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How to Recover Photos from A Dead iPhone 6S Plus/6S/6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S/3GS?

Solution 1. How to Recover Dead iPhone Photos with iTunes Backup

Solution 2. How to Recover Photos from Dead iPhone Itself

If a beloved iPhone has gone dark and nothing will prompt it to spring back to life (not a new battery or a fresh charger), it could be time to think about extracting all of the important stuff and buying a new one. This first step is absolutely essential, because you have probably amassed a lot of great pictures over the years. The question is, how do you recover your important files from a dead iPhone, such as your valuable photos? Is it even possible to do so? How are you supposed to go about it when your iPhone is refusing to give you even the tiniest hint of life?

Well, fortunately, the Coolmuster Data Recovery for iPhone iPad iPod (Mac Version & Windows Version) can help. This handy third party app is easy to use, simple to understand, and will show you how to extract important data files from a totally dead phone. This handy iOS recovery app is so useful because it is able to recover data directly from the iPhone backup files on a computer without necessarily having to access the phone itself. In other words, it does not matter if your iPhone has died and a permanent meltdown certainly does not mean that your photos, videos, and other data has been lost forever.

The Data Recovery for iPhone is compatible not just with the iPhone 7 Plus/7/6S Plus/6S/6 Plus/6/5S/5C/5/4S/3GS, but with the iPod and iPad too. For all of your security and recovery needs, choose this tool today. This handy three step guide will help you learn how to recover photos from a dead iPhone in the quickest and easiest way possible.

Method 1. Restore Dead iPhone Photos with iTunes Backup

Here we set Windows version as an example but don't worry because the operations on Windows and Mac computers are almost the same.

Step 1: Download and install the iPhone photo recovery

The first step is to simply download and install Coolmuster Data Recovery for iPhone on your computer. Once the installation is complete, the app should launch itself and you should see an easy to use interface window appear. If you have ever synced your iPhone with your computer, you will not need to connect the iPhone – the program will be able to detect all of the iTunes backup files on its own.

launch the program

Step 2. Scan for lost files and preview before recovery

Once the interface window has launched, select the iPhone folder which is relevant to you (it will usually be labeled with your name) and hit START SCAN. The scan will categorize all of the backup files into easy to follow divisions – so, your files will be categorized as SMS messages, contact lists, notes, memos, calendar data, and so on. You need to check/mark the files that you want to recover.

preview photos before recovery

Step 3. Start the photo recovery for your dead iPhone

Once you are happy that all of the required files and backup folders have been checked and selected, just click the RECOVER function and the process will begin. It should take only a couple of minutes and when it is finished the selected data files will be saved on your computer in an easily accessible form.

It is this level of practicality and speed which makes Coolmuster Data Recovery for iPhone the perfect third party recovery app recourse.

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Method 2. Recover Photos from Dead iPhone Itself

Using the way as introduced in the above, you can actually recover lost files if you have an iTunes backup. But what if you forget to backup important files on iPhone? So will you have to say a permanent goodbye to these lost photos? Actually, you can use this Coolmuster iOS Data Rescuer software to easily recover photos from dead iPhone no matter you have an iTunes backup or not, since it provides two recovery modes - Recover from iDevice Itself or Recover from iTunes Backup. Various devices can be perfectly supported by this software including iPhone, iPad and iPod devices.

Below are the free trial versions of this software for your trying.

Easy steps to recover photos from dead iPhone itself;

- Open the installed software on the computer and then link iPhone to the computer via the USB cord. Now, this software will scan for your device and display the two modes on the main interface.

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- You can now choose the Recover from iOS Device Itself mode to continue the process. Then all the file folders will be detected and arranged on the left panel. You can now enter the Photos tab to preview more detailed file information.

- While previewing, select the wanted files by ticking them out. Finally, hit the Recover option to recover photos from dead iPhone itself. Now, just wait for the process to get completed within a little while.

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