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How to Transfer Contacts from Android to Samsung Directly

Transfer Contacts from Android to Samsung

If you're an Android phone user thinking about switching to Samsung, you may use Samsung Smartswitch to transfer your android contacts to your new Samsung phone. Samsung Smartswitch allows you to transfer data between two mobile devices with SD card, wifi or PC. However, as far as this articles written, Smartswitch appeared to have a lot of bugs which are really annoying.

Samsung user:

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I used samsung smart switch to transfer my data from S5 to S6, now a lot of my old sms are dated 5th February 2036 so any new messages that come in are above these old texts. Very annoying having to scroll through to find the new message.


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this happened to me too today using Samsung SmartSwitch to restore data from a broken S5 to a new S5 - such a pain! Majority of text messages are dated 5 Feb 2036. Have already tried toggling automatic date and time on and off, rebooting, changing the phone's date, clearing Messaging cache. None worked.


Don't worry! Here in this article, we will include an effcient way on how to transfer contacts from Android to Samsung. It's time to abandon SmartSwitch! Read on and try it out.

Syncios Data Transfer

Syncios Data Transfer

Syncios Data Transfer is the best option for Android users to transfer data to Samsung devices. With this data transfer tool, you Can:

  • Transfer contents include contacts, messages, call logs, music, photos, videos, apps, notes, bookmarks, ebooks and more between devices.
  • Backup and restore Android & iOS phone data.
  • Sync contents from iTunes Library to PC and iDevices.
  • Transfer from android to android, iOS to iOS, android to iOS.

Free download this Samsung Data Transfer tool and have a try.

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How to Transfer Contacts from Android to Samsung?

Step 1: Connect your devices to computer and launch this Android Contacts Transfer tool.

Get your devices connected, and run Syncios. Then you will see the home page. To transfer Music, Messages, Videos, Photos, etc to new Samsung Galaxy S6, simply click Start button under Phone to Phone Transfer mode.

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Step 2: Select data to sync from Android to new Samsung .

Now the program would check all of items automatically on the middle panel, you can also uncheck items you don't need. Simply click on Start Copy. After a while, you could successfully sync contacts from old Android to Samsung.

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Supported Apple/Android Devices and iOS/Android Versions

iPhone iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 plus, iPhone 5S, iPhone 5C, iPhone 5, iPhone 4, iPhone 4s, iPhone 3GS
iPad iPad Pro, iPad mini 4, iPad mini 3/2/1, iPad with Retina display, The New iPad, iPad 2, iPad
iPod iPod touch 5, iPod touch 4, iPod touch 3, iPod Touch
iOS iOS 5, iOS 6, iOS 7, iOS 8, iOS 9
Android All Android phones and tables, Android 3.0 to Android 6.0
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