How To Import Contacts From Gmail To Android


Got A New Android Phone, Want All Your Contacts From Gmail On Your Android? This Article Is About How To Import Contacts From Gmail To Android. Read More And Learn How To Import Contacts From Gmail To Android.

A person’s Contact list is very important, no one wants to lose any of their contacts. Whether you lost your phone, or your phone gets damaged accidentally or you just switch to a new phone. You would always want all your contacts on your new phones. If you own multiple devices then also you would need all your contacts in sync on all your devices.

To keep all your contacts in sync with all your Android devices you can automatically save your Android phone Contacts as Google contacts. If ever your Android phone gets stolen or damaged beyond repair you won’t lose your contacts. Google contacts that are backed up can be accessed and be managed across any signed-in Android device.

So, if you have already exported/backed up your contacts to Gmail, you can import your Google contacts to a new Android device. Let’s get started, follow the step-by-step guide and learn how to import contacts from Gmail to your Android.

If you have not exported your contacts to Gmail, yet planning to export then import them to your new Android Device. Click here to know how to export contacts from Android to Gmail.

Note- The steps shown below are assuming you have already signed in on Android with Gmail id from which you want to import contacts and your phone is connected to Wi-Fi.

Steps To Import Contacts From Gmail To Android Phone


Step 1 – On your Android phone open Settings.

Step 2 – Open Account and sync and look for Google and open it.

Step 3 – Select the Gmail account from which you want Contacts to sync to your Android phone.

Step 4 – Here check the toggle switch in front of Contacts, make sure it’s turned on.


Step 5 – On your screen tap on the 3-dot located on the upper left corner of your screen. Once you tap on it you can see the option Sync now.

Step 6 – Tap on Sync now and wait for some time, all your Gmail contacts will be synced and you can see all your Gmail contacts on your Android phone.

Wrap Up

Google contacts App is the best way to manage your contacts. Save all your contacts as Google contacts on your Android and keep them secure and access them anywhere anytime. Hope this post helped and you successfully imported all your contacts from your Gmail to your Android device.