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Transfer from your Android phone

You will need:

  1. Your old compatible Android smartphone and its USB cable.
  2. Your new Galaxy smartphone and its USB connector.
  3. New Galaxy smartphone logged into a Gmail account.
  4. Full battery on both smartphones.
  5. Latest version of Smart Switch on the new Galaxy smartphone and the old compatible Android smartphone.
  1. Connect the compatible Android smartphone and the Galaxy smartphone using your old USB cable and the USB connector.
  2. Select Smart Switch app on new Galaxy smartphone.
  3. Select 'USB CABLE' method of transfer from the menu.
  4. Select 'RECEIVE' and wait as your device data is read.
  5. Tap 'ALLOW' on the old compatible Android smartphone.
  6. If prompted, update the Smart Switch app on your Android smartphone.
  7. New Galaxy smartphone will automatically search for content items.
  8. Select content items you wish to transfer over, then tap 'TRANSFER'.
  9. Wait for the content items to transfer.
  10. On the Galaxy smartphone, tap 'CLOSE APP' at the bottom of the app page.