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How to Backup and Restore Sony Xperia XZ1

The Sony Xperia XZ1 is a flagship Android smartphone manufactured and marketed by Sony. The phone was announced to the public along with the Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact at a press conferences which was held at IFA 2017 on August 31, 2017. It is the successor to the Sony Xperia XZs. The Sony Xperia XZ1 (along with the XZ1 Compact) were the first Android smartphones to launch with Android 8.0 Oreo pre-installed. It features IP65/68 waterproofing and dual front-facing stereo speakers. Like the Sony Xperia XZ Premium, Sony Xperia XZs and Sony Xperia XZ1 Compact, it features a 19MP, 1/2.3" Sony IMX400 camera capable of taking 960 fps slow motion video.

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Method 1: Syncios Manager's 1-Click Backup and Restore

You can now use this comprehensive program -- Syncios Manager to achieve one click backup and restore your phone.

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Preperation:

First of all, you need to download and launch Syncios Manager on your computer. Then launch the program and connect Sony Xperia XZ1 to computer. If you encounter any detection problem during the process, just click here to fix. After synchronization, select 'Toolkit' module and you will see '1-Click Backup' and '1-Click Restore' funtion.

toolkit interface

1-Click Backup:

Click '1-Click Backup' option, then 4 main categories will show up. You can click the expand button to select more items of your needs. Just simply select the checkbox of each item you want and choose your saving route. Click 'Start Backup' to launch the process.

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1-Click Restore:

Click '1-Click Restore' option and all the backups you have made by Syncios Manager's '1-Click Backup' will show on the interface. Select the backups you like and click 'Next'. Choose the certain content you would like to restore back and click 'Start Recover' to launch the process.

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Tips:

If you click on the expand button behind 'Information' and 'Media', you will see more items under these categories.

Information: Media
  • Contacts
  • SMS
  • CallLog
  • Calendar
  • Bookmark
  • Music
  • Video
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Method 2: Select Contents by manual

If you want to select the certain contents to transfer, then you can also use Syncios Manager. You can import, export, delete and edit your data by manual.

Export Contents: Select the category you would like to backup for. Then choose the certain contents, file and folder are all available to export. Click 'Export' button after selecting the specific items. Finally choose your saving route and click 'Export' to backup.

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Import Contents: Also select the category you would like to import to. Then click 'Import' or 'Add' button on the menu bar. You can select file or folder of your willing then select the content and click 'OK' or 'Open' to import.

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Method 3: Backup and Restore data by Syncios Data Transfer

Syncios Data Transfer can really fit the one who like to do things in a super easy way. You only need one click to finish all the transferring work.

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Backup Sony Xperia XZ1: Select 'Backup to PC' option. Once the system finish to synchronize your Sony Xperia XZ1, the content of your phone which are available to backup will show in the option box. Choose the content you want and also select your saving path. Click 'Start Copy' and wait till complete.

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Restore Sony Xperia XZ1: Select 'Restore from PC' option. Once the system finish to synchronize your Sony Xperia XZ1, the backup file you have made before will show on the left panel. Select the backup file you want, then click 'Start Copy' and wait till complete.

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Tips: If you encounter any detection problem during the process, just click here to fix.


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Supported OS: Android 2.1 to Android 8.0

Supported Files: contacts, messages, apps, music, videos, photos, call logs, bookmarks.

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How to Backup and Restore Sony Xperia XZ1

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