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How to Transfer LG G4 Contacts, Messages, Photos, Music, Videos, Apps to LG G6

The Full-Vision 18:9 display LG G6 has been revealed, it's the first device of LG G series that comes with unremovable battery due to the water and dust resistant design. Overall, the new LG flagship has a big upgrade compared with its predecessor the LG G4 and LG G5, including the dual camera system, display, OS, chipset, wireless charging tech, battery size, etc. So if you are a LG addict, you won't miss it. It's the time to switch your old LG G4 or G5 to the new LG G6. And you can check the table below to find out the upgrade details on common features.

Camera Dual 16 MP (29mm, f/1.8) + 8 MP (12mm, f/2.4), front 5 MP, f/2.2, 1080p Dual 13 MP (f/1.8, OIS, 3-axis) + 13 MP (f/2.4), front 8 MP, f/2.0, 1080p
Display 5.3 inches, Corning Gorilla Glass 4, LG Optimus UX 5.0 UI 5.7 inches, Corning Gorilla Glass 3 (Back is made of CGG 5) LG UX 6.0 UI
Battery Removable Li-Ion 2800 mAh battery Non-removable Li-Ion 3300 mAh battery
Platform Android OS, v6.0 (Marshmallow). Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 820 Android OS, v7.0 (Nougat). Qualcomm MSM8996 Snapdragon 821
Features Fast battery charging: 83% in 30 min. Quick Charge 3.0 WPC&PMA wireless charging (US version only). Quick Charge 3.0

After got your new LG G6, one of the most important thing is to make sure all your data saved on your old LG G4 come with you without any data loss, that's what this tutorial is about to share, that is, help you effortlessly sync data from old LG G4 to LG G6. Before we started, I sincerely recommend a comprehensive data transfer tool to you, Syncios LG Data Transfer, a great handy tool not only supports backing up and restoring your smartphone data, but also allows you to transfer all your content such as contacts, call logs, text messages, photos, music, videos, etc from one phone to another, cross platforms supported as well. Besides, there are more features, such as restore iTunes playlist and iTunes&iCloud backup to your phone.

Get started: Effortlessly transfer data from LG G4 to LG G6

Step 1 : Install and Run LG Data Transfer

Connect both LG G4 and LG G6 to your computer and launch the Syncios LG Data Transfer. Click the "Start" button under Phone to Phone Transfer mode. Then it would display the backup list.

This LG data transfer tool works on both Windows and Mac OS with good support for the latest version, you can choose the right version according to your computer OS.

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Step 2 : Transfer Data from Old Phone to LG G6

It will be just a second before the program recognize them. Make sure your LG G4 is on the left side while LG G6 on the right. If not, click "Flip" to exchange the source device and target device.

On the middle panel, check data to transfer from LG G4 to new LG G6 as your will. Press the blue button "Start Copy" to start copying. After a while, all of contents will be saved on your LG G6.

Note: You can check the supported contents for Android-to-Android-transfer or iOS-to-Android-transfer here.

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