Not long, if you wanted to transfer media from your Samsung Galaxy smartphone to a different Samsung phone, you had to use a software called the Samsung Kies. Fortunately, with the recent Galaxy S8 and S8+ Plus we are getting in the market, users can use a new technology, the Samsung Smart Switch.
The new Samsung Smart Switch may have some similarities to the Samsung Kies. This software will enable you to transfer photos, videos, music, contacts, notes, calendar, messages and almost every movable item in your Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus.
The Smart Switch will allow you to switch between iPhone to Galaxy S8 or Galaxy S8+ Plus easily without the need to use a USB cable for connection. The Smart Switch directly connects to your iCloud from where you can download data. You will find a resourceful Change your iMessage settings so as to avoid disruptions when receiving messages.
Download Smart Switch software
you can download Smart Switch from Samsung’s official website. The links below are for downloading the Mac and Windows file which is about 37MB only.
When setting up your device, a prompt followed with a link will request you to download the Smart Switch app. To start the installation of the Smart Switch app, click on Download and Open. You should now be able to transfer alarms, Wi-Fi settings, bookmarks, applications and other files to your Samsung Galaxy S8 or Galaxay S8+ Plus using your iCloud.