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3 Steps to Copy/Backup Android Data to External Hard Drive

2017-07-06 15:31:13 Posted by Tracy King to Todo Backup Resource

Summary:
This article shows you how to copy and backup Android data to external hard drive, USB or other devices within 3 simple steps. If your Android phone internal or external memory is full, follow to see how to free up Android storage space by copying or backing up Android to external hard drive now.

How to copy Android data to external hard drive to free up storage space?

"I’m using Nexus P6 and it’s nearly full recently, reminding me to clean up files all the time. I’m thinking that if I can copy or clone the Android data such as photos, videos or documents to an external hard drive, I can free up quite a lot of internal and external space on the phone then.

I don’t want to sync my files to Google Drive. And I don’t want to take too much time copying and pasting files to the external hard drive. If you have a faster and more secure way to help me backup and copy Android data to external hard drive so to free up storage space, please let me know. Thank you."

If you are having a same need as the above case, don’t worry. The best backup software for Android - EaseUS Todo Backup will help.

Download Android data backup software for help

The best Android backup software - EaseUS Todo Backup supports you to effectively backup Android data to external had drive or other storage devices within 3 simple steps. 

It’s 100% free to backup or clone Android data to external hard drive with this software. You can directly download it here to install on your PC and then follow below steps to copy and backup Android data so to free up storage space now:

3 steps to copy and backup Android data to external hard drive

Step 1. Connect the external hard drive and Android phone to PC; 
( Enable computer read Android data through Media Transport (MTP) mode;)
Launch EaseUS Todo Backup, choose backup mode - File Backup or Clone.

Copy and backup Android data.

Note: File backup will compress Android data as .psd format so to save space in the external hard drive;
Clone will copy exact the same files and data to save in the external hard drive.

Step 2. Choose Android data such as photos or videos etc you need to backup;
Specify the backup destination - the external hard drive to store the Android data. 

Copy and backup Android data to external hard drive.
Step 3. Click Proceed to finish the backup process.

After this, you can remove or delete the backed up files from your Android phone so to free up more valuable space by then.

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