Recovery of Data from Sony Xperia ZR

“Hi I had captured most gorgeous photos of sea diving using my Sony Xperia ZR which is a water proof Smartphone. But, while viewing those photos I accidentally deleted few and ended up in a disaster. Now, is there any way to get back those pictures from Xperia ZR phone? Kindly help me to resolve this.”

Sony Xperia ZR is the most popular waterproof Smartphone in present day technology. Its specific features enable you to capture full HD pictures and videos under water without any trouble. Even though it is a touch enabled Smartphone with 4.6 touch capacitive screen, it works fine for under water filming. Apart from this special feature, it is comprised of 2GB RAM, 1.5GHz Quad-core processor, Android 4.1 Jelly Bean OS and front – rear cameras of 0.3 and 13 mega pixels each. Its inbuilt 8GB internal storage memory is expandable upto 32GB with the use of external MicroSD memory card to store huge data. However, data stored in storage memory of Sony Xperia ZR phone can be lost or erased accidentally in number of situations causing vital data loss.

Common scenarios for losing data from Sony Xperia ZR Android phone are:

  • Resetting phone to factory settings will wipe out all data from Sony Xperia ZR phone
  • In the act of removing unwanted files from Xperia ZR Smartphone, one may unintentionally delete necessary data
  • Rooting Sony ZR Android phone in order to perform any tasks with respect to its OS and RAM could result upon loss of data from it
  • Using unsecure applications on Sony Xperia ZR Smartphone is likely to induce data loss without intimation

Apart from these situations, data on Sony Xperia ZR Android phone can become futile due to freezing or hanging of phone, virus attacks, memory card corruption, etc. In these instances, it is highly recommended not to use the phone for any further data activities as to avoid data overwriting and immediately make use of safe third party Android recovery tool.

Software to get back data from Sony Xperia ZR Smartphone

Yodot Android Data Recovery is the excellent tool to perform Sony Xperia ZR data recovery on Windows computer without hassle. Its advanced recovery modules can extract each and every file from Sony Xperia ZR waterproof Android mobile within few clicks. It can retrieve data from frozen, bricked, not working as well as rooted Android phones with much ease. Files like pictures, movies, music, APK files, etc. can be restored from Android Smartphones and Tablets running with Android Froyo, Ice Cream Sandwich, Ginger Bread and Jelly Bean OS versions. Apart from Sony Xperia ZR, one can retrieve data from Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Samsung Galaxy Note 2, Samsung Galaxy S2, Samsung Galaxy S4, Sony Xperia L, HTC Desire, Motorola, Micromax Canvas, etc. This software can be utilized on Windows 8, 8.1, Vista, XP, 7, Server 2008 and 2003 OS based computers to accomplish data recovery from Android devices.

Follow these simple steps to get back data from Sony Xperia ZR phone:

Special Note: Connect your Sony Xperia ZR Android gadget to a Windows computer through UMS mode only, because software cannot recognize Android phones connected through other connectivity modes.

  • Download the software on your Windows system and install it
  • After connection between Smartphone and computer is established, run the software
  • In main screen, select ‘Deleted File Recovery’ or ‘Lost File Recovery’ option according to given instructions
  • Then from the list of drives shown on screen click and select the storage device of your Sony Xperia ZR phone from where you want to retrieve data
  • Software starts to scan the drive and its progress will be displayed on screen in Status bar
  • Later, restored files will get listed under ‘Data View’ / ‘File Type View’
  • View tthe retrieved files, preview selected ones and save all these files to required location on host computer hard drive

Handy Tips:

  • Do not save restored data on to same Sony Xperia ZR Android phone because it leads to data overwriting
  • Always hold backup of files from Xperia ZR Android phone to avoid data loss