Summary:Looking for a fast method to transfer pictures, App photos, gallery and videos to Samsung Galaxy S8 from Galaxy( S2 / S3 / S4 / S5 / S6 / S7, Note 5/4/3, J2 / J3 / J4 / J7, A5, A7, A8, A9,etc) and other old Samsung Android devices? This guide will tell you how to sync photos and videos from old Samsung phone to the new Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus even without Samsung Kies backup.
If you are a Samsung user, thinking about moving to new Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus (or if you’ve already made the switch from old Samsung to Galaxy S8), you may be concerned about transferring precious photos,videos and music files from old Samsung Galaxy to new Samsung Galaxy S8,S7,S6 – and making sure nothing is lost in the process.
Photos and videos can be used to record our life. In some cases, people like to make sure that they can keep their pictures and videos, even when they purchase a new mobile phone. But do you know the simple way to switch photos and videos from old Samsung phone to the new Galaxy S8? Below are two quick and simple methods of syncing photos and videos from Samsung Galaxy to Samsung Galaxy S8.
Simplest, you can select bluetooth option in the settings then turn on it of both android device for file sharing. Below is how:
Step 1. Turn Bluetooth on for the both Samsung devices.
Step 2. Pair the devices. After opening Bluetooth, it would start to pair each other automatically.
Step 3. Transfer Photos. Open the file you want to transfer and tap share button. Then continue to tap “Bluetooth” option. For the target device(Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus), you need to tap “ACCEPT” on the pop-up window.
Mobile Transfer is a 1-click phone to phone data transferring program to transfer all your pictures, videos, music, contacts, SMS messages, apps and more from Samsung to Galaxy S8/S8 Plus, from Android to Android, or from Android/iOS to iOS/Android, Android to Symbian. Apart from Samsung phone, this program supports other Android devices like Sony Xperia Z3/Z2/Z1, HTC One M8/M7, Moto X, Nexus 5 and Huawei, etc; Windows phone like Nokia Lumia 930/1520; iOS device like iPhone 7/7 Plus, iPhone 6 Plus/6 and iPhone 5S/5C/5.
To transfer photos using Mobile Transfer, proceed as follows:
Step 1.Install the Mobile Transfer on the Computer
To start with, you need to install and run the Mobile Transfer on your compurer. When its primary window appears, click “Phone to Phone Transfer” option.
Step 2.Get Both Samsung Phones Connected
Connect your old Samsung and Galaxy S8 devices to the computer via USB cables. After recognized, your Samsung phones will be listed on both sides of the window. Please ensure that your Galaxy S3/S4/S5/S6/S7 as a resource phone is displayed on the left side.
Step 3.Transfer Photos and Videos from Samsung Galaxy to S8/S8 Plus
When both your Samsung phones are tested successfully, you’ll see a interface with lots of options on it, here you just check “Photos” and “Videos“, and then click on “Star Transfer“.
What’s more, this software is available to backup data to computer and restore data to any supported devices from the backups.
Android iOS Manager can not only could help you transfer photos from PC/Mac to Samausng Galaxy S8,backup Galaxy S8 photos to computer fast;but also allows you transfer photos from Android Samsung, iPhone, iPad to Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Plus easily.If you have got a new phone,the program enables users transfer music, photos, videos, contacts, SMS between Android and iPhone; Sync music from iTunes to Android or transfer music from Galaxy S8 to iTunes.Let’s teach you how to manage photos on Samsung Galaxy S8 and move photos from old Samsung phone to the new S8 easily.
Step 1.Run the Android iOS Mananger and Connect Both Two Samsung Devices
To move photos to new Samsung Galaxy S8 from the old Samsung phone or old iPhone devices,you need to download and run the Android iOS Mananger on the computer,then connect your old phone and S8 to your computer. Then the phone manager software will automatically detect the connected handsets.
Step 2.Enter Phone to Phone Transfer Function
After connecting both two phones with the computer,then select the old phone as source device.Then simply click “Phone to Phone Transfer“,the program will pop-up a new windows.Here,taking transfer photos from S6 to Galaxy S8 as example.
Step 3.Setting S8 as Target Device for Photos Transfer
Select the Samsung Galaxy S8 as target device that you want to move photos and pictures to the devices,and click “Next”.
Step 4.Select and Transfer Photos Videos from Old Android/iPhone to Galaxy S8
After selecting the Samsung Galaxy S8 target device,the program will ask you what types of contents you want to transfer to the target device,including contacts, text messages, photos, videos, music and playlists.Please select “Photos” and “Videos” item.Finally,just simply click “Transfer” button to move all pictures and videos from old phone to the new Samsung Galaxy S8.
Note:Make sure both two devices are connected throughout the process.
The Android iOS Manager also as a Samsung Galaxy S8 Desktop Manager tool could help you manage and delete photos on Samsung Galaxy S8, simply select the photos that you want to delete and click the “Delete” button.After deleting the selected photos on the Samsung Desktop Manager,you can’t find the photos on your Samsung Galaxy S8.
Download the Android iOS Manager for Windows or Mac and manager/transfer your Samsung photos.
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