How to Recover Photos from Broken Android Phone

Accidentally got your Android phone broken and looking for way to recover photos from broken Android phone? Don’t worry. This guide will show you how to recover photos from broken Android phone in 2 simple and quick way.

Joy Taylor Last Updated: May. 25, 2020

A broken Android phone probably means its screen shattering, or even worse, that the whole phone cannot turn on anymore, totally dead. No matter what kind of situation you are in, the first and most vital thing to do is getting off the important data on the broken Android phone. In this post, we will mainly show you how to get photos off a broken Android phone.

In old times, most Android phones store the pictures on an inserted SD card, surely which still happens on some devices nowadays. If you are using this way to save your photos, you are so lucky, just need to take off the SD card, and you will get the pictures off your broken Android device. However, if you are not, then you may need the following two methods to help you out.

Method 1. How to Retrieve Photos from Broken Android Phone via AutoPlay

If you have enabled USB debugging before your Android phone got cracked, then follow the steps below to retrieve photos from a broken Android phone.

Step 1. Connect your broken Android phone to Windows PC with a USB cable.

Step 2. An AutoPlay will pop up on the computer once your Android phone is recognized. Just click the “Open folder to view files” option.

Step 3. Copy and paste the photos you want to retrieve > Drag or copy them from the broken phone to your PC.

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Method 2. How to Recover Photos from Broken Android Phone via Android Data Extraction Tool

Actually, the most reliable and safe way to recover photos from a broken Android phone is to use some professional Android Data extraction tool like PhoneRescue for Android. PhoneRescue for Android is recognized as the #1 Android data extraction and recovery tool, and it has helped over millions of Android users retrieve photos from broken Android. PhoneRescue for Android also supports extracting and recovering messages, contacts, app documents, videos, etc. from broken Android phone.

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Now, Free Download PhoneRescue for Android on your computer firstly, and then follow the simple steps below to retrieve photos from broken Android phone easily.

Step 1. Install PhoneRescue for Android on your computer > Connect your Android phone to the computer with a USB cable.

Step 2. Choose Photos only > Click Next button to proceed. By default, all supported data are checked on the menu page. If you only want to recover the deleted photos, uncheck other file types.

How to Recover Photos from Broken Android Phone – Step 2

How to Recover Photos from Broken Android Phone – Step 2

Step 3. Preview and select the photos you want to recover > Click To Computer button to retrieve them to your computer now.

How to Recover Photos from Broken Android Phone – Step 3

How to Recover Photos from Broken Android Phone – Step 3

The Bottom Line

With the above 2 ways, you may have successfully retrieved photos from a broken Android phone. If you have other trouble while recovering photos from broken Android, feel free to leave them in the comment section and we will reply to you soon. So, don’t hesitate to give a try for free now.

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Joy Taylor

Member of iMobie team as well as an Apple fan, love to help more users solve various types of iOS & Android related issues.