How To Transfer / Export Contacts From Nokia Phone To Apple iPhone

If you are switching from a Nokia phone to Apple iPhone, then you would surely want to know how to transfer / export contacts from Nokia phone to Apple iPhone as you would not want to sit and copy each and every contact one by one.

There are two easy ways to export / transfer contacts from any Nokia phone to Apple iPhone. Here are they:


This method requires you to have a computer, Nokia PC Suite, MS Outlook and Apple iTunes Software apart from your Nokia Phone and iPhone.

STEP 1: To start with, install Nokia PC Suite on your computer and then connect your Nokia phone to the computer.

STEP 2: Once the Nokia PC Suite detects the phone, you need to launch MS Outlook Express as it now synchronizes the contacts on Nokia phone with your MS Outlook. And once it syncs, it will transfer all the contact from your Nokia phone to MS Outlook.

STEP 3: Now since all the contacts are copied, you can now close Nokia PC Suite and disconnect your Nokia phone.

STEP 4: Now you need to connect your Apple iPhone and launch Apple iTunes software.

STEP 5: On the left tab of the iTunes interface, you can see your device, simply click on it. This will show the summary, there you need to click on the button labeled as Info.

STEP 6: Now, you can see an option labeled as Synchronize contacts with MS Outlook. Simply select that in order to transfer / export all of your contacts from Nokia phone that you have synced to Apple iPhone.

Isn’t is easy. This is one of the way by which you can transfer contacts from Nokia phone to Apple iPhone. If you find this way a little bit technical or you do not have the required software to do it, then there is one more way which does not require any computer


You will find this method easy, as it does not involve any computer, software or any geeky stuff. First, you need to copy all your contacts from your Nokia phone to your SIM. For that, navigate your Nokia mobile as,

Menu > Contacts > Options > Copy > All Contacts > Keep Original

Now, you have copied all your contacts to your SIM. Next you need to copy those contacts from your SIM card to iPhone. For that, insert this SIM in your iPhone and navigate it as,

Home > Settings > Mail,Contacts,Calendar > Import SIM Contacts

That is all. This one is way much easier. Isn’t it?

These were the two simple ways to transfer / export contacts from Nokia phone to Apple iPhone. Based on your wish and resources you can follow any of these methods.


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