Phone Data Migration: Transfer Data from Old Phone to Samsung S9
March 16, 2018 must be an important day for Samsung fans- Samsung S9 and S9+ will be released on this day. And a lot of people can't wait to switch their current mobile phones to Samsung S9/S9+ since this new product equips some powerful features and will provide users with a better experience. But before you switch the phone, you need to consider one thing- how to transfer data from old phone to Samsung S9? This is not as easy as moving files from phone to PC. And to effectively move the files on your old phone to Samsung S9, you need to turn to some professional programs. And here, we have several suggestions for you:
Transferring Android data to Samsung S9 would be easier and there are two programs that you can use to sync files from old Android phone to Samsung S9. The followings are the details about these two tools.
1. MobiKin Transfer for Mobile
MobiKin Transfer for Mobile (Win & Mac) is a powerful software to transfer files between two Android devices. With it, the whole transferring process can be completed in 3 steps and no any data will be deleted or lost during the process. Can't wait to experience the tool? It is easy! Just learn something about the tool and then download and install the software on your computer and then go with the step-by-step tutorial below to have a try.
The functions of this software:
* Transfer almost all the files between two Android phones, including contacts, photos, music, videos, books, Apps and so on.
* Compatible with almost all the Android devices, such as Samsung, Huawei, HTC, etc.
* The operation is very easy and can be accomplished in a short time.
* During the moving process, no any data loss or virus attack will happen.
Then you may wonder how to sync the data from an old Android phone to Samsung S9 with this program. Just download and install the tool on your computer and follow the steps below:
Step 1. Connect both mobile phones to computer
At first, you need to run the suggested program on your desktop and then use 2 USB cables to connect your old phone as well as the Samsung S9 to computer. Here, you need to go with the on-screen prompts to authorize the computer or enable USB debugging on your mobile phone so that the program can detect the connected devices succeefully.
Step 2. Choose wanted files
After connecting your phones to computer, you will see the connected phones and the supported file types on the program. Next, you should make sure that your Samsung S9 is the destination device. If not, you can click Flip to change their positions. Then you can mark the folders that you want to transfer.
Step 3. Transfer files from old Android phone to Samsung S9
At last, what you need to do is just to tap on the Start Copy button to begin the moving process and wait till the transfer ends.
2. MobiKin Assistant for Android
You can also use a professional Android assistant software- MobiKin Assistant for Android (Win & Mac) to perform the moving process. By using this tool to sync files between two Android phones, you need to backup the files on the old phone first and then restore the backed up data to the new Samsung S9. It sounds that you need to do one more thing before moving the files but it will prevent the data from losing. So it is also a good way that you can try.
Now let's learn something about this software first.
The main features of this program:
* One click to backup all files from Android device to computer and restore these backups to Android device.
* Allow you to transfer and edit contacts and messages freely.
* Enable you to optimize your Apps without limitation.
Now just follow the step-by-step tutorial to transfer files from old Android phone to Samsung S9:
Step 1. Build a connection between your old phone and computer
Use a USB cable to link your old phone to computer and then launch the software on PC. Here, to make the connected phone be recognized, you need to enable USB debugging on your mobile phone.
Step 2. Select Super Toolkit option
Once the connected phone is successfully detected, you will get the main interface of this program. Here you should tap on the option Super Toolkit at the top menu.
Step 3. Backup Android files
On this page, you can tap on the Backup option and then a list of folders will be displayed in a window. Just tick the categories that you want to backup and hit the Back Up button at the bottom to backup the files.
Step 4. Restore the backed up files to Samsung S9
When the backup process ends, you should plug out your old Android phone from the computer and connect your Samsung S9 to the PC and make it be recognized. After that, you can go to Super Toolkit> Restore to mark the wanted files and tap on Restore to sync the data.
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Nonetheless, if you used an iPhone previously, you are unable to use the mentioned software above to move the files. Instead, you should ask Phone Transfer for help. This program is able to transfer files between Android phone, iPhone, Symbian and Blackberry. And also, it can help you to perform the moving process with simple clicks. And except for that, it also equips other features.
What can this software do for you?
* It can sync different file types between two mobile phones, such as contacts, messages, music, photos, videos or other phone data.
* The software is able to erase your old phone as well.
* It enables users to backup their phone data.
* You can also use it to restore data from backups.
Really powerful, right? Don't hesitate! Just follow the steps below to sync files on your old iPhone to Samsung S9!
Step 1. Install the software on your computer
The first step is to click on the icon below to download the software on your computer and then go with the instructions to properly install it.
Step 2. Link your two phones to computer
Now you should use 2 USB cables to link your old iPhone as well as the Samsung s9 to computer. Once the connection is completed, you need to select Phone to Phone Transfer mode on the interface to enter the transfer window.
Step 3. Adjust the position
Next, you need to check whether two mobile phones are in the right place- iPhone should be in the source position. If not, you can tap on the button Flip to change their positions.
Step 4. Transfer files from iPhone to Samsung S9
You can see all the data of these two devices are listed on the interface. Now you can tick the files that you want to transfer and hit Start Transfer to move the data from iPhone to Samsung S9.
Smart Switch is also a good choice to sync the files between two phones. This is an official software from Samsung which is designed to help people migrate data to Samsung devices. So you can download it to make an attempt as well.
What Smart Switch can do:
* Switch files from Android, iOS, BlackBerry or Windows Mobile to Samsung devices.
* Transfer contacts, messages, call logs, photos, music, videos, notes, calendars, etc. from other device to Samsung devices.
* Backup Samsung data to PC.
After installing the software, you can begin to switch the phone now:
Step 1. Connect two mobile phones
Make a connection between your old phone and Samsung S9 with USB connector. Then you need to set the old phone as the Sending device and Samsung s9 as the Receiving device.
Step 2. Move the data from old phone to Samsung S9
After the connection, there will be some options displayed on the screen. Just select the files you want to transfer and then press the Send button to sync them from your old phone to the new Samsung S9.
Just select one software according to your need and then go with the tutorial above to transfer the wanted files from your old phone to the new Samsung S9. After that, you will be able to enjoy the files on the new device without any hassle. So now, what are you waiting for? Just download the software to have a try.