10 Best Apps for Recovering Data from Android Devices

There’s no user out there who can claim they haven’t lost their data. And if you haven’t, there are good chances you will. But thanks to smart people we have contributed to developing data recovery tools, it’s possible to recover deleted files. 

Just a few days ago, I was searching for screenshots of the Spectrum internet cable bill I kept on my Samsung phone. These screenshots were bill receipts that I deleted accidentally. All I had to do is use Diskdigger (one of the Android data recovery tools) to retrieve the images. If you are in search of a way to recover lost files, try any of these 10 cool tools:


Diskdigger recovers videos and photos on a smartphone. It’s available on Google play store. It has a premium version too for recovering various types of files. It’s a free version is good for recovering images and video files only. Apart from recovering data, the tool also scans the storage of the phone.

Tenorshore UltData

Tenorshare is a great Android data recovery tool. It has the highest success rate in recovering data in the industry. It’s also compatible with 6k+ devices which also include Huawei, Samsung, Oppo, Xiaomi, and more.

The app effortlessly recovers photos deleted from the device as well as WhatsApp messages. No rooting is required. Even if you haven’t taken any backup, recovery is still possible. 


iMyFone lets you recover data from Android phones. It even works on broken phones, it supports multiple file types, including audios, videos, contacts, photos, messages, call logs, and documents.

Retrieving data is fast and the app offers a high level of security. The software also offers data recovery from SD cards and other types of internal memories. You can also preview and filter files before retrieving them. 


EaseUS is an easy-to-use software designed for recovering deleted files including audio, videos, photos, text messages, documents, and contacts. This app is compatible with more than 6000 devices. The software also recovers files from internal memory loss because of virus attract, rooting, device failure, SD card issues, and other accidental damage. 


It’s also an app that lets you discover data from your android phone. Dr.Fone also lets you recover any time of file from android. Its macOS and Windows versions are also available. Even with its free version, you can retrieve several files. 


FonePaw is designed for recovering deleted media and text from a range of android devices. While recovering files, it protects the privacy of your data which includes photos, call logs, videos, and other documents.

The file formats that it supports include ZIP, PDF, HTML, RAR, Word, Excel, and more. Even if your data has lost because of accidental damage, virus attack, operating system crash, or ROM flashing, the app can recovery anything.

It supports Android devices running operating systems version from 2.3 to 9.0. FonePaw supports data extraction from broken android devices, restore data, and create a backup. 

Stellar Recovery for Android

Stellar recovery is among the best data recovery tools. It works on Android phones and Windows computers. The software is cable of recovering various types of files starting from app data, videos, images, messages, and call logs. 

It also lets you share the recovered photos by sharing them on Google Drive, Yahoo Mail, Gmail, and Facebook. You can also share the data via Bluetooth. Stellar Recovery also recovers phone messages from the internal memory of your device. No matter what you type of data you have lost and deleted accidentally, this free app will take care of it all.

Disk Drill

It works on Windows and Mac too Disk Drill is available in two versions – free and premium. Using the free version, you can only recover up to 500 MB of data. Apart from recovering data, it also performs a quick scan and deep scan on your device.

Whether it’s critical business documents, photos, videos, or audio files that are accidentally deleted, this software tackles it all. It supports up to 200 different types of files. Disk Drill uses multiple recovery methods for restoring the lost or deleted data.

Wise Data Recovery

Wise Data recovery works well for scanning USB devices and recovers data from Android devices. It also works on Windows PCs. The app occupies very small space on your device and it virus-free so don’t worry about installing it on your smartphone. Wise Data Recovery works on multiple types of files. Wise Data Recovery has a free version and a premium version.


Often, files are deleted while you are rooting, updating the system, and during ROM flashing. In such a situation, AirMore can help you restore files faster. It also extracts data from the internal memory.

Most of these apps look flawlessly. If you have ever used the Spectum bill pay app, you will have no trouble using one of these apps for recovering lost data.