Tech mistke |Earlier most of the Android data recovery apps required root permission to access lost files in devices. But after the arrival of Android 5.0 Lollipop version, many apps arrived at Play store to recover deleted files in Android devices without rooting.

It happens — sometimes we accidentally delete our favorite pictures or videos or important documents from our Android smartphone. Since rooting become a far more sophisticated process to normal users — even for experts though — Android data recovery apps without root permission could help you to recover your lost files to an extent.

As you know the recovery of lost files in Android is not as easy as compared to data recovery in PC. Some of the listed Android file recovery apps will not work as they claim. So you have to try each of these apps one by one during the file recovery process.

Since some process in Android works like a charm in rooted devices with some excellent root apps and file recovery in Android is one such category that requires root permission to work in full potential. So we can’t guarantee 100% recovery of your lost files with these listed no root Android data recovery apps.

Best Android Data Recovery Apps For No Root Users

1. Video Recovery Beta :

Video Recovery Beta — Recover deleted videos in Android smartphone. Using this Android video recovery app, am able to recover most of the deleted videos in my Redmi Note 3. You can try two different methods to recover your videos using this app.

Video Recovery Beta successfully restores deleted videos of formats FLV, AVI, MOV, MP4, MPG, 3GP etc. This is the BETA test app for the video recovery, which is a very complicated algorithm. The algorithm could also take a long time due to the large size of videos. And also recovered videos quality may vary.

2. DiskDigger photo recovery :

DiskDigger photo recovery helps you to recover deleted photos on Android devices. Whether you accidentally deleted a photo, or even reformatted your memory card, DiskDigger’s powerful data recovery features can find your lost pictures and let you restore them.

And with this app, you can also upload your recovered files directly to Google Drive, Dropbox, or send them via email.

3. DigDeep Image Recovery :

Another image recovery Android app to restore your deleted images from internal storage and SD card. This Android data recovery app look into each folder contains pictures from a specific location. check them one by one looking for your photos.

DigDeep Image Recovery
Developer: GreatStuffApps

Price: Free

  • DigDeep Image Recovery Screenshot
  • DigDeep Image Recovery Screenshot

4. Document Recovery :

Document Recovery restores deleted documents in Android devices. Data Files Recovered include Doc, PDF, XLS, PPT, TXT, ZIP etc.

Document Recovery

Price: Free

  • Document Recovery Screenshot
  • Document Recovery Screenshot

5. Dumpster: Undelete & Restore Pictures and Videos :

Dumpster — acts like recycle bin and help you to recovers files in Android but the difference is the app only rescues the files one that gets deleted after its installation.

Once you’ve installed the app, it will automatically backup and save all of your newly deleted data, allowing you to easily undelete pictures and videos, and instantly restore them to your phone.

As I already said, these Android data recovery apps may or may not work in your no rooted device. However, there is no harm in trying it to recover your lost files in Android.

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