There are different ways you can recover deleted data, such as photos and videos, from your Samsung Galaxy S3 smartphone. However most of them require a prior backup. Can we still get back our deleted or lost photos from Samsung Galaxy S3 without any backups? Yes, there is still a chance. However you will need a professional data recovery tool for Android mobiles. In this guide, we will be using Dr.Fone for Android to retrieve deleted photos from Samsung Galaxy S3 in easy steps. This photo recovery program is fully compatible with ALL rooted Android devices, and it works well with Samsung Galaxy series phones, like S3, S4, S5. As long as you can use it in time, it should help you get back most photos, videos, and other files. No matter the photos were deleted by mistake, or SD card error, mobile factory reset, or camera crash. To successfully recover deleted photos from Galaxy S3, you have to stop taking new photos or videos until you get back the lost photos. It is because new photos or videos may overwrite the deleted photos. So act now! Do Not wait until it is too late.
If you are using another Samsung smartphone or models, you can refer to:
How does the Android data recovery work?
Do I need to install the application on my mobile phone or computer? This is a desktop software, you need to install it on your PC computer, then connect up your Samsung Galaxy phone to computer via USB, run this Android photo recovery tool and use it to scan and recover your deleted, formatted or lost photos and other data from Samsung Galaxy S3 smartphone. Follow below steps to retrieve your lost photos from your smartphone now.
How to recover deleted photos from Samsung Galaxy S3 without any backup?
Step 1: Download Photo Recovery for Android
Download this data recovery for Android on to your computer from below. It is compatible with major Windows OS, like Windows 8.1(64bits)/8 (64&32 bits)/7 (64&32 bits)/Vista (64&32 bits)/XP (32 bit). It is in constant development for new features, to be updated with new Windows OS releases.
Step2: Connect Samsung Galaxy S3 to Computer through USB
Run the mobile data recovery software on your computer, you will see a screen like this:
When you started the data recovery tool and connected up your cellphone to computer via USB, you will be prompted to enable USB Debugging before you can scan your Samsung Galaxy S3 using this photo recovery software on your computer. Just follow the on-screen tips to turn on USB Debugging on your Galaxy S3. You can also refer to following step by step guide for more detailed instructions:
Step 3: Scan your Samsung Galaxy S3 for Deleted Photos
Your photos taken using on your Samsung Galaxy S3 would be saved in either the microSD card or its internal memory. This photo recovery for Samsung Galaxy S3 can scan both the internal or external memory for the photos, videos and other lost files you like to recover.
Step 4: Preview and Recover Deleted Photos from your Samsung Galaxy S3
The scan of your mobile phone will take a while. It depends on your storage and its usage. The less file you have on your phone, the less time it requires. Once it finishes, you will be able to preview your photos in thumbnails, so you can recover only those deleted photos you want to get back.
More Data Recovery Tips for Samsung and Android Phones
The data recovery can help you retrieve lost, formatted or deleted photos, videos, music, contacts, SMS messages and other data from your Android-powered smartphones directly. See some step-by-step guides below:
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Up to 3000 different Android phone models are supported by this Android data recovery software. Other than Samsung phones, it works with HTC, Motorola, Nexus, Lenovo, LG, Sony and more Android smart phones. See this guide to recover photos and videos from LG smart phones just as an example.