How to Transfer Music between iPhone and Samsung S9/S8?
iOS and Android are totally different operating systems and you must be able to enjoy a different experience from Samsung Galaxy Android phone to Apple iPhone, or vice versa. But here comes the problem, how to transfer important files from Samsung Galaxy S9/S8/S7/S6 to iPhone X/8/7/6 if you want to make a change from Samsung to iPhone? If you are a music lover, one of the issues that matters you most is how to transfer music from Samsung to iPhone.
For that case, we are going to share three different methods that will ease the music transfer from iPhone to Samsung, or Samsung to iPhone. You can end the experience of transferring every song one by one manually.
Part 1: Transfer Music between iPhone and Samsung S9/S9 Edge Directly
Part 2: Transfer Music from iTunes to Samsung Galaxy S9/S9 Edge
Part 3: Transfer iPhone Music to Samsung Galaxy S9 Using Smart Switch
Want to enjoy an one-click process to share music between iPhone and Samsung Galaxy S9? You can rely on Phone to Phone Transfer. It is used for transferring files like music, videos, photos, contacts, SMS, apps and call history among iOS devices, Android devices, Nokia phone and even BlackBerry. Apart from that, Phone to Phone Transfer also enables you to backup data from your mobile phone to computer, and restore the backup to your phone with one click. It can even clean your phone memory quickly and safely.
The following tutorial will guide you through the process of transferring music from Samsung Galaxy phone to iPhone X/8/8 Plus/7/7S/6 and of course you can also use it to easily copy music from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S9/S9 Edge/S8/S7/S6/Note 7/6/5/4/3. If you are using a Mac machine, welcome to try the Mac version of the program. You can free download the software to have a try.
Step 1. Connect your iPhone and Samsung phone to computer
After you install the Phone Transfer software on your PC, connect your iPhone and Samsung phone to the computer through two USB cables. Launch the software, choose "Phone to Phone Transfer" and it will scan the files in the two devices. Make sure you have installed iTunes on your computer.
Step 2: Choose the "Music" Column for transfer
All transferable files will be displayed in categories, including Videos, Photos, Music, Apps, Contacts, SMS and Call Logs. The software will transfer all the files as default. If you only need to copy music files, you can mark the "Music" column only and uncheck other columns.
Step 3. Perform music transfer between iPhone and Samsung
Click "Start Transfer" to begin transferring music from Samsung to iPhone. If you want to copy songs from iPhone to Samsung, you just need to switch their positions. The whole progress will take a couple of minutes according to the size of your files.
Done! Transferring music files between iPhone and Samsung Galaxy with iPhone to Samsung Transfer is pretty easy. We strongly recommend it and we believe you will like it.
iOS users like to have their music tracks on their iTunes account. In that case, Phone to Phone Transfer that we recommended in Part 2 can help you transfer music from iTunes to Samsung Galaxy S9 easily.
Step 1. Install and launch Phone Transfer
First of all, download and install the transfer program on your computer. Launch it and you will see there are different options on the home interface. Click on "Restore from Backups" > "from iTunes backup file".
Step 2. Connect Samsung S9 to computer
Then, connect your Samsung S9 phone to the computer with a USB cable. Allow USB debugging on the phone if you haven't done it before. Once connected, S9 will be detected by the Phone Transfer program automatically.
Step 3. Transfer music from iTunes to S9
As you can see, iTunes backup file will be displayed on the left side of the program window and S9 displayed on the right. You can check the music playlist from the iTunes backup and click "Start Copy" button to start the music transfer from iTunes to S9.
Samsung's own technology known as Smart Switch can also help you transfer iPhone music to Samsung S9. It can be used to switch data from Android, iOS, BlackBerry and Windows mobile phones to Samsung smartphone smoothly and now it already becomes a standard on most modern Samsung devices. Following are the detailed steps on how to transfer music from iPhone to Samsung Galaxy S9 by using Samsung Smart Switch.
Step 1: Download Smart Switch from Google Play store or Samsung store and install it on your device. If you are using the latest devices from Samsung, you can launch the built-in Smart Switch app on the device directly.
Step 2: Turn to your iPhone, go to Settings > iCloud and choose the option of Backup. Click on "Back Up Now".
Step 3: Turn to your Samsung S9, choose WIRELESS, followed by RECEIVE. Then, choose the option of "iOS".
Step 4: Sign in to Smart Switch using the iCloud account information you used to make your backup.
Step 5: Next, you can choose files you want to transfer, including contacts, calendar, notes, call logs, bookmarks, alarm, WiFi, wallpaper, etc. For this topic, you should select Music option and then click IMPORT, which is depending on the iOS version you use.
Step 6: After the operations above, all the music files will be loaded to your Samsung Galaxy S9.
There are many other methods for you to transfer music between iPhone and Samsung Galaxy S9 and the 3 methods above are just part of them. Phone Transfer program we talked in Part 1 is by far the easiest and most efficient way to transfer music between two phones because it is compatible with iOS and Android devices, and supports overall file types. It works well on both Windows and Mac systems and features with the powerful functions you may need in managing your phone data. So, what are you waiting for, use it to transfer music between iPhone and S9 now!