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How to transfer contacts, sms messages, photos and videos from Sony Xperia GX SO-04D to Sony Xperia XZ 2 Compact H8314

Sony Xperia GX SO-04D
Sony Xperia XZ 2 Compact H8314

Transfer contacts, sms messages, photos and videos from your Sony Xperia GX SO-04D to the cloud server

We used PhoneCopy.com service for this guideline. Using it, your can backup your contacts from your Sony Xperia GX SO-04D easily. The whole backup, including the settings, can be done in several minutes.

This guideline also works for similar devices like Sony Xperia E - C1604, Sony Xperia E - C1605, Sony Xperia Ion LT28, Sony Xperia M Dual (c2004), Sony Xperia SP HSPA (c5302).

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. You can check which contact databases you want to backup and synchronize. You can do multiple choice.

Create new account

After successful login, press "Advanced & Account". Select "One-way sync" and after choose "This device >> server".

Press Advanced & Account Press One-way sync Choose This device >> server

Contacts from your Android phone will be copied to PhoneCopy.com server in few seconds.

And now it's time to transfer data to your Sony Xperia XZ 2 Compact H8314

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 Sony Xperia XA2 Plus H4413, Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra H4213, Sony Xperia XA2 Ultra H4233, Sony Xperia XZ 2 Compact H8216, Sony Xperia XZ 2 Compact H8266, Sony Xperia XZ 2 Compact H8324, Sony Xperia XZ 2 H8296, Sony Xperia XZ Dual F8332, Sony Xperia XZ F8331, Sony Xperia XZ Premium Dual G8141.

Once everything is done, check your data on the web. Login to PhoneCopy webpage and you will see brief review of all data transferred from your device. With another mouse click, you can review the change of each particular item.

Some additional tips:

You can easily remove duplicate items among your contact list or SMS messages. Just go to the Contacts (or SMS) section and choose More Actions -> Search for duplicates. Detailed wizard will help you to solve this kind of problem easily.