The easy way to transfer content to your new Samsung GALAXY®device

Samsung Smart Switch seamlessly transfers contacts, photos, music, videos, messages, notes, calendar and more to your Samsung GALAXY device.

Step 1

Back up to iCloud

Back up your data from your iPhone or iPad to iCloud. You can transfer the following content to your Galaxy® device: Contacts, Calendar, Message, Memo, Call logs, Pictures, Alarm, Wi-Fi® and Bookmarks.

Step 1

Back up to iCloud

Back up your data from your iPhone or iPad to iCloud. You can transfer the following content to your Galaxy® device: Contacts, Calendar, Message, Memo, Call logs, Pictures, Alarm, Wi-Fi® and Bookmarks.

Important! To avoid disruptions in text messaging service please change your iMessage settings here here

Step 2

Get the Smart Switch™ Mobile app

Go to Google Play™ / Samsung Apps on your Samsung GALAXY device and install Smart SwitchMobile.

Step 2

Get the Smart Switch™ Mobile app

Go to Google Play™ / Samsung Apps on your Samsung GALAXY device and install Smart SwitchMobile.

Step 3

Start the transfer

Select 'Import from iCloud' and enter your ID and password. If you have multiple backups on your iCloud account, select the source device. Choose the content you wish to transfer and tap 'Import'.

Step 3

Start the transfer

Select 'Import from iCloud' and enter your ID and password. If you have multiple backups on your iCloud account, select the source device. Choose the content you wish to transfer and tap 'Import'.

Step 4

Transfer your music & videos*

You can transfer all your music and videos from iTunes following the instructions here

Step 4

Transfer your music & videos *

You can transfer all your music and videos following the instructions here

Step 5

Find your apps fast

You’ll see Android apps equivalent to those you had on your iPhone or iPad. Simply tap any of these apps to launch Google Play™ store and tap 'Install'. Tap 'Recommendations' to see which apps did not have an exact match. Selecting a specific app in this list will display the recommended apps.

Step 5

Find your apps fast

You’ll see Android apps equivalent to those you had on your iPhone or iPad. Simply tap any of these apps to launch Google Play™ store and tap 'Install'. Tap 'Recommendations' to see which apps did not have an exact match. Selecting a specific app in this list will display the recommended apps.

Step 1

Back up your device

Connect your iPhone or iPad to the PC or Mac with a USB cable. Now backup using iTunes.

Step 1

Back up your device

Connect your iPhone or iPad to the PC or Mac with a USB cable. Now backup using iTunes.

Important! To avoid disruptions in text messaging service please change your iMessage settings here

Step 2

Get Samsung Smart Switch™ PC

Download and install Smart Switch™ software for your computer.

Step 2

Get Samsung Smart Switch™ PC

Download and install Smart Switch™ software for your computer.

Download Smart Switch™ for PC
Download Smart Switch™ for MAC

Step 3

Launch Samsung Smart Switch PC

Launch Samsung Smart Switch PC program on your PC and connect your new GALAXY device to the PC with a USB cable. Select your device manufacturer.

Step 3

Launch Samsung Smart Switch PC

Launch Samsung Smart Switch PC program on your PC and connect your new GALAXY device to the PC with a USB cable. Select your device manufacturer.

Step 4

Time to transfer

Choose the supported content that you want to transfer, and click the "Transfer" button.

Step 4

Time to transfer*

Choose the supported content that you want to transfer, and click the "Transfer" button.

Step 5

Find your apps fast

Download and launch the Smart Switch™ Mobile app from Google Play™ onto your Galaxy smartphone or tablet. Select your matching apps and download them from Google Play. Tap 'Recommendations' to see which apps did not have an exact match. Selecting a specific app in this list will display the recommended apps.

Step 5

Find your apps fast

Download and launch the Smart Switch™ Mobile app from Google Play™ onto your Galaxy smartphone or tablet. Select your matching apps and download them from Google Play. Tap 'Recommendations' to see which apps did not have an exact match. Selecting a specific app in this list will display the recommended apps.

Step 1

Download Smart Switch Mobile

Download Samsung Smart Switch Mobile here and install it on your new and current GALAXY devices.

Step 1

Download Smart Switch Mobile

Download Samsung Smart Switch Mobile here and install it on your new and current GALAXY devices.

Step 2

Select your content and start transfer

Bring the devices near each other and launch Samsung Smart Switch Mobile on both devices.
Tap "Android™ to GALAXY" on both devices.
Select the supported content that you want to transfer from your current GALAXY device and tap on the "Transfer" button. Select "OK" on your new GALAXY device. All selected content will be transferred right away.

Step 2

Select your content and start transfer

Bring the devices near each other and launch Samsung Smart Switch Mobile on both devices.
Tap "Android™ to GALAXY" on both devices.
Select the supported content that you want to transfer from your current GALAXY device and tap on the "Transfer" button. Select "OK" on your new GALAXY device. All selected content will be transferred right away.

Step 1

Back up your device

Back up data from your current device to your PC via a connecting cable.

Step 1

Back up your device

Back up data from your current device to your PC via a connecting cable.

Step 2

Get Samsung Smart Switch™ PC

Download and install Samsung Smart Switch PC software for your computer.

Step 2

Get Samsung Smart Switch™ PC

Download and install Samsung Smart Switch PC software for your computer.

Download Smart Switch™ for Windows
Download Smart Switch™ for MAC

Step 3

Launch Samsung Smart Switch™ PC

Launch the Samsung SwitchPC program on your PC and connect your new GALAXY device to the PC with a USB cable.
Select your current device manufacturer or backup data folder.

Step 3

Launch Samsung Smart Switch™ PC

Launch the Samsung SwitchPC program on your PC and connect your new GALAXY device to the PC with a USB cable.
Select your current device manufacturer or backup data folder.

Step 4

Time to transfer

Choose the supported content that you want to transfer, and click the "Transfer" button.

Step 4

Time to transfer*

Choose the supported content that you want to transfer, and click the "Transfer" button.

Frequently asked questions

To find out which devices are compatible with Smart Switch and other information visit the FAQ page.

Frequently asked questions

To find out which devices are compatible with Smart Switch and other information visit the FAQ page.