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Samsung introduced its latest flagship smartphones, S9/S9+ and users have started upgrading to it from other devices, Android and iPhone likewise. The most important step when you change smartphones is to transfer data from the old device to the newer one. The process is ineradicably simple when you want to transfer data between the same platform i.e. Android to Android or iOS to iOS or others. But it can get tricky during cross-platform transfer i.e. Android to iOS or vice versa. In this guide, we will guide you to transfer iTunes backup to Samsung S9/S9 plus with two simple methods.

Part 1.One-click Transfer from iTunes to Samsung S9 using dr.fone - Phone Backup (Android)

Since Samsung and iPhone use two different OS platforms, it is difficult to transfer phone data between the two. But People who have upgraded to S9/S9 plus from iPhone want a way transfer iTunes backup to Samsung S9/S9 plus in hope of preserving their old phone data. If you are among them, then it is recommended that you use dr.fone - Phone Backup (Android). It is a wonderful utility that lets you transfer iTunes to Samsung S9 . It also allows you to transfer your old phone data like photos, images, contacts, calendars and much more directly to the new device. Moreover, it can also be used to transfer a backup from iCloud to any other device.


  • Transfer iCloud and iTunes backup to Android devices easily and conveniently.
  • Supports backing up Android, iPhone to Mac or Windows PC.
  • You can directly transfer call logs, contacts, messages, calendars, music, images, and videos between two devices.
  • Easily erase your old phone data using the inbuilt erasing tool.
  • Supports more than 3500 devices and all major OS.

Steps to Transfer iTunes backup to Samsung Galaxy S9/S9 Plus

Transferring iTunes backup to Samsung S9/S9 plus is very easy using dr.fone - Phone Backup (Android). You can follow the below steps to learn how to transfer iTunes backup to Samsung s9 using dr.fone - Backup&Restore (Android).

Step 1: Download the dr.fone on your Mac or Windows computer. Launch the phone transfer tool and connect your Samsung S9/S9 plus to the computer using the USB cable. Click on the “Backup&Restore” option from the main menu.

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Step 2: Select the “Restore from iTunes backup” option from the list displayed on selecting a previous option. It will open the transfer window.

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Step 3: Now, select the iTunes backup file from which you want to transfer data to Samsung S9/S9+. Then, choose the data like photos, videos, audio etc. from the backup file that you want to transfer to your device and click “Start Copy”. It will start the transferring process and the selected data will be transferred from the iTunes backup file to your Samsung S9/S9 plus.

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Part 2. How to Transfer iTunes Playlist to Samsung Galaxy S9 using Samsung Kies

Samsung Kies is a mobile management tool that is designed and developed by Samsung Electronics. Samsung Kies application is currently available for Windows and Mac operating system. It is available at free of cost, you don’t have to pay to download Samsung Kies. There are some unique set of features available in this tool that are easy to use. This is a great tool for you if you want to backup and restore your Samsung device. It is also possible to transfer iTunes backup to Samsung s9/s9 plus with Samsung Kies. This is compatible with all Samsung devices running on Android version 2.3 or higher.

Steps to transfer iTunes backup to Samsung Galaxy S9/S9 plus using Samsung Kies

Step 1: First of all, visit Samsung official website and download Samsung Kies for your Mac or Windows computer. Install the Samsung Kies once the download is completed and launch it by clicking on the desktop icon or from the programs menu.

Step 2: Now, connect your Samsung S9/S9+ to the computer via USB cable and wait for it to be automatically detected by the Kies. Once successfully detected, it will be shown in the left side panel on the application interface.

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Step 3: Then, click on the “File” menu at the top and then on the “Import iTunes playlist Library”.

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Step 4: Click on the “New Playlists” button under the Library option and you will all your iTunes playlist here.

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Step 5: Now, all that’s left for you is select the music files that you want to transfer from iTunes to Samsung Galaxy S9/S9+. Click on the “Transfer to Device” button to transfer music to your device.

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