As we have mentioned before that the new flagship is still so far away from the release date, there for we can’t have a clear picture about how to back up data on Samsung Galaxy S8. But no worries, soon after the handset is released, we will update this information with the official method of Samsung Galaxy S8 backup method. Generally, the importance of backup is to keep the data save and capable to be restored whenever we need the data back. The common backup method of keeping your data in the safe place can be vary, especially when we are talking about new released flagship handset. Here we have listed several common method of backup.
Samsung Galaxy S8 CloudSamsung is now providing Samsung’s backup service, Samsung Cloud. This is Samsung new service that creates an exact backup of Samsung device, restoring everything from installed apps to conversations in the Messages app. So far, this backup method is exclusively for Samsung Galaxy Note7. Samsung Cloud enables the users to back up contacts (Samsung account only), calendar (Samsung account only), Samsung Notes, Internet (Samsung’s browser), Keyboard data, and Gallery. If you need to back up the other data, you will get additional menu by choosing back up my data, then you will be able to back up: Phone call logs, Clock settings (alarms), Home screen layout, wallpapers, widgets, apps (complete with APK, app data and app settings), Device settings (Wi-Fi, ringtones, etc), messages, music, and documents.
If you have a Google account, you can use your account to backup data on your device. It is an easy option to back up on the phone using Google account, but you will need to back up photos and videos separately using Google Photos. Possibility to back up data using Google account of course need a requirement of having a Google account. This is why often when you are starting using new smartphone it is asking you to register an account, especially a Google account.
Samsung Galaxy S8 Smart Switch
By applying this method, you can transfer photos, videos, messages, and settings to another Samsung device. This is especially useful if you have already owned Samsung’s device before you get the new Samsung Galaxy S8. If you want to transfer photos, videos, messages, and settings to the new Samsung Galaxy S8, you can use Samsung Smart Switch.
By performing simple steps to back up your data on the device, you are able to restore it back whenever you need it back or you can also restore the backed up data to your new device from the old ones. Backup also important to keep your data in the place whenever you have to lose your device, whether it is accidentally or in purpose