Enter Fonelab, a third party software solution that lets you back up and recover nearly everything on your device. The newly-released Fonelab has a streamlined interface, making the process of backing up or restoring your device fast and easy.
From PCWorld, Jun 6, 2014
Accidentally deleting vital information on your device is common, but you don't have to worry next time it happens, because FoneLab data recovery software can come to your rescue and retrieve the precious moments or important information you thought was lost for good.
From TopTenREVIEWS, Jun 19, 2014
The most important thing on your iPhone is your data. Be it family photos, critical messages, contacts, or anything else, losing it is simply not an option. Unfortunately, your iPhone may be lost, crashed or wiped off. Having a backup plan set before anything goes wrong is one of the most important tasks you will undertake. Fonelab for iOS can extract both existing and deleted data from iPhone and iTunes backup files.
|Supported Devices||Recoverable data|
|iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 5, iPhone 4S, iPad mini, iPad with Retina Display, The New iPad, iPad 2, iPod touch 5||Text content (8 types): Messages(SMS, iMessages & MMS, including Emoji), Contacts, Call History, Calendar, Notes, WhatsApp conversation, Reminders, Safari Bookmark|
|iPhone 4, iPhone 3GS, iPad 1, iPod touch 4||Text content (8 types): Contacts, Messages(SMS, iMessages & MMS, including Emoji), Call history, Calendar, Notes, WhatsApp conversation, Reminder, Safari bookmark Media content (7 types): Camera Roll (Photo & Video), Photo Library, Photo Stream, Message attachments, Voice memos, voicemail, WhatsApp attachments|
FoneLab for iOS can scan and export your photos and other important data on iPhone, iPad and iPod touch to computer for backup, whether it is deleted, lost or existing. Keep in mind don't use your iOS device any more when your data are lost because it could produce new data to overwrite the lost data and decrease the accuracy of data recovery.
Compared with iTunes, FoneLab for iOS gives you more freedom to select what to recover and where to save the exported files. It can easily extract photos from iTunes backup files (encrypted iTunes backups included), and export them to your computer in multiple formats for later use.
Have you lost important photos or messages in your app like WhatsApp, Instagram, Flickr, iPhoto, iMovie or Kindle? Don't panic. FoneLab can easily recover App Photos, App Video, App Document and of course WhatsApp Message/Attachments.
Apart from recovering lost data, you can also selectively back up existing data on your device to a computer. In the scan result, lost and existing data is displayed in different color.
Except video and audio files, you can preview photos, contacts, messages, call history, message attachments, and read notes, reminders, Safari bookmarks or other text. Furthermore, you can export these files to your computer.
Sync Recovered Data Back to Your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch
FoneTrans for iOS lets you transfer photo, music, video, contacts, ePub, PDF and ringtone files on your PC directly to your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. It also allows you to back up and transfer files (music, movie, pictures, TV shows, Podcast, iTunes U, eBooks, Camera Roll, ringtone, SMS, Contacts, voice memos, camera shot) from your iOS device to iTunes library/local disc as well as transfer data between different iOS devices.