How to Transfer Contacts from Samsung to Sony Xperia
Have you just bought a new Sony Xperia phone such as Z3? Probably you will need to transfer contacts from the old phone to the new Sony Xperia. We’re here to help you get started in transferring contacts from Samsung to Sony Xperia. By following the 2 methods below, you can also transfer other contents such as SMS, photos, videos, music, calendar and much more from any smartphone to Sony Xperia simply.
- Part 1. Transfer Contacts from Samsung to Sony Xperia with Xperia Transfer Mobile
- Part 2. How to Transfer Samsung Contact List to Sony Xperia via Software
Part 1. Transfer Contacts from Samsung to Sony Xperia with Xperia Transfer Mobile
Xperia Transfer Mobile is a free app developed by Sony for its users to copying data from any other mobile devices to Sony Xperia devices. It’s an ultra-easy and safe tool for you to move contacts, messages, photos, bookmarks etc. from iOS, Android, Windows Phone to Sony Xperia smartphones and tablets. Just check how can you transfer contacts from Samsung to Sony Xperia by using the app:
1. Download Xperia Transfer Mobile from Google Play and then install the app on both Samsung and Xperia phone. Afterwards, please install and launch it on the two phones.
2. On Sony phone, please check Android as the other device type and set it as the receiving device; Meanwhile, please set Samsung phone as the sending device.
3. Select the same connection method “Wireless” on the two smartphones.
4. Now pair the two devices. A pin code will appear on Sony phone, please enter the code on Samsung phone to connect the two mobile phones. Then please tap “Accept” on Sony phone to allow the invitation to connect.
5. It’s ready to transfer contacts from Samsung to Sony Xperia now. On Sony phone screen, please choose the local contacts and other contents what you need to get from Samsung, then tap “Transfer” button on bottom to move all local contact list from Samsung to your Sony Xperia smartphone.
The transferring process will take a while, please wait until it was completed. Now all the contact information should have already been successfully copied with no content loss.
Part 2. How to Transfer Samsung Contact List to Sony Xperia via Software
As for the third-party tools, the Gihosoft phone to phone transfer software is recommended. It’s capable of transferring data from Android, iOS, iTunes to any Sony Xperia phone within a simple click. Moreover, the software is trustworthy that you don’t need to worry about personal information leakage and data loss issues. Please following the below links to download the right version for installation:
A. Please start Gihosoft Mobile Transfer, then connect Sony Xperia and Samsung phone to computer via USB cable.
When your phone model name have been shown on software interface, it means that the two phones have been succesfully connected to computer.
B. Select contacts and other files you need to transfer from Samsung to Sony Xperia.
C. Click “Start Copy” button to begin the data transferring process.
After a while, a message will pop up when it has finished transferring contacts from Samsung to the Sony Xperia phone. Now you can open your Sony Xperia phone to check the contact list.