Transfer Contacts from SIM Card

SIM Card: How to Transfer Contacts from SIM Card to iPhone

Usually, people save contacts on their SIM card, though it is good to save contacts on the SIM given by our network providers. The funny thing about this is that, the SIM card accommodate small amount of contacts. With this, it is reasonable to transfer contacts from SIM card to iPhone. You may ask why, the why of it is that, your iPhone can save thousands of contacts which your SIM card cannot.

In case you save your contacts on your SIM card, don’t panic, you can easy copy contacts from SIM card to iPhone. If your contacts are saved on your SIM card, you will be able to transfer contacts from your SIM to your iPhone XS/XS, Mas/XR/X/8/7. This article will guide you on how to import SIM contacts to iPhone.

Transfer Contacts from SIM Card to iPhone XS/XS Max/XR/X/8/7

Do you just get another iPhone, then there is need to have your cantacts on the new iPhone. Therefore, the steps of transferring contacts from SIM card to iPhone is what you are about learn here today. The process goes those.

Step 1 ====> Insert the SIM card to iPhone: First of all, you need to insert your SIM card containing the contacts you want to import to your iPhone.

Here please make sure the SIM card matches the card slot of your device, or you will face a high risk of damaging the device. Once inserting the card to the device, you can press the Power button to power ON the phone.

Step 2 ====> Import contacts from old SIM card to iPhone: Locate the Settings button from the Home screen of your iPhone.

Step 3 ====>Then select Contacts (or Mail, Contacts, Calendars in older iOS version).

Transfer Contacts from SIM Card

Step 4 ====> After that, you can press Import SIM Contacts to load the contacts list from SIM card to your iPhone quickly.

Step 5 ====> Restart your iPhone: Now, you can Power off the iPhone and remove the SIM card from it. Then you can add the new card and Power ON your phone again, you should now see all of your contacts in your address book!

Transfer Contacts from Old iPhone/Android to new iPhone Using Mobikin

It is a common phenomenon users need to import contacts from iPhone/Android device to their new device. Then is there any easy way available for you to complete the phone to phone transfer?

Absolutely YES! To perform the Android/iPhone to iPhone transfer, you can turn to the professional software called MobiKin Transfer for Mobile. With it, you can copy files between two mobile phones without any hassle.

Step 1 ====> Connect two devices to computer: First of all, download, install and then launch the program on your computer.

Step 2 ====> Then use two USB cables to connect two mobile phones to computer and follow the on-screen prompts to make them be recognized.

Transfer Contacts from SIM Card

Step 3 ====> Now mark off the Contacts folder: After the recognition, your two mobile phones and the transferrable file types will be displayed on the interface.

Just make sure your new iPhone is the destination device and then tick off the Contacts and other folders that you want to transfer.

Step 4 ====> Copy the selected data to iPhone: Finally, you just need to click the Start Copy button to begin the moving process.

Transfer Contacts from SIM Card

That’s all for how to transfer contacts from Android/iPhone to new iPhone.

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Done! You are now able to transfer contacts from SIM card to iPhone, as well import contacts from old iPhone/ Android contacts to new phone, together with contact numbers and details of per contact.


Adeola (Jasper) is someone who loves everything about technology. He devoted to everything that is tech-related and tries his best to produce useful and quality articles about mobiles, computers and other related products.

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