How to Connect Android Phone to Mac

Transferring data from your Android phone to a Windows laptop or desktop is far way easier while comparing with transferring data from Android to Mac.

You could easily connect your Android device to a Windows device without the help of any software but that’s not the case here.

If you are someone who owns an Android smartphone and a Mac computer like the iMac or MacBook then this article is for you. In this article, you will find how can you easily transfer data from Android to Mac without any hassle.

So let’s get started.

How to Transfer Data From Android Phone to Mac

For this purpose, we are going to use a software called Dr. Fone by Wondershare. It is a simple and handy application that lets us connect our Android smartphone or tablet to Mac devices easily.

For this, you need to download Dr. Fone Connect Android to Mac software. You can visit the official website of Dr. Fone and download the installer from there.

Whether you are trying to send Photos, Contacts, Music, Videos, etc Dr. Fone got you covered.

Let’s take a look at few features of Dr. Fone:

  • Dr. Fone lets you easily transfer multiple types of files including, photos, videos, contacts, etc.
  • Let’s you easily group uninstall apps that you no longer want to use
  • Access all the files in your Android phone via Mac and clear add or modify files.
  • Let’s you transfer data within two Android devices.
  • Supports almost all new and old Android smartphones out there.

Similarly, if you are using a Samsung smartphone then there is a dedicated option for that. You could also use Dr. Fone Samsung File Transfer for Mac as well.

Transfer Anything From Android to Mac

First of all, download the software from the link given above. Once downloaded, install it on your Mac. It hardly takes a minute or two.

Once installed, launch the application.

Connect your Android smartphone to Mac and wait for a few seconds. Dr. Fone will automatically detect the connections and show you various options.

Once connected, select your Android device from the software, and a bunch of options will appear below.

As we are looking forward to copying or transfer files from our phone to Mac, we need to click on the option called “Phone Transfer”.

From the top bar, you can select the type of data that you want to transfer. You can select Music, Videos, Photos, or Apps. There is also an option called “Explorer” that will help you transfer any sort of file, irrespective of the data type.

On the left side of the screen, you will be able to all the folders, subfolders, and selected content. You could now easily transfer them to your Mac by selecting the location where you want to save the files.

Apart from Dr. Fone, there are a number of other methods by which you could transfer files from Android to ac. But if you want to get the job done easily and fast then Dr. Fone is recommended.

If you are not using Dr. Fone then you might be required to remove the SD card from your smartphone and then insert it into an SD card reader and then connect it to your Mac. After doing all these only you can transfer files. If you are looking to transfer files to your phone’s internal storage then you might want to copy it again from the SD Card to internal storage. It’s not that easy as you are required to remove and insert the SD card every now and then.

So, this is how you can easily transfer files from your Android device to Mac without any hassle. Dr. Fone is just more than a simple data transfer tool, there are a number of other options as well. You can download it for free from the website and get it rolling.

Astro K Joseph
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