Getting tired of your old Sony Xperia phone since it runs slower and slower? Well, switch from Android to iOS can be a doable choice for you because iOS is very different from Android. Some iOS cellphone such iPhone 4S still runs smoothly even though it has been released for a long time. Or, you can have a better choice – just purchase a new iPhone 6 / iPhone 6 Plus which is released recently. However, catch the bear before you sell the skin, we still have a lot of work to do with your old Sony device.
As we know Android is quite different from iOS, so what about all your personal data saved on your Android Sony phone since they can’t be transferred directly from your Sony to iPhone 6 / iPhone 6S [Plus]? We cannot just abandon them without any consideration. There always are some ways out. In this article, I will show you how to sync Sony Xperia contacts with new iPhone 6 Plus & transfer other personal data such as photos, calendar, music from Sony Xperia to iPhone Plus, in two simple ways. Just look below tutorial:
To export your Sony Xperia contacts to your Gmail account, first of all you need to find a way to save all your contacts as VCF files. Fortunately you don’t do so much work for this, a powerful Android phone file manager can help you make it. Let’s see how to export Sony contacts to VCF files in steps.
Step 1: Install MobileGo for Android (as to Mac users, just download MobileGo for Android Pro) on your computer. And then connect your Sony Xpeira mobile to the computer after running this file manager.
Step 2: After that, by default your Sony Xperia phone will be identified by the program. Now go to “Contacts” and over here, you can manage all your contacts of the cellphone. Just choose all you want to export, and then click “Import/Export” button. Then select “Export selected contacts to computer or Export all contacts to computer” to export all selected contacts as vCard files. After that, you can find the VCF files of your contacts in your computer.
Step 3: Upload the exported VCF files to your Gmail account. You need to go to Gmail and sign up your Gmail account. And then go to “Contacts” of your Gmail. Click “More” button and then you can import the VCF file of your contacts to it.
Step 4: Now all your Sony contacts have been added to your Gmail contacts. So you can sync contacts to your iPhone 6 Plus easily on your device. Just go into “Settings” on your iPhone 6 Plus, and then click “Mail”. In “Add Account”, just choose “Other” and then select “Add CardDAV Account”. Finally, enter the proper information of your Gmail account and save. Now your iPhone 6 / iPhone 6 Plus will sync your contacts with Gmail account which contains all your Sony contacts. And then your Sony contacts will be transferred to your new iPhone 6+ successfully.
Solution 2: Transfer Sony Xperia contacts to iPhone with professional data transfer tool – dr.fone Switch
Actually, the solution can be much easier than your imagination. Look at below steps and see how to transfer your Sony contacts to iPhone with only some simple clicks:
Step 1: Download dr.fone on your computer and then install it.
Step 2: Open dr.fone, click “Switch” to get into phone-to-phone transfer mode of the program. And then connect both your Sony and iPhone to the computer.
Step 3: Select “Contacts” in the middle, and then click “Start Transfer“. That’s all. And then your contacts in Sony will be transferred to the new iPhone in a few minutes.