How to backup data on Android 9 Pie

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Want to backup & restore android 9 Pie data to Google account or PC? Here’s how to backup data on Android 9 Pie devices such as Google Pixel, Pixel 3, Pixel 3 XL, Pixel 2 XL and more. By default automatically back up to Google drive in latest android Pie devices. You can individually backups data such as app data, call history, contacts, photos & videos, SMS messages and more.

You can choose backup account using backup section under system settings. Also individually enable/disable back up photos & videos for WhatsApp images, Instagram, layout, Snapchat, Bluetooth etc. Follow below given step by step process to backup data on Android 9 Pie.

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How to backup data on Android 9 Pie using Google drive or PC

You can enable/disable backup to Google drive in your android 9 Pie using system settings. Check out below given settings.

Step 1: Swipe down notification panel and tap Settings gear icon

Step 2: Scroll down up to end of the page and tap System

Advanced settings for android 9 Pie

Step 3: Tap Advanced

Android 9 Pie backup data

Step 4: Tap Backup

How to backup data on Android 9 Pie

Step 5: Turn on toggle back up to Google Drive or tap account if you want to add new account to backup & restore data to PC or Google account

Now automatically backup your device data to add email ID. When turn off & delete backup data, it will be permanently deleted from Google drive. Photos and videos that have already been backed up will still be available in Google photos.

How to individually enable Android backups and restore on Pie

Here you can individually backup data for apps, call history, contacts, SMS, photos & videos and device settings.

Android backups and restore on Pie

Settings > System > Advanced > Backup > Active backups > Select from list your want to backup data and turn on toggle

Now automatically backup & restore that app data to your Google or other account you selected.

How to back up photos & videos on Android 9 Pie

If you have Pixel devices, photos & videos uploaded from your device get unlimited free storage at original quality. You can enable back up & sync for photos & videos using below given settings in your android Pie and Oreo.

Settings > System > Advanced > Backup > Active backups > Photos & videos > back up & sync

Your camera folder is automatically backed up. Also enable cellular data backup for photos & videos. Choose other folders to backup such as Layout, WhatApp, Screenshot, Instagram, Facebook etc. You can download android backup app from play store to backup android phone to Google account. Also backup android phone to PC using USB cable.

And that’s all. We hope this makes it clear how to backup data on Android 9 Pie. If you have any question, tell us in below comment box. Stay and connect with us for latest updates.

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