How to Erase iPhone Data without Restore?
Most of people worry about their private data would be revealed and stealed by other unknown people if they sell their old iPhones for getting a new one. Therefore, they choose to restore the iPhone to the factory default settings and feel safe because after the restoring, all the data are gone and we can't see any data on the iPhone. However, Apple doesn't delete your iPhone data, which means it can be easy to access the deleted data on your iPhone.
It is really necessary to delete everything on your iPhone before you trade it on eBay because you will never know who will get your iPhone and what he will do with your private data. Since restoring the device to factory settings is useless, why not use professional iPhone data erasing software like iPhone Data Eraser. With it, you can delete contacts, SMS, phone numbers, user names, passwords, emails and many more from iPhone 6/5S/5C/5/4S/4/3GS.
Below is the detailed guide showing you how to erase everything on iPhone by using iPhone Data Eraser:
Step-by-step Guide Shows How to Delete Data on iPhone without Restore
Step 1: Run Software and Connect iPhone to PC
Run the tool after you download and install it. Then, connect your iPhone to the computer via Apple provided USB cable and you will see the program detect the iPhone automatically once the connection is successful. Choose to erase all data on device or just erase deleted files.
Step 2: Choose Lever of Data Erasing as You Want
The program provides you with three different levers for erasing data: Low - Medium - High. You can directly choose the default second Medium lever, which will leave no traceability of data erasure and use random data to overwrite all existing and deleted data on your iPhone.
Step 3: Start to erase iPhone data without restore
Click on the "Start" button to begin erasing your important and private data from iPhone.
After the data erasing, your iPhone will become a totally new one now. No one can recover data from it, regardless of any kind of data recovery software he will use.