Before you get someone to Handle your Smartphone Data Recovery you should have an idea of the cost.
Not just their cost but the Market Cost.
In addition you need to be comfortable that your data is safe with the company you choose.
You are essentially handing them all your information.
If your data were not lost how comfortable would you feel doing this ?
Zero Cost DIY Recovery and repairs
The first thing everyone asks themselves is can I do this myself ?
What you need to ensure is that the steps you take trying to recover your data does not further damage the data itself.
So lets talk Step 1.
Could you have a backup of your data ?
Check your apple or android account online and see what you setup.
If for example you setup online data mirrored storage then you are perfectly safe.
This data can be reloaded into your phone.
If the phone is totally dead then you can still reload it into another new device.
Do you have a memory card ?
Typically the memory cards are going to be fine.
Remove the card and ensure it looks good, isn’t cracked or wet.
This data will likely be fine.
Using APPS for low cost recovery
So once you have found that you truely have an issue it now moves to how do you proceed.
The simplest and fastest method is using an APP.
Many APPS are free to load and some are even free to do a full recovery.
What you need to ask yourself is how does companies who offer free recovery make money ?
Yes some make money off the ADS they show you.
But how else ?
Is your data Safe ?
Make sure you are fully comfortable before giving these apps full access to all your data.
Smartphone Data Recovery professional Help
For full data protection you are better off using a professional recovery service.
If the data is important enough to pay to recover then that tells you something.
The data is also important enough to pay to safeguard it.
Your local repair services allow you the ability to go out and interview the company.
Ask about their policies.
Ask yourself if you trust them ?
Check the company reviews.
Check how much data recovery they do.
Pick the right company for data recovery and your chances of success is far higher.
Read our Main Article on Recovering Lost Files to understand your options and limitations.