Samsung released its new foldable phone in the series of Z Fold. The new model of Z Fold is Samsung Z Fold 4. The Galaxy Z Fold 4 was launched on August 26, 2022. This phone stands best when it comes to looks and specs. However, with delicacy comes fragile nature as well. The structure of Z Fold 4 is very delicate. The screen may break if it falls. In this guide, we will discuss an efficient and valuable hack that might help you recover data from broken Galaxy Z Fold 4 without any third-party services.
Guide to recover data from broken Galaxy Z Fold 4:
Now, if your screen is broken and you can’t unlock your phone as the fingerprint scanner lies on the screen itself, and if your phone is restarted, it might require a password to give you access. If the phone’s screen is broken, it is impossible to enter the password.
The problem that will stop you from accessing the data even if your Galaxy phone is connected to the PC, you first need to unlock the phone to access the data on the computer.
In this guide, we will try to unlock your phone remotely. So you can connect it to your PC and retrieve your data. Of course, for this method to work, you need to have access to your Samsung account.
Follow the steps below to retrieve data from broken Galaxy Z Fold 4:
1. First, you need to log in to your Samsung account on Find my mobile.
2. Once you are logged in, you will see the location of your Galaxy Z Fold 4 on the map along with other few options on the screen.
3. In options, you will see the option of Unlock.
4. Click on it; will unlock your phone.
5. Now, use the data cable to connect your Z Fold 4 with your PC to recover the data that is present in it.
Once you have recovered the data from it, you can use the erase option to delete all the data that is present in your phone’s internal storage before giving the phone for repair or warranty coverage. Even if some local repair shop fixes your phone, ensure you erase the personal data present in your phone before giving it to someone for repair or replacement.
Recover Photos, Contacts, Notes, and Calendar:
Suppose you were using certain apps which save all your data on the cloud. You may be able to recover the data from the cloud. It is highly recommended to back up all your data on the cloud. Then, if any bad thing happens, like if your phone gets stolen or broken, you can always recover your data and get it back on another device.
1. First of all, if you were using the Samsung cloud, you can recover back up of all your data from the cloud using this guide.
2. Suppose you were using Google Photos instead of the Samsung stock gallery app. You can recover all your pictures and videos on the Google Photos website.
3. All your contacts and notes can be found on Contacts and Key Notes websites by your Gmail account that you used to set up the Google play store on your Galaxy Z Fold 4.
Once you have finished and recovered or retrieved the data, make sure to erase all the data on your phone.
About Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4:
The Galaxy Z Fold 4 is the latest ultra-premium foldable phone from Samsung. The Z Fold 4 comes in different colors, i.e., Gray-green, Beige, and PhantomBlack. In addition, Z Fold 4 also comes in Burgundy color. Samsung Galaxy Z Fold 4 features a 6.2-inch cover display and a 7.6-inch main display. The foldable features an HD+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X panel on the outside with a resolution of 2316 x 904 pixels and a 120Hz adaptive refresh rate.
In addition, the internal screen has a QXGA+ Dynamic AMOLED 2X panel with a resolution of 2208 x 1786 pixels and a 120Hz refresh rate. There are triple rear cameras on black of Z Fold 4. The first is a 12 MP Ultra Wide Camera with an f/2.2 aperture. The second is a 50 MP Wide Angle camera with f/1.8 aperture, and the last is a 10 MP Telephoto camera with f/2.4 aperture. These Cameras also have many modes like Single Take, Photo, Video, Pro, Night, etc. There are two front cameras, one camera is on the Cover screen, and another one is on the main screen. The cover screen camera is a 10MP camera with f/2.2 aperture, and one on the main screen is a 4MP under-display camera with f/1.8 aperture.
Galaxy Z Fold 4 has Snapdragon 8+ Gen 1 paired with 12 GB RAM. It has 256GB at the base and up to 1TB of storage. The Z Fold 4 consist of a 4400 mAh dual battery. The software supports Z Fold 4 on Android 12.
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