How to Recover Lost/Deleted Contacts from iPhone X

Summary: When you unfortunately lost contacts from your iPhone X? If you are looking for the ways to get the contacts back, therefore, you can’t miss this article. Here will show you three convenient and efficient ways to recover lost contacts from iPhone X.

The iPhone X is the eleventh generation of the iPhone, it was announced on September 12, 2017, at the Steve Jobs Theater in the Apple Park campus and released on November 3, 2017, marking the iPhone series’ tenth anniversary. The iPhone X is intended to showcase what Apple considers technology of the future, specifically adopting OLED screen technology for the first time in iPhone device. It is equipped with A11 Bionic processor, iOS 11, 3GB RAM, 64/256GB ROM, 2716mAh non-removable capacity battery, 7MP front-facing camera and dual rear-camera (12MP wide-angle camera + 12MP long-focus camera). The 5.8inch OLED display with a resolution of 2436*1125 and a pixel density of 458ppi, support 3D Touch pressing and HDR. Apple has ditched the Home button in favor of Face ID, you’ll now swipe up from the bottom of the display in order to return to your Home screen. It also support wireless charging and IP67 waterproof and dustproof.

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iPhone X is a wonderful smart phone worth owning, however, accidents can happen at any time. You have probably heard of someone losing data on their phone, in fact, this is a common problem of smart phone. There isn’t anybody or any smart phone can avoid it, it’s really a headache. Today, each user must have many contacts on the phone, but it is impossible to remember all of them, maybe some are the relatives, some are the friends, some are the colleagues. Especially if you are working on trade sales industry, it is even more important to you.

If you lost contacts from your iPhone X unfortunately, you can’t connect someone may cause you get into trouble, even lead to lose your customer or business. Have you already realized that it is very necessary to get back the contacts as soon as possible. Generally speaking, you still have chance to get back the contacts, but you need to stop using your phone to avoid the data overwritten by the new. When you’re going to seek for help, you mustn’t miss this article. It will teach you how to recover lost contacts from iPhone X in three convenient and efficient ways.

Best method: Recover Lost Contacts from iPhone X with iPhone Data Recovery.

First of all, you need iPhone Data Recovery, it is a professional and powerful data recovery software for iOS device. Regardless of whether data deleted or lost cause by accidental deletion, iOS upgrade or downgrade failure, Apps error, factory settings restore, infected by virus or more. This software can help you recover the lost contacts from your iPhone X in three convenient and efficient ways. In the same way, you also can recover photos, videos, audios, messages, call history, WhatsApp, notes, calendar, Apps data as long as you need.

Even if you encounter a worse situation like water damaged, screen broken, black or white screen result in iOS device broken, you can extract data from the broken device to avoid data lost. For different situations, you need to choose the suitable way, if you have backuped data to iTunes or iCloud recently that you can extract and restore the data from the backup files soon. But if you haven’t backup any data or the backup data is too old that I suggest you recover data from iPhone X directly with it. In short, you just need is a USB cable and a computer that you can recover the lost contacts from iPhone X as follows:

Models Included: iPhone XR/XS/X/8/8 Plus/7/7 Plus / 6/6 Plus/5/5S/SE…
Data Included: contacts, call history, photos, videos, audios, messages, WhatsApp, notes, calendar, Apps data…

Method1: Recover Lost Contacts from iPhone X Directly.

Step 1. Connect iPhone X to the Computer.

First of all, download iPhone Data Recovery on the computer, install and launch the software. Then connect your iPhone X to the computer with a USB cable. On the interface, select the “Recover from iOS Device” mode to get into the next page.

Step 2. Scan Deleted or Lost Data on iPhone X.

Click the “Start Scan” button, then the software will begin scanning deleted or lost data on iPhone X. This operation will take you a few minutes.

Tips: For those iOS devices running iOS 7 or above version, you just need to click the “Start Scan” button, then the software will begin scanning deleted or lost data on the iOS Device.
For those iOS devices running under iOS 7, you should click “Advanced Mode” at the lower-right corner and follow the guide to enter the scanning mode:

  1. Hold your iPhone and click the “Start” button on the program’s interface;
  2. Press the “Power” and “Home” buttons of iPhone at the same time for 10 seconds;
  3. Release the “Power” button while keeping the “Home” button pressed for another 15 seconds to get into the scanning mode.

Step 3. Preview and Recover Lost Contacts from iPhone X Directly.

When the scanning is completed, all of the recoverable data types will be listed on the left side, including contacts, call history, photos, videos, audios, messages, WhatsApp, notes, calendar and so on. You can click the “Contacts” item to preview them in details on the right side, then choose those you need and click the “Recover” button to restore them to your iPhone X or computer.

Method 2: Recover Lost Contacts from iTunes Backup Files.

Attention: Please don’t connect your iPhone X to iTunes before you have recovered the contacts, in order to avoid iTunes backup files lost by iTunes synced or updated.

Step 1. Choose iTunes Backup File to Scan it.

Launch iPhone Data Recovery on your computer and select the “Recover from iTunes Backup File” mode to get into the next page. You can see all iTunes backup files you make are listed, then select the latest backup file of your iPhone X, and click the “Start Scan” button to begin scanning. This operation will take a few minutes.

Step 2. Preview and Recover Lost Contacts from iTunes Backup Files.

When the scanning is completed, all data from backup will be listed on the interface, such as photos, videos, audios, messages, contacts, call history, WhatsApp, notes, calendar, Apps data, etc. Select the “Contacts” item to preview the contacts in details that you can choose and mark those you need and click the “Recover” button to recover them to the computer.

Method 3: Recover Lost Contacts from iCloud Backup Files.

Step 1. Sign in to iCloud.

Launch iPhone Data Recovery on your computer, select the “Recover from iCloud Backup File” mode. Then, please sign in your iCloud account.

Step 2. Download and Scan iCloud Backup Files.

All the backup files of your iCloud backup account will be listed automatically, then choose the backup files you need and click the “Download” button. You can see a window pops up on the interface, you can select data like photos, videos, audios, messages, contacts, call history, WhatsApp, notes, calendar to download. If you only want to get back the contacts, choose “Contacts” and click the “Next” button to keep downloading or scan the downloaded, this operation will take you a few minutes.

Step 3.Preview and Recover Lost Contacts from iCloud Backup Files.

When it is completed, you can preview the contacts in details on the interface, just click the “Recover” button that you can recover them to the computer or iPhone X easily.

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