Extract Photos From A Broken iPhone 5

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My iPhone 5 screen is broken and mostly black from dropping it so I cannot use it or get onto it, but it still works and lights up in some spots when I press the home or power button. I need to get my photos off the broken iPhone and I don’t know how. I am not sure which operating system it is using since I broke it about 2 months ago and I cannot remember. It is backed up with iCloud or My Photo Stream. Help please? iPhone 5

Apparently, this user’s iPhone 5 screen is broken and he needs to extract photos from the broken iPhone 5. He describes that the iPhone 5 can light up sometimes and the lucky thing is that he has an iCloud backup for those photos he need. In fact, as long as he can connect his iPhone 5 with USB to the computer and unlock the iPhone, even though without iCloud backup, there are also chances to extract photos. If your iPhone 5 is broken totally, with iCloud backup, you still have the chance to get photos. Two methods are introduced here.

In order to extract photos from a broken iPhone 5, you need the help from iFonebox, otherwise, you cannot do it. What can iFonebox help? iFonebox is a professional iOS data recovery which is able to recover deleted data like contacts, notes and more. Also, iFonebox empowers you to extract lost data like photos from iCloud or iTunes backup. Hence, here, you have two choices: one is to extract photos from broken iPhone 5 directly if you can unlock iPhone, the other is to extract photos from iCloud backup.

Extract photos from the broken iPhone 5 

It is necessary to download and install iFonebox as the first step. Two versions are accessible: Windows version and Mac version. Also, Free Trial Version (Win and Mac) is always there. Now, you can refer to the following simple steps:

  1. Launch iFonebox. Choose Recover from iOS Device. Please connect your iPhone 5 to the computer.
  2. Scan photos from iPhone 5.
  3. Preview and select photos you need to recover. After scanning, all photos from your iPhone will be shown and pick out you need, then click Recover to PC to transfer all photos from iPhone 5 to your computer.

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Extract photos from iCloud backup 

As mentioned above, if you have an iCloud backup for your broken iPhone 5 photos, here is another choice. After installation of iFonebox, follow here:

  1. Launch iFonebox. Choose Recover from iCloud Backup. Sign in with your Apple ID and password.
  2. Scan photos from iCloud backup. Select one iCloud backup file containing those photos to download. Then scan photos from the downloaded backup data.
  3. Preview and select photos you need to recover. After scanning, all photos from your iPhone will be shown and pick out you need, then click Recover to PC to transfer all photos from iPhone 5 to your computer.

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The above are two different methods to extract photos from a screen broken iPhone 5 with iFonebox, pretty convenient and practical.

 

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