How to Transfer Data from One Phone to Another [Safe & Quick]

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Files can be transferred without using Bluetooth between mobile phones, and it is more efficient with professional file transfer tools. Here this article will introduce you several ways to quickly and safely transfer data from one phone to another with different data transfer tools, especially when there are large files or a large amount of files. Now, let’s take a look.

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Need to share photos from one phone to another between friends or families? Just bought a new phone and need to exchange files between old and new mobile phones? In these cases, what are the best ways for two mobile phones to transfer contacts, photos, movies, documents and more to each other? Here are some effective ways to transfer files from one phone to another.

Part 1. Ultimate Way to Transfer Data between Any Two Phones

Since there are roughly four different cases to replace a new phone, such as from Android to Android, from Android to iOS, form iOS to Android and from iOS to iOS, things get complicated, especially between two different operating system. Luckily, there is always a way out, that is, using the all-in-one data transfer tool - Phone to Phone Transfer (Windows/Mac).

Phone to Phone Transfer - Transfer Files between Two Phones without Restrictions

With the powerful Phone to Phone Transfer, all your requirements can be met on transferring data from one phone to another, no matter what OS it is. So you can transfer files from Android to Android, from Android to iPhone/iPad/iPod, from iPhone/iPad/iPod to Android, from iPhone/iPad/iPod to iPhone/iPad/iPod with this Phone to Phone Transfer ONLY.

Now, let's see the main features of Phone to Phone Transfer in details.

- Copy data from one phone to another without restrictions, no matter they are running the same or different OS;
- Transfer contents like contacts, messages, photos, music, videos, apps, documents, books, calendars and more;
- 4 modes offered: Android to Android Transfer, Android to iOS Transfer, iOS to Android Transfer, iOS to iOS Transfer;
- Compatible with Android and iOS operating systems.

* For Android devices, it supports almost all Android phones and models, such as Samsung, Huawei, LG, HTC, Sony, Motorola, ZTE, OPPO and etc.
* For iOS devices, it works for almost all iOS devices with iOS 16/15/14/12/11/10/9/7/etc., such as iPhone 14/13/12/11/X/8 Plus/8/7 Plus/7/6s Plus/6s/6 Plus/6/5S/5/SE, iPad Pro, the new iPad, iPad Air, iPad 2/1, iPad mini, iPad with Retina display, iPod touch 8/7/6/5/4/3/2 and etc.

Now, please download the free trail version of the Phone to Phone Transfer software on your computer. Both Windows and Mac versions are available, please make sure you are downloading the right version on your PC or Mac computer before going further.

[Tutorial] How to Transfer Contents from One Phone to Another without Restrictions

As mentioned above, you can exchange data between any two phones with the Phone to Phone Transfer software, here this part will show you how to perform Phone to Phone Transfer step by step, taking the process of transferring data from Samsung Galaxy to iPhone with Windows version of the software for example. Here we go.

Step 1. Launch the software and connect your two phones.

After downloading and installing the Phone to Phone Transfer software on your PC, please run it and you might see the main interface of the program as below. Simply get your two phones connected to the computer with 2 USB cables to move on.

launch mobile transfer

Step 2. Enter the right mode and make sure both devices are connected and displayed correctly.

On the main interface, you might see two devices displayed on both sides while all transferable contents are categorized in the middle.

Please make sure the "Connected" notification is shown on each phone, if not, please connect your phone again; if you want to import data to iPhone, please make sure iPhone is on the Destination side, if not, please click "Flip" button to change the position.

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Step 3. Select and transfer data from one phone to another.

When everything is prepared, please choose the contents you want to transfer, such as contacts, photos, music, videos and more. If needed, please check the option of "Clear data before copy" to delete data on the Destination phone. Then click "Start Copy" button to start the transferring process. After a while, all selected data will be transferred to a new phone and you can check and manage data on your phone freely.

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Part 2. Transfer Data from Android to Android via Android Data Manager

The Android Data Manager (Windows/Mac) is not only a ideal data manager for Android phones but also a great data transfer for Android devices. With the Backup & Restore and Import & Import features, you can not only back up or restore all Android data with one click but also selectively import or export specific Android contents after previewing. This Android Data Manager helps to meet users' needs of backing up some desired Android data, instead of all of them.

Download the Android Data Manager on your computer and follow the steps as below.

Now, let's see how to selectively or wholly transfer data from Android to Android together.

#1. One Click to Transfer Contents from Android to Android with Backup & Restore Feature

Step 1. Launch the Android Data Manager on your PC after installing, and connect your two Android phones to the computer with 2 USB cables. Follow the onscreen prompt to enable USB debugging on your phones to have the both devices connected successfully to the program.

transfer data from phone to phone

Step 2. On the interface of the the Android phone (senders) of the program, switch to Super Toolkit page, click "Backup" option, select the contents you want to back up (such as apps, contacts, photos, books, etc.), and click "Back Up" button to back up selected Android data.

backup android data to computer

Step 3. Now you can switch to the page of another Android phone (receiver) on the main interface, and go to Super Toolkit section, and click "Restore" button. Now, make sure you select the right phone you want to receive files and choose the backup file you just created, choose the contents you want to restore, and click "Restore" button to start the restoration.

restore data from phone to phone


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#2. Selectively Transfer Data from Android to Android with Import & Export Feature

After detecting your two Android devices by the program, simply enter different content section on the left panel, such as Apps, Contacts, SMS and more. Let's take contacts for example.

To transfer specific contacts from Android to Android, please:
- On the Android phone you want to export data, please click "Contacts" tab on the left panel to view all contacts on your phone; Choose the desired contacts while previewing for transferring; Click "Export" button to save the selected contacts on computer (Note: you can choose the BAK, XML, HTML, TEXT or VCF format.);
- On the Android phone you want to import data, please click "Contacts" tab on the left panel, and click "Import" button to import the contacts you have exported.

That's all. So easy!

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Now, both the Phone to Phone Transfer and Android Data Manager are available for you. You can have a try on the free trail versions of the two programs. If you have any questions about the software or the tutorials, please leave your comments below, we'll try our best to solve your problems as soon as possible. Thanks for your support.

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Sophie Green, Chief Editor of Samsung-messages-backup website, has been focusing on the realm of Android Recovery, Android Transfer (Backup), Android Device Tips, Phone Clean, and Phone Transfer technologies. Recognized contributions on leading platforms attest to her esteemed expertise and reliability.