How to Transfer Photos from Samsung Phone to Tablet in 2019? - 3 Easy Ways

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Summary

According to Google search, many people want to know how to transfer photos from Samsung phone to tablet for backup or other reasons. In this step by step tutorial, we give 3 ways for moving photos from Samsung phone to Tablet. You can use the first two ways to migrate photos between Samsung phone and tablet. And the last one is special for Galaxy devices.

Part 1. How to Transfer Photos from Samsung Phone to Tablet with 1 Click

Samsung Data Transfer is comprehensive software for data transferring between two devices. It can serve as a powerful assistant to transfer all the photos from Samsung to tablet, and from Android phone to Android tablet directly. However, transferring a ton of photos in a flash is not all of its features.

The key features of the Samsung Data Transfer

(1) Support to transfer files with 1 click from Android to Android, Android to iOS, iOS to Android, and iOS to iOS.

(2) Support photos, contacts, SMS, call logs, music, videos, documents, and apps.

(3) Support over 8000+ Android devices with different brands. And for Samsung phone and tablet, it supports Galaxy S10/S9/S8/S7, Galaxy Note 9/8/7/6, Galaxy A series, J series, etc., and the tablets running Android 2.1 to 9.0.

(4) Support iDevices running iOS 5 to 12, including iPhone, iPad, iPod touch.

You can free download the Samsung Data Transfer and go with the steps to have a try.

Step 1. Connect your Samsung phone and tablet to the PC via USB cables. Please enable USB debugging if it prompts on your Samsung screen.

connect samsung phone and tablet to the computer at the same time

Step 2. Adjust the two devices' positions. Please put the source Samsung Galaxy on the left and the tablet on the right. You can tap on Flip to change their positions.

Step 3. Tick on Photos from the file list. You can select other files as you like as well.

how to transfer photos from samsung phone to the tablet with samsung data transfer

Step 4. Hit Start Copy to activate the data transferring. Wait for a few minutes and all of the photos on your Samsung Galaxy are transferred to the tablet.

start to transfer photos from samsung galaxy to the tablet

You can read these articles if needed:

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Part 2. How to Move Photos from Samsung Phone to Tablet with Dropbox

Dropbox is a popular app with cloud service that can serve as a photo transfer tool from one device to another one. To move photos from Samsung phone to tablet, you need to download the app on both of your devices and transfer files with the same account via Wi-Fi. Here's how:

  1. Download Dropbox on both your Samsung phone and tablet.
  2. On your Samsung phone, launch it and log in your account. You need to create an account if you don't have one.
  3. Tap on the + icon and select photos from your Samsung Galaxy for uploading. You can also select your photo folder to upload.
  4. After selection, click Upload and wait for the data transferring.
  5. On your tablet, sign into the account that you used to upload Samsung photos.
  6. On the folder that contains your wanted photos, tap on More (the three-dot button), and choose to Save to device to transfer photos from Samsung phone to your tablet.

how to move photos from samsung phone to the tablet with dropbox

Notice: Dropbox can not only be used to transfer photos, but it can also transfer other Android files. You can learn more about it and other Android apps for file transfer here.

Part 3. How to Sync Photos from Samsung Phone to Samsung Tablet with SideSync

Samsung developed the Smart Switch mobile app for data transfer between the Samsung phone and another mobile phone, and it also released a special tool - SideSync for Galaxy devices to transfer files between smartphone and tablet. So you can use it to sync photos from Samsung phone to Samsung tablet.

Supported devices: All the Samsung Galaxy phones from Galaxy S3 and later with Android 4.4 and above. All the Galaxy tablets with Android 5.0 the above. Please notice that Galaxy S9/S9+/Note 9 do not support Side Sync. You can use Samsung Flow as an alternative on these devices.

Supported files: Photos, text messages, documents, videos, and so on.

Key features:

(1) Totally control your Galaxy on the computer/tablet.

(2) Make and answer calls and read SMS on the computer/tablet.

(3) Share files between Galaxy phone on the computer/tablet.

(4) Take screenshots of your mobile phone on the computer/tablet.

Sync photos from Samsung phone to tablet with SideSync:

  1. Download SideSync on both your Samsung phone and Galaxy tablet.
  2. Connect both of your devices to the same Wi-Fi network and run the program on the devices.
  3. Follow the on-screen prompts to connect your devices via SideSync.
  4. If your phone screen does not appear on your tablet, click the Phone screen button on your tablet. click phone screen to make a phone screen view on your tablet
  5. On the phone screen view, please go to the Apps > Gallery > select the photos you like to copy.
  6. Drag your wanted photos over to the tablet. sync photos from samsung to the tablet with sidesync

Write in The End:

We always want to learn the easiest way to transfer photos from Samsung phone to tablet. Comparing these 3 methods together, transferring photos via Samsung Data Transfer is a more direct way for you to copy all the photos from Samsung phone to an Android tablet with 1 click. Get it to your computer and have a try. Let us know what do you think about it by leaving your points below.

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