Some users complained:" I lost all my iPhone contacts after I upgrade iOS 9, how to recover them? Help!" iOS 10 is no doubt the friendliest and most powerful version of iOS. It's sure right that upgrading to iOS 10/9 is a good choice, however, there's also risk for you to launch the process which may fail on the half way and will cause your data loss.
Actually, in order to recover lost contacts from iPhone after iOS 10 upgrade, you need to use some professional data recovery software. Free iPhone Data Recovery can help you get the job done. This program is specially designed for iOS users to free retrieve iPhone SE/6s/6s Plus/6/6 Plus/5s/5c/5/4S contacts lost during iOS 9.3/9.2/9.1/9 upgrade or after update failing.
How to Recover Lost or Deleted iPhone Contacts Free after iOS upgrade?
Here are 3 recovery modes for you to recover lost iPhone contacts free after iOS upgrade. This guide will show you how to recover contacts from iOS device, how to restore contacts from iTunes backup, and how to retrieve contacts from iCloud backup.
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Option 1: Recover Contacts from iOS Device after iOS Upgrade
Step 1: Connect your iOS device to PC with USB cable and select "Recover Data from iOS Device "
Step 2: Click "Start Scan", after scanning you can preview all contacts
Step 3: Choose the lost desired contacts and click "Recover" to restore contacts on your iOS device.
Step 4: Choose a destination folder to save the recovered contacts on your computer.
Option 2: Restore Contacts from iTunes backup after iOS 10/9 Upgrade
Step 1: Select "Recover Data from iTunes Backup File". It will automatically find and list all iTunes backup files. Select your iPhone backup contacts and click "Start Scan" to start iTunes backup extracting.
Step 2: After scanning, you can preview all contacts. Select your target contacts, then click "Recover".
Step 3: Navigate to a folder on your computer to save the recovered iPhone contacts.
Option 3: Restore Contacts from iCloud backup after iOS 10/9 Upgrade
Step 1: Switch to "Recover lost data from iCloud backup" and login iCloud account
Step 2: Select the backup contacts you need and click "Next" to confirm your selection
Step 3: Choose "Check all" to preview all data, select your contacts and click "Recover" to save them on PC
Hopefully the solutions above can help restore contacts for your iOS devices after iOS 9 update. Come to have a free trail, experience the amazing function and get your contacts back!