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The article demonstrates how to transfer your iPhone contacts to a Samsung Galaxy S5 or the older Galaxy S4. The process is quick, simple, works for any iPhone, and will transfer all contacts along with their full details such as contact photo, emails, phone numbers, address, notes etc.

Transfer iPhone contacts to Galaxy S5 or Galaxy S4

A. Export the iPhone contacts to the computer

The first step is to transfer the iPhone contacts to the PC in a format which can be read by the Samsung Galaxy S5 or S4. To do so, use CopyTrans Contacts.

  1. Download CopyTrans Contacts from the following page:
    Transfer iPhone contacts to Galaxy S5

  2. Install the program. If you need help installing CopyTrans Contacts, please refer to this article

  3. Start CopyTrans Contacts and connect the iPhone to the PC. CopyTrans Contacts will automatically list the iPhone contacts. Select the contacts you want to transfer to the Galaxy. You can select all iPhone contacts by checking the box next to “Contacts” select iphone contacts to export

  4. Next, click “Export selected” export iphone contacts to galaxy s4

  5. From the newly-opened window, select the format “Android (multiple .vcf files)” export window iphone contacts to android

  6. Select the location on your computer where to save the contacts. If you are not sure where to save, simply choose the Desktop iphone contacts transfer location select

  7. The iPhone contacts are now backed up in the form of individual vCard files in the PC folder you specified contacts transferred from iphone

B. Import the contacts to Samsung Galaxy S5/S4

Now it’s time to import the iPhone contacts from your PC to the Galaxy S5 or S4.

  1. Connect the Samsung Galaxy to the PC. The phone will appear as a new portable device called “Galaxy S4” in this case. Double click on the device in order to enter into the phone storage memory galaxy s4 connected to pc

  2. Now drag and drop the folder where you saved your iPhone contacts to the Galaxy storage drive called “Phone” transferring iphone contacts to galaxy s4 via drag drop

  3. On the Galaxy S5 or S4 tap “Contacts” contacts app on samsung galaxy

  4. Once in the Contacts app, tap the “Menu” button which is found on the front of the phone. If you have a Galaxy S4, from the newly-opened menu, select “Import/Export” select import contacts in galaxy

    NOTE: If you have a Galaxy S5 instead, tap the “Menu” button, then tap Settings > Contacts > Import/Export

  5. Next, select “Import from USB storage” import contacts to samsung galaxy from usb storage

  6. From the next screen, select “Import all vCard files” and tap OK contacts from iphone to galaxy s4 via vcard

  7. Your iPhone contacts are now transferred to the Galaxy S5 iphone contacts transferred to samsung galaxy

This is how easy it is to transfer iPhone contacts to Samsung Galaxy S5 or Galaxy S4.

YouTube video guide: Transfer iPhone contacts to Samsung Galaxy

By Krasimir

Krasimir is a web-marketing enthusiast and an avid tech-support geek. A happy chap bred on the east side of the Berlin Wall just before it fell. He grew up in Bulgaria and on the island of Mauritius where he became passionate about windsurfing. Krasimir is currently employed by WindSolutions, the producer of CopyTrans. Get in touch with K via Twitter or Google+.