This article shows you how to backup videos from Android to computer and cloud safely.
When we clear up the storage of our Android phone, we find that videos are the problems. You may have many videos which almost take up 50% of the total storage of your smart phone and SD card. But you don’t want to delete them because they are memorable, precious, funny and important. So the best way to deal with your videos on Android phone is backup them on computer or cloud service. In this article, I would like to introduce you 2 ways to do that and I will give a a simple comparison between them. So you can choose one to backup your Android videos.
Google provides users 15 GB storage to backup their photos, videos and other document files for free. I think it’s enough for normal backup of your Android videos. Now let’s backup Android videos to Google Drive.
1. Open Google Drive on your phone and click Plus icon
2. Select “Update” button and you are allowed to select videos from your Android phone to upload.
I know a program called Android Data Backup & Restore. It can connect your Android phone and backup anything from your Android phone to computer. It can backup videos, messages, photos, contacts, call logs, WhatsApp messages, music, books and other document files from your Android phone to computer. You can even make an encrypted backup file.
Step 1. Run Android Data Backup & Restore Program
Free download, install and run this program. On the main interface, select “Android Data Backup & Restore” option. You will enter the interface below:
Step 2. Select Videos and Backup
Click “Device Data Backup” option and you are allowed to select the file types you want to backup. You need to select “Videos” on the data list. If you want to backup other data, just select them. If you want to backup all the data on your Android phone, you need to select “One-Click Backup” on the interface. Learn how to backup Android Data step by step.
Click “Start” button, this program will backup your videos from Android to computer. if you want to make a encrypted backup file, you need to check the box before “Encrypted Backup” on the interface. You need to enter a password for this backup file. Of course, if you want to restore this backup file to Android phone, you need to use this password.
Which Backup Method is Better?
Google Drive allows you to backup photos, videos and other document files to cloud. Android Data Backup software can backup messages, photos, videos, contacts, call logs, WhatsApp messages, music, books and other document files to your computer as encrypted files. If you don’t want to use cloud because the safety issue, you can select Android Data Backup & Restore program. Google Drive allows you to download the uploaded files to your computer, so when you want to use them, you can download them. Android Data Backup software allows you to restore your Android phone with the backup file with 1-click or separately. You can directly restore the data you want to use to your Android phone. The last but not the least, Google Drive is free for 15 GB but Android Data Backup & Restore program costs $25.95 for lifetime use and free update.