“I buy a new iPhone 8 from Apple official website, how to import the music from Samsung to the new iPhone? I need to listen to the songs on my new device.”
You decided to leave the Samsung Android for the excellent iOS device, but had to leave your large music resources inside Samsung due to the lack of suitable file sharing options. What a pity! For transferring music between Samsung and iPhone, I guess you will firstly save the songs from Samsung to computer, then, import the music into iTunes and sync your new iPhone with iTunes library. This is exactly a workable solution and a traditional way. However, it is also a complicated way and cost timing. But don’t be depressed, actually, moving music from Android to iPhone doesn’t doesn’t as so complicated as you think. Here we’ll show you how to transfer music from Android Samsung to iPhone X and iPhone 8 with three complete solutions conveniently.
Sending music from Samsung to iPhone is a bit tricky, but not impossible. There are many third-party tools available which can help you to do what you want without iTunes. Take a look at Phone Transfer and Android & iPhone Manager. Both two useful software provides a quick method to directly transfer music between Samsung and iPhone 8/X directly with one click. Phone Transfer is an excellent program which helps to transfer files between two mobile devices that run on Android system, iOS system, Symbian system. The transferable types of data including music, contacts, photos, videos, SMS, calendars, call logs and apps. What’s more, Phone Transfer allows to backup & restore files for mobile device on the computer safely.
Downloading and installing the program first on your computer. After installation, open it and the main screen shown like this.
At this point you can selected an appropriate mode for your requirement, here you should select the “Phone to Phone Transfer” option in the primary window of this program.
Connect the two devices to a computer via its USB cable. Then the program will detect your devices very soon. When everything is OK, the program should list the two devices on the main screen as source and destination phone. Samsung should be on the left and the iPhone 8 should be on the right. You can click “Flip” to change its position if needing.
It starts to scan and analysis the stored files on the source phone(Samsung) and will list the found items on the main screen of program, such as music, photos, videos and more. It’s up to you to decide which kind of files being transferred from source phone to the destination one. For music file transfer, you should make sure that “Music” file will be click. When everything is prepared, click the “Start Transfer” button to start the transfer process. Usually, it only takes a couple of minutes to complete the task.
Android & iOS Manager is another professional tool which supports you to directly transfer music between Samsung Android and iPhone 8, besides transfer files between Samsung Android and iPhone, it also allows to transfer files between iTunes and Android/iOS as well as iOS and iOS. Besides, it also enables you to manage music info and export playlists. Android & iOS Manager is an ideal program which helps to manage & transfer files for Android/iOS devices, including music, videos, photos, contacts, SMS and apps. This program supports to all mobile device, like iPhone 8, iPhone 7, iPhone 6S/6, iPhone 5S/5C, iPad, iPod; Samsung, HTC, Lenovo, Motorola, LG, OnePlus, ZTE, Huawei, Google Pixel, etc,.
Launch Android & iOS Manager and connect both your Samsung Android and iPhone 8 to a PC.
Select the Samsung phone as the source device. You are going to transfer music from Samsung Android to iPhone 8. So click to select the Samsung phone as the source device. After selecting your source Samsung Android, click on “Phone to Phone Transfer” which is the fourth option on the main interface of program.
When your Samsung and iPhone 8 are connected, the program will detect them and you will get a new window prompting you to select your target device. Your target device in this case should be iPhone 8. Then click “Next” to go to the next step.
Tick on the data that you wish to transfer. For this case, tick “Music” and then click “Transfer”. Do not disconnect any of the two devices during the transfer process. When the transfer is complete then click “OK”.
As we see, we can transfer music from Samsung Android to iPhone 8 by Phone Transfer or Android & iOS Manager. It is easy and efficient, but it is not free. If you’d like to find a free way to transfer data between Android and iPhone, please check the part following. This is a free solution to migrate files between Android and iOS device. However, it will cover all previous data on your target device(iPhone 8), it means that this method will erase all data on your iPhone 8 after transferring completed. So you’d better take it seriously and do a backup before doing it.
Step 1. Connect your Samsung Android phone to the computer and save music from it to the computer. Install iTunes on the computer. Run it and get your iPhone 8 connected with a USB cable.
Step 2. In the iTunes Window, click File > Add Folder to Library…. Browse your computer to find the music folder and transfer music to iTunes Library.
Step 3. Click the iPhone 8 under “DEVICES” to get the iPhone control panel. Click Music tab > Sync Music. Tick your wanted music or playlists and click “Apply”.