Files with sbu extension can be commonly found as smartphone backups preformed using the Samsung Kies software. Used to restore contacts and other data to the device.

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SBU file extension - Samsung Kies backup

What is sbu file? How to open sbu files?

File type specification:

Backup file type icon Backup file type

File extension sbu is mainly associated with Samsung Kies, a software used for communication between latest Samsung Devices, such as Samsung Galaxy or Samsung Omnia.

The typical .sbu file contains complete backup of Samsung device, including contacts, photos, music or videos created with Kies.

The default software associated to open sbu file:

Samsung Kies icon

Samsung Group logoSamsung Kies  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
Samsung Group

A free software developed by Samsung for communication between latest Samsung devices. It is used for data backup, data transfer between portable device and pc, multimedia management, firmware upgrade and much more.

Samsung Kies for Mac icon

Samsung Group logoSamsung Kies for Mac  Apple macOS / Mac OS X software

Company or developer:
Samsung Group

Samsung Kies for Mac allows users to back up, copy, and transfer content stored on Samsung smart phone or tablet with Mac, and other devices with a simple click and drag.

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Extract contacts from SBU backups

Help how to open:

You can restore *.sbu file with Samsung Kies.

How to convert:

You can't exactly convert SBU files, however you may extract various data from it with a proper tool.

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List of software applications associated to the .sbu file extension

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and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open sbu file, edit sbu file, convert sbu file, view sbu file, play sbu file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting sbu files.

Software that open sbu file - Samsung Kies backup

Programs supporting the exension sbu on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about SBU Extractor for open sbu file action.

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