"Help! I updated my iPhone 5 to the new iOS 7.1 and found all the data lost. Stupidly, I have never backed up my device. Some of the data mean a lot to me! Could I do anything to restore iPhone 5 without backup files?"
This message for help is from an iPhone 5 user, with whom you may get the same or similar experiences, like you lost data after jailbreak, iOS upgrade, factory setting restore or you just inadvertently deleted some important files and want to recover data from iPhone 5 without backup. In fact, when you deleted or lost iPhone 5 data, like contacts, text messages, photos, etc. these files would not be gone for good and they just disappear from the iPhone 5 screen. Therefore, to restore iPhone 5 without backup, what you need is just a professional data recovery tool, iPhone Data Recovery, to help you scan and preview all iPhone 5 data.
iPhone 5 Data Recovery allows you to optionally view and selectively retrieve any iPhone 5 files, such as photos, messages, contacts, call history, videos, etc. What's more, there is no need to put your iPhone 5 to DFU mode, which can save a lot of time for you to restore iPhone 5 without iTunes backup.
Here is a simple tutorial to recover iPhone 5 without backup with iPhone 5 Data Recovery.
Run iPhone 5 Data Recovery on your computer and connect iPhone 5 to it. Choose "Recover Data from iOS device" and click "Start Scan".
Choose any files to preview, select the wanted ones or all of them and specify a proper save path to recover iPhone 5 without backup files.
You are strongly recommended to back up iPhone 5 in case of data loss forever due to some unexpected circumstances, like your iPhone 5 is damaged, stolen, lost, etc.
Besides the functions to backup iPhone 5 and restore iPhone 5 without backup files, iPhone 5 Data Recovery can also help you selectively preview and recover any data from iTunes backup files and from iCloud backup files. . Try it to recover lost or deleted iPhone 5 data from backup if you have backed up your iPhone 5.