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How to backup Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on Mac?

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 has been a real hot topic these days since it was released on August 2. This near-perfect Android phone which sport an iris scanner and a new S pen, takes giant-screen Android phones to the next level. It’s reported that the pre-orders of Galaxy Note 7 hitting 200,000 since launch day, which have been the strongest of any Galaxy device, and this puts the Note 7 at double the number of pre-orders for the Galaxy S7 after the same time period after launch.

So if you are a fan of Samsung Note, and finally got a new Samsung Galaxy Note 7, perhaps you need to backup your phone’s contents regularly in case of loss of your private data, the following of this passage shows you two methods to help.

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How to backup Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on Mac?

Solution 1: Backup Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on Mac by Samsung Smart Switch

Samsung smart switch, Samsung’s own data transferring tool, has both Windows and Mac version. And it supports backing up all contents such as contacts, messages, call logs, photos, music, notes, etc to your Macbook. Of course, recover data from the backup to Samsung device is also available. To backup your Galaxy Note 7, we need to download and install the Mac version of this tool from Samsung official website to your Macbook first. Then follow the steps below:

Step 1 Connect your Galaxy Note 7 to your Mac with USB cable.

Step 2 Launch Samsung Smart Switch tool on your computer.

Step 3 Click on “MORE” > “Preference” to change the backup location and the types of file.

Step 4 With all of these steps done, go back and click on the “Backup” button to backup your Galaxy Note 7 to computer.

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Solution 2: Backup Samsung Galaxy Note 7 on Mac via Syncios Samsung Data Transfer

Samsung smart switch tool is convenient to backup, but what if you don’t like it? There is a handier alternative tool to backup your Galaxy Note 7: Syncios Samsung Data Transfer, which allows you to backup all contents to computer in 1 Click, including contacts, messages, call logs, photos, videos, music and apps and restore the files any time you want. Let’s check it out.

Step 1 Simply download and install the Data Transfer program on your Mac. Launch it and connect your Galaxy Note 7 to your Mac, then select the Backup Your Phone module.

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Step 2 Select the contents you need to backup from the middle checkbox after clicking on the Backup on the step 1. As you can see, it supports transferring contacts, text messages, call logs, apps, music, videos, bookmarks from Samsung Galaxy Note 7 to Mac. Before clicking on Start Copy to begin backup data dont forget to select the location of your backup file.

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Step 3 With all the above steps done, it takes a few minutes to accomplish the process of backup.

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Tips: The program also allows you to restore backup files to the Samsung Galaxy Note 7 if you want. Three modes are available, not only from Note 7 backup files, but also iTunes backup and iPhone/iPad/iPod backup files to Samsung Galaxy Note 7.

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