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How to Update to Android 8.0 (Oreo) without Losing Data?

Posted on Mar 29, 2017 by Tracy King to Android Data Recovery

Here in this tutorial article, we’ll show you how to update to Android 8.0 without losing any data. Follow to see how to effortlessly update Android phones into Android Oreo with ease now.

How to update to Android Oreo (8.0) without losing data?

Finally, after Android 7.0, the new Android system has been officially named as Android Oreo (8.0) which is now accessible for by developers now. It's believed that Android 8.0 will soon be available for all Android ordinary users to download, install and enjoy new features on their phones.

Are you looking for an effective way to upgrade your Android phone with Android 8.0 (Oreo)? You are worried about losing contacts, text messages, photos or videos etc data on Android phones while updating Android system? Only two simple steps will get all your problems solved:

1. Backup Android data to PC before Android Oreo update;
2. Download and install Android 8.0 (Oreo) on your Phone.

Let's see how to effortlessly update to Android 8.0 (Oreo) without losing any data on your phone now.

Backup Android data (contacts/SMS/Call Log etc.) to PC before Android 8.0 update

So how to backup Android data including personal contacts, SMS, call log, photos etc into PC? Transfer one by one from Android phone to PC or backup all data to PC at one time? 
If you have time and energy to copy and paste your personal data into PC, you may choose the first method - transfer data one by one from phone to PC.
If you prefer a highly efficient way to backup all data from Android phone to PC with simple clicks, your best shot is to let professional Android data transfer tool for help.

Here we'd like to recommend you try EaseUS MobiSaver for Android which allows you to directly backup all Android data even restore lost data into PC within only 3 simple steps. Free download it and follow to see how to backup your contacts, text messages, photos, videos or call log etc from Android phone to PC now:

Step 1. Connect your Android phone to computer;
Install and run EaseUS MobiSaver for Android and connect your Android phone to the computer with USB cable. 
Then click "Start" button to let 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.

Backup Android data before Android 8.0 update.

Step 2. Scan Android phone to find all present data;
After connected your Android phone, the software will quickly scan the device to find all the existing and lost data including data. You can easily find contacts, SMS, call log, photos etc data you want by choosing the correct file types.

Update to Android 8.0 with backups.

Step 3. Preview and transfer contacts from Android phone to PC;
Preview all found files one by one and then you can select out data you want to backup quickly. 
Finally, you can click "Recover" button to transfer and backup the selected data to PC once.

Update to Android 8.0 without losing data.

Tutorial: How to update and install Android 8.0 (Oreo) on your phone?

After backing up important personal data from Android phone to PC, you may now start o update and install Android 8.0 on your phone now. How? Here below you'll find a guide for you to follow and update your Android phone/tablets to Android Oreo for free now:

1. Make sure that you have backed up all important data on your phone;
If not, backup right now.
2. Make sure your Android phone is connected to WiFi and the WiFi network is working fine;
If not, disconnect and reconnect with WiFi again;
3. Leave your Android phone more than 45% battery for completing the Android Oreo update process;
4. Turn on Android phone, go to Settings > Scroll down and tab About phone/About tablet;
5. Click on System updates > Check now;
6. Click Restart & install once the update has finished downloading new Android 8.0;
Restart Android phone to install the new Android system - Oreo in your phone and wait patiently to let the process complete.
7. Reboot Android phone once again after finishing the Android 8.0 update process and then you can enjoy new system on your phone with new features.

If you find some data were lost during the Android 8.0 update process, you can then import relative data from backups on your PC into your phone and continue using them again.