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Transfer Photos Between Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+ and Computer

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The Galaxy S9 only features a single lens on the rear of the phone, but Samsung has packed in lots of improvements in its effort to 'reimagine' the phone camera. There's a 12MP rear sensor with optical image stabilization, and a lot of the other features we've come to expect from high-end Samsung devices. One of the biggest upgrades is new dual-aperture technology, with the camera automatically adjusting the aperture depending on the scene you're shooting, much like the human eye adapts to changing light.

You must be excited when you get the Samsung S9 and can't wait to take a lot of pictures. Now this article will show you how to transfer these amazing photos between Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+ and your computer.

Part 1: Transfer Photos from Samsung Galaxy S9 to Computer

Method 1: Backup S9 Photos to Computer with USB Cable

Now whatever Windows 7, Windows 8 or Windows 10 you are using, you can import photos to your computer with Windows build-in photos manager applications. If you don't want to use these applications, you can also backup your photos to computer with a USB cable only. Follow the steps below:

Step 1 : Connect Samsung Galaxy S9 to your computer via USB cable, and your computer will recognize it as a removable USB drive.

Step 2 : Drag down Notifications panel from the top of your S8's screen if it doesn't pop-up automatically, tap and connect as Media Device(MTP).

Step 3 : Ensure Samsung Galaxy S9's drive installed succecessfully on your computer. Open the Portable Devices and find DCIM folder, where all the photos saved.

Step 4 : Simply select and copy the pictures you want to transfer from your Samsung Galaxy S9 to your computer.

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Method 2: Backup S9 Photos to Computer via Samsung Manager

Step 1 : Download and install Syncios Samsung Manager on your windows pc. It's fully compatible with computer running on Windows 10/8/7/Vista. Connect your Samsung Galaxy S9 to computer via usb cable. The program would recognize and detect your device automatically. Make sure you have enabled USB debugging mode on your Samsung Galaxy S9 device.

TIPS: Any detection issue, please follow our tutorial.

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Step 2 : Click Data Transfer on program interface, you will see four options: Phone to Phone Transfer, Backup to PC and Restore from PC, Restore from iCloud and Restore from iTunes. Click "Backup to PC" button in the bottom left corner.

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Step 3 : Syncios allows you to backup contacts, call logs, messages, photos, video, music, apps, bookmarks and calendars to computer. Simply check the backup list, choose DCIM photos and Pictures and click Start Copy button. Wait until you see "Transfer completed" message.

TIPS: You can choose the backup path in the bottom right corner as your will.

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Part 2: Transfer Photos from Computer to Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+

Step 1 : Download and install Syncios Samsung Manager on your windows pc. Connect your Samsung Galaxy S9 or S9 plus to computer. Make sure you have enabled USB debugging mode.

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Step 2 : Click Photos on left catalogue. All your photo albums will show in Syncios. Choose the album you want to transfer photos to.

Step 3 : Click "Import" button, Syncios will allow you to select photos from your computer, then hit "open" to transfer selected photos from computer to your new S9 or S9+.

TIPS: You can choose photos on batch via CTRL/SHIFT button. Drag and drop pictures is also available.

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