How to Recover Deleted Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+

Suddenly missing all contacts on your Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+? Searching for a safe way to recover your lost contacts? Read on this guide to get 2 reliable and efficient way to recover deleted contacts from Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ effortlessly.

By iMobie | Posted: Aug. 27, 2018, Last Updated: Aug. 28, 2018
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Contacts can be one of the most valuable files we have on our Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+, not just because it keeps all your contacts information, but also because it is the most important link of communication in daily life. However, there are numerous reasons can easily cause Samsung contacts loss, like water damaged, accidental deletion, mistakenly format, virus attack, etc.

No matter how you got lost your contacts, the most urgent thing you should take is to find ways to recover them as soon as possible, or the deleted contacts will be overwritten by new generated data and lose eternally. At that moment, no one, no tool can help you get contacts back. And here, we will share you two safe and efficient ways to recover deleted contacts from Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ in minutes.

Method 1. Recover Deleted Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ via Gmail

Gmail equips with a feature that allows users to restore contacts. If you have synced your Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ with Google account, then you can take advantage of this feature to get your contacts back.

Step 1 Lunch Gmail and sign in with the same Google account you have used on your Samsung Galaxy S8.

Step 2 Click on the Gmail menu on the left pane of the interface > Choose Contacts.

Step 3 Click More to get the dropdown menu > Select Restore button. You can custom restore for up to 30 days on Gmail.

Method 2. Recover Deleted Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ in 1 Click

If above method fails to retrieve your needed contacts, worry not, you have one last choice to get contacts backup – using PhoneRescue for Android. PhoneRescue for Samsung, as the #1 Samsung data recovery tool, has been trusted by millions of Android users for data recovery. With it, all your contacts will be easily recovered with detailed info, including contacts name, phone number, email, job title, address, companies and more.

More than anything, PhoneRescue for Android allows you to preview the deleted contacts and you can choose the one(s) you prefer to retrieve to the Contacts app on your Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ for instant use. Now, let’s check its simple steps on Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ contacts recovery.

Step 1 Free Download PhoneRescue for Android on your computer, or directly click the Download button below > Open it.

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Step 2 Connect your Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ to the computer with a USB cable > Uncheck other file categories and check Contacts only > Click Next button to continue.

How to Recover Deleted Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ - Step 2

How to Recover Deleted Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ – Step 2

Step 3 Preview the deleted contacts and select the one(s) you want to recover > Click Recover button on the bottom right corner to recover them now.

How to Recover Deleted Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ - Step 3

How to Recover Deleted Contacts from Samsung Galaxy S8/S8+ – Step 3

The Bottom Line

Hope you have recovered deleted contacts from Samsung Galaxy S8 or S8+ successfully with above 2 ways. If you prefer the most efficient and simplest way to help you complete the job, then Method 2 – using PhoneRescue for Android can be your best choice.

Actually, beside contacts, PhoneRescue for Android also supports recovering deleted photos, messages, WhatsApp messages, videos, etc. Just give it a try now so that you can get back lost data in time.

iMobie

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