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How to transfer contacts, sms messages, photos and videos from BlackBerry Motion to Samsung Galaxy J4 2018 (SM-J400f)

BlackBerry Motion
Samsung Galaxy J4 2018 (SM-J400f)

Transfer contacts, sms messages, photos and videos from your BlackBerry Motion to the cloud server

PhoneCopy.com is a web service which is free for personal purposes (with few limitations). This tutorial will show you how to backup your data from BlackBerry Motion. The whole process can be completed in few minutes.

This guideline also works for similar devices like BlackBerry KEYone Dual SIM TD-LTE, BlackBerry Mercury, Blackview A5, Blackview A60 Pro, Blackview A8.

Download PhoneCopy for Android to your Android phone, which you can download free of charge. After downloading and installation, go through following steps.

Run the app and create new account. If you already have an account choose "sign on".

Welcome Create new account Login to existing account

To allow correct functionality of PhoneCopy application we will kindly ask you to confirm access permissions for it.

Permissions Permissions

When you confirm access to contacts you can set which "contacts databases" you want to backup.

Contacts Contacts Contacts

PhoneCopy allows to back up SMS too.

SMS SMS Messages

Then you can set up backup for media (photos and videos).

Media Media Photos and videos

If you want download photos and videos from old phone (which was synchronized to PhoneCopy.com before) you can choose it in the next step. Then you can synchronize.

Other devices Sync

You can access all settings later by bottom menu of the application or by main menu. In case you exceed limits for a free account we recommend you to buy Premium

Other devices Sync Bottom menu

And now it's time to transfer data to your Samsung Galaxy J4 2018 (SM-J400f)

Download PhoneCopy for Android to your Android phone, which you can download free of charge. After downloading and installation, go through following steps.

Run the app, fill in your username and password. Here you can check where will be stored contacts from PhoneCopy. In case you are Premium user, you can upload SMS, photos and videos as well.

Welcome Login to existing account

Log in to your existing account where you stored your data from the old phone. To allow correct functionality of PhoneCopy application we will kindly ask you to confirm access permissions for it.

Permissions Permissions

When you confirm access to contacts you can set which "contacts databases" you want to backup.

Contacts Contacts Contacts

PhoneCopy allows to back up SMS too.

SMS SMS Messages

Then you can set up backup for media (photos and videos).

Media Media Photos and videos

You can download photos and videos from old phone (which was synchronized to PhoneCopy.com before) you can choose it in the next step. Then you can synchronize.

Other devices Sync

This guideline also works for similar devices like Samsung Galaxy J3 Prime (SM-J327w), Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro (SM-J3119), Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro (SM-J3119s), Samsung Galaxy J3 Pro Duos (SM-J3110), Samsung Galaxy J3 Verizon (SM-J320v), Samsung Galaxy J4 2018 (SM-J400m), Samsung Galaxy J4 Core (SM-J410f), Samsung Galaxy J4 Core (SM-J410g), Samsung Galaxy J4+ (SM-J415f), Samsung Galaxy J4+ (SM-J415fn).

Now you can easily edit your contacts and other resources online in your PhoneCopy profile. You have access to your contact even if you forget your phone at home.

Some additional tips:

Just as a reminder, the contacts are transferred via your mobile phone service provider, so you need to have data plan activated for the service to work. If you don't have a special data scheme, your carrier will charge you additional fees.