My iPhone 6 is broken, it is totally unresponsive. It won’t charge or anything. I would like to recover my photos, but I didn’t back up my device to iTunes before. Is there a way for me to recover my photos? Any suggestions would be a huge help! Thank you!
Is your iPhone completely unresponsive and will not work at all? Do you value the photos more than the iPhone itself? If this sounds like your experience, don’t worry, this article will give you some tips on this topic and help you find an effective way to export photos from an unresponsive iPhone.
What if the iPhone doesn’t respond?
- Force restart phone:
- Try connecting to iTunes and restore your iPhone
Note: This will erase all the contents of the iPhone, but it will allow you to restore from a backup during the restore process
- Take your iPhone to apple authorized store if you have tried all the steps but still find the same problem, maybe there is a hardware issue
How to retrieve pictures from a dead iPhone?
Actually, if it’s physically dead, I’m afraid you have to check for iTunes/iCloud backup. If you didn’t have them backed up somewhere, they are gone. If you’ve backed up your device before, there’s a powerful iOS backup extractor called iFonebox is able to help you extract images from any available backups.
Compared to tradition recovery method, it allows you to choose specific data to restore instead of restoring the whole back. It’s very easy to use and highly effective. The progress can be done in a very short time and this will not wipe out any current data on your device.
It is one of the best software available and fully compatible with both Windows and Mac systems. It’s necessary for you to download the suitable version for your computer. Next we will show you the detailed instructions.
Step one: Launch iFonebox
Click Recover from iTunes Backup File, you’ll see all backups you have listed in the interface, choose the right backup, then click “Select” button to begin.
Step two: Scan data
It will scan automatically after you click the “Photos” icon, it might take your some time, please wait patiently.
Step three: Recover data
Now you can recover the data you want from backup. Choose the items you want to restore and click the “Recover to pc”.