How to Recover Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS (Max)

Accidentally deleted important voice memos from your iPhone XS? Don’t worry. In this guide, we will show you how to recover deleted voice memos from iPhone XS or iPhone XS Max in minutes, no matter you have backup or not.

By iMobie | Posted on: Nov. 05, 2018, Last Updated: Nov. 06, 2018
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Voice Memos app on iPhone XS (Max) is a convenient tool for users to record important talks, sweet music, and other interesting and wonderful voice in daily life. However, these voice memos are quite easily to get lost due to various reasons, such as mistaken deletion, iOS update failure, restore or sync errors, etc.

When such situations do happen, how can you retrieve your deleted voice memos? Don’t worry about that too much, several ways are available to do the voice memos recovery job. And in the following guide, 3 best methods will be offered to help you recover deleted voice memos from iPhone XS (Max) effortlessly, whether you have backup or not.

  1. Before we start, there’s something important we have to remind that Method 2 and Method 3 are traditional recovery ways. Both of them require you to erase all existing data on your iPhone XS (Max) before restoring.
  2. Also, they will be a full restore. You can’t restore only deleted voice memos. So, if you are not 100% sure the iTunes or iCloud backup you made beforehand contains the voice memos you lost, Method 2 and Method 3 are not recommended. Otherwise, you may lose more valuable data on your iPhone and can’t get the lost voice memos back either.
  3. The deleted voice memos can be overwritten by any new generated data on your iPhone XS (Max) anytime. Once they were being overwritten, no way, no tool can help you get them back. So, stop using your device and act fast.

Method 1. How to Recover Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS without Backup

If you have made no backup, or you are not sure whether the iTunes or iCloud backup you made before include your deleted voice memos or not, by using some professional iPhone data recovery tool like PhoneRescue for iOS cloud be the last yet safest way to get the deleted voice memos back.

PhoneRescue for iOS is highly recommended by plenty of iPhone iPad users for iOS data recovery, as it has helped over millions of iOS users recover multiple lost data including voice memos successfully, even without any backup.

More importantly, it allows you to recover only deleted voice memos, without wiping anything on your device. In addition, it enables you to preview and select the voice memos before recovering, which makes it possible for you to choose the voice memos you wanted most to recover. Since time is the key, now let’s check how to recover deleted voice memos from iPhone XS (Max) without backup.

Step 1 Free Download PhoneRescue for iOS on your computer (or directly click the Download button below) > Install and run it.

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Step 2 Connect your iPhone XS (Max) to the computer with a USB cable > Choose Recover from iOS Device mode > Click on Right Arrow to go ahead.

How to Recover Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS without Backup – Step 2

How to Recover Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS without Backup – Step 2

Step 3 Uncheck Select All button and check Voice Memos only > Click OK button to continue. If you want to recover other files, just check them.

How to Recover Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS without Backup – Step 3

How to Recover Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS without Backup – Step 3

Step 4 Preview and select the deleted voice memos you want to recover > Click Recover button on the bottom-right to get them back now.

How to Recover Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS without Backup – Step 4

How to Recover Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS without Backup – Step 4

Method 2. How to Retrieve Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS iTunes Backup

Step 1 Launch iTunes on your Mac or PC computer > Connect your iPhone to the computer via USB cable.

Step 2 Click the iPhone icon when it shows in iTunes > Click “Restore Backup”.

How to Recover Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS with iTunes Backup – Step 2

How to Recover Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS with iTunes Backup – Step 2

Step 3 Select one backup contains the voice memos you want to restore and click “Restore” to start the restoring process.

Method 3. How to Retrieve Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS iCloud Backup

Step 1 Turn on your iPhone > Go to Settings > General > Reset > Tap Erase All Content and Settings option.

How to Recover Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS with iCloud Backup – Step 1

How to Recover Deleted Voice Memos from iPhone XS with iCloud Backup – Step 1

Step 2 Reach the Apps & Data screen and tap Restore from iCloud Backup option > Sign in to iCloud > Choose backup > Select the iCloud backup contains the voice memos you want to restore.

The Bottom Line

Without above ways, you may have recovered deleted voice memos on your iPhone XS (Max) successfully. And as you can see, Method 1 could be the most wisdom way to do the job, as it helps recover voice memos without any risk.

Besides voice memos, PhoneRescue also supports recovering deleted photos, messages, contacts, notes, videos as well as other up to 31 iOS file types. Lastly, if you find this guide useful, share it to help more iPhone XS users who have the needs of voice memos recovery.

iMobie

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