Need to transfer your number to a new iPhone?
You must be very excited when you get a new iPhone. Yet we all know that phone number is an indispensable part of phone data. To keep the old phone number and recognize the call from your friends, colleagues, and family and never lost iPhone contacts, you must know how to transfer phone number to new iPhone.
When changing a new iPhone you must transfer your old phone number to your new iPhone. To solve the problem, we will provide you 3 methods:
If you switch from Android to iPhone, you might find that there are huge differences between them. It is convenient on Android phones to save or import contacts with a SIM card, but you can only import contacts from your Android phone.
Now follow the steps below to safely place SIM card.
Note: Please make sure that you have saved your phone number on the SIM card.
I. Before you remove the SIM card from the old phone, please switch it off.
II. Find out the SIM Card tray on your old phone and then insert the SIM ejector tool in the pinhole to extract the SIM Card.
III. Use the same SIM ejector tool to eject the SIM tray on the new iPhone.
IV. Then remove the SIM Card from the old SIM tray and place the SIM Card in the new iPhone’s SIM tray.
V. At last, place the SIM tray back in the new device and ensure that, the SIM tray is perfectly locked in place.
If you didn't use an iPhone before and have stored the phone number of your contacts in SIM card, you should go to Settings > Contacts >Import SIM Contacts on your iPhone to transfer phone number to new iPhone. If you used an old iPhone before, the phone number of your contacts would not be stored in SIM card, you need to sync them with iCloud or you can read the following passage to get an easy and safe way to transfer phone number to new iPhone.
Another answer to how to transfer phone number to new iPhone to use iCloud. iCloud is a cloud-based service provided by Apple to store and sync data with the same Apple ID. If your contacts are sync to your iCloud storage, the phone number will be downloaded to your new iPhone.
Step 1. Open your old iPhone Go "Settings" > Tap [your anme] > iCloud > Turn on "Contacts"
Step 2. Then it will ask you if you want to merge the local contacts, tap "Merge".
Step 3. Open your new iPhone, make sure you sign in with the same Apple ID. Then perform the same steps above to enable the Contacts on the iCloud feature.
Then wait for the phone number syncing to the new iPhone.
You might have tried Quick Start to copy iPhone data to new iPhone, but find iPhone migration not working. Actually, there is a simple way to quickly transfer number to new iPhone with a different Service Provider.
A third-party backup software - AOMEI MBackupper is a good solution for you. With this transfer tool, you can transfer any phone numbers to a new iPhone, no matter you have saved the phone number on the SIM Card in advance or not.
AOMEI MBackupper supports the latest iPhone 13/12/11, iPad 8/Air 4, and also supports iOS 15.
Step 1. Download, install and launch the software. Connect your old iPhone with a USB cable and unlock it.
Step 2. Then press Trust on the iPhone if you are asked. Then run AOMEI MBackupper, and choose “Transfer to Computer".
Step 2. Check the contact option, and you can click the icon to choose the specific photo number to transfer. Then click "OK".
Step 3. Choose the destination on your computer, and saved the selected contacts to your computer.
Step 4. Connect the new iPhone with the computer. Then click "Transfer to iPhone" button on the AOMEI MBackupper.
Step 5. Click the "+" icon to select the phone number you just saved on the computer.
Step 6. Now, click "Transfer" to transfer the phone number to your new iPhone.
This is how to transfer phone number to new iphone without or without SIM card, you would better confirm that if you want to transfer the phone number with the same or different Service Provider, then choose the proper way to do the job. You could transfer phone number to new iPhone by importing from SIM card directly, or you could use AOMEI MBackupper to transfer phone number whether you use the same carrier or not.
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