How to Transfer SIM Contacts to iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS & iPhone XR: Save Contacts to Gmail

Find the ways to copy or transfer SIM contacts to iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS or iPhone XR. Also you can save all contact to Gmail From iPhone.

According to my opinion saving contacts in the SIM card is the smarter option. So whenever you buy new iPhone or replace your old one with another device simply you can import contacts to the new iPhone from SIM. Do you know the procedure of how to transfer SIM contacts to iPhone XS Max? Don’t worry today in this post I’ll show you the quickest way to transfer SIM card contacts to iPhone XS Max. Without any Third-Party Software, we can Transfer Contacts from Any iPhone model or SIM to Other Mobile platforms.

All those information that you have saved while creating the contact will be transfer along with the contact. Apple says that “iPhone doesn’t store the contacts on SIM card. If you want to transfer contacts between iPhones, you can use iCloud backup or transfer content between devices”.

If you are switching from any other phone to iPhone then make sure the SIM card fit into the iPhone. Before inserting old SIM to the iPhone, remove the new SIM and then carefully insert and import the contacts from SIM to iPhone XS Max. Head over to complete the import process in the right way.

More or Transfer SIM Contacts to iPhone XS Max, iPhone XS, iPhone XR

Transfer Contacts from SIM to iPhone and Gmail
Transfer Contacts from SIM to iPhone and Gmail

Step #1: Insert the SIM card in your iPhone XS Max to import the contacts.

Step #2: Once you insert the SIM card into the iPhone XS Max, follow the steps,

Step #3: Go to “Settings” app in iPhone XS Max.

Step #4: Locate and tap “Contacts”.

Step #5: Then, tap “Import SIM Contacts”.

Step #6: Let the process gets completed. Select iCloud.

Import SIM contacts from iPhone
Import SIM contacts from iPhone

Step #7: Now, go to “Contacts” app and check if the contacts are imported successfully.

As you have imported the contacts from SIM card to iPhone XS Max, if you not found the imported contacts in iPhone XS Max then restart the iPhone and check if contacts are visible in the iPhone.

Save All Contacts to Gmail

Way 1

Find Import SIM Contacts option under the settings, Select your Gmail account if you set up a Gmail account on your iPhone.

Way 2

Your iPhone will take contacts back up in iCloud automatically if Contacts Backup is enabled from the settings app.

Go to the Settings app > Profile name > iCloud > Enable Contacts option.

Enable Sync contacts to iCloud on iPhone
Enable Sync contacts to iCloud on iPhone

That’s it.

Now, Export from iCloud and import all contacts to Gmail

Now you can Access all the contacts on Web using icloud.com.

Log in with your Apple ID and password that you used on iPhone. Export contacts at first and Restore on Gmail that gave in below video tutorial.

Hope you enjoyed this article and learn alternate ways to transfer SIM Contacts to Gmail, First copy to iPhone and Move all from iPhone to Gmail using iCloud.

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