How to Recover Photos, Videos from Sony Phones/Tablets
Sony smartphones and tablets useing Android System.Many people use Sony Xperia take photos and videos with Sony ,because it's HD camera,the powerful memory space, and the advantages of easy operation,so that many Sony fans use Sony as a personal mobile phone, as well as a digital camera which can be used to take high-quality pictures photos or videos. But sometimes you may lost photos and videos,or for some reason you erased the precious photos and videos from your Sony ,some Sony users may ask how to recover lost photos and video from Sony smartphones and tablets?To restore media files on Sony ,you must to use a Android Data Recovery.
Android Sony Data Recovery provides two ways to recover photo&video from Sony ,the first method is recovering lost data from SD Card of your Sony ,because all the photos&video default are stored in the SD card; the second method is restore lost/deleted photo&video from Sony directly by connecting your phone to the computer.What's more,the Android data recovery supports recover lost data from other brands of mobile Android phones&tablets,this Android Data Recovery not only supports recovery lost photos&videos,but also can help you recover lost Contacts, SMS messages from Android Phone.
Next,the use guide shows you how to recover lost photos and videos from Android Sony
Way 1: Recover lost photos and videos from Sony directly
Step 1 Install and run the Sony data recovery software
After downloading the program, install and luanch it on your computer. Then you'll get the primary window below. Please connect your Android device to the computer via a USB cable.
Step 2 Connect your Sony to the computer
Connect Sony phone to your computer with a USB cable, the program will detect it as a as a physical drive and distinguishes it from other logical drives. Then the program will prompt you to "Enable USB debugging" according to three different situations:
1) For Android 2.3 or earlier: Enter "Settings" < Click "Applications" < Click "Development" < Check "USB debugging"
2) For Android 3.0 to 4.1: Enter "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"
3) For Android 4.2 or newer: Enter "Settings" < Click "About Phone" < Tap "Build number" for several times until getting a note "You are under developer mode" < Back to "Settings" < Click "Developer options" < Check "USB debugging"
Note: If you still get this window and the USB debugging has been enabled, please try to disable it and reset it again.
Step 3 Begin to analyzing and scan your Sony
When you see the below picture on your computer, your Sony has been connected to the program successfully. Go next step to analyze your phone data by clicking "Start" button.
Turn to the screen of your Galaxy phone now, you will see a request pops up on it. Just click "Allow" and "Start" button one-by-one, which will allow the program to scan lost data from your device.
Step 4 Preview and retrieve photos & videos from Sony
At the last step, preview the recoverable file in the category of "Gallery" and "Videos" at the left side of the window, then check the files you want back and click "Recover" to save them on your computer.
Free download the Android Sony Data Recovery and restore lost data from your Sony directly
Way.2: Recover lost photo&video from SD Card of your Sony
Tips: This recovery software below only provides for Mac users,if you use Windows,please follows the first way,Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android provides two recovery mode to recover Android lost data for Windows users.Next this use guide shows Mac users how to recover photo and video from SD Card of your Sony on Mac.
Step 1 Install and run the Sony data recovery for Mac
After downloading the program, install and luanch it on your computer. Then you will be taken to the home window below, Select and tap on the option "Recover Photo, Audio, & Video".
Step 2 Connect your Sony to your Mac
Connect Sony phone to your computer with a USB cable, the program will detect it as a as a physical drive and distinguishes it from other logical drives. Select it and click "Start Now" so that you can start to scan your phone for the lost photos and videos.
Step 3 Scanning and select lost files your want to recover from Sony
Before scanning, you can go to "Advance Scan" to customize the recovery on the basis of photo, music, video, and camera file types, thereby saving you the extra time needed to scan the complete media for recovery.
Step 4 Preview and recover photos and videos from Sony
As you can see from the scan result, besides from photos and videos, this Android Photo Recovery can also recover Audio files from your Sony. You can preview the files in the right window one-by-one, then select the photos and videos you need to recover and click "Recover" to save them to your local computer.
Now,you have recover lost photos and video from the SD Card of your Sony.Don't hesitate to free download the Android Photo Recovery(Mac) to recover all deleted photos and videos from your Android Phone.
What's more about Android Sony Data Recovery:
Android Sony Data Recovery not only recover lost contacts, SMS from Sony mobile phone, but also restore lost photo, video and music from Sony phones and tablets.What’s more,this Sony data not only can help you recover Sony lost data,but also supports recover deleted files from other Android phone branks,such as HTC, LG, Motorola, Samsung, Google,ect.