Accidentally deleting important photos on your Android phone can be a frustrating experience. But don't panic! There are several ways to recover permanently deleted photos on Android. In this article, we'll tell you how.

Method 1: Use a data recovery application

There are many data recovery apps for Android available on the Google Play Store. Some of these apps are paid, while others are free. To use a data recovery app, follow these steps:

  1. Download and install a data recovery app on your Android phone.
  2. Launch the app and follow the onscreen instructions to recover deleted photos.

Note that this method does not always work and some photos may be unrecoverable.

Method 2: Use Google Photos

If you have enabled automatic photo backup to Google Photos, you can recover permanently deleted photos on your Android phone. To do this, follow these steps:

  1. Open the Google Photos app on your Android phone or go to the Google Photos website on your computer.
  2. Click the trash can to view deleted photos.
  3. Select the photos you want to recover.
  4. Click "Restore" to recover deleted photos.

Make sure that automatic photo backup is enabled on Google Photos to avoid loss of photos in the future.


Recovering permanently deleted photos on Android may seem difficult, but it's not impossible. Use one of these methods to recover your important photos. If you cannot recover all your photos, make sure to back up your photos regularly in the future to avoid losing important photos.