3 Ways to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9

Put many important files on your new Samsung Galaxy S9 and want to backup some vital data like contacts? Here in this article, we’ll show you how to backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 in three useful ways.

By Abby Walsh | Posted: Apr. 13, 2018, Last Updated: Apr. 18, 2018
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Equipped with some outstanding features like AR Emoji, Live Translation, Dual Aperture lens, Intelligent Scan, Multi Device Experience, Surround Sound stereo speakers and enhanced performance, Samsung Galaxy S9 has won many users’ heart since it’s been released last month. Many Samsung fans have already updated their handset to this new Samsung S9 and put many personal date on it.

Among all these phone data, contacts information is undoubtedly one of the most important files on Samsung Galaxy S9. So most users would like to backup contacts to computer, Google account and SIM card. Here let’s walk you through this article and get these three ways to backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9.

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Part 1. How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to SIM Card

Some users think backing up contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to SIM card is a decent option, but actually SIM card sometimes can get lost or stop working due to some errors. You can move to the next part if you want a safer way.

Step 1. Go to Contacts app on Samsung Galaxy S9, tap Contacts on the top, select Manage Contact > Backup to SIM Card.

Step 2. Confirm it and then all selected contacts will soon be exported to SIM card.

Part 2. How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to Google Account

Making a backup for your contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to Google account is also an option to go. But it won’t allow you to select part of contacts to backup and sometimes it’s not convenient to get contacts from Google account.

Step 1. Go to Contacts app on your Samsung Galaxy S9 and then and tap on Settings.

Step 2. Tap on “Move device contacts to” and then select Google.

Step 3. Confirm it and your contacts will soon be transferred to your Google account.

How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to Google Account

How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to Google Account

Part 3. How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to Computer

If you don’t think those two methods can backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 in a safe and simple way, then AnyTrans for Android is recommended for you to backup contacts on Samsung S9 to computer. Here are some main features of it:

1. Supports backing up contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to computer within steps, and you can set the export format like CSV or VCF.
2. Allows you to select the contacts you want before transferring, which makes it more flexible to backup contacts on Galaxy S9.
3. Works well on both Windows and Mac computer and it’s also compatible with other Android devices like HTC, Google, Sony, Lenovo and etc.

Now just download and install AnyTrans for Android to your computer to backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to computer.

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Step 1 Run AnyTrans for Android on your PC/Mac > connect your Samsung Galaxy S9 via a USB cable. Scroll down to the category management page.

How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to Computer – Step 1

How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to Computer – Step 1

Step 2 Click on Contacts.

How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to Computer – Step 2

How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to Computer – Step 2

Step 3 Click the Settings tab to set the output format and the export path. Then click the To Computer button to start backing up contacts on Samsung S9 to computer.

How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to Computer – Step 3

How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to Computer – Step 3

The Bottom Line

As you see, it’s quite easy to backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy S9 to computer, Google account and SIM card. Obviously backing up contacts on Galaxy S9 to computer via AnyTrans for Android is the best choice, and it can also help you transfer contacts from computer to Samsung S9 back. Just get it to your computer and have a free trial >

Abby Walsh

Member of iMobie team, an Apple fan and a horror movie lover. Always be willing to solve all kinds of Apple-related issues as well as Android's.

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