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How to Sync Android Data with Mac OS X?

According to some experts and specialists, there is nothing more essential than making a complete backup of our mobile phones. Whilst huge numbers of laptop, iPhone, and Android users fill their devices with sensitive, personal, and valuable data, very few of them take the time to protect it. It is necessary to sync Android files to computer, not only for data safety, but also you can free up your phone space or improve its performance. If you own an Apple Mac computer, as well as an Android phone, congratulations that you have almost the best place to protect your data at your disposal already.

Due to the high level of security settings, Mac is regarded as the best tool for security. You are able to sync all your Android phone or Android tablet's data with the Mac for backup or further use. Thanks to Coolmuster Android Assistant for Mac (with its Windows version - Coolmuster Android Assistant), it will never be a chore having to transfer Android data to Mac. It is so much more than just a transfer tool to sync Android videos, music, photos, contacts, SMS, apps, etc. to Mac, and offers a quick and easy way for music and photography enthusiasts to clear up space on Android devices for improved speed and performance. Plus, the Coolmuster Android Assistant for Mac also lets users send SMS messages direct from a Mac computer.

By one simple click, you can have your whole Android data synced with Mac with the help of Coolmuster Android Assistant for Mac. Just freely download and install the Android syncing assistant on your Mac computer and then follow the tutorial in the below to complete the syncing process in 1-2-3 simple steps.

Tips: Another tool from Coolmuster studio - Mobile Transfer for Mac, is also able to help you transfer your Android device's data to Mac computer without any hassle. Just directly click Sync Android with Mac by using Mobile Transfer for Mac.

Solution to Sync Files from Android Phone/Tablet to Mac OS X

Step 1. Run the Android syncing tool and connect Android to Mac

Launch the installed Android Assistant for Mac and use a USB cable to connect your Android phone/tablet to the Mac. The syncing tool will detect your connected Android device and confirm whether the USB debugging on the device is enabled. If not, you will be asked to follow the instructions below to enable USB debugging first.

Sync Android Data with Mac

Follow the below instruction to enable USB debugging in your Android device. If you did it before, you can skip to next step.

1) For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging".
2) For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".
3) For Android 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging".

After you finish the USB debugging, you can go to your device screen to tap the "Allow" option. Then, the parameter information of your device, including phone model, system version and storage space size will be shown in the main interface.

Sync Android Data with Mac

Step 2: Browse and preview your Android files

After enabling the USB debugging on your Android device, Android Assistant for Mac will start to scan it and show all data on your Android in categories, including Video, Music, Book, Contact, App, etc. Click on each tab to preview your Android data one by one in details.

Sync Android Data with Mac

Step 3: Begin to sync Android data with Mac

Confirm and select those Android data you need to sync to Mac, then, you can press the button of "Export" to transfer them to your Mac. During the transferring progress, please keep your Android device connected with the Mac all the way.

After the syncing, all your Android data will be landed on your Mac safely, without any quality loss.

Tips: Sync Android Device with Mac Using Mobile Transfer for Mac

Mobile Transfer for Mac is another Mac-based tool for all Mac users to transfer data from phone to phone, from phone to Mac, and from Mac to phone. Its Windows version - Coolmuster Mobile Transfer is specially designed for Windows users to perform the same functions. Here, we will show you how to use the Mac version of Mobile Transfer to sync Android phone or tablet to Mac. Just click the following button to free download the Mac or Windows version of the Mobile Transfer program on your computer. Mac users should choose the Mac version.

Tips: Here are also some useful guides to teach you how to backup Android tablet, backup Android to Mac.

Step 1: After launching the Mobile Transfer for Mac, connect your Android mobile phone to the Mac computer and it will be detected by the Mobile Transfer for Mac program soon.

Step 2: Navigate to the main interface of the program and choose "Backup on Computer" option. Then, all the transferable data on your Android is displayed and categorized here.

Step 3: Select the file types you want to backup on Mac and click the "Start" button to begin the backup process.

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