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[_] Recovering Android phones

Joshua Geake joshgeake at
Sat Nov 3 10:07:35 GMT 2018

There's a tatty mobile phone shop in bedminster, on the arcade outside
Asda. It's even called something like 'funky fones'. They're absolutely
superb and recovered an old android phone for me a couple of years ago.
Only cost £30.

On Sat, 3 Nov 2018, 09:57 James Geldart <james at wrote:

> Hi
> Anyone on here a whizz at (or know someone who is) recovering bricked
> Android phones? My LG G4 randomly froze yesterday and now won't get
> beyond the splash screen on boot. I've tried hooking it up to adb logcat
> and fastboot but no avail. I can just about get it to the 'reset to
> factory settings' screen but would like to get my data off if I can!
> Typically I was on my way back from holiday and the backups were only
> set to run when it was connected to Wifi...
> Cheers
> James
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