Samsung Galaxy S8

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Transfer content from another phone

You can transfer content, such as contacts, messages, pictures and audio files, from another phone to your phone.

Step 1 of 6

You can transfer the contents of another phone to your phone when it's activated for the first time and after a factory reset. When this screen is displayed, your phone is ready to transfer contents from another phone.

Step 2 of 6

Press SMART SWITCH.

Step 3 of 6

Connect your phone to another phone via data cable and, if required, the adaptor included.

Step 4 of 6

Press the required data types.

Step 5 of 6

Press TRANSFER.

Step 6 of 6

Follow the instructions on the screen to transfer the content from the other phone and finish the activation of your phone.