iPhone 5S Data Recovery for Mac: Everything You Need to Know
iPhone 5S, Apple latest smartphone, features 64-bit A7 chip, all-new 8 Megapixel iSight Camera with True Tone Flash and the biggest innovation Touch ID Fingerprint Sensor. However, these advanced technologies still fails to save you out of iPhone 5S data loss. If you need to recover files from iPhone 5S on Mac, this page is the right place to go.
You'll find reasons for iPhone 5S data loss as well as an effective and easy-to-use tool called iPhone 5S Data Recovery for Mac, which aim to help you better understand and perform iPhone 5S data recovery for Mac.
Top 5 Reasons for iPhone 5S Data Loss
iPhone data loss happens a lot, below are the most common reasons. You should watch out for the following situations and backup iPhone 5S with iTunes ahead of jailbreak, iOS 9.3/9/8/8.1/8.2 update, etc.
- Mistakenly deleted important data on iPhone
- Files missing after iOS update or jailbreak iPhone
- Factory settings reset
- iPhone got damaged, crashed, smashed or even lost
- Set password to protect iPhone but forget the password then
Mac iPhone 5S Data Recovery Tool
Speaking of iPhone 5S data recovery, most people would think about restoring iPhone with iCloud and iTunes. However, iTunes will not work if you haven't backed up iPhone with iTunes. iCloud offers 5GB free space for backup, you have to pay for extra space. Is there a tool that helps to recover files directly from iPhone 5S?
iPhone 5S Data Recovery for Mac is just the kind of software that allows you to directly restore data from iPhone 5S on Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks), 10.8 (Mountain Lion), 10.7 and earlier versions. Whether you lost iPhone 5S data for any of the reasons above, this tool can help you get back lost files with 4 steps. The Windows version is called iPhone 5S Data Recovery. Both versions support to rescue lost iPhone 5S text messages, pictures, contacts, notes, voice memos and more.
Updated: Since Apple unveiled iOS 8 at WWDC2014, the software developer has upgraded iPhone Data Recovery to support iOS 8 devices and recover lost data after installing iOS 8.
How to Perform iPhone 5S Data Recovery for Mac
In order to restore data from iPhone 5S on Mac, first download iPhone 5S Data Recovery for Mac software to your computer and follow the instructions.
- 1. Connect iPhone 5S to Mac and launch iPhone 5S Data Recovery for Mac.
- 2. Set recovery mode to "Recover Data from iOS Devices" and scan your iPhone 5S for lost files.
- 3. Several minutes later you'll see an interface with 12 file categories including Call History, Contacts and Messages. Select the kind of file you need to recover and you can then preview files in this category.
- 4. Check the exact files you want to get back and click "Recover".
You might notice that when open the software, you're provided also with "Recover Data from iTunes Backup Files". This mode is chosen in the event that you have iTunes backup of your iPhone 5S on Mac. The software tool could then recover iPhone 5S data from iTunes backup. Different from the "Recover Data from iOS Devices" mode, you do not need iPhone 5S in the recovery process. Instead, you need to choose the iPhone 5S backup and then start scanning.
You can choose either of the recovery modes iPhone 5S Data Recovery for Mac provides to recover deleted or lost iPhone 5S data on Mac. If you think it useful, share your little secret in recovering iPhone 5S data with your friends.