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How to Seamlessly Switch from Old Phone to OnePlus 5T

Five months after OnePlus 5's release, the Chinese tech company unveiled OnePlus 5T with bigger screen and redesigned dual camera, along with many same features as OnePlus 5, including Snapdragon 835 chipset, 6GB RAM and 64GB storage can be upgraded to 8GB and 128GB, and a 3,300mAh battery. OnePlus 5T is an upgrade to OnePlus 5, even if it's not too much. Generally, OnePlus 5T is worth buying if you don't have a OnePlus 5. And after you switch your old phone to OnePlus 5T, how to seamlessly transfer all contents from old device to it? This might be the most important part when switching to a new handset. No worry, this article would help you effortlessly sync your data from old device to OnePlus 5T.

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How to transfer old phone data to OnePlus 5T

Things can be much easier when you got a handy tool. So before we get started, a comprehensive phone manager tool is recommended: Syncios Manager. It allows you to backup and restore your device on computer, and transfer contents from/to computer on device. Moreover, there are many handy build-in tools on it, like video/audio converter, ringtone maker, YouTube video downloading etc. And all the features mentioned are free! Of course, if you want to 1-click transfer all contents from one device to another, there is also an upgraded version available. Find more details below.

Part 1. Free version supports backing up and restoring data selectively.

Step 1. Install Syncios Manager and launch it.

  • Free download and install Syncios Manager on your computer, then launch it.
  • Connect your old phone to computer via USB cable, turn on USB debugging mode under Settings.
  • After Syncios connect your device successfully, you can check the contents on the left of the panel by clicking on each category.

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Step 2. Transfer data to OnePlus 5T

  • Check your desired contents and click on Backup or Export button to backup the data from old device to computer.
  • And connect your OnePlus 5T to PC, enable USB debugging mode. To transfer the backed up file to it, click on Restore or Import button to restore files to your Plus 5T.
  • The contents would be transferred from your old phone to the new OnePlus 5T after the above steps done.

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This method seems to be a little bit of complex. So we recommend you to upgrade to the ultimate version, which supports one-click transferring all your data from one device to another one.

Part 2. Ultimate version supports 1-click phone to phone transfer

Step 1. Activate Syncios Data Transfer feature.

  • Launch the program and upgrade to Ultimate version, then click on Data Transfer button on homepage to activate Syncios Data Transfer.
  • Syncios Data Transfer would pop out then, select Phone to Phone transfer mode on the pop-up screen. And connect both of your old phone and OnePlus 5T to computer via USB cables, turn on USB debugging mode on both phones as well.

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Step 2. 1-click transfer data to OnePlus 5T

  • After both phone conenct successfully with the program, make sure old phone is listed on the left while OnePlus 5T on the right, otherwise click Flip to switch. Then select the contents you'd like to move to OnePlus 5T on the middle of the panel.
  • Simply click the blue button Start Copy after check all your desired contents. And after a while, all of the data will be transferred to your new OnePlus 5T. Please ensure that both of your phones are connected well with the computer in case of unknown error.

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That's it. The program is super easy to use, and transfer data from old device to OnePlus 5T can be very convenient with this tool. If you encountered some problems while using it to transfer your data, please simply leave a comment below. We will find solutions for you as soon as possible.

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