How to transfer Data from Your Old Device to Samsung Galaxy S8+(SM-G955)?

Last Update Date : Jun 25. 2018

With Smart Switch Mobile, data transfer between Galaxy devices is easy. Place your devices close together (within 8 inches) and run the app on both. Then, on the old device, select [Android Device], [Start], [Connect]. This allows you to send the personal data you’ve saved on your old Galaxy device to the new Galaxy device connected to it.

 

Navigate to Apps → Samsung Folder → Smart Switch → START → AGREE → WIRELESS → RECEIVE → Android → Smart Switch → START → AGREE → WIRELESS → SEND → CONNECT → SEND → RECEIVE → CLOSE APP

 

a).  From a Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.

 

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b). Touch the Samsung folder.

 

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c). Touch Smart Switch.

 

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NOTE: If the Smart Switch app is not installed, you can download it through the Play Store.

 

d). Touch START.

 

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e). Review the TERMS OF SERVICE of Service and then touch AGREE.

 

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f). Select your preferred method of transferring data. For this example, touch WIRELESS.

 

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NOTE: To transfer your data using the USB cable, use the micro-USB connector that was included with your device.

 

g). Touch RECEIVE.

 

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i). Select your old device's Operating system. For this example, touch Android.

 

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j). On your old device, open Smart Switch.

 

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NOTE: If the Smart Switch app is not installed, you can download it through the Play Store.

 

k). Touch START.

 

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l). Review the TERMS OF SERVICE of Service and then touch AGREE.

 

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m). Touch WIRELESS.

 

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NOTE: If you selected USB CABLE on your new device, touch USB CABLE.

 

n). Touch SEND.

 

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o). Touch CONNECT.

 

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p). Review the apps and data that will be transferred and then touch SEND.

 

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q). On your new phone, touch RECEIVE.

 

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r). When the data transfer is complete, touch CLOSE APP.

 

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CLICK HERE for the Walkaround of Samsung Galaxy S8+ ( SM-G955 ). 

CLICK HERE to know how to perform initial setup in Samsung Galaxy S8+ ( SM-G955 ). 

 

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