"I got a new Galaxy S8 phone. How to transfer text messages from my old Samsung to the new one? The messages related to my work, it is so important for me. Thanks." - Kam
Samsung Galaxy S series is one of the most hot Samsung's smartphone lines, and the S series always bring us surprise with the great performance. No matter its features, specs, design, are the highest among Android devices. There are a large number of Galaxy S series fans all over the world. And we all know that recently Samsung released a newest Android flagship of S series - Samsung Galaxy S8 (Plus), which in order to rebuild Samsung's reputation after Samsung Galaxy Note 7's explosion accident. When you get a new Samsung Galaxy S8 phone, what will you do first? For me, transfer data from the old device to the new one, especially the SMS and other data.
Transfer SMS from Samsung to Galaxy S8
If you are looking for a quick and easy way to transfer SMS from Samsung to Galaxy S8, Phone Transfer is your best choices. The main reason why you may want to use Phone Transfer is because the software is designed with data transfer with one click. All of its features are designed to make the process easy and safe.
Key Features of Phone Transfer:
-It can be used to transfer different types of data between devices including SMS, photos, videos, contacts, music, calendars, call logs, apps.
-Enable to backup data on your device and even restore backed up when needed.
-It is compatible with 3500+ devices including most of the Samsung device models, like Galaxy S8/S7/S6.
How to Transfer SMS from Samsung to Galaxy S8
Step 1. Free Download and Install Phone Transfer
Connect both your old Samsung device and new Galaxy S8 to computer and launch this Phone Transfer tool. Scroll down the phone screen and get both of your phones USB debugging mode enabled. To transfer your data from old Samsung device to the new Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Plus, simply click "Phone to Phone Transfer" mode.
Step 2. Select SMS File to Sync from Samsung to Galaxy S8
After connected both phones successfully, Phone Transfer would load all your data on the export device automatically, simply check your desired items ("Text messages") on the middle panel after that to sync, remember to make sure your old phone listed on the left while the Samsung S8 on the right, you can change the position by clicking "Flip".
Then click on "Start Transfer" button to start the transfer process. After a while, all your desired data would be synced from old Samsung phone to Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 plus successfully, click "OK" to end it.