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Sony Xperia XA1 Contacts Contact transfer from your old iPhone to your new Android

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Sony Xperia XA1 - Contacts - Contact transfer from your old iPhone to your new Android - Step 1
  • Transferring your contacts from your old iPhone to your new Android device is quite simple.
  • By linking contacts to your Gmail address, you have all your contacts available everywhere and always, even if your phone, and thus your simcard, is stolen.
  • You will need a Google account (Gmail address) for this.
  • Linking your contacts is not always done automatically, so follow these steps on how to add them manually.
Sony Xperia XA1 - Contacts - Contact transfer from your old iPhone to your new Android - Step 2
  • To transfer the contacts of your simcard as well, these must be imported first.
  • On your iPhone, go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars > Import SIM Contacts. The contacts will now be transferred to the internal memory of the iPhone.
Sony Xperia XA1 - Contacts - Contact transfer from your old iPhone to your new Android - Step 3
  • To transfer the contacts to your Google account, select Add Account, Other and then select Add CardDAV Account under the heading CONTACTS.
Sony Xperia XA1 - Contacts - Contact transfer from your old iPhone to your new Android - Step 4
  • Under Server, enter google.com.
  • Now enter your e-mail address and password.
  • Enter a description, for example, Google, and select Next.
Sony Xperia XA1 - Contacts - Contact transfer from your old iPhone to your new Android - Step 5
  • Select Save.
  • All contacts will now be synchronised with your account.
Sony Xperia XA1 - Contacts - Contact transfer from your old iPhone to your new Android - Step 6
  • When this is completed, you have successfully linked your contacts to your Gmail address.
  • To transfer contacts to your new Android, go to Settings > Mail, Contacts, Calendars on this device.
Sony Xperia XA1 - Contacts - Contact transfer from your old iPhone to your new Android - Step 7
  • Select Add Account > Google.
Sony Xperia XA1 - Contacts - Contact transfer from your old iPhone to your new Android - Step 8
  • Now enter your e-mail address and password and choose Sign in.
  • Follow the next steps until you are back in the Mail, Contacts, Calendars menu.
Sony Xperia XA1 - Contacts - Contact transfer from your old iPhone to your new Android - Step 9
  • Select the account you just set.
  • Make sure the contact synchronisation option is enabled.
  • All contacts are now available on your new device.
  • Optional: further adjust the items list to include the ones you wish to synchronise and the ones you wish to exclude.
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