Simple ADB Backup lets you create desktop backups of your Android device without root
Simple ADB Backup makes it easy to create full device backups, or just app backups, incredibly easy. You can even backup app data, all without requiring you to root your device. It’s a graphical user interface (GUI) front-end for Android’s built in adb backup, so it saves you having to access the command line.
The program is available for Windows and Linux and does require you to be running Android 4.0 or higher. All you need to do is install the program and enable USB Debugging Mode. Then plug in your phone or tablet, open the application, and choose your preferred backup option. You can backup your whole device, just the apps with or without data, and even back up system apps and data. You can restore backups as well. Simple ADB Backup is free, and incredibly easy to use.
It is worth noting that adb backup itself can be buggy, so you may need to run the backup command several times before it works. Some devices, like Sony phones from 2011 and the HTC One series, may not work at all. Hit up the XDA Forums link below to get all the details, and to download the utility.
Tools like this are designed with the non-tinkerer in mind, in my opinion. I would prefer people familiarize themselves with their devices. Knowing how to access adb has saved my phone a time or two. But if you just want backups and don’t want to root your device or dig into it’s inner workings, Simple ADB Backup is perfect.
Source [XDA Forums]
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