This is an article that teaches you how to recover/extract data from a Samsung device such as a Samsung smartphone with a broken screen or a Samsung tablet.
If your Samsung device happens to have a black screen/broken screen and other screen damage, it is always bad for us to feel bad. What's worse is that we often don't know how to recover data from a Samsung device with a broken screen. Below we will provide you with several reliable and efficient methods to help you solve the difficulties for different phone screen damage situations.
Part 1: Repair/extract data from broken screen of Samsung with Android Data Recovery (Recommend)
If your phone screen is damaged and you can't operate your phone accordingly by opening the screen, then you need a third party application to help you recover your phone data. This is a wise thing to do. Here we will take you to know about Android Data Recovery and how to use it.
Key features of Android Data Recovery：
- Recover your data from a broken or black screen Android device even your devices cannot be used or cannot enter the system.
- Unbrick your Android mobile phone and fix it return to normal, including mobile phone black screen, stuck in the start screen, stuck download mode, and so on.
- Unlock the screen lock without losing your data on Android devices.
- Easily backup your data on Android devices to PC and selectively restore previous backups to supported Android devices.
- Restore data from your SD card.
Supported models: Samsung, HTC, LG, Huawei, Meizu, Xiaomi, Sony, Google, Motolora, Lenovo, ZTE, Meizu, Coolpad, Oplus, Micromax, OPPO, TCL, Asus, etc.
Supported data types: contacts, SMS, photos, WhatsApp messages & attachments, audio files, videos, documents and so on.
Step 1: Download the appropriate version of Android Data Recovery for MAC or WINDOWS. run it after installation is finished.
Step 2: Click "Broken Android Data Extraction" on the home page. Connect your phone to the computer via USB cable.
Step 3: You will see two options, one for screen damage and inoperable and the other for system damage, here we choose the first case and click "Start".
Step 4: Select your device name and model, click "I agree to the claim" and "Confirm" in turn.
Step 5: Follow the screen guide to enter the download mode and click "Start". During this process your phone problems will be fixed.
Step 6: After the phone is recovered, the data will be scanned and be displayed on the page.
Step 7: Select the data you need to recover and click "Recover".
There is still a solution for the case where the screen can be opened but cannot be operated on. We have to use some tools, a mouse, a micro USB to female USB cable adapter.
Step 1: Plug the micro USB cable into the phone's USB port
Step 2: Plug the mouse USB cable into the other end of the adapter
Step 3: Now you can operate your device with the mouse
If your screen is damaged and completely black, one solution is that you can connect it to your TV and display your phone's content through the TV screen. You will need an OTG USB adapter.
Step 1: Connect the OTG USB adapter's USB port to your Samsung device.
Step 2: Connect the power supply to the OTG adapter.
Step 3: Connect the HDMI cable plugged into the TV to the OTG adapter.
Step 4: Turn on the TV and select the channel that the HDMI cable is plugged into. Select HDMI and you will now be able to see the device's screen projected onto the TV screen. Now you can operate on your device.
If you have USB debugging turned on, you may choose to try this method.
Step 1: Connect your Samsung device to your computer using a USB cable.
Step 2: When the autoplay will start. Select the "Open folder/device to view files" option.
Step 3: Select the data files you need and copy and paste them from your device to your computer.