Most of the users are unaware of the fact that transferring data from iPhone to iPad is one of the easiest subjects of all times. If people want to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPad, they can get the work done easily with the help of Apple services, and they don't even need to download or install any other programs. Not only contacts, but all other media files can be transferred between two iOS devices. This post is going to introduce 3 methods for the users to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPad for the backup. Check it out
Tbis part will introduce how to sync contacts from iPhone to iPad with iCloud. With iCloud, you don't have to install any other programs or apps on your devices. The following guide will show you how to finish the task.
Step 1 Create a backup with iCloud on your iPhone by tapping Settings > iCloud > Backup. Then tap Back up Now.
Step 2 Go to your iPad, tap settings > General > Reset. Then tap Erase All Content and Settings. iPad will ask you to enter your Apple ID to start.
Step 3 Your iPad will restart, and you can set up your iPad as a new one.
Step 4 When you go to the page that asks you where you want to select backup, Select Restore from iCloud Backup.
Step 5 Enter your Apple ID and select the last backup to restore. Then your iPad will be restored with the iPhone backup you have created with iCloud
When the restoring process finishes, you'll get the iPhone contacts on your iPad. Besides contacts, other iPhone files will also be restored to your iPad. But please note that the iCloud backup doesn't include any media file, which means you should use the iTunes to sync the media files to your iPad if you want.
There are many programs that help to transfer files between two iOS devices, but Wondershare MobileTrans is helpful to transfer all contacts from iPhone to iPad with one click. This software allows the users to transfer data from one device to another and the program makes the whole transfer process easy to be done. This part will introduce how to use this program to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPad.
Step 1 Start Program and Connect DevicesDownload and install MobileTrans on your computer, then start it. After that, connect iPad and iPhone to computer with the USB cable. The prgram will automatically detect the two devices.
Step 2 Set up the Order of the Transfer
The default order of data transfer in MobileTrans is from left to right. But if you find that your iPhone appears in the right side, you can click the Flip button at the top middle of the main interface to switch the order.
Step 3 Transfer Contacts from iPhone to iPad
Check Contacts in the list in MobileTrans, and then click the Start Copy button at middle bottom. Then the program will start transferring contacts from iPhone to iPad.
Wondershare TunesGo Retro - iOS Transfer is a good option to transfer contacts from iPhone to iPad, especially for the users who want to transfer selected contacts to the other device. The key features of the program are listed below, which will help users to learn more about this program.
Key Features of TunesGo Retro
Step 1 Start TunesGo Retro and Connect Devices
Download and install TunesGo Retro on your computer, then start it. Connect your iPhone and iPad to computer with the USB cables, and the program will detect the devices, then it displays the names of the devices in the left sidebar.
Step 2 Transfer Contacts from iPhone to iPad
Click the iPhone name in the left sidebar, and choose Contacts category. Then all the iPhone contacts will show up. Check the contacts you need, and click the triangle below the Export to button, and choose your iPad name. After that, TunesGo Retro will start transferring contacts from iPhone to iPad.
Conclusion: Transferring contacts from iPhone to iPad is easy to be done with the above methods. When comparing all the three methods, TunesGo Retro is superior to others because it provides a more user-friendly interface, and offers a more direct process for the transfer.