Recover iPhone Data
1.1 Recover iPhone Data
1.2 Recover Data from Water Damaged iPhone
1.3 Recover Data After iPhone Update
1.4 Recover Data from Bending iPhone
1.5 Recover Data After iPhone Factory Reset
1.6 Recover Data from Broken iPhone
1.7 Recover Data from Dead iPhone

How to Recover Lost Data from Water Damaged iPhone


If you unfortunately get your iPhone dropped down into water, this article may help you to recover files from the device. Here is the best solution for you to recover data from a water-damaged iPhone.

Help! My iPhone 6 got down in the water and I am looking for ways to recover data from the water-damaged iPhone.

You may meet such a situation, "I was just so careless that dropped my iPhone 6 in water, how to fix this problem?" Unfortunately, you do not have a backup on iTunes or iCloud. What to do under this circumstance? How to retrieve your lost files from water damaged iPhone? You must be very upset. Beautiful photos, important messages, helpful contact information, all the data is gone with the wind in a flash.

Recover data from water damaged iphone

Recover Data from Water Damaged iPhone

Part 1. How to tell/know if your iPhone has been water-damaged or not?

If your iPhone X/8/7/SE/6/5/5c/4S/4 got wet, first, you may think whether your iPhone has water damaged or not? Please use iPhone Liquid Contact Indicators (Lcls) to check it. The liquid indicators are shown as the picture below. When your iPhone got water damaged, you can see a red spot or red screen on iPhone. If you do not find red spot, just go make you smile. It is a pity that you find it, you must think if iPhone warranty cover water damage or not? The answer is No.

iPhone Liquid Contact Indicator

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Part 2. How to fix a water damaged iPhone?

Without insurance, you should get your iPhone away from water and power it off immediately. Then you will consider that your hair dryer maybe helpful. Do not try! Please do not use your hair dryer to dry your iPhone from water damage. It may make your iPhone screen becomes black. You can save your iPhone from water damage with rice. Rice does help. Put your iPhone into a heap of unriped rice and make it sealed for at least two days.

Put iPhone into Rice

After you dry your iPhone, you can try to fix water damaged iPhone to normal with iOS System Recovery. Download iOS System Recovery on your computer and follow the step-by-step tutorial and fix your water damaged iPhone.

Step 1Run iOS System Recovery

Launch this water damaged iPhone fix software on your computer. Connect your iPhone to it via USB cable. Click "More tools" on the left column and then tab the "iOS System Recovery" on the preview window. After that, click "Start" button fix water damaged iPhone to normal.

Launch Fonelab

Step 2Enter recovery mode

iOS System Recovery will try to detect the iPhone damaged issue automatically. When the results came out, click "Confirm", then you'll be led to Recovery Mode.

Led iPhone into Recovery Mode

Step 3Fix iPhone water damaged

When your iPhone enters recovery mode, you'll be asked to confirm iPhone information, then click "Repair" button to download the repaired plug-in and restore iPhone. Wait until it's finished, your iPhone will boot up. Then you will fix water damaged iPhone successfully.

Fix iPhone Red Screen to Normal

Part 3. Easiest way to get back data if you drop your iPhone in water

When you have repaired your iPhone, is there a good idea to recover lost data from water damaged iPhone ? Following next part, you will find out what to do with lost data recovery from water damaged iPhone.

After your iPhone is dried naturally, if it still works and can be recognized with computer, you have the chance to restore and back up your iPhone data. One choice is iTunes, one is iCloud. Except for them, you may want to find a kind of water damaged iPhone data recovery software. Because iTunes can recover all backup files on iTunes to iPhone at one time. And iCloud will replace the data on all your iOS devices with this iCloud account. Both of them are not convenient.

So you need a data retrieving program, especially for water damaged iPhone. This Water Damaged iPhone Data Recovery Software need to be easy-operated, high-quality, also can recover iPhone MMS, photos, contacts and other data from iPhone. With this iPhone retrieving program, you may get the easiest way to recover your iPhone data from your dead iPhone. Let's see how to get back your lost data from water damaged iPhone safely and quickly.

Step 1Install the software and launch it on your computer.

Getting Started FoneLab

Step 2 Scan the water damaged iPhone.

After your iPhone is detected, just click "Start Scan". And the program will scan your iPhone immediately.

Start Scan with FoneLab

Step 3Select the data you want to recover.

When the scan procedure is done, all the contents will be shown. You are provided to choose the category you would like to restore, and preview all the contents under this category.

Choose Category from FoneLab

For example, if you want to recover photos in Camera Roll, click Camera Roll on the left, then check photos you want and click Recover. Now you have recovered photos from your water damaged iPhone. If you want to recover all scanned data to computer, choose all and then click Recover to back up iPhone to external drive.

You will be satisfied to retrieve your lost data from your water damaged iPhone so quickly and easily. Fortunately, you finally get a way to fix your problems without any handing danger. The Data Recovery Software is not only useful to your lost data recovery, but also safe and easy to operate. You can retrieve all the data you want to recover without any hesitation and much effort.

You can learn the steps from the video below:

In addition, FoneLab enables you to recover data from iTunes backup or iCloud backup. If you have any backup on either of them, you can have a try.

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March 07, 2018 09:15 / Updated by to iOS Recovery
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