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How to Transfer Data from Motorola Phone to Samsung Phone

Alice MJ

May 29, 2024 • Filed to: Data Transfer Solutions • Proven solutions

Samsung is undoubtedly the most widely used smartphone manufacturer today. Cutting edge functionalities in prices that are affordable makes Samsung a favorite. Therefore, more and more users will need to transfer data to Samsung’s devices. In this artilce, we are going to share how to transfer data from Motorola to Samsung, especially for how to transfer contacts from Motorola to Samsung. Check them out.

If you're going to buy a new Samsung S23, these solutions work as well.

Part 1: Transfer Data from Motorola to Samsung using Dr.Fone

Dr.Fone - Phone Transfer can be used for transferring data from to phone to another phone like messages, contacts, call logs, calendars, photos, music, video, and apps. Also, you can back up your iPhone and save the data on your PC, for example, and restore it later when you wish. Basically, all your necessary data can be transferred fast from a phone to another phone, including transfer from Motorola to Samsung.

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Dr.Fone - Phone Transfer

Migrate all data from Motorola to Samsung quickly

  • Easily move 11 types of data like photos, videos, calendars, contacts, messages, music, apps, etc. from Motorola to Samsung.
  • You can also transfer between iOS and Android, and iOS and iOS.
  • Simple clicks to operate.
  • The all-in-one process to read from the source device, transfer, and write to the target device.
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Steps to Transfer Data from Motorola to Samsung

To transfer data from your Motorola to your Samsung phone, you will require:

  1. USB Cables x2
  2. A laptop or a computer

To start transferring data from your Motorola to your Samsung phone you will need to:

Step 1. Download Dr.Fone and install it on your laptop or computer.

Step 2. Using the USB cables, attach both of your phones to the computer or laptop that you just installed Dr.Fone. When you run Dr.Fone, you’ll see a screen similar to the one shown below:

Motorola to samsung-select device mode

Step 3. There will be several modes listed on the screen. Select the “Phone Transfer” mode. Dr.Fone - Phone Transfer will display both of your devices after detecting them.

Motorola to samsung-connect devices to computer

Step 4. Notice that the menu in the center shows the items to be transferred to the destination device. If you want to transfer the contacts, check the contacts item to transfer contacts from Motorola to Samsung. Check or uncheck the boxes as per your requirement. Click “Start Transfer” when you are done. Dr.Fone - Phone Transfer will begin the transferring process. A menu will appear showing the progress of the transfer.

Motorola to samsung-transfer from Motorola to Samsung

Step 5. You can cancel the transferring process at any time by hitting the “Cancel” button however, make sure that neither of the devices gets detached while the transferring process is still underway.

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Part 2: Transfer WhatsApp from Motorola to Samsung via WhatsApp Transfer Tool

Looking for a hassle-free way to transfer your WhatsApp data from Motorola to Samsung? If yes, your best bet to complete the transfer without a hitch is Dr.Fone - WhatsApp Transfer. This solution facilitates the smooth transfer of WhatsApp chats, ensuring all attachments are included. Not only can you transfer chats, but you can also effortlessly backup and restore your WhatsApp data,


Dr.Fone - WhatsApp Transfer

One-click to transfer WhatsApp messages from Android to iPhone

  • Transfer WhatsApp messages from Android to iOS, Android to Android, iOS to iOS, and iOS to Android.
  • Backup WhatsApp messages from iPhone or Android on your PC.
  • Allow restoring any item from the backup to iOS or Android.
  • Completely or selectively preview and export WhatsApp messages from iOS backup to your computer.
  • Support all iPhone and Android models.
Available on: Windows Mac
3,480,561 people have downloaded it

This versatile tool enables effortless transfer of WhatsApp and WhatsApp Business chats between smartphones. Dr. Fone stands as your ultimate answer if you seek a smooth merging of WhatsApp chats between two devices. Here is how you can transfer your WhatsApp data with ease using Wondershare Dr.Fone:

Step 1: Access Transfer WhatsApp Messages in Wondershare Dr.Fone

Begin by opening Wondershare Dr.Fone on your computer and proceed to link your Motorola and Samsung devices using a USB cable. Once the devices are connected, navigate to “Toolbox” and there, tap “WhatsApp Transfer” to proceed. On the following screen, move to the "WhatsApp" tab and click "Transfer WhatsApp Messages."

choose the whatsapp transfer tool

Step 2: Assign Correct Positions to Motorola and Samsung Devices

Now, you need to assign the Motorola and Samsung devices to their respective positions. Here, the Motorola phone should be in the "Source" position. In the same way, the Samsung device needs to be in the "Destination" position. Use the "Flip" button in case the assigned positions are incorrect.

source and destination device

Step 3: Complete the WhatsApp Transfer Process

Afterward, click "Transfer" to commence the WhatsApp transfer process. A prompt will appear asking whether you want to back up WhatsApp data on the destination device. After making your choice, wait for the transfer process to finish, which will take only a few moments.

whatsapp data transfer in process

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Part 3. Using Official Tools to Transfer Data from Motorola to Samsung

Samsung Smart Switch is an official tool developed by Samsung. This tool is designed to simplify transferring data from an old device, including non-Samsung devices like Motorola, to a new Samsung smartphone or tablet. This tool supports various data types, such as contacts, photos, messages, videos, calendars, and music. You can use the steps given below to transfer your data from Motorola to Samsung using Smart Switch:

Step 1. Begin with ensuring the Smart Switch app is installed on both devices. It comes pre-installed on Samsung devices, and you can download it from the Google Play Store for Motorola. Now, launch the app on both devices and keep both devices near each other.

motorola to samsung data transfer

Step 2. On the Motorola device, tap "Send Data" and follow it by pressing "Wireless." Now move to Samsung and tap "Receive Data," then press "Galaxy/Android," and finally tap "Wireless."

receive data on samsung

Step 3. Afterward, finalize the connection by selecting "Allow" on the old phone. Then, on your new phone, select the content you wish to transfer and proceed by tapping "Transfer." Once the transfer finishes, tap "Go to Home Screen" on the new phone, and you're all set to proceed.

head to home screen after transfer

Bonus Tip: Want to Manage Your Phone Data before Transferring Data?

Before initiating data transfer from your Motorola phone to your new Samsung device, it's a great idea to declutter and organize your data. Wondershare Dr.Fone is your go-to smart solution for managing and transferring Android data. With its intuitive features, you can preview, delete, export, and manage your data. This software facilitates smooth file transfers between your Android device and computer.

Moreover, it enables easy transfer of media files between iTunes and Android. Dr.Fone also offers the capability to import contacts from iCloud to either your Android device or computer. Additionally, it allows you to view and manage mobile notifications directly on your PC. It checks how much storage is left and generates a report showing the device's history with basic details automatically.

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To cater for the above mentioned problems and many other, Dr.Fone - Phone Transfer was developed. Dr.Fone - Phone Transfer is an easy to use tool. It has been designed to assist you to in transferring data from your old phone to your new phone, including transferring contacts from Motorola to Samsung.

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