How to Restore iPhone XS(Max) Without Losing Data

Besides restoring data from backup to iPhone XS by using iTunes or iCloud, read this guide to get another easy way to restore iPhone XS without losing data.

By iMobie | Posted on: Oct. 15, 2018, Last Updated: Oct. 16, 2018
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iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and iPhone XR, as three main offerings of Apple, has been released for a couple of days. Now, iPhone XS and iPhone XS Max are available, some users already have this new iPhone in hand but iPhone XR will come later in October.

iPhone XS, as the first generation of big-screen iPhone, also comes with lots of amazing features, and iPhone XS Max has the largest display ever on iPhone. Meanwhile, iPhone XS Max in 512 GB also makes the highest price ever on iPhone, $1449. As Apple says, iPhone XS has the faster Face ID, the smartest, most powerful chip, a breakthrough dual-camera system with Depth Control, and the first iPhone to support dual SIM cards etc. So, in spite of its still-rich price, many users will buy this iPhone.

How to Restore iPhone XS Without Losing Data

How to Restore iPhone XS Without Losing Data

Well, if you were an Android phone user, you may need to move some important data from your Android phone to iPhone XS, the same goes for old iPhone users. This article is going to help old iPhone users to restore data from previous iCloud or iPhone backup to their new iPhone XS or iPhone XS Max, without losing any data.

Also Read: Everything You Should Know to Switch from Android to iPhone >

How to Restore iPhone XS Without Losing Data

As an iPhone user, you must know that you can restore old backup data to your new iPhone XS or iPhone XS Max with iTunes or iCloud. However, you may not know that restoring from backup will erase all the current data on your iPhone. But, since the new iPhone is completely new for you, so there is nothing on your iPhone XS at the first time you get your phone. In this case, there is no data loss at all.

However, what if you’ve saved some data on your new iPhone XS before restoring, what if you want to restore more than one backup data to the iPhone XS? Then, how to restore iPhone XS without losing existing data?

To restore data from backup to iPhone XS without losing data, you should seek help from some best iPhone backup extractors, and a reliable iPhone data recovery – PhoneRescue for iOS is the one can help you make it. Which not only supports restore data from iCloud or iTunes backup to your iPhone XS without replacing current data but also render you what you exactly want rather than all the backup content. More specifically, you can extract what you really want, several contacts, some photos, specific videos and so on. Next, let’s see how to selectively restore iPhone XS from backup with PhoneRescue, and without losing data.

Step 1 Download and install PhoneRescue for iOS on your PC/Mac computer.

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Step 2 Open PhoneRescue and connect your iPhone XS with its USB cable > Select Recover from iTunes Backup or Recover from iCloud (here take from iTunes backup for example) > Click the right arrow button to continue.

How to Restore iPhone XS Without Losing Data - Step 1

How to Restore iPhone XS Without Losing Data – Step 1

Step 3 Select one backup that you want to restore data from and click the arrow button > Choose the data type you prefer or just select all > Click OK to scan the backup files.

How to Restore iPhone XS Without Losing Data - Step 2

How to Restore iPhone XS Without Losing Data – Step 2

Step 4 Preview and select the data you want to restore to your iPhone XS and then click the To Device button at the right bottom.

How to Restore iPhone XS Without Losing Data - Step 3

How to Restore iPhone XS Without Losing Data – Step 3

1. Contacts, Call History, Messages, Voicemail, Calendar, Reminders, Notes, Safari Bookmarks, Photos, App Audios, and App Videos can be restored to iPhone XS directly. And others can be saved to the computer. If you want to put these data on your iPhone XS, you can use AnyTrans to make it with ease.

2. For restoring iPhone XS from iCloud backup without losing data, you can go to this page.

The Bottom Line

That’s the ultimate way to restore iPhone XS without losing data, as well the smart way to selectively restore specific data that you need. Moreover, unexpected happen every day, if your iPhone XS across data loss in someday, no matter you have a backup or not, PhoneRescue for iOS can help you get lost data back. Such a useful tool, why not give it a try now?

iMobie

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