Owning a mobile phone has become a trend from very long time. On the other hand, changing your mobile phones frequently has become the newer trend. With the ongoing advancements in the technology, newer models of mobiles are being launched with the numerous mobile companies every day. Moreover, the competition to remain ahead in the mobile market is another challenge that companies are facing. This is also the reason for the tremendous growth of mobile phone models in the market. Once which was almost impossible for the people to buy the high end phones with very high features, now almost all the phones are fitted with top-class hardware and software and can run almost all the application which a high-end phone can run. Because of this, people from all the classes, whether a middle class or even lower middle class, are buying the mobile phones with higher rates. Moreover, because of the newer models those are coming into the market ever day. Hence, people are changing their phones also with the higher rates. One thing that is very tedious which you have to do, whenever you buy a new phone is to transfer all the contacts from your older phone to the new phone. Whether you accept it or not, it is not everyone’s cup of tea. However, it is not that difficult to transfer the contacts from your old phone to the new one but to understand the process may take some time for you. However, if you are one of them and wondering how to transfer contacts from one phone to other? Then, do not worry at all, here are some ways, illustrated in the article, with the help of which you can easily transfer the contacts from any phone to the other phone. So, just sit back, relax, and acquaint yourself about the various ways to achieve the task of transferring of contacts from one phone to other.
As you are aware that numerous companies are there, which manufacture the mobile phones, for example, HTC, Apple, Samsung, Xiaomi, LAVA, Hawaii and many more. Every phone is different from the other, and hence, the process of transferring the contacts from your old phone to new phone depends on from what model to what model you are willing to transfer the contacts. However, there are a few methods; those are common, regardless of the mobile model you are using. Hence, we will look into those universal methods, as they are easy to perform and will not take much of your time to achieve what you want. Let us have a look into those methods one by one.
Transfer Complete Phonebook “Over The Air.”
This is the first way to transfer all the contacts you want from your old phone to new phone. However, there is one limitation to this procedure. It is that it can only be used for the phones that have internet connections enabled. The process is too simple to perform, and you can easily transfer the contacts from one phone to another phone without even the need of a computer.
There is an online service known as Mobical. It is completely free and is compatible with almost all the phones that are available in the market, for example, HTC, Nokia, Microsoft, iPhone, Samsung and many more.
There is a systematic procedure to achieve this task. Before transferring the contacts from old to the new phone, install the Mobical in your old phone. Once installed, Mobical will create a back up of all your contacts feed inside the old phone and keep it in the cloud for the time being. Now, install the Mobical in your new phone with the same credentials, which you have used in the older phone. Once logged in, automatically all the contacts from the cloud will be downloaded and transferred into your new phone.
Transfer Contacts With The Help Of Computer
If your phone has a long list of phone numbers, email addresses, and other related contact details, then you may need some sort of software to carry out the transfer process from your old phone to the new phone.
For example, Nokia has its Ovi Suite application that you need to install into your computer so that you can transfer the contacts to your computer first to keep them safe. Once transferred to the computer, you can attach your new phone to the computer and can get all the contacts in the new phone.
Similarly, there is the software called Desktop Manager for the users of Blackberry. The process to transfer the contacts is exactly same as we studied for the Nokia phones.
However, if you are a Windows Mobile user, you may have to use the Microsoft’s Device Center or ActiveSync, only if you are using XP, to copy the complete phonebook of your phone to your computer and again to the new phone. This process is carried out with the help of Outlook.
Transfer With The Help Of SIM
The third way to transfer your contacts is the simplest one. It is via the SIM. However, the only disadvantage in this process is, you cannot transfer the long phone book that consists of numerous phone numbers. On the other hand, if you have compact phonebook list, transferring the contacts through a SIM is the best option for which you can go for.
The procedure is to require you just to copy all the phone number from the old phone’s memory to the new one. Once done, insert the SIM into the new phone and copy the contacts back into the memory of a new phone.
So, these are some of the ways through which you can easily transfer the contacts from an old phone to the new phone. Go through the article carefully, and choose the method according to your need and requirement.