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Simple Method to Copy Photos Between Sony Xperia and Computer

2015-09-02 14:51:01/Posted by Alleny Gavinto Android Backup Topic/Follow @ AllenyGavin

Each cell phone brand has its own features that appeal to people, then why do they tend to purchase Sony Xperia series mobile phone? Certainly it has some advantages. For instance, it's famous for the excellent batteries which can boast a non-removable 3100 mAh battery and that can give you two days of power. Even under heavy use, you are able to walk away with around half the battery left at the end of the day. It also has one of the brightest displays on the smart phone market at present. Its new models are significantly brighter than the previous model and you can better see what’s on your screen in bright light owing to the "Live Color LED" tech. This makes users download lots of pictures or take photos with it. But as the storage runs out, people need to release the space to contain more new pictures. As it's known to all, it's safer to copy the old ones to the computer to prevent them from missing. Then you will need a professional program to manage it. Later in the passage, we will show you the great and reliable photo transfer assistant software to help you sync the photos between Sony cell phone and computer safely. Keep reading and find out which software it is.

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Steps to Transfer Photos Between Sony Xperia and PC

To transfer photos from Sony cell phone to computer or from computer to Sony device, MobiKin Sony Photo Assistant (Windows & Mac) can do you a favor here. Not only photos, other media files like music, videos and more can be copied between Sony devices and computer. 

MobiKin Sony Photo Assistant (Windows/Mac) is a professional program which empowers users to copy photos files from Sony Xperia to desktop computer within few clicks without any data loss. You can click the blue icons below to download the free trial version to have a try. We will take Windows version as an example.

Step 1. Link Sony Xperia to PC and Open USB Debugging

Connect Sony cell phone to the computer via its USB cable and enable the USB debugging by following the steps as follows:

1) For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging".
2) For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".
3) For Android 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".


Step 2. Install the USB Driver

Tick "USB debugging opened" and click "Next". Then you can install the USB driver on your computer. After that, the software will start detecting the files on your Sony cell phone. You can ollow the instructions on the interface.

Note: Make sure you have opened the USB debugging, otherwise your cell phone can't be detected.

Step 3. Preview the Files

After your Sony device is scanned, the data of your cell phone will be displayed on the main interface like this. You can preview the details carefully.


Step 4. Select the Photos and Start Syncing

Click the "Photo" icon and hit the "Phone Gallery" on the left column. Then you'll see the items of photos on the right panel. Choose those you want to sync and click "Export" to transfer them to your computer. You can also click "Import" to copy the pictures on your PC to your Sony cell phone. Now you can click the window beside to see it clearly.

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