Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android

Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android

Download Editors' Rating:
3.5
Very good
Average User Rating:
3.5
out of 19 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.1.1
  • Total Downloads:
    62,352
  • Date Added:
    Apr. 28, 2015
  • Price:
    Free to try (Recovery disabled); $49.95 to buy (Buy it now)
  • File Size:
    50.26MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    852
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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Dr.Fone by Wondershare is a superb application that makes retrieving missing data a breeze. Anyone can use this program because of its attractive and intuitive, step-by-step guide. Dr.Fone's free trial performance is outstanding, but like all free software, there are the occasional hiccups.

Pros

Great support: Wondershare Dr.Fone provides excellent directions for making the most of the software, including rooting your phone and managing debugging tools. Web site support is clear-cut and easy to follow.

Excellent operation: Although this application took approximately one hour and 20 minutes to retrieve all of our data, it performed better than expected. Thousands of photos, dozens of videos, and hundreds of text messages were found after being previously deleted.

Cons

Misleading, slow setup: The installation wizard encouraged us to download two additional programs but made them out to be part of Wondershare Dr.Fone. We found this to be troublesome, and it complicated the installation process.

Unsupported devices: We originally used an HTC One m8 for our tests, but this device was not recognizable, causing us to test a different device instead. The HTC One m8 is new, so we understand the lack of support, but this is a sign that Dr.Fone is not updated often.

Bottom Line

Wondershare Dr.Fone lives up to its promise and cannot be any easier to understand and operate. The free trial is very powerful and should handle any general issues you may have, but the paid version is still best for those that need to do large recoveries. Download and use Dr.Fone if you need to recover any lost data on your Android phone; and if your device is not supported, we recommend looking into similar applications that may be more up to date.

Editors' note: This is a review of the trial version of Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android 4.3.0.

 
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User Reviews
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1 stars

"worthless can't recover most recent photos"

March 15, 2015

 |  Version: Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android 4.8.1

Pros

great if you just want to find a very small, random sample of photos deleted from your phone over the past 6 months

Cons

worthless if you're looking for all of the photos you just accidentally deleted from your phone a few minutes ago

Summary

I just deleted a bunch of photos from my phone, mistakenly believing they had been saved to my computer. Tried to use this software to recover them. Doesn't find a single one although it does find a small random assortment of photos deleted from my phone over the past few months? doesn't effectively do the exact thing it says it does.

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1 stars

"It's Spyware/Malware Etc,.."

March 04, 2015

 |  Version: Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android 4.8.1

Pros

Good for making your computer run slow, and raise your blood-pressure.

Cons

Basically impossible to delete, and they provide you zero info to fully unistall it on their site.

Summary

F*CKING GARBAGE

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4 stars

"good small software"

February 04, 2015  |  By amitsk1994

 |  Version: Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android 4.8.1

Pros

easy to use

Cons

this review part is irritating

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1 stars

"Just a crap!!"

January 13, 2015  |  By AJMSTECH

 |  Version: Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android 4.8.1

Pros

Nothing. It just waste of time and money

Cons

Everything. From interface to performance.

Summary

This is not the program what I'm thinking. Just a crap and waste of time. Desktop recovery programs like Stellar Phoenix Photo Recovery software does much better job and even recover files from internal or external location of your digital camera, smartphone and other handheld devices.



I've found a great tutorial where you can learn more about the program:



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Thanks!!

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5 stars

"Great Tool but needs a Call History recovery"

January 07, 2015  |  By TongDoug

 |  Version: Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android 4.8.1

Pros

Best software for android recovery. Thanks

Cons

If only they had a call history recovery

Summary

Great tool, I was able to get all of my lost information from my Android. I just wish they had a call history recovery so that I could get those unsaved numbers as well.

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5 stars

"It worked!"

January 07, 2015  |  By wangglei

 |  Version: Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android 4.8.1

Pros

It\'s exactly what I need. You saved my data and solved my problem... Great!

Cons

Would be great if it worked like the Apple iOS version and separated the picture messages images into its own slot, making it easier to recover all images.

Summary

Thank you so much! I accidentally deleted pictures I took from my Samsung S3 last night and I was so upset. I prayed that this would work and it did!! It took a long time but I would do it all over again and I would recommend this product to anyone!! Thank you again.

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5 stars

"Thank you!"

December 28, 2014  |  By MastaJz

 |  Version: Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android 4.8.1

Pros

Got ALL of my photos on my phone that I had deleted in error. Totally worth it.

Cons

None, it helped me big time.

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5 stars

"Good for me!"

December 22, 2014  |  By guppy-meta

 |  Version: Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android 4.8.1

Pros

Nice! My little brother uses a HTC phone and he want to recover his contacts. If it also supports recovering contacts from HTC, it'll be better.

Cons

(nothing to write in this)

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5 stars

"Saved my contacts!"

December 15, 2014  |  By Wanyeash

 |  Version: Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android 4.8.1

Pros

My little son deleted all my contacts on my Samsung Galaxy Mini. Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android really worked! Thank you, Wondershare guys!

Cons

none. it works well!

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5 stars

"It's good!"

December 04, 2014  |  By greenlepat

 |  Version: Wondershare Dr.Fone for Android 4.8.1

Pros

I need help I accidentally deleted some pictures and i want them back as soon as possible. I\'ve tried this Dr.Fone for Android. It finds them back, as well as many other older pictures.

Cons

couldn't find any faults.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 5.1.1
  • Fixed a minor bug.
General
Publisher Wondershare Software
Publisher web site http://www.wondershare.com
Release Date April 28, 2015
Date Added April 28, 2015
Version 5.1.1
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Backup Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP/Vista/7/8
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 50.26MB
File Name drfone-for-android-cnet_full1531.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 62,352
Downloads Last Week 852
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Recovery disabled
Price $49.95

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