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Being an Android user, you must be aware about the fact that it’s very important to keep the backup of your smartphone’s data always. Physical devices may lose, break down, or hijack. There are a number of reasons to backup your data, but no reason not to back up. It’s the best solution if anything goes wrong with your device. It’ll keep your data secure if you lose your device. You can access backup files on new mobile and restore them within minutes. Below 6 best Android backup apps are discussed which are helpful to you keep all your data safe and secure.



It’s an amazing backup app which includes the ability to backup your device remotely. It means you can start a backup of your Android device from any location by accessing the MyBackup website on your system. It’s available in two versions; in the free version you can backup your data to your SD card, and in the pro version of the app, you can use the MyBackup cloud or any other cloud storage service of your choice. It also allows you to view and manage your backed up content without restoring it first. This feature helps the users to see and know if the content is useful or not. Its new migrate feature allows you to transfer the whole content from one device to another supported device within a few minutes.

Backup Your Mobile

Backup Your Mobile is a free data backup solution with basic features. It’s light-weight and can backup a lot of things including apps, contacts, system settings, SMS, MMS, call logs, and various other programs. Its user interface is fairly simple and the app takes very minimal time to backup your stuff. It’s worth to try if you are looking for a simple and easy to use data backup application.

Easy Backup and Restore

As per the name, Easy Backup and Restore is an easy to handle application which can keep a backup of your stuff like call logs, contacts, MMS, calendar, and user dictionaries. Plus, it also allows you to take a backup of your device directly to Google Drive, Box.com, Dropbox, and OneDrive. It’s fairly simple application and you will not need root access for features such as batch restoring applications and app data.



Helium is one of the best among all which is developed by the professionals behind CyanogenMod ROM which is the most popular custom ROM available for the Android devices. The app is full of features and functions and as a result, it turns into a simple software application which can backup your complete Android device easily with just a few taps. The best part of Helium is that you can backup all your data and there is no need to root on your Android device. But in case of those users who have a non-rooted device, they need to download a standalone desktop companion for the same app which will allow you to take the backup of all the data on your Android device. It’s available in two versions free and paid. Its premium version lets you backup and syncs your backups with cloud storage service like, Google Drive, Dropbox, etc. so that you can easily restore your data directly from the cloud.

CM Backup


Clean Master is a popular cleanup and speed boosting application for the Android platform and the developers of the same application has developed CM Backup.  It is free and can back up all your important data to the cloud so that you can restore it with just a single tap whenever you need it. It offers free 5 GB of cloud storage on its personal secure servers and you can backup all your data, including call logs, messages, contacts, browser bookmarks, photos, videos, music, alarm data, calendar data, and much more. It also allows you to view and manage all your data by viewing it on the PC using the web link of the cloud.



There are many backup apps for Android, which has a bit complex UI. A complex UI makes it difficult for a new user to easily keep the backup or restore. But truBackup is one of the few backup apps for Android, which features a simple and sleek interface so that users can work easily with it. The app doesn’t require root at all and it backs up all your data, including audios, videos, call logs, contacts, SMS, music, and apps. One thing for your knowledge that it backs up your data not their data. But it allows you to schedule automatic backups so that everything stays backed up when you’re away from your Android phone, sleeping or doing something else. It’s available in two versions free and premium.

Natalie Green is an experienced technical content writer. She has done post graduation from a reputed university and likes to write unique and informative article about data recovery from android devices and how to ptotect these devices from virus & hackers attack etc.