How to Set Up and Activate Samsung Galaxy S10

If you have purchased a shiny new Samsung Galaxy S10, you may want to know how to set up Samsung S10 device. It is pretty easy to do that and the following guide shows how to activate Samsung S10.

By Bella Miller | Posted on: Mar. 07, 2019, Last Updated: Aug. 22, 2019

Whether you buy a new Android device or an iOS device, the first thing you will need to do is set up your device so it starts providing you all the features it has come packed with. The same thing applies to the Samsung Galaxy S10 as well.

How to Set Up Samsung Galaxy S10

How to Set Up Samsung Galaxy S10

If you have bought this brand new phone for yourself or for someone else, you may want to set up and activate your Samsung S10 device.

Fortunately, it is fairly easy to set up a Samsung Galaxy S10 device as it works on Android and has user-friendly interface to get you going. In the following guide, you will learn the exact steps to set up and start using your new phone.

How to Set Up Samsung Galaxy S10

In order to set up your Samsung Galaxy S10 device, you will need to have your SIM card handy as it will be required to activate the device. The following are the steps on how to activate Samsung Galaxy S10.

Step 1 Turn off your phone if it is not already. Insert your SIM card into your phone and turn your phone on.

Step 2 You will be asked to choose a language for your phone. Choose any language that you are comfortable with and continue with the setup procedure.

Step 3 Your phone will ask you to connect to a WiFi network. Let your phone scan for the networks, tap on your network, enter in the password, and you will be connected.

Step 4 Once you are connected to the Internet, you will need to enter in your Google account details to link your Google account with your new phone. Do so and continue.

Step 5 If you would like to restore a backup, you may do so on the backup screen. Otherwise, simply continue with the procedure.

Step 6 You may want to set up a protection method for your account. Do so and continue. You should be all done and your brand new Samsung Galaxy S10 should now be set up and running with all the features on it.

As you can see, you have set up your device from scratch and so it does not have any of your data on it. However, you can transfer all the data from your old Samsung or any other Android device over to your Galaxy S10 using an easy method. This will save you time that you would otherwise spend downloading content from the Internet.

How to Transfer Data from Old Samsung (Android) to Samsung S10

While there may be other methods to help you move data from an old Samsung phone over to the S10, many of those methods do not offer convenience and flexibility as some professional Android data transfer tools like AnyTrans for Android do.

Enter AnyTrans for Android, an application that allows you to easily transfer data from an old Samsung or any other Android phone over to a Samsung Galaxy S10 device. It works like a charm and gets the whole transfer job done in a few minutes. Here are some incomparable features on Android data transfer:

Now, Free Download AnyTrans for Android on your computer firstly, and then follow the simple steps below to transfer data from your old phone to new Samsung S10 effortlessly.

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Step 1. Connect your devices and choose transfer mode.

Launch AnyTrans for Android and connect both your devices to the computer via USB cable > Click on your old phone in the app and choose one transfer mode you prefer.

Clone Device – It will clone all the data and info from old Android phone to new phone, and the data on your new Android phone will be replaced by the files on old phone. If your device is totally new, you can try this mode.

Content to Device – It will move all data and info from old Android phone to new phone, the previous data on new Android phone will also remain.

How to Transfer Data to Samsung Galaxy S10 – Step 1

How to Transfer Data to Samsung Galaxy S10 – Step 1

Step 2. Choose your target device.

Here we will take Clone Device as an example. Choose your Samsung Galaxy S10 as the target device and click on the right arrow icon to continue.

How to Transfer Data to Samsung Galaxy S10 – Step 2

How to Transfer Data to Samsung Galaxy S10 – Step 2

Step 3. Transfer data to your new Samsung S10.

You will be asked to select what category items you would like to transfer to your new phone. Checkmark all the categories and click on the right arrow icon to continue.

How to Transfer Data to Samsung Galaxy S10 – Step 3

How to Transfer Data to Samsung Galaxy S10 – Step 3

When the data has been transferred, you will see the following success message on your screen. AnyTrans for Android has successfully transferred all the data from your old phone over to your new Samsung Galaxy S10.

Transfer Data from Old Phone to Samsung Galaxy S10

Transfer Data from Old Phone to Samsung Galaxy S10

The Bottom Line

Setting up and activating the Samsung Galaxy S10 phone is pretty easy as you can see in the above guide. The guide also teaches how you can get your existing content on your new phone using an easy to follow transfer method. We hope the guide helps you out.

Bella Miller

A senior editor, an Apple fan at iMobie Inc.. I love both dancing and helping users to solve iOS & Android related issues by writing various types of tutorials.

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