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Files Transfer Between Mac and Android Phones

Athryn Mitchell

Mobile phone analyst, Editor-in-Chief of TransPhone. Find more on her Fackbook or Google+.

No matter what Android phone you are using, Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge+, Galaxy Note 5, HTC One M10, Sony Xperia Z6 or more you will find that your Android runs out of storage sooner and later. The easy and simple way to manage your Android data will be using Android Transfer. You can transfer files from Android to Mac as a backup and delete useless files on your Android. If unfortunately you find that you accidentally deleted something, you can transfer files from Mac to Android as well with the help of Android Transfer.

Android Transfer helps you transfer files between Android and Mac with merely 2 or 3 steps. It fully works on Android Lollipop and Marshmallow, not to mention KitKat, the OS that most Android users are using. As long as you use Android devices running Android 2.1 and later, you can use this Android to Mac file transfer to manage your Android data with ease.
Android Transfer – export Android files between Android and Mac

Android Transfer is an excellent assistant that help us manage and sync data between Mac and Android with few simple clicks no matter you use the latest Samsung, HTC, Sony, LG, Motorola or the previous ones.

Part 1: File Transfer from Android to Mac
Part 2: Transfer Data from Mac to Android

Part 1: File Transfer from Android to Mac

Step 1 Get Android Transfer Ready
Download and install Android Transfer on your Mac. After that, connect your Android phone to the Mac no matter you use iMac, Macbook, Macbook Pro and more. Then, you will see the interface as below.
Android File Transfer
Note: If you want to make it simple, you just need to choose the green "Backup" option to transfer all music, photos, SMS, contacts, videos and apps from Android to Mac. If you want to transfer some certain data type, you can move on and follow step 2.

Step 2 Preview Files on Android Phone
Here you can start transferring files between Android and Mac now. For example, to transfer contacts between Android and Mac, you can choose "Contacts" from the left panel. Then, all the contacts on your Android phone will be listed in the middle of the interface. You can preview them one by one.
Transfer Data between Android and Mac
Step 3 Transfer Files from Android to Mac
After you've chosen all the Android data you want to transfer to Mac, hit on the "Export" option on the top. Now, you can name the files and save it to any folder on your Mac.
Copy Files between Android and Mac
Note: You can not only transfer contacts between Mac and Android but also other data transfer with the similar steps.

Part 2: Transfer Data from Mac to Android

Step 1 Install Android Transfer on Mac
Firstly, download Android Transfer on your computer and connect Samsung, HTC, Sony or LG phone to the computer.
Samsung File Transfer

Step 2 Transfer Files from Mac to Android
If you want your Android files back for some reason, you can use Android Transfer to restore Android files with ease. Take contacts for example, as well. Choose "Contacts" from the left panel and hit on "Import" from the top options. Then, you can choose and import contacts from Mac to Android.
Transfer Android Data to Mac
Note: For some data types, like photos and videos, they have no "Import" options. You can hit on the "Add" option to add content between Mac and Android.
Android Data Manager on Mac

That's not complex as you can see. The steps works on other data types like SMS, music, photos, videos, apps and more as well. Even if you are Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge+/S7/S6 Edge+/S6 Edge and more users who want to copy data between Android device and Mac, Android Transfer can help you manage files with ease.

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