How to Move Pictures and Videos Between Phones Using Google Photos

Objective

  • To move photos and videos from one phone to a new phone

Environment

Procedure

On the phone which has the photos/videos:

  1. Open or install Google Photos app
  2. Turn on Back up & sync

On the new phone:

  1. During setup of the new phone, you'll be prompted to input an email address. Enter the same Google email account information as was used for your previous phone
  2. Ensure Back up & sync is turned on in Google Photos on the new phone

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