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Samsung Galaxy A50 USB Drivers for Windows and Mac

Samsung Galaxy A50 is now making its way to more markets, if you have purchased one, here is how to install proper USB drivers for it on Windows or Mac systems. A series from Samsung serves to fill the gap between the brand’s budget lineup and their flagship series. With competitive specs, good design and same software as on the Galaxy S lineup, these phones do make for a good deal. Just like other Samsung phones, before you connect them to your computer, you first need to install proper USB drivers. Depending which OS you are running, the steps ahead would allow you to install complete Galaxy A50 USB drivers on your system.

Due to variance of hardware, each Android manufacturer has its own proprietary drivers. These drivers ensure that the phone is correctly recognized when connected to a computer and also, there are no malfunctions during data transfers. Even more, programs such as Odin, which are used to manually update Galaxy phones, they require proper USB drivers in order to correctly interact with the phone. Continue ahead for a complete tutorial on installation of Galaxy A50 drivers.

Samsung Galaxy A50, USB Drivers - Windows / macOS

Download Galaxy A50 Drivers and Transfer Files

For both major desktop Operating Systems, Windows and Mac, we have dedicated installation steps. Further, also linked are required downloads for each system.

Samsung Galaxy A50 Drivers for Windows

As we discussed, proper drivers ensure that your computer correctly recognizes your device. Not only for data transfers but also for anything else such as ADB, Download Mode, Fastboot Mode and more.

We have listed down these simple steps to connect the Samsung Galaxy A50 with Windows PC:

  • Step 1 – Download USB Drivers for Samsung Galaxy A50 and install it on your computer too. As these are just drivers and not a program, you wont be required to run anything after you have these installed.
  • Step 2 – Connect your Samsung Galaxy A50 with the computer using a USB-C cable.
  • Step 3 – Now wait for the computer to recognize the device and install / setup necessary files and drivers.
  • Step 4 – You will notice several files being installed. Once completed, open My Computer or This PC to find your phone.
  • Step 5 – Double-click on your phone and now you are ready to browse through your Samsung Galaxy A50 on the Windows PC.

Samsung Galaxy A50 USB Drivers for Mac

For macOS / Mac OS, Android phones all over have this single utility which makes the computer correctly recognize the phone which in this case is Galaxy A50. Named as Android File Transfer, it is maintained and developed by Google and works with all Android devices. There are, however, numerous features that don’t carry over from Windows drivers but for basic functionality, this utility works fine.

Android File Transfer - Samsung Galaxy S10 Drivers for Mac

Make sure you have a Samsung Galaxy A50 and a Type-C cable (preferably, the one that came with the phone). Then follow these quick steps:

  • Step 1 – Download Android File Transfer and install it on your Mac computer.
  • Step 2 – Connect your Samsung Galaxy A50 with the computer using a USB-C cable.
  • Step 3 – Now wait for the computer to recognize the device. It may take a few seconds more if this is your first time connecting a new Android device.
  • Step 4 – Tap ‘Allow‘ on your phone screen to allow the phone to communicate with the computer.
  • Step 5 – Android File Transfer window will automatically open up with your internal phone memory directories.

That’s all! You should now have proper USB drivers installed on your system specifically for Samsung’s Galaxy A50.

If you ran into issues with downloads or steps, do let us know in the comments!

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