Got a new iPhone 5 and want to transfer contacts from your old iPhone 4 to iPhone 5? Unlike other Smartphones, you cannot copy contacts on the SIM card in iPhone. However, transferring iPhone 4 contacts to iPhone 5 isn't something impossible, here I list 3 methods for you to transfer iPhone 4 contacts to iPhone 5.
You can easily transfer your iPhone 4 contents to a new iPhone with iTunes or iCloud. Or you can also transfer your iPhone 4 data with iPhone Data Recovery if you only want your contacts instead of all of them. Following passage I will detail how to transfer iPhone 4 contacts to iPhone 5 with iTunes, iCloud and iPhone Data Recovery.
You can migrate your old iPhone 4 to your new iPhone 5. But iTunes will transfer everything from your old iPhone 4 to the new iPhone 5. So you cannot only copy contacts from iPhone 4 to iPhone 5. Here is how:
If you have iCloud set up on your older iPhone 4, then you can send contacts from iPhone 4 to iPhone 5 with iCloud. But like iTunes, iCloud will transfer everything from your old iPhone 4 to the new iPhone 5, so if you want to transfer contacts only, turn to iPhone Data Recovery.
iPhone Data Recovery enables you to selectively transfer your iPhone 4 contents to the new iPhone 5. And there is a problem of using iTunes and iCloud that if you have used the new iPhone 5 before restoring from iTunes or iCloud, and then you have to restore it to factory settings to reboot back into the initial setup screen where you start the restoring process.
Here is how to use iPhone Data Recovery to send contacts from iPhone 4 to iPhone 5, for Mac users go to iPhone Data Recovery for Mac:
Following these steps you can transfer contacts from iPhone 4 to iPhone 5 easily and quickly. Moreover, with iPhone Data Recovery, even your lost iPhone contacts can be transferred to your new iPhone 5 exactly.comments powered by Disqus