Phone Transfer” to proceed.

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Step 3: Connect your old device and new iPhone 8 to the system. Wait for a while as MobileTrans will detect them automatically.

Step 4: Your existing iPhone will be listed as a source while iPhone 8 will be listed as a destination device. To interchange their positions, click on the “Flip” button.

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Step 5: Select the kind of data files you wish to transfer. For instance, to move your contacts, select “Contacts” and click on the “Start Transfer” button.

Step 6: Your selected data will automatically be transferred from your old to new iPhone. Make sure that both the devices are connected to the system. You can view the progress from an on-screen indicator as well.

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Part 2: How to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone 8 with iCloud?

If you like to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone 8 wirelessly, then you can also take the assistance of iCloud. By default, every Apple ID comes with a free space of 5 GB (which can later be expanded). Initially, you can take a backup of your data on the cloud and use this backup to restore data on your new device. To learn how to transfer contacts to iPhone 8 from an old iPhone, follow these steps.

Step 1. Take your old iPhone and visit its Settings > iCloud > Storage & Backup and turn on the option of “iCloud Backup”.

Step 2. Additionally, to make sure your contacts would be included in the backup, switch it on from the iCloud Backup section.

Step 3. From here, you can schedule your backup or tap on the “Backup Now” button to take an immediate backup.

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Step 4. After when the backup of your contacts would be uploaded on the cloud, turn on your iPhone 8.

Step 5. While setting up your phone, choose to restore it from iCloud.

Step 6. Provide the same iCloud credentials and choose the relevant backup.

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Step 7. Wait for a while as your backup would be restored on your new iPhone 8.

This will move your contacts (and any other important data files that were included in the iCloud backup) from one iPhone to another wirelessly.

By using Wondershare MobileTrans, you can easily transfer contacts from iPhone to iPhone 8. You can also transfer music, photos, messages, videos and more from old iPhone to iPhone 8 easily. A must-have phone transfer tool, it will let you move from one device to another without experiencing any data loss in between. It comes with lots of other benefits as well, which makes it the best phone to phone transfer tool.

So what are you waiting for? Go ahead and download MobileTrans iPhone to iPhone Transfer right away and make your life a whole lot easier. Now when you know how to transfer contacts to iPhone 8 from your existing device, you can also share this guide with your friends and family and educate them as well!

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