Transfer Contacts from Samsung to Samsung, Samsung Contacts Transfer

Transfer Contacts from Samsung to Samsung, Samsung Contacts Transfer

Switch phone to new Samsung Galaxy S8? This article describes how you can easily transfer contacts from old Galaxy phone to Galaxy S8 with two easy ways.

Infinitely Amazing Samsung Galaxy S8 Specs:

Processor Speed, Type
MSM 8998 Octa Core 2.35Ghz (Quad Core) + 1.9Ghz (Quad)
Display Size
Galaxy S8: 5.8"; Galaxy S8+: 6.2"
Display Technology
Dual edge SuperAMOLED
Camera Resolution
(Front) 8 MP AF;(Rear) Dual Pixel 12.0 MP
Premium Camera Larger screen
High photo quality camera, powerful MSM 8998
Internal Memory
64 GB, RAM 4GB
Product Dimensions (inches) Galaxy S8
68.1x148.9x8.00 mm, Galaxy S8 +: 73.4x159.5x8.1 mm
Battery, Talk Time Galaxy S8
Up to 30 hrs; Galaxy S8+: Up to 34 hrs

As one of the well-known brands of mobile phones, Samsung has released the Samsung Galaxy S8 recently last month. For more specs, you can refer to the above details.

For Samsung users, they are willing to switch to the new Samsung Galaxy S8, but the first thing they should do is to move all data from the old devices to the new, especially contacts, messages, photos etc. However, it is a little challenging to access contacts on your phone because some data like contacts and messages which are saved in the internal memory on SIM card can't be easily accessed, therefore, if you want to switch phone, here you will learn how to transfer contacts from Samsung to Samsung easily.

Transfer Contacts from Samsung to Samsung via vCard/.vcf File

Transfer Contacts from Samsung to Samsung directly with Mobile transfer

Transfer Contacts from Samsung to Samsung via vCard/.vcf File

1. Power on the source Samsung phone then opens the Apps drawer.

2. Tap "Contacts" from the displayed icons.

3. From the Contacts window, tap the More option (option with the three vertical dots) from the top-right corner.

4. Tap "Settings">"Contacts" option.

5. Tap the "Import/Export "contacts option.

6. Once the "Import/Export" contacts box pops up, tap the" Export to device storage" option.

7. On the "Confirm export" box, note down or memorize the destination location where the vCard file would be stored after being generated and tap "OK".

8. Go to the file’s save location and transfer the .vcf file to the target Samsung device via Bluetooth, NFC or PC.

9. Go to "Setting" and choose the "Import from device storage" option.

10. Tap "Device" on the "Save contact to" box.

11. On the displayed "Select vCard file" box, make sure that the "Import vCard file" radio button is selected and tap "OK".

12. Tap to select the radio button representing the vCard file that you just transferred to this new smartphone, and tap "OK" to start importing the contacts.

Transfer Contacts from Samsung to Samsung directly with Mobile transfer

If you want to bypass those cumbersome steps, Mobile Transfer should be the best choice for you. With Mobile Transfer, you can transfer the contacts from your old Samsung to the new Samsung is to connect both the phones to the PC. Besides, you can also fully erase the old data from the destination phone before transferring the contacts to it.

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Support Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge/S7/S6 Edge/S6/S5/S4/S3 and Samsung Galaxy Note 5/Note 4, etc. to Samsung Galaxy S8, and vice versa.

Fully compatible with Windows 10 or Mac 10.12

Fully compatible with major providers like AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile.

Step to transfer contacts from Samsung S7/S7 Edge/S6/S6 Edge etc. to Samsung Galaxy S8

Step 1 Download Samsung Transfer tool on your computer

Just click download below to install the program, then click the "Phone to Phone Transfer" option from the left section.

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Step 2 Connect your both Samsung phone to the computer

After launching the program on your computer, connect your two Samsung Galaxy phone with the computer, then the Mobile Transfer will detect them automatically. Then choose "Contacts" and click "Start Transfer" to begin the process.

Note: Click "Flip" button, you can also transfer contacts, music, messages, photos etc. from Samsung Galaxy S8 to Galaxy S7/S7 Edge/S6/S6 Edge/S5 etc.

Step 3 Transfer contacts from Samsung Galaxy to new Galaxy S8

Now, waiting for the "Copy data" process. And you should click "Completed" when the transferring comes to an end.

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