3 Ways to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S10/S9

Put many important files on your new Samsung Galaxy S10/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 S10/S9 in three useful ways.

By Faye Clarke | Posted on: Apr. 13, 2018, Last Updated: Mar. 18, 2019
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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 S series phone has won many users’ heart. Many Samsung fans have already updated their handset to this new Samsung S10 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 S10/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 S10/S9.

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Part 1. How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S10/S9 to SIM Card

Some users think backing up contacts on Samsung Galaxy S10/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 your Samsung phone, 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 S10/S9 to Google Account

Making a backup for your contacts on Samsung Galaxy S10/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 phone 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 S10/S9 to Computer

If you don’t think those two methods can backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy S10/S9 in a safe and simple way, then AnyTrans for Android is recommended for you to backup contacts on Samsung S10/S9 to computer. Here are some main features of it:

  1. Supports backing up contacts on Samsung 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 S10/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 S10/S9 to computer.

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Step 1 Run AnyTrans for Android on your PC/Mac > connect your Samsung Galaxy S10/S9 via a USB cable. Scroll down to the category management page.

How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S10/S9 to Computer – Step 1

How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S10/S9 to Computer – Step 1

Step 2 Click on Contacts and choose the contacts you want to transfer.

How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S10/S9 to Computer – Step 2

How to Backup Contacts on Samsung Galaxy S10/S9 to Computer – Step 2

Step 3 Once the transferring process is completed, you will see “Transfer Completed” interface. If you want to locate the exported contacts, please click “View Files”option.

The Bottom Line

As you see, it’s quite easy to backup contacts on Samsung Galaxy S10/S9 to computer, Google account and SIM card. Obviously backing up contacts on Galaxy S10/S9 to computer via AnyTrans for Android is the best choice, and it can also help you transfer contacts from computer to Samsung S10/S9 back. Just get it to your computer and have a free trial >

Faye Clarke

Member of iMobie_Inc, an enthusiastic fan of Apple and Jazz music, always ready to offer advice and solutions to any iOS & Android related issues.