How to Transfer Content from HTC to Samsung Galaxy S9/S9 Edge?
"My father gave me a Samsung Galaxy S9 as my birthday gift and I haven't save a single thing to it. I used to have a HTC One M9 and I have saved a lot precious and valuable photos, videos and contacts in it. I would like to transfer everything from the HTC one M9 to my new S9 so that I don't need to download and collect them once again. HTC company's customer service told me to use HTC Sync to perform the transfer but I failed to use it. So I want to search for another way out."
After getting a new Samsung mobile phone such as S9 or S9 Edge, you may want to abandon your old HTC phone or give it to your friend. Switching from one phone to another is an easy task, but one of the tough matter you must think over is how to transfer all the content from the old HTC phone to the new Samsung phone. For those people who have no enough knowledge about a phone memory, they may get frustrated about the files transfer from HTC to Samsung. And furthermore, it is really not so easy to transfer some special phone data, like contacts, text messages, call logs and apps between two different phones.
Take it easy! Now, let's go through this article to learn some different yet efficient ways for HTC to Samsung S9/S9 Edge data transfer.
Way 1: Transfer Data from HTC to Samsung S9/S9 Edge with Mobile Transfer
Way 2: Transfer Data from HTC to Samsung S9/S9 Edge using Smart Switch
Way 3: Transfer Contacts from HTC to Samsung S9/S9 Edge via Bluetooth
The Coolmuster Mobile Transfer or Coolmuster Mobile Transfer for Mac, which is a professional HTC to Samsung Transfer program that empower you to transfer everything, including contacts, text messages, photos, videos, music, apps and more from HTC to Samsung without any question. Not only HTC and Samsung devices like Samsung Galaxy S9, S9 Edge, S8, S7, S6, Note 7, Note 6, Note 5, Note 4, Note 3, HTC One M10, M9, M8, HTC Wildfire, etc, Mobile Transfer can also work on other Android devices. It also enables you to backup phone data on computer and restore the backup file to other phones easily.
In the following tutorial, we’ll describe you the easiest way to transfer all the files on your old HTC phone to the new Samsung Galaxy S9/S9 Edge with the help of Coolmuster Mobile Transfer. Now, please download the free trial version of the software and then go through the following steps:
Step 1. Launch HTC to Samsung phone transfer
Once downloaded and installed the phone transferring tool on your computer, fire up it and then you will get the primary window as follow. There are different modes provided here, you just need to select "Phone to Phone Transfer" mode directly.
Step 2. Connect HTC and Galaxy S9 to your computer
Now connect your old HTC phone and new Samsung Galaxy S9 to the computer via two USB cables. The HTC to Samsung data transfer tool will detect the two connected phone and show them on the left and right sides.
Step 3: Copy HTC Data to Samsung Galaxy S9/S9 Edge
On the top of the program window, you can see all the file types you can transfer includes Contacts, SMS, Apps, Videos, Photos, Music, etc. If you want to transfer all, just make them checked and click on the transferring arrow to start transferring data from HTC to Samsung mobile phone.
Tips: If you need to transfer specific data to Samsung Galaxy from HTC, for example, contacts, you can uncheck other file types except "Contacts" and then start the copying by clicking the arrow.
Apart from Mobile Transfer, Samsung Smart Switch can also realize the data transfer from HTC to Samsung S9 easily. It will detect the data from your old HTC phone and then transfer them to your new S9 automatically. It is powerful in transferring contacts, messages, photos and more between two devices. Now, let get down to the process in detail.
Step 1: Go to Google Play to download Smart Switch app and install to both the HTC and the Samsung Galaxy S9 devices.
Step 2: You can choose "Wireless" to connect HTC and S9 via WiFi, or you can also connect them using USb adapter.
Step 3: After connection, you will be asked to select your source device as sending device and the target device as receiver. Here, Samsung Galaxy S9 would be marked as a receiver and HTC phone as a sender.
Step 4 : Now, you can select the file types you want to transfer on your sending device. And on your Samsung phone, you need to click on Receive the data to confirm the transfer.
After the operations above, the transfer will begin and finally you can tap on Finish to complete it.
You can also use Bluetooth to transfer data, such as contacts, photos, videos, music, notes and other more between two devices. We know that, Bluetooth is an inbuilt facility to all mobile phones, therefore, data transfer from one phone to another is no more difficult once you know how to use Bluetooth to help you.
Let's see the detailed steps to transfer contacts from HTC phone to Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+ via Bluetooth:
1. First of all, turn on Bluetooth on both HTC and Samsung S9, and get them paired with each other.
2. Go to your HTC phone, tap Contacts app and select the More option.
3. Select the Share menu and select the contacts you want to share or you can select them all.
4. After you have selected all the contacts you need, you can choose share them through "Bluetooth" > Select the target Samsung S9.
5. Go to Samsung Galaxy S9 and tap "Accept" to accept the incoming file.
Those are the three methods we want to share with you. And I hope they can help you to finish the data transfer from HTC to Samsung Galaxy S9 with ease.