Overview: Whether you are upset or sleepless because of the loss or incorrect deletion of important data on your Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE, don’t worry, this article will show you how to quickly and safely recover your important data using multiple methods.
The Huawei Nova 8 series is basically equipped with a Huawei Kirin chip. It also uses a 6.5-inch FHD+ resolution 60Hz refresh rate LCD single-hole LCD screen in the upper left corner. The front lens is 16 million pixels, and the rear camera is the four camera combination of 48MP+8MP+2MP+2MP, and built-in 4000mAh battery, support 40W fast charge and so on, which can bring users a good experience.
Therefore, its high cost performance has been recognized by users and purchased and used. However, no matter how powerful a mobile phone is, there is still no guarantee that users will not experience user data loss during daily use. Fortunately, this article will teach you several ways to recover deleted and lost data from your Huawei Nova 8 series, so that you can deal with these problems calmly.
Part 1. Directly Recover Data from Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE without Backup
When comes to data recovery, we have to mention a software called Android Data Recovery.
Android Data Recovery is a professional and efficient data recovery master which can not only recover the data of Huawei and honor phones, but also retrieve data from any Android phones. In short, it can directly recover the data types of contacts, SMS, audio, videos, photos, call history, WhatsApp messages, documents, etc., with very high security on your Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE. No matter you losing data due to OS update or rooting, device stuck or not responding, device locked, forgotten password, ROM flashing, etc., Android Data Recovery will eventually find your data and complete the task perfectly.
Step 1: Download and install Android Data Recovery on your computer and run it. After entering the program, three modes will appear in the main interface. Please tick “Android Data Recovery”. Then connect the Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE to your computer with a USB cable. Next, the connection progress bar will appear on the main interface.
Step 2: After entering the program completely, it will automatically detects your Android version. You need to follow the steps provided by the program to turn on USB debugging, and then click “OK”.
Step 3: The recoverable data directory appears on the main interface, check the type of data to be recovered, and click “Next” after confirmation. Then the program will scan your phone.
Note: The program requires permissions to scan for deleted and missing data. If a window pops up on your device, remember to click the “Allow” button on the phone screen to make sure the request is remembered. If no such window pops up on your device, click “Try Again” to try again.
Step 4: After the scan is successful, the main interface displays the data types that can be recovered. You preview and confirm the data types, and then click “Recover”. All data that needs to be recovered will be saved on your computer. Please wait patiently. The length of time required for recovery depends on the amount of data recovered.
Part 2. Restore Data from Backup to Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE
Step 1: Run Android Data Recovery program on your computer, and select “Android Data Backup & Restore” mode after success.
Step 2: Connect Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE to the computer with USB cable.
Step 3: Now the “Device Data Restore” and “One-click Restore” options appear in the main interface. You can choose any one. Both can be used to restore backup files. The difference between them is the time spent.
Step 4: Select the backup you need from the backup list, and then click the “Start” button to extract the data in the backup. Then, select the data you want to recover and click “Recover to Device” to recover the data.
Part 3. Restore Data from Google Cloud to Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE
Before using this method, make sure you have backed up your files on the Google Cloud.
Step 1: Open “Settings > Accounts” on your phone, then click “Add Account”, and log in to your account.
Step 2: Follow the steps on the computer screen, and then select your backup device on the display backup device
Step 3: If you want to backup and restore all the data from Google Cloud, please click “Restore”, then “Restore all”, and then click “Arrow” to perform selective recovery.
Part 4. Restore Data from Huawei Cloud to Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE
In Cloud 10.6.2.300 or later, you can choose the recovery option (partial recovery / functional recovery). You can select the data that needs to be recovered and recovered. The specific operation is as follows.
Note: At present, Cloud Backup only supports some third-party application data. More applications will be supported in the future. If you want to learn more about the supported applications, see the “Cloud Backup” screen.
Step 1: First, connect your Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE to a stable Wi Fi network.
Step 2: Enter “Settings” >, log in with the Huawei ID of the mobile phone , please make sure to input the correct Huawei ID and password.
Step 3: Select Settings > Huawei ID > Cloud > Cloud Backup.
Step 4: Select the previous backup from backup, and then click “Restore”.
Step 5: If you see “Restore this backup?” , click “Restore”. If the restore home screen layout message is displayed, click “OK”.
Note: After recovering the data, if the message “Overwrite the App data” is displayed, check “I have read and learned”, and then click “OK”.
Step 6: If the recovery is completed, the phone will return to the main screen automatically.
Part 5. Restore Data on Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE with Universal Data Recovery
Universal Data Recovery is a safe, reliable and fast PC side data recovery software. It is suitable for recovering deleted and lost files including photos, documents, e-mails, voice memos, audio, videos and so on from computers, hard disks, flash memories, memory cards, digital cameras, etc..
In this way, you can insert the SD card into the reader and then plug it into your computer, or directly connect your Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE to computer via a USB cable. Then run “Universal Data Recovery” to scan for the lost data. You can then easily recover data from the SD card/internal storage by following these steps.
The following are the specific steps of this method:
Step 1: Download, install, and run Universal Data Recovery on your computer. Then connect your SD card reader or your device directly to the computer.
Step 2: When your device is recognized, you can also find different data types and disk options on the homepage. Select the data you want to recover, then select the SD card or your device’s disk name, and click “Scan” to quickly scan for the lost content.
Step 3: After scanning, you will find that the data is divided into different formats. Click files as needed to view details of specific projects, and then select them. You can use the “Filter” function to quickly find the files to be recovered. After selection, click “Recover” on the page to save the recovered data to your computer.
Note: If you can’t find the file you need, you can click the “Deep Scan” button performs a deep scan.
Part 6. Restore Data from Old Device to Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE with Phone Clone
There is no doubt that Phone Clone is a data migration tool, but when none of the above methods can retrieve your data, but you happen to have these data in your old phone, then it comes in handy.
Step 1. Download, install and run Phone Clone on both your old phone and Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE, if you have previously installed it, please ignore this step.
Step 2. Tap “This is the new phone” on your Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE to generate a QR code or WIFI network for connection. Tap “This is the old phone” on your old phone.
Step 3. Use your old phone to scan the QR code display on the Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE screen, or search the WIFI network that created by Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE.
Step 4. When the connection between the two devices is completed, select the files you want to transferred on your old phone, and tap “Transfer”, the Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE will receive data automatically. Please be patient and wait for the migration to complete. Remember not to use your phone during this process.
Part 7. Backup Data from Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE to Computer
Step 1: Run Android recovery software and select “Android Data Backup & Restore” on the main panel.
Step 2: Connect your Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE to your computer with a USB cable.
Step 3: After the connection is successful, select the “Device Data Backup” or “One Click Backup” option to back up your files.
Step 4: After the above steps are completed, click “Start” button to start transferring data from your Huawei Nova 8/8 Pro/8 SE phone to your computer.
Tips: If you select the “Device Data Backup” option, you need to select the files to be recovered, and follow the prompts to complete all data backup operations. Obviously, this way will save more storage space and time.