3 Methods to Transfer Contacts between Samsung Galaxy and LG Phone
Summary: Need to import contacts from Samsung Galaxy to LG or from LG to Samsung Galaxy phone due to various reasons? This passage tells you how to easily transfer contacts between Samsung Galaxy and LG phones within simple clicks!
With the widely spread of Android mobile phones, you can see lots of popular smart phones running with Android OS in the phone market. If you have two Android mobile phones at the same time, you must have the need to share your favorite photos, movies, music and important contacts between the two gadgets. Well, contacts are very important for phone users like Samsung and LG users. If you are ready to switch from your LG Optimus to Samsung Galaxy S8, one of the most annoying problems would be how to transfer contacts from the LG phone to Samsung.
Well, you can try the methods below:
Method 1: How to Sync Contacts between LG and Samsung within 1 Click?
Method 2: How to Send Contacts from LG to Samsung Galaxy Manually?
Method 3: How to Transfer LG Contacts from Gmail to Samsung Phone?
First of all, we are going to provide you with the most direct and easiest solution to transfer contacts between LG and Samsung. What you need is a mobile phone data transfer like Coolmuster Mobile Transfer with its Mac version of Mobile Transfer for Mac. With this software, you can easily transfer contacts, as well as other files like messages, photos, videos, apps and many more, between two devices. All the contact information, including phone numbers, names, emails, company names, job titles, etc. are all preserved.
About the compatibility:
- For Samsung devices, it is compatible with Samsung Galaxy S9+/S9/S8+/S8/S7/S6/S5/S4, Samsung Galaxy Note 8/Note 7/Note 6/Note 5/Note 4, Samsung J3/J3 Pro, Samsung Galaxy A9/A8/A7/A5 and etc.
- For LG phones, it works for LG G6+/G6/G5/G4/V30+/V20/V10/Google/X Power and etc.
Now, let's show you how to use it in steps. You just need three operational steps just as follows. First of all, please free download the LG to Samsung Transfer by clicking the buttons in the below:
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Step 1. Install and run the Phone Transfer Tool
Download, install and launch the Phone Data Transfer software to get ready. The primary window of the program will pop up like the screenshot shows as below.
Step 2: Connect your LG and Samsung phone to the computer
Connect both of LG phone and Samsung Galaxy to the computer via USB cables. Once the connection is successful, the program will detect the two devices as soon as possible. Then, you will see them displayed on the window.
Step 3. Transfer contacts between two smart phones
As I mentioned above, this phone to phone transfer supports transferring contacts, call logs, music, videos, apps and photo between LG and Samsung. If you only need to copy the contacts, you can uncheck other data except the "Contacts" option. Finally, hit on the "Start Copy" button and all the contacts will be copied between LG and Samsung Galaxy directly.
Be sure neither of phones is disconnected during the whole transferring process. After the transfer, click "OK" button and then you can go to your target phone to check the imported contacts.
Since LG and Samsung are both running Android OS, we have another way to copy contacts from LG to Samsung phone without installing additional apps. Just follow the steps below:
1. First of all, you should copy your LG phone contacts to SIM card: go to "Contacts" -> tap on "More" -> choose "Export contacts" -> export to SIM card.
2. Pull out the SIM card from your LG phone and insert it into the Samsung Galaxy phone.
3. At last, you can copy contacts from SIM card to the Samsung Galaxy phone: go to "Contacts" -> tap on "More" -> import contacts -> from SIM card.
Note: You know the storage of a SIM card is limited, not all contacts can be stored in the SIM card especially when you have a large amount of contacts on your phone. In that case, you can not sync contacts by exchanging SIM card.
Have you ever synced your LG phone contacts to Gmail account? If so, it can make easier to move contacts from the LG phone to Samsung phone. You are able to sign in with the old Gmail account on the Samsung phone.
Note: if you don't know how to sync your LG phone contacts with Gmail, we have a step by step guide teaching you how to sync Android contacts with Gmail.
Step 1: Tap "Settings" on your Samsung Galaxy phone, scroll down to select the "Accounts and Sync" option, then choose "Account" -> "Add Account" -> "Google". Then type the Gmail address and the password into the Samsung phone.
Step 2: After you added the Google account, tap on the Gmail account and tap "Sync" button. Then, the contacts syncing process will begin automatically and you just wait a while and then you can see all the contacts have been synced on the Samsung Galaxy phone.
Just try either of the three methods above, you can successfully sync contacts between LG and Samsung Galaxy. If you have any other suggestions, you can leave your comments in the below.