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This tutorial covers how to transfer data from another Android device like Xiaomi, Huawei, old Samsung, LG, Nokia, Oppo, Vivo, etc. to Samsung Galaxy Note 9 specifically. Three detailed solutions for you to choose. What's more, a tutorial regarding how to transfer data to Samsung Galaxy Note 9 with one click is also covered in this post. Let's check all methods one by one!
Phone data could not be moved by itself. Of course we need the help of a handily tool. Free Syncios Mobile Manager is an easy-to-use and powerful iOS & Android Mobile manager, which is well-designed for users who want to manage device contents on PC. It allows you to transfer, edit, backup, manage, view contacts, apps, photos, music, ringtones, videos, SMS messages, eBooks and more for free. Let's see how this tool give us a hand regarding data transferring.
Step 1. Download and install Syncios Manager for free. Then run this program after installation. Remember to turn on the USB debugging mode on your Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and another Android phone before connecting them to PC. The devices could be detected by Syncios after the USB debugging mode being enabled. Pay attention to what happens on your phones when connecting in case any pop-up message appears.
Step 2. After data loading, all contents will be categorized into Apps/SMS/Contacts/Media/Photos. If you need to transfer data from another phone to Note 9, you need to backup another phone data to computer then restore them to Note 9 in this way. For instance, go to Media > Video under another Android device if you need to export videos. Select some of videos or select all videos at once then click on Export. Choose a backup path and save the videos to computer.
Step 4. After saving videos of another Android phone, go to Media > Video under Samsung Galaxy Note 9 device. Tap on Add option choose videos from computer then click on Open to transfer them to Samsung Galaxy Note 9.
Tips: For exporting and importing different contents, the options will be a little different. The options could be Export/Backup when exporting or backing up data. The options could be Import/Add/Recover when importing or restoring data.
By method 1, you may need to transfer data manually but you could select every files with a clear preview. But, if you just want to move all data from another Android phone to Samsung Galaxy Note 9 at once, you may need to give a consideration to another tool - Syncios Data Transfer. It an app could assist you with transferring data like contacts, messages, call logs, music, photos, videos, apps from another Android phone to Samsung Galaxy Note 9 quickly and simply.
Step 1 The app Syncios Data Transfer should be installed to your computer firstly. You can choose it according to your operating system, windows version or Mac version. Then run it on your computer. Four modes this tool will provide, for transferring data from one phone to another, definitely, we choose Phone to Phone Transfer from the start-up interface.
Step 2 For being detected properly, the USB debugging mode on your Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and another Android phone should be turned on. After that, connect these two phones to computer with USB cables or via WiFi. Change an USB cable and a slot when you find you could not get it connected.
Note: Check on your phone screen when connecting phones to computer Any other phone detection problem click here.
Step 3 Syncios will analyze and download all data of the source device, thus, you should keep another Android phone on the left panel as the source device. If not, find the Flip button to exchanges the positions. The data of source device will be loaded and listed on the middle content box. Tick off items from the content box after data loading. Then click on Start Copy to transfer data. If you select the option Clear Data Before Copy, the same type of files in your Samsung Galaxy Note 9 will be removed. Now wait for transferring finishes.
After getting your Samsung Galaxy Note 9, you'll find an OTG cable which is for moving data to your new Note 9 phone. With this cable and Samsung Smart Switch, you are able to transfer data from another phone when switching to a Samsung phone. Let's figure out how to operate.
Step 1 Download and install Smart Switch on Samsung Device from Google Play firstly. Then run this tool on your new Note 9. Two ways you can choose, transferring data with USB cable or via WiFi.
Step 2 To transfer data with USB cable, firstly, you need to prepare an Android USB cable and a Micro USB to USB adapter (OTG cable). Launch Smart Switch on Samsung Galaxy Note 9 and then touch USB CABLE. Then connect the two devices using the old phone's USB cable and the USB-OTG adapter.
Step 3 Tap Trust then touch Next to carry on. Select contents you need then click on TRANSFER to start data transferring.
Step 3 If you want to transfer data wirelessly, launch this app then touch WIRELESS. Next, tap on RECEIVE and choose Android Device. After connecting, select contents you then transfer them from another Android phone to Samsung Galaxy Note 9.