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How to Recover Photos from Android phone on Mac

Dilemmas of Android Phone Data Recovery on Mac

Are you a IOS fan or a Android fan? Aha, It is very likely, you are the latter one, because Android os have the biggest market share in digital device os especial in smart mobile phone. Therefore, more and more people have a smart phone running Andriod os.It is very common for Android phone’s users that data loss due to mistakenly deleted, upgrading new rom, SD corrupted, etc. Data recovery for Android phone become a commonplace for them. What? You are an apple fan as well,But just are fond of their PC products? And you exactly don’t know, how to recover data from android on mac os? Is there any software to accomplish it? Ok,I have some experience about it because I recieved a help from my frined that she lost her photo from her Samsung Galaxy Note2 and she is a Macbook user, but she don’t know how to recover android phone data on Mac.

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Preparation to Recover Photos from Android Phone on Mac

Firstly, Stop using the Android phones.
Don’t save any new data to the phone, because the original data will be overwritten,and the photos you want to recover will disappear forever.

Secondly, Find a good recovery software.
It Is better to use a recovery software to recover Andorid phone photo.And there are so many recovery software that we may be hard to choose, Now I recommend two of them:

Choice one:Recuva
Recuva is a data recovery program without paying, however, there is no free lunch in this world. I tried to use this program to recover photos from my Samsung Galaxy Note 2, It just recovered about 60% photos and it only can run on Windows system. If you don’t wanna spend to it, you can choose it, but I can’t guarantee all the photos will be restored.

Choice Two:Tenorshare Data Recovery
Tenorshare Data Recovery is an easy-to-use but effective data recovery, which can help you to recover photos,images,document,etc have been formatted, deleted from android phone. you can learn more here:http://www.any-data-recovery.com/topics/mobile-devices/android-recovery.html. Even if it cost me some, it is worthy. With the help of the Tenorshare Data Recovery, I retrieved all the photos from my friend’s Note 2.

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Steps to Restore Android Phone Photos on Mac

Step1. Download the Tenorshare Data Recovery  and install it on your computer.

Step2. Connect your Android phone to computer via USB cable or connect the SD card in the phone with card reader, and launch the Tenorshare Data Recovery application.

Step3. Click to choose the drive that means your Android phone and Select the option “Recover all  photo flies”.

Step4. After scanning, you can preview the files and Choose the ones you want to get back and click “Recover”.

Step5. “Save” all your recovered photos in the Android phone and you have finished Android phone photos recovery on Mac.

Tenorshare Data Recovery can recover data from most brand of Android phone such as Samsung, Sony, HTC, Motorola and so on.

(You can learn more about Data Recovery here: Skills for Card Data Recovery    Experience in Samsung Galaxy Photos Recovery)