How to Transfer Photos from Samsung S8 to USB Stick

Do you want to know how can you transfer photos on your Samsung S8 to a USB stick easily? OK, here I am going to show you the detailed steps.

How To Transfer Photos From Samsung S8 To USB

1. Connect Samsung S8 with computer via USB cable

Firstly connect your Samsung Galaxy S8 with your computer via USB data cable. When your phone gets connected successfully, it will appear on your computer screen as an external drive.

2. Choose photos to transfer

Select the photos you want to save on your computer by checking them one by one. Or alternatively, you can directly mark the checkbox before photos, and then click “Open Folder”. After that, all selected photo files will be shown in the below window automatically.

3. Click the “Download” button to transfer Samsung S8 Photos to USB stick

Click > button or right-click and choose > option from context menu. Then select a location where you need to transfer these pictures from Samsung Galaxy S8. Click the button at last and it will start transferring process immediately.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q. How many photos does my Samsung S8 have?

A. It depends on how much memory is available in your phone. Every time you take a photo it will save in your phone, so the number of photos will increase every day.

Q. How do I transfer downloaded photos back to my phone’s storage?

A. You can easily copy any file (included videos and photos) from a USB flash drive to your Samsung Galaxy S8 by using the “More” option under these files. By doing this way, all selected images will be saved inside your device automatically after that you don’t need to connect your Android phone with your computer anymore for transferring data between devices via USB cable or wirelessly (by using Wi-Fi).

Q. How can I access my USB drive on my computer?

A. If your computer doesn’t have an in-built card reader, you will need to purchase an external Card Reader. Once plugged into the USB port on your computer, the external card reader will provide a new drive letter so that you can open it and access the files.

Additionally, if you want to view or edit photos from your camera without transferring them to your computer first, then consider using software like Picasa or Adobe Photoshop Elements. These programs will allow you to directly work on the images without having to save them to your computer’s hard drive.


Samsung S8 is one of the most popular devices nowadays because it provides so many amazing features. The only drawback about this phone is the limited storage space.

So, today I have shown you how to transfer photos from Samsung S8 to a USB stick easily by using a data cable. If you need any further help please feel free to leave your questions in the comment section below.

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