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How to Transfer Everything from Old Android Phone to Sony Xperia XZ: Contacts, Photos, Video, Apps, Music

Sony has announced its new flagship at consumer electronics show IFA. It will probably come as no surprise to Sony Mobile fans but the company's new device isn't called the Xperia Z6. It is in fact Xperia XZ

Cameras are Sony's strength, the Sony Xperia XZ features a 23-megapixel rear camera and a 13-megapixel front camera, like the Xperia X and X Performance, but there are a few changes. The fastest camera yet goes from standby to capture in 0.6 seconds. The front camera equiped with double-digit megapixels and low-light sensors up front, in wide angle.

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The Xperia XZ starts selling October in the US. We'll update with global pricing and availability as soon we have it.

Sony Xperia XZ Key Specifications

Software Display Construction Rear camera Front-facing camera Processor
Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow 5.2-inch; 1,920x1,080 pixels Metal build 23-megapixel 13-megapixel Snapdragon 820
Storage RAM Battery Fingerprint reader Waterproofing Weight
32GB/64GB 3GB 2,900 mAh Globally; Not in US IP68 161g

Syncios Data Transfer How to transfer everything from Android to Sony Xperia XZ?


Step 1: Install and Launch Sony Data Transfer

Connect both of your old Android/iOS device and Sony Xperia XZ to your computer and launch the Syncios Sony Data Transfer. To switch to Xperia XZ, select "Phone to Phone Transfer" on the panel.

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Tips: The program supports also one-click backup and restore Sony devices.

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Step 2: Select contacts to transfer to Sony Xperia XZ

On middle checkbox, you can select contacts, videos, photos, music, apps, bookmarks to copy from old phone to the new one. By clicing "Flip" button, it enables you to exchange the source phone and target handset. Then, click on "Start Copy".

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Step 3: Wait for synchronizing

The syncing process might take a while, depending on how many data you've selected. Generally, it takes only 1 minute to transfer about 100 pictures and 200 contacts. Once it done, all of your phone data would be saved on the new Sony Xperia XZ.

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