Updated your Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge to Android 6.0 Marshmallow, the newest version of Android software? Unfortunately, lost contacts, SMS, photos, videos, music on your mobile after the update? This article delivers an easy tutorial about full Samsung S6, S6 Edge data recovery after Android 6.0 update.
Android 6.0 Marshmallow Update
Two of Samsung's key smartphones, Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge, has opened up to Android 6.0 Marshmallow update, which good news for the popularity of the newest version of Android software, bringing new features of:
- Google Now on Tap
- Doze mode for automatic extended battery life
- Android Pay compatibility
- Streamlined app permissions
Samsung Galaxy Marshmallow Update Causes Data Loss
It's reported that most Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge users have joined the new Android 6.0 Marshmallow update. According to feedbacks, there are users encountering data loss problem. It's not surprising at all, as any new system update released, it has to undergo a long period of testing bugs, among which the most the commonly seen one is data loss. For example, personal data, media files and apps.
How to Recover Lost Contacts, Photos, SMS After 6.0 Update
Don't feel panic while losing any data on your Galaxy devices before or after Android 6.0 update. A third-party Android data recovery tool can help. EaseUS MobiSaver for Android fully supports Android 6.0/5.1/5.0 system and does extremely well in Samsung Galaxy S6 Galaxy S6 Edge data recovery. Just use the USB cable to connect your Galaxy device to a computer (Windows 10/8.1/8/7/XP/Vista is supported) and then follow the guide below to recover Samsung data lost by updating to Android 6.0.
Step 1. Connect your S6/S6 Edge to computer
Install and run EaseUS MobiSaver for Android and connect your S6/S6 Edge to the computer with a USB cable. Then click "Start" button to make the software recognize and connect your device.
NOTE: As the software can only access the rooted Android device, you need to make sure that your phone has been rooted before recovery.
Step 2. Scan lost data on your S6/S6 Edge
After connecting your device, the software will quickly scan the device to find all the existing and lost data. You can easily find the lost files you want by choosing the correct file types.
Step 3. Preview and recover
Preview all the recoverable files one by one and then you can select the files you want to recover quickly. "Only displayed deleted items"option to list the deleted files only. Finally, you can click "Recover" button to get the selected files back once.
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