How to Transfer Text Messages from Android to Android (2 Methods)

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How do you transfer your text messages from an old Android phone to another new Android phone? Just copying and pasting thousands of text messages from the Android phone to computer, and then move them from computer to another Android mobile? Don't you think it is complex? Any shortcut to transfer text messages from Android to Android? Of course we have! There are two options for you to make it effectively and securely.

Method 1. Transfer SMS from Android to Android with Mobile Transfer

An extraordinary transferring tool like Mobile Transfer is an outstanding phone to phone SMS transfer tool to help you transfer not only SMS, but also contacts, call logs, photos, videos, music, apps, documents and more between Android devices, also it works with iOS devices as well. When transferring the text messages from one Android to another, the Mobile Transfer can not only transfer contacts, phone numbers and text contents, but also can copy sent and received time, and other more information related to text messages.

Just read the following guide to process to transfer text messages between two Android phones like Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7 Edge, Xiaomi Mi/Red, HTC One M10/M9/M8, LG G8/G7, Motorola, etc. Only 3 steps, you can make it!

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Step 1. Launch Phone Transfer after Downloading

After downloading and installing the Phone Transfer on your computer, launch it on your computer. When the primary interface pops up, you should connect two Android phones to computer with 2 USB cables.

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Step 2. Connect your two Android phones to computer

When two Android phones has been detected by the program simultaneously, you will see both your Android phones be detected and listed in the interface. All the transferable file types are also displayed on top menu. Please make sure both devices has "Connected" sign below each device.

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Step 3. Transfer text messages from Android to Android

Make sure your new Android phone is on the Destination side, if not, please click "Flip" button to change their places. Marks in front of SMS category if you want to move text messages. After choosing all contents you want, click the "Start Copy" button to begin the SMS transfer from your old Android to the new Android phone.

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See? Only one click is enough to have all of your messages from one Android to another Android phone. You can tick off all wanted contents before clicking "Start Copy" button.

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Method 2. Move Messages from Android to Android with Android Assistant

Apart from the Mobile Transfer, you can also rely on the Android Assistant to copy SMS from Android to Android with ease. When using Android Assistant to transfer files from one phone to another, you can not only transfer SMS from Android to Android, but also back up Android SMS to computer at the same time. Not only SMS, the other Android files are supported to transfer or manage as well, such as contacts, call history, songs, pictures, videos, books and apps.

What's more, all Android phones and tablets are compatible with it, including but not limited to Samsung, Xiaomi, Huawei, Sony, LG, Motorola, HTC, ZTE and more. Both Windows and Mac version are available, please choose the right version to download on your computer and start to transfer messages from Android to Android using Android Assistant now.

Steps to transfer SMS from Android to another Android phone with Android Assistant:

Step 1. Have your Android phone recognized by the program.

Launch the Android Assistant on your computer and connect your Source device (Old Android phone) to computer with a USB cable. For the first time you connect your device to this program, please enable USB debugging on your Android phone with the prompts on screen. By the way, your Android phone will be detected automatically next time.

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When your device has been recognized successfully, you might see the main interface as below.

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Step 2. Back up SMS from Android to computer.

Switch to the "Super Toolkit" section on the top and click "Backup" button. In the pop-up window, please select "Messages", choose the location you want to store the message backup on your computer by clicking "Browse" button, and hit "Back Up" button to backup the whole message contents from Android to your personal computer immediately.

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Step 3. Restore SMS backup to another Android phone.

Now, please unplug the old Android phone (Source device) and plug the new Android device (Destination device) to computer while running the Android Assistant. When the new Android phone is connected successfully, please go to "Super Toolkit" and click "Restore" button, choose the backup file you just created, tick off "Messages" and click "Restore" button to start restoring SMS backup from computer to Android phone.

Thus all SMS messages are successfully transferred from an old Android phone to a new Android phone now. Sounds great, right?


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By the way, if you want to manage (add/send/delete/export/import/reset) Android SMS on computer, you can easily make it on the "My Device" section here.

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