Samsung has released Galaxy S8, Galaxy S8 + and Galaxy Note 8 in 2017. It is common for a Samsung mobile phone user to experience data loss issues during the usage of the devices. After all, files can be lost easily from a digital gadget due to accidental deletion, device formatting, system corruption and so forth. Therefore, it is essential to learn how to recover those deleted, lost or formatted files from a Samsung device, especially the latest phones and tablets. Actually, what you need is a competent Samsung data recovery tool. Here in this article, we will set the new Samsung Galaxy S8 as an example, showing you how to recover lost data from Galaxy S8 easily and quickly.
Method 1: Recover Deleted Files from S8 with Samsung Data Recovery Software
With the help of Yolisoft Android Data Recovery software which is a perfect Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ Data Recovery tool, through which you can:
- Restore deleted, lost, erased, missing files from Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 plus;
- Retrieve deleted/lost photos, messages, contacts, videos, SMS, whatsApp data, documents, notes, audio and more;
- Rescue data from formatted, virus infected, factory reset Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 plus phone;
- Restore deleted data from other Samsung Galaxy phone such as S8/S7/S7 Edge/S6/S5, Galaxy Note 8/7/5/4/3 and etc as well as from other Android phones or tablets;
- Preview recoverable files within software before final recovery;
- 100 % read only, safe and secure to use.
Steps To Restore Lost/Deleted Data from Samsung Galaxy S8/S8 Plus
Step 1. Choose the Recovery Mode and Connect Your Phone
First of all, please download, install and run the Samsung Data Recovery on your computer. Then choose the mode of “Android Data Recovery” on the program’s interface and connect your Samsung Galaxy S8 to your computer.
Step 2. Select the File Types to Scan
After your computer test your device successfully, you will be asked to select the type of files you want to recover, just select those what you wanted and click on “Next”.
Step 3. Choose the Scanning Mode to Scan Your S8
On the next screen, you can see there are two scanning modes providing to scan your lost data, respectively are the “Standard Mode” and the “Advanced Mode”. To save your time, you can try the “Standard Mode” firstly, if you can't find the lost data, then choose the “Advanced Mode” later. After that, click on “Start” to scan your Galaxy S8 for the lost data.
Step 4. Preview and Recover Deleted Data on Samsung S8
When the scan is finished, all the scanning result will be listed in different categories, you can check any of them on the left sidebar and preview the details on the right side. At the same time, select those what you like, and click on “Recover” to save them on your computer.
Method 2: Recovering Deleted Files from Google Drive Backup
Every Android smartphone requires its user to have a Google account to use for regular backup, and that same account can be used as well to have access to the Google Drive. If you perform regular and automatic backup procedures on your Android device, the deleted videos might have been included on that last backup. You can try restoring them by following the steps from Google Support article.
Method 3: Restore Lost Data from DropBox Backup
The DropBox application has become one of the default file management programs in the Android OS system. If you’ve chosen this app to store all the backups of your files and data, the deleted videos might have been included in the recent backup you’ve performed to DropBox. You can try recovering them by following these instructions from their support site.