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How to recover deleted photos from Sony Xperia?

Jan 07, 2017 10:46 AM/Posted By Chann Ethan to Android Phone Data Recovery

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  • I'm using sony xperia sola, i have deleted photos on its internal storage by mistake. can i recover the photos? appreciate your help? - enochraja

    Yeah, if you deleted photos on Sony Xperia and want to recover the photos, you can try this article introducing the way. Just use a third-party tool: FoneLab for Android. This software not only enables you to recover deleted photos from Android devices, like Samsung, Motolora, LG, HTC, Sony, Huawei and much more, but also can recover deleted contacts, video, and messages. If the deleted photos not be overwriten, you can recover them, So not use your phone anymore, until you get the deleted photos back.

    Step by step to recover deleted photos from Sony Xperia in 3 steps

    Before to recover deleted photos from Sony Xperia, download the free trial version of the Sony Xperia Photos Recovery below:


    Step 1. Download & Install the FoneLab
    After install the FoneLab for Android, then run it on your computer, you'll see its main window below.
    Sony Xperia Photo Recovery – main screenshot
    Go to the left "Android Data Recover" - Recover data from your phone. Select Recover Android Data, and then connect your Sony Xperia to PC.

    Step 2. Enable USB debugging
    If you have not enabled USB Debugging on your Sony Xperia, it will through software window & phone remind you to enable it, so the program can connect your phone. There is article for: How to enable USB Debugging mode on Android, you can go to view.
    Sony Xperia photo recovery – USB debugging

    Step 3. Select the type of files and scan mode
    In the latest version, Android Data Recovery empowers you to seletively choose which type of files you want to recover. You can choose "Contacts", "Messaging", "Gallery" or "Videos" etc.
    Sony Xperia photo Recovery – choose scanned files

    Step 4: Root the Sony Xperia Phone to get permission for deeply scanning deleted files (important!)
    At this point, you'd better to root your Sony Xperia to get full access to the data on the device. Click the "Advanced Root" button and follow the step to root your phone, Generally, KingoRoot/Pingpongroot/Towelroot as the recommendation by default. Download it and install on the computer or Sony Xperia and let it root your phone. This should finish in a fast manner.

    Go to our post on "How to safely root and remove root on Android phone" for details.
    root android phone
    Once rooted successfully, the Android Data Recovery will start deeply scanning your device. It will take about 15-20 minutes.

    Step 5. Preview and recover deleted photos from Sony Xperia
    When the scan compeleted, Select the "Gallery" tab, Then you can certainly preview and check out the lost photos one by one. Select them that you wish to retrieve, and then click on the recover tab. You deleted files will be back where you want them to be.
    Sony Xperia Photo Recovery – recover results


    Support Sony Models: Xperia X10, X10 mini,X8, Arc, Arc S, Neo, Neo V, Play, Acro, mini pro, Ray, Active, Z5/Z4/Z3/Z3+/Z2, Xpe, TABLET S, XPERIA Z ULTRA, Z3 DUAL, V, E, L, ZL, Z, Xperia P, U, S, Acro S etc.
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