Have a Galaxy S2 and now get Galaxy S3, thus, wish to transfer contacts from Galaxy S2 to S3? If you have backed up all contacts in sim card before, no doubt that you are capable of transferring contacts to your S3 phone by installing the sim card. However, if the amount of contacts is more than a single sim card can hold, or you save many phone numbers on your phone's memory, what will you do? Editing contacts one by one? It is too tedious and time-consuming, isn't it?
In fact, to copy galaxy S2 contacts to S3, you can resort to a third-party tool - Wondershare MobileTrans or Wondershare MobileTrans for Mac, a professional phone transfer tool. It enables you to move contacts including those saved on accounts to your Galaxy S3 from S2 in 1 click with retaining 100% quality. Additionally, this phone transfer tool helps you transfer more contents than contacts. In other words, you are able to move apps, text messages, calendar, call logs, music, photos and videos as well as contacts.
How to move contacts from Galaxy S2 to S3
Download this phone transfer on your computer. Read the steps below to learn how to transfer contacts.
Note: To move contacts saved on accounts to S3, you should sign in the accounts on your Galaxy S2 first.
Step 1. Install this phone transfer
Step 2. Connect Galaxy S2 and S3 with the computer
Then, connect your Galaxy S2 and S3 with the computer via USB cables. Once they're connected, MobileTrans will detect them and install the drivers on them immediately. When it's finished, you will get a window below:
Before the contact transfer, you can clear the phone book on your Galaxy S3, the destination phone, to save the ones from S2. Tick off "Clear data before copy" located under the destination phone. If you don't want to, just let it alone.
Step 3. Transfer contacts from Galaxy S2 to S3
As you see, this phone transfer tool empowers you to copy everything on your Galaxy S2 to S3. Therefore, if you only want to transfer contacts, you ought to remove marks before the other corresponding content, namely, music, text messages, call logs, calendar, apps, photos and videos. Then click the blue button - Start Copy to begin the transfer. Please remember not to disconnect either of your phones during the transfer process.
Note: Click Flip, the button between the two phones to change the phones' place when you want to transfer data from Galaxy S3 to S2.
When the transfer comes to an end, you should click OK. Then the contacts have been successfully transferred to your Galaxy S3. Besides transferring contacts from S2 to S3, you can copy iPhone contacts to Galaxy S3 too.