These days the new models of Samsung mobile phones keeping coming out, and it is possible that you need to switch from your old phone to your new Samsung phone. In this article, I am going to introduce 15 handy transfer tools for all the Samsung users. Please read on the following passages, which are supposed to be of help.
As we know, it is extremely hard to add the new information to a new Samsung mobile phone, for example, the contacts. If adding by manual, it is of sure that you spend a great amount of time on it, and it is easy to make mistakes. And for some other data files like the messages and call logs, you may need to check them sometimes. But if you don’t transfer these data files, you can never get them again. So in one word, there are many reasons why we need to transfer the data files from an old phone to a new Samsung phone with third-party tool.
Now, let’s start to learn something about the phone data transfer tools for Samsung devices, including some free ones and some non-free ones. It is of significant to choose a right transferring tool. If you use a wrong one, it is possible that you lose the data files on your Samsung phone forever.
Part 1. 4 Samsung Data Transfer Tools for Samsung Data Backup to Computer
Tool 1. Wondershare MobileGo
Wondershare MobileGo is a professional transferring tool for almost all the mobile phones including the Samsung phones. It is easy to use because of its intuitive and user-friendly interface. Besides transferring the data files, you can also use this tool for back up your mobile phone as well as restoring the backup files created with this tool or in some other ways. Then, the data files that it can help you transfer include the text messages, contacts, call logs, calendars, photos, audios, videos, apps, etc.
1. It is a professional transferring tool for both the Android devices and the iOS devices.
2. The intuitive interface makes it easy to use.
3. It is very versatile with a lot of functions available.
1.Transfer data files between different devices, including the Android devices, iOS devices, tablets, and computer.
2.It can help you back up your mobile phone.
3.You can control your mobile phone from your computer if you perform the Android Mirror function with this tool.
4.It can enable you to remove the unwanted files from your mobile phone forever.
5.It can help you scan for the duplicate files.
6.It can help you convert the formats of the audio files.
Tool 2. Samsung KIES (Samsung Key Intuitive Easy System)
The Samsung KIES or the Samsung Key Intuitive Easy System is a totally free transferring tool for the Samsung users. It is compatible with all the Samsung phones, and you can donwload it on your Windows computer. After installation, you can use it to manage your Samsung phone without the hassle.
Download address: http://www.samsung.com/in/support/usefulsoftware/KIES/
1.It can help you transfer the data files.
2.It can help you update the system of your phone and the apps on your phone.
3.You can check the information of the firmware and the operation system with this application.
Tool 3. AirDroid
The AirDroid is also a free transferring tool for the Android phone. It is easy to get it on the Google Play Store. One of the features of this tool is that you can connect your mobile phone via the wireless network. You can get access to it with the browser on your computer. So you have no need to download it.
Download address: https://www.airdroid.com/
1.It can help you transfer the data files.
2.There is a notification for you when the call or message comes in.
3.You can make a phone call through this tool.
4.You can send messages through this tool.
5.You can manage the data files through this tool.
Tool 4. Connected as Media Device
This is, actually, not a tool, but a way to transfer the data files from your Samsung phone to the tablet or the computer. It looks like your phone equal to an external storage space of your computer or tablet. Just connect them with a USB cable, and then, you can see the phone be detected by the computer or tablet. Then you can manege the data files directly. But you can not get access to the contacts, messages, and call logs in this way.
Part 2. 3 Samsung Transfer Tools for Transferring Data Between Two Samsung Phones
Tool 1. Wondershare MobileTrans
Wondershare MobileTrans is also released by the Wondershare. After installing this tool on your computer, you can connect both of your mobile phone to your computer. In fact, the computer is a platform for the transfer operation.
1.You can transfer the data files including the messages, contacts, call logs, photos, music, videos, apps and more, with this tool.
2.It can help you to create a backup file of your phone.
3.You can restore the backup files with this tool.
4.It can help you to erase all the data files on your mobile phone, which is a good choice if you want to sell it or send it to someone.
1. Thanks to the intuitive interface, the Wondershare MobileTrans is easy for both the novices and the professors.
2. The operation of it is smooth, and you will learn to use it soon.
Tool 2. Samsung Smart Switch
The Samsung Smart Switch, which is also developed by the Samsung, unlike its brother the Samsung KIES, is used for transferring between two Samsung mobile phones.
Download address: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.sec.android.easyMover&hl=en
It can help you transfer the contacts, call logs, photos, music and videos.
Tool 3. SHAREit
The transfer tool SHAREit is a freeware. Before transferring data files, you need to install this tool on both of your mobile phones. The you can use the built-in WIFI function to connect two mobile phones together and receive or send data files. The interesting thing is that, to connect your phones via the temporary WIFI can make the transferring process faster.
Download address: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.lenovo.anyshare.gps
1.It can create a temporary WIFI for connection, and make the transfer process faster.
2.It can help you transfer the contacts, photos, audios, videos, apps and so on.
Part 3. 3 Samsung Data Transfer Tools for Mac
Tool 1. Wondershare MobileGo for Android (the Mac version)
The Wondershare MobileGo for Android, as is introduced above, can help you manage your mobile phone, regardless of an Android phone or an iOS one. And here, the Wondershare MobileGo for Android Pro (the Mac version) is almost the same as the one we talked before. It is released by the Wondershare specially for the Mac users. Although the interface is changed, this version is easy to use too.
Tool 2. Wondershare MobileTrans for Mac
Yes, I have introduced this tool in the above passages. In fact there are two versions of the Wondershare MobileTrans for Mac, both for the Windows users and the Mac users. And the main functions of them are the same, which means that you can transfer the data files including the messages, contacts, call logs, photos, music, videos, apps, etc with this tool. And it can help you to back up your phone, as well as restoring the backup files. And don’t forget that it can erase the undesired files.
Tool 3. Samsung KIES (for Mac)
The Samsung KIES (for Mac) is a Mac version of Samsung KIES, which has been introduced above here. You can just go back to see the main functions of it before you decide whether to download it or not.
Download address: http://www.samsung.com/us/kies/
Part 4. 5 Samsung Data Transfer Apps
If you want to transfer the data files directly between your mobile phones without a transmit point, usually the computer, you can read on the following passages. Here I will list five nice data transfer apps for the Samsung mobile phones below.
Tool 1. WiFi File Transfer
It is convenient for transferring the data files between two mobile phones.
Download address: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.smarterdroid.wififiletransfer
Tool 2. Samsung Wireless
It is a freeware developed by the Samsung.
Download address: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.seagate.samsungwireless
Tool 3. MOBILedit
It is helpful for both data transfer and management.
Download address: http://www.mobiledit.com/downloads
Tool 4. PhoneCopy
It is popular around the world, as a tool for phone management and data transfer.
Download address: http://www.phonecopy.com/en/
Tool 5. DataPilot
It is a handy app for syncing between the two mobile phones. And you can use it to manage the photo, phonebook and the ringtones.
Download address: http://www.datapilot.com/datapilot_pages/detail_datapilot7_software.asp