Two Ways to Sync iCloud Contacts with Google Accounts

It is troublesome to switch from iPhone to Android. But luckily, there are a lot of third party tools that can help you sync the contacts backed up and saved on iCloud with your Google account. Here are two popular ways for you.

Way 1. Sync Contacts Manually

To sync contacts manually is a simple way, because you don't need any tools. Now you can see how we can do it.

Step 1. First, you need a computer. Then, go to the website via your browser on computer. Input the iCould ID and password so that you can log in your iCloud account.

Step 2. On the homepage, find the option saying “Contacts”, and click on it.

Step 3. Then on the lower left tap on the icon of “Settings”. And click “Export vCard” on the drop-down menu. Now you have to make a mental note of the location of the vCard file, because you need to use it right after this step.

Step 4. Now, go to, where you need to log in your Google account with correct ID and password.

Step 5. Find “More” on the homepage and click it. Then click “Import” and choose the vCard file you have just downloaded.

Step 6. After all these steps done, you can get your contacts on your Android phone if you log in Google with it.

Tip: You need to make sure that you have offer the permission to your Google account for syncing contacts with your Android phone.

Way 2. Sync Contacts with Google

The manual method is not the most convenient way. As you can see, you have to get the contacts with the Google account as a transit point. Problems can be easily resolved by iSkysoft Phone Transfer, which you can use on the a Windows computer or a Mac computer. And it enables you to sync contacts as well as various of other data files like the calendar, messages, call logs, photos, audios, videos, apps, etc. And it has different transfer mode including “from iTunes”, “from iCloud”, “Phone to Phone Transfer”.

Step 1. Download and install iSkysoft Phone Transfer.
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Step 2. Connect your Android phone to your computer and run the iSkysoft Phone Transfer. Then your phone will be detected by it automatically.

Step 3. Choose the “Restore From Backups” mode on the primary window.

Step 4. Then, log in your iCloud account on the new window.

Step 5. After you log in, you can see all the backup files on iCloud, and you are allowed to choose one that you like and click “Start Copy”, so that the iSkysoft Phone Transfer will help you restore the file on your Android.

Tip: If you want to sync your phone with Google, you can do as this. On your phone, enter “Settings” > “Accounts” > “Google” > log in your Google account. If you want to sync everything on your phone, click on “Sync All”. If you only want some specific files like the contacts, click on “Sync Contacts” instead.

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