Tips to Transfer Contacts to Samsung Galaxy S10/S9/S8/S7/S6
In this article, we are going to show you four ways about how to transfer contacts to Samsung Galaxy S10/S9/S8. Are you ready to follow us? Let's go.
Tip 1: Sync contacts in online accounts to Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6
If you have synced contacts in online accounts, such as Gmail and Facebook, you are able to move them to your Galaxy S9. Just unlock your S9, go to Setting < Accounts and sync < Add account. Log in an account and copy contacts to your Samsung Galaxy S9. Quite easy, right?
Tip 2: Extract contacts from SIM card to Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6
There is nothing easier than to transfer contacts from a SIM card to your Samsung Galaxy Phone. All you need to do is to take out the SIM card from your old mobile phone and insert it into the Samsung Galaxy Phone. In one swoop, the contacts will be moved to your Samsung Galaxy S9/S8.
Tip 3: Transfer contacts to Galaxy Phone with MobileGo
With the help of a third-party program, you can easily transfer a VCF file to your Samsung Galaxy Phone directly. This amazing program is Wondershare MobileGo for Android.
To begin with, please download Wondershare MobileGo for Android first.
Step 1: Run this program and connect Galaxy S9/S8 to PC
After downloading, install and run this data transfer program on your PC. Then use a USB cable to connect your Galaxy S9 (or Galaxy S8) with the PC. Once detected, your phone will be displayed in the main window.
Step 2: Transfer contacts to Galaxy Phone via VCF
Click Contacts on the left column. Then from the Contact Window, press Import/Export to reveal the drop-down list. By clicking “Import contacts from computer” to show another drop-down list. Select from vCard file. In the emerging dialog, ensure a destination, like a SIM card, phone memory card, or accounts, to put the upcoming vCard file.
Plus, with this powerful program, you can transfer contacts in Windows live mail, Windows Address Book and Outlook to your Samsung Galaxy Phone as well.
Tip 4: Copy contacts from one phone to Galaxy S9/Galaxy S8 directly
What if the contacts are saved on your old phone and SIM card is too large to fit in your Galaxy S9? In this case, dr.fone – Phone Switch, a professional data transfer tool, can help you out. This tool is specially designed for transferring music, photos, SMS, contacts and so on between two phones based on iOS, Android and Symbian. With its help, you only need to click once before you move your contacts on the old phone to your Galaxy S9. Just download dr.fone and have a try.
Step 1: Launch this program and plug in your devices
Install and launch this program on your computer. Then plug in both your Galaxy Phone and the other phone to the computer via USB cables at the same time. Click “Switch” Menu on dr.fone. After scanned, your two phones will be shown in the main window. As you may notice, your one phone shows as “Source” and the other “Destination”. By clicking the “Flip” button, you are able to switch their places. If you need to wipe out your Galaxy S9, you can select “Clear data before copy“.
Step 2: Copy contacts to Samsung Galaxy S9/S8
Remove unwanted marks and click “Start Transfer“. In a few minutes, the contacts on your old phone will be on your Samsung Galaxy S9/S8.