Samsung has introduce the Smart Switch, a new utility software tool for the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge. The Smart Switch is an alternative to the before Kies, which has the capability for updating the Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge to the latest software update releases. It basically used to easily to transfer the data, including contacts, call log, photos, music and videos from your computer to your Galaxy S6. As well as to backup and restore the mobile data and among other stuff from an Android device to another.
Along with Smart Switch is its software update initialization function. It can manually check and perform software update on Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge if one had faced issues while tying to get an update via over-the-air or simply called “OTA update” . Therefore, Smart Switch has the capability to get the update manually. It can remove any modification users that have been through on their Galaxy S6 like rooting and installed with custom firmware. It will then restore the device to its official default state once the update and the official firmware has made and installed back into the device.
Where to Download Smart Switch?
The Smart Switch can be downloaded at Samsung’s official website. Each country has it’s own Samsung support pages. To download Smart Switch you must head-over to your specific country support page to download the right version of Smart Switch which also translated into different languages formats.
United Sates users here – http://www.samsung.com/us/smart-switch/
United Kingdom is here – http://www.samsung.com/uk/support/smartswitch/
Canada is here – http://www.samsung.com/ca/support/smartswitch/
and Australia also here – http://www.samsung.com/au/support/smartswitch/
For international Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge users, you may look-up for Smart Switch from your own country support pages here – http://www.samsung.com/country
Once reached on Samsung website, just search for the Smart Switch download page or just simply enter Smart Switch in the search box field. You must choose the right version of Smart Switch according to your computer’s operating system. There are two software build formats down there which is particularly built for PC and MAC computers.
Installation and Using Smart Switch
From Samsung’s page, look at the botton part where the guide are also in there. You may only directly install the Smart Switch in to your computer then launch the program to see all the functions resides in it.