Did you panic when your iPhone 6 got damaged by water? Are you clear about the specific dos and don'ts under such circumstance? OK, just go to take it out of the water and power it off quickly. Don't use it to cause further water damage and put it to silica bags or uncooked rice to dry your phone. Be sure not to use a hair dryer to lead to internal harm. Or you can visit a repair store to get it to normal. All tips to fix a water damaged iPhone are of significant help. Then it's high time you took measures to recover data from water damaged iPhone 6 after the remedy. Let's begin in this post now.
- Part 1: Recover Water Damaged iPhone 6 Data without Backup
- Part 2: Restore Water Damaged iPhone 6 Data from iTunes Backup
- Part 3: Retrieve Water Damaged iPhone 6 Data from iCloud Backup
One-stop Water Damaged iPhone Data Recovery - Joyoshare iPhone Data Recovery
Here Joyoshare iPhone Data Recovery is an ideal iPhone data recovery tool that can be used to find and recover deleted or lost data from water damaged iPhone, broken iPhone, dead/disabled iPhone, factory reset iPhone, virus attacked iPhone, etc. with high success rate.
Being a professional iPhone 6 data recovery, it is capable of restoring more than 20 kinds of iOS data from iPhone, iPad or iPod touch, or from iTunes and iCloud backups, which include photos, WhatsApp messages, notes, calendars, reminders, call history, contacts, videos, voicemails, Safari bookmarks, etc. By using it, you can easily choose desired data types to recover and select designated files to preview. Don't worry its compatibility. It can work well for all series of iOS versions and models with no trouble.
Key Features of Joyoshare iPhone Data Recovery:
Retrieve 20+ data from water damaged iPhone 6
Support iPhone X/XS/Max/XR and the latest iOS 12
Recover data from not only common but also encrypted backups
Scan and restore deleted data from multiple data loss scenarios
Method 1. How to Recover Data from Water Damaged iPhone 6
Check whether your water damaged iPhone 6 can be connected, detected and recognized by a computer. If there is no problem to do that, you can follow the guide here to get started.
Step 1 Connect water damaged iPhone 6 on Joyoshare
Firstly, download and install Joyoshare iPhone Data Recovery on your computer. Then simply run it and choose "Recover from iDevice" mode to connect the water damaged iPhone 6.
Step 2 Fetch data from water damaged iPhone 6
After device connection, you can see the interface as below. Go to the right section to select needed data types for later retrieval, such as "Kik & Attachments", "Photos", etc. Next click on the "Scan" option to start to search data from water damaged iPhone 6.
Step 3 Retrieve data from water damaged iPhone 6
Joyoshare will take a while to scan the selected iPhone 6 data. After that, you can preview all recoverable and classified data in the left column. It's available to either "Select all" or choose desired data selectively. Or have a quick search and filter out needless items. When get what you want marked, simply tap on the "Recover" button to save them on computer.
Method 2. How to Retrieve Data from Water Damaged iPhone 6 with iTunes Backup
If you cannot connect your iPhone directly with computer to extract the recent data, you can give yourself one more chance to recover iPhone 6 data from previous iTunes backups. Here's how.
Step 1 Open Joyoshare and set "Recover from iTunes"
There is no need to connect the water damaged iPhone 6 this time. What you have to do is just to open Joyoshare program and change mode to "Recover from iTunes".
Step 2 Scan chosen iPhone 6 iTunes backup
A list containing all detected iTunes backups will be displayed in your sight. Choose the most recent one, hit its gear "Setting" icon to confirm data types and press on the "Scan" button at the right bottom.
Step 3 Restore data from water damaged iPhone 6's iTunes backup
Preview all scanned results in categories in real time. Figure out what data saved on the water damaged iPhone 6 is of importance for you. Tick them and click on the "Recover" button to recover and export on your computer's local folder.
Method 3. How to Restore Data from Water Damaged iPhone 6 with iCloud Backup
Likewise, the one who has enabled "iCloud Backup" option on water damaged iPhone 6 before can use another way below to restore data from iCloud backups as well.
Step 1 Log in iCloud on Joyoshare
Run Joyoshare iPhone 6 data recovery on your computer and follow the instruction to sign in iCloud account. Moreover, you are supposed to enter the received random code if two-factor authentication has already been turned on.
Note: Due to Apple's high encryption level, you cannot get access to download and extract data from iCloud backups if the iOS version is higher than 11.1 and the two-factor authentication has been enabled. Nevertheless, you can recover from iCloud backups at your disposal as long as two-factor authentication is closed.
Step 2 Scan downloaded iCloud backups
Joyoshare program will automatically detect all local iCloud backups and show them in a list. Choose the most possible one to download, select data types as you do before and click on "Scan" button to continue.
Step 3 Get water damaged iPhone 6 data off iCloud backup
Be patient to wait the scanning completion. Next you can have a careful check for all recoverable data. Select "Only show the deleted" option to quickly find important files and output them to computer with "Recover" button.