How to Transfer iPhone Contacts to Samsung Galaxy S6 (Edge+) Directly
Samsung just released Galaxy S6 on the recent Mobile World Congress, and this new, beautiful and powerful device really attracted lots of people’s interests. Samsung Galaxy S6 equips the brand new fingerprint identification chip, which enhances the fingerprint identification of the Galaxy cellphone. The users don’t have to slide the finger from up to down over the home button so that the cellphone can identify their fingerprints anymore, but just need to put the finger on the home button, that’s all. And the more powerful fingerprint identification system also makes some other functions such as using your fingerprint to have a payment on cellphone become possible.
Can’t wait to purchase the Galaxy S6? As an iPhone user, you may be very hesitating because it may be complicated and inconvenient for you to sync the contacts from your iOS devices to the new Samsung Galaxy S6 Android one. The common method you should know is that you can sync the iOS contacts with the help of the third party accounts such as Gmail or Outlook. You just need to add the account to your iOS device, iPhone for example, and sync the iPhone contacts to the account’s remote service. And then on your Samsung Galaxy S6, add the account to it as well so that you can sync the contacts to the new cellphone from the remote service.
The method above is doable, but not the simplest. Actually you can find some professional phone data transfer tool which can help you transfer the contacts from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S6 or other Android cellphones. Some good-designed tool is born to do such a job. Such as dr.fone – Switch, a professional third party data transfer tool, let you transfer many kinds of data such as music, video, SMS messages and of course the contacts from iPhone to new Samsung Galaxy S6 within some simple clicks.
Now let’s see how it works:
Step 1: Download this iPhone to Galaxy S6 data transfer tool from the Internet
Find the suitable version of dr.fone according to the operating system of the computer, and install it on computer after downloading it to the local drive.
Step 2: Run dr.fone and then connect your iPhone and Samsung Galaxy S6
Double-click the shortcut to open dr.fone, in the primary window, click “Switch” to get into “dr.fone – Switch” window.
Now use USB cables to have the connection between your cellphones and the computer, wait for the program recognizes them and the show for you on the both sides of the primary window.
Step 3: Transfer iPhone contacts to Samsung Galaxy S6
In the middle of the interface, tick off the Contacts, and then click the “Start Transfer” button below. dr.fone will start transferring the contacts from your iPhone to the new Samsung Galaxy S6. A few minutes later, after the task accomplished, you can disconnect the cell phone, and your problem solved.
Except syncing iPhone contacts with Samsung Galaxy S6 (Edge+), dr.fone – Switch can copy videos, photos, music, and even calendar from your iPhone 5/5C/5S/6 to Galaxy S6 Edge+ in batch effortlessly. Just download it to have a try. And if you are switching from Android phone to Samsung Galaxy S6, you can click here to know how to transfer data from Android to S6 (Edge+) by dr.fone as well.