Have a Samsung Galaxy S7? Chances are that you might want to backup it to avoid any data loss when you reset factory, root it for high privilege, flash a ROM or upgrade to a new phone, like Google Pixel. Whatever strikes you to backup Samsung Galaxy S7 or S6, S5, the most important thing is how to make it. This article shows you 4 ways to backup contacts, apps, music, video, photos and more from Samsung Galaxy S7/S6/S5.
There are lots of samsung galaxy S7 backup software, among which Wondershare TunesGo Samsung Backup tool stands out for its simpleness and great usefulness. This software gives you the power to backup app, contacts, SMS, call logs, calendars, music, video, photos from your Samsung Galaxy S7/S6/S5 to computer easily and smoothly. Just read the following tutorial below to get understand how the software works.
Step 2 After connecting your android phone click on "Toolbox" tab and find "Backup Device" button.
Step 3 Select content(s) to backup. By default, all data on your device that can be backed up are ticked. Click "Backup" to complete the process.
Whenever you suffer data loss or get a new Android device, you can effortlessly retrieve the backup files and get the data back.
You must have found that there is built-in Backup app on your Samsung Galaxy S7/S6/S5. By using it, you can backup apps, contacts, SMS, MMS, calendar, call logs and pictures from your Samsung Galaxy S7/S6/S5 to its SD card.
Step 1. On your Samsung Galaxy SS7/S6/S5, tap Backup app to Backup Samsung Galaxy.
Step 2. In the backup section, tap Data. In the next screen, choose data you want to backup. You're allowed to backup contacts, SMS, MMS, calendars, pictures and call logs. Then, tap Back up. In the pop-up dialog, enter a name for the backup. Otherwise, the backup will be named as the time you backup. Finally, tap OK. The backup file will be saved on your SD card. Its save path is Phonect_backupackup_all.
Step 3. Go back to the backup main screen, tap Application in the backup section. Choose apps you want to backup and tap Back up.
As you see, music, video, photos and document files are saved on the SD card of Samsung Galaxy S7/S6/S5. Thanks to Android open nature, these contents are well accessible. To backup such contents, you need no software but a USB cable. Read the following the guide to see how to backup Samsung S5 to PC.
Note: Since Mac can't detect Samsung S7/S6/S5, you need to install a little freeware – android file transfer to help you mount Android as a flash drive on Mac. Then, follow the steps below.
Step 1. Take out a USB cable to connect your Samsung S6/S5 to computer. Your computer will detects your Samsung S6/S5 and display it as a flash drive.
Step 2. Go to Computer and find the flash drive. Open it and contents on SD card show up in front of you.
Step 3. By default, music, video and photos are saved in Music, Playlists, Movies, Pictures folders, corresponding folders, as well as folders created by yourself. Documents are where you save them. Go to these folders and copy your wanted files and backup to your computer.
If you want to take full control of your Samsung S7/S6/S5, this powerful multi-files manager is your best choice - Wondershare TunesGo. This software gives you the power to backup and restore app, contacts, SMS, call logs, calendars, music, video, photos from your Samsung Galaxy S7/S6/S5 to computer easily and smoothly. You can also transfer iTunes Library to Samsung phones. Just read the following tutorial below to get understand how the software works.
For Mac users, you can try Wondershare TunesGo for Mac, which lets you backup apps, contacts, messages, video, photos, calendars, music and call logs from Samsung Galaxy S7/S6/S5 to Mac with a single click.
Wondeshare TunesGo gives you powerful music management, letting you transfer music to and from computer, export and import music to and from iTunes Library, and transfer music between devices directly.
Wondeshare TunesGo also gives you powerful photos management, letting you transfer photos, images and photo albums between iPhone/iPad/iPod/Android devices directly.
Whenever you want to restore your Samsung Galaxy S7/S6/S5, you can go to Restore Device to get the content back.