Samsung Smart Switch

Here is the complete guide about Samsung Smart Switch. We provide how to connect your phone to Computer (PC) with Smart switch, Backup and restore data, and Software update.



Samsung Smart Switch

Samsung Smart Switch is a software developed by the Samsung company. It is used to transfer files (Photos, contacts, and Apps, etc) from phone to PC, Backup Samsung phone data and Restore Samsung mobile data.


Samsung Smart switch software


To use this software on Windows, you must need

  • A Samsung Android phone with Android version 4.3 or later
  • Laptop or PC with Windows XP or Windows 7, or Windows 8.1, or Windows 10.
  • RAM: 1GB or higher
  • CPU must be Pentium 4; 2.4 GHz or higher.
  • Screen Resolution must be 1024 x 768 (600), 32 bit or higher.
  • Windows Media Player version 11 or later.


To use this software on Mac, you must need

  • A Samsung Android phone with Android version 4.3 or later
  • Or Apple iPhone with iOS version 4.2.1 or later.
  • Mac PC with Mac OS X® 10.6 or later.
  • CPU must be Intel Core 2 Duo 2.0 GHz or higher
  • RAM must be 1GB or higher
  • Screen resolution: 1280 x 800
  • Android file transfer application installed on your computer or Laptop.



Connect Mobile to Computer

  • First, Download Samsung smart switch and Install on your PC or Laptop.
  • Then, connect your Android phone to computer via USB.
  • Allow your computer device to install any drivers on your mobile. This operation takes some time.
  • Open Samsung smart switch on pc.
  • Then click on allow option in your phone.

Samsung Smart Switch Welcome

  • After that, click on Download smart switch button (If you didn’t install Smart switch app).

Donwload Samsung smart switch app for phone

  • Now, Smart switch app is downloading.

Downloading smart switch app

  • Then, Click on Open Smart Switch option on the phone.


Open smart switch app on phone

  • Now, You have successfully connected Samsung smart switch app to the PC.



Backup Phone Data

You can backup all your Samsung phone data with smart switch software.

Just click on Backup button on Smart switch software home screen.


samsung smart switch backup data

The data automatically downloaded. The downloaded data will be saved in Documents > Samsung > SmartSwitch folder.

samsung smart switch backup completed



Restore Phone Data

You can also restore your backed up data with smart switch software. Click on the Restore button (select backup data folder if not selected) and click on Restore Now button.

The data automatically restored to your phone.

Samsung smart Switch restore



Update Phone Software

You can easily update your Samsung mobile software with a smart switch. You can see the update button on home screen If a new software version is available.

  • Click on the Update button.
  • You can check the latest software details here. Then click on the continue button.

Software update samsung smart switch

  • Please read all the points here. After that click on All confirmed button.

Software update confirm samsung smart switch

  • After downloading process completed. You mobile will be restarted.
  • Software update process completed on your mobile.



Download Samsung Smart Switch

Here are the download links for all Windows, Mac, and Android devices.

 Operating System Download Link