How to Recover Deleted Images From Android [NO ROOT]

You might one of the people who accidentally deleted and lost their important pictures on Android phones. Your family photos or pictures related to work is the most important data which you don’t want to lose at any cost and these memorable photos can’t be replaceable.

If you accidentally deleted them or lost from your Android device and you don’t have a backup as well, don’t worry about let’s try to recover it. We have a great solution for you to recover deleted files from your Android Smartphones.

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You need to recover them as fast as you can. Stop using your phone because using your device might place the new data on the storage location of the old data. The more you use your device the more chances to lose your files permanently. Now follow the instructions below to accomplish this task.


Free data recovery Diskdigger tool available for both Windows and Android. Mobile version supports Android Smartphone and Tablets. This tool recover deleted images from the phone’s internal storage even the phone isn’t rooted. Diskdigger is completely free but there is pro version also available with some more advanced features.

DiskDigger Free version

The free version of DiskDigger can recover photos and videos only (recovering videos requires your device to be rooted).

DiskDigger Pro Version

The Pro version can recover other types of files besides photos and videos, and also allows uploading recovered files over FTP (again, recovering any types of files besides photos requires your device to be rooted). It also allows for more efficient deleting and wiping of unwanted files and free space.

Recover deleted Photos from Android without root

To recover your deleted pictures from Android you need to download an app from PlayStore named “DiskDigger photo recovery” which will help you to do this and the good thing is you don’t need to root your device. But it will recover photos from your Android devices cache, which means photos will be lower quality. If you have rooted android device then there is more chance to recover the original high-resolution images.

You can upload your recovered files directly to Google Drive, Dropbox, or send them via email. The app also allows you to save the files to a different local folder on your device. There are plenty of apps available in the market but after testing, we conclude that the DiskDigger is one of the best photo recovery apps.

After downloading the app, open it. Now you will see two options.

  1. Basic scan (no root)
    This scan for cached version and thumbnails of your photos (and only photos). It will generally recover lower resolution copies of your deleted photos. Recovering the original size photos, as well as other types of file, is only possible by rooting your device.
  2. Full Scan (Root required)
    Rooting is a procedure that unlocks low-level access to the Android OS and allows apps like DiskDigger to function more effectively.
    The rooting procedure varies for different models of Android devices. Please search the web for instructions (and warnings) on rooting your specific device.

Click on Start Basic Photo scan button and Allow DiskDigger to access photos, media and other files on your devices? It will start scanning your device and show you the deleting photos.

Now select the files which you want to restore and tap to recover.

You can also set date and size to recovery specific times and size picture by click on little gear icon from the top of the app and set the field as you need.

Did this app worked for you, have you successfully recovered your pictures from Android phone? If Yes or No, please reply below in the comments.

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