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How to backup and restore Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium

A friend of mine comes to me for help, he told me that his smartphone got wet because of a heavy rain, and now he has no way to start the phone. It doesn't matter to lose his device, the most important thing is that all his data has gone. And I have to underline the importance of data backup to him, if only he had backed up his device. I don't know if you have had the same experience like my friend, sometimes, our smartphone might get wet, broken, stolen or system failure, which resulted in our personal data loss. However, if you are wise enough to backup your device in advance, you will never suffer the pain of data loss. So I recommend that having a regular backup of your phone once again.

When you got the new Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium, do you know how to backup your device? Of course, you can sync your data to Google or other services, and upload your photo and video to Onedrive, Dropbox, Google photo, etc. Besides of these cloud services, I also recommend you to do local backup of your device. Local backup can be much safer and easier to access compared with the cloud service. And the following of this article takes your Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium as example to introduce you how to do a effortless local backup of your device. Simply read on.


1-click backup Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium to your computer with professional backup tool.

Syncios Data Transfer, a comprehensive data transfer tool that designed for users to 1-click backup and restore phone data on computer. Besides, it also allows you to transfer all contents from one device to another, cross-platform supported and restoring iCloud/iTunes backup and iTunes playlists to device. To backup and restore your Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium, don't hesitate to download the program to your computer and follow the steps below.


Step 1 : Install and Run Syncios Data Transfer

Connect Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium to your computer via an USB cable and launch Syncios Data Transfer program(You can also connect device using WiFi next time). You will see 4 modes on the main interface: Phone to Phone Transfer, Backup and Restore, Restore from iCloud Backup, Restore from iTunes Backup. Click on the Backup to PC button under Backup and Restore module.

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Step 2 : 1-click backup Xperia XZ2 Premium

Syncios will listed all supported files on the middle of the panel after your Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium connected to the computer successfully. Any detection problem, please follow this tutorial. Then simply select the contents you'd like to backup to your computer. Press the blue button Start Copy, and after a while, all of the data will be backed up to your computer.

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Step 3 : Restore the backup to Xperia XZ2 Premium

Of course, you are also allowed to restore the backup to your Xperia XZ2 Premium when you needed. Simply click on Restore from PC button this time, and Syncios will list all backup you have made, simply select your desired one and connect your device to restore the backup.

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Backup and Restore Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium

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