Retrieving Deleted Photos from Sony Xperia Ion

“Hi, I am new user to Smartphone and I don’t have much knowledge in using it. I selected all images from photos folder, instead of pressing copy option I accidentally clicked on trash icon and lost all pictures. I had taken these photos a while ago with my Sony Xperia Ion Smartphone, however I have mistakenly deleted them all and now I would like to get them back. Is there any way to retrieve them back?”

Sony is one of the much loved Smartphone manufactures and Xperia is the family of Sony Smartphones. Sony Xperia Ion is a premium HD Android Smartphone that runs on Android Icecream Sandwich 4.0 operating system with 1.5 GHz Qualcomm Scorpion Dual core processor. It has 12 MP primary camera with LED flash, 3D sweep Panorama, auto focus, face detection, geotagging, scene recognition and many more. Even though it has many advanced functioning features its users are still suffering from data loss.

Causes for deletion of photos from Sony Xperia Ion Android phone are:

  • Accidental deletion of photos from Sony Xperia Ion while viewing other pictures<
  • Virus or malware threads can delete your valuable photos from Sony Xperia Ion Smartphone
  • Sometimes images might get deleted by unknown third party application installed on your Xperia Ion Android phone
  • The entire pictures and other data stored in Sony Xperia Ion phone will be wiped out when you reset it to its factory settings

If you lose valuable photos on your Sony Xperia Ion due to any of the above circumstances, then don’t panic. There are ways to recover deleted files from your Sony Xperia Ion Smartphone. The deleted files are not actually erased from Sony Xperia Ion Smartphone unless and until it is overwritten with some other new data. Hence it is recommended to use recovery application before deleted photos space gets occupied by new data.

Best Android Photo recovery software:

Yodot Android Data Recovery is the best Android phone recovery software that will help you in retrieving lost or deleted photos from Sony Xperia Ion phone with ease. This application is especially designed to recover data from Android devices working on various versions of Android operating system like Jelly Bean, Ice Cream Sandwich, Gingerbread and Froyo. This recovery tool is strong enough to restore photos and other media files after resetting your Sony Xperia Ion Android phone to its factory reset. By utilizing this recovery program, you can restore all your pictures, videos, music files, .apk files and other files from Spice, Samsung, LG, HTC, Micromax, Karbonn, Motorola and other Android Smartphone/Tablet brands.

Steps to recover deleted photos from Sony Xperia Ion:

  • Connect your Sony Xperia Ion Smartphone to Windows computer with USB cable
  • Download and install Yodot Android Data Recovery software on your Windows computer
  • Run the application to initiate recovery process and follow instructions present onscreen
  • The software displays two options in the main screen. i.e., ”Delete File Recovery” and “Lost File Recovery”
  • After this, the software will setup connection and display all drives present in your Sony Xperia Ion phone
  • Select appropriate option depending on photo loss situation on your Sony Xperia Ion Smartphone
  • Select the desired drive from which you need to restore images and press “Next” option
  • After scanning process completes, the recovered pictures will be shown in “Data View” and “File Type View”
  • You can preview recovered images using “Preview” option prior to restoration
  • At last save the retrieved pictures to your desired location (not from the drive were you are trying to retrieve photos)

Useful Tips:

  • Install good security application on your Sony Xperia Ion smartphone, in order to protect your priceless photos and data from virus attack
  • Regularly backup your captured photos and other media files on some other reliable storage device
  • Don’t install third party application from unknown source, it may damage valuable data as well as your Smartphone