SSD Data Recovery

SSD Data Recovery

Our Reviews

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Before dealing with your company I was under the impression that data recovery is a very expensive and troublesome experience to be avoided at all costs. I was referred to you by my IT person, who gave a good report from a previous experience of referring a customer. After receiving an outline of your services

Kent Driver October 27, 2016

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The PAYAM Data recovery men are my IT hero’s! l was given a quote within 24 hours and they even took the time to explain to me all my options. After being turned down by 3 other people Paolo Bileci saved the day and did so at a very affordable price! It just goes to

Janine Sabeh October 28, 2016

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When a SSD Hard drive fails it is always a concern about whether data will be recoverable or not – luckily Payam were able to get all of our required files back off the drive, and at a very good price. Communication along the way was spot on also, would definitely recommend them!

Brad Will October 28, 2016

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It took a little time, but every moment was worth it. They were very professional and kept me posted along the line as to what was happening. Recovered all my data, allowed me to pay over instalments. Took a bad situation I created and made it better. Highly recommend for data recovery, these guys know

Paul Julian October 28, 2016

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I couldn’t be happier with the service I got from Payam. I saw 4 different companies before them who told me they would not be able to retrieve my lost photos. I was very distraught as I had just been on my first overseas holiday. Payam were able to get every single photo back. I

Raven V. October 28, 2016

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Awesome service and great people. Thanks Paolo.

Everything is taken October 28, 2016

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After visiting an apple store and learning my Macbook Pro had bad sectors I researched data recovery and tried Payam. They have managed to recover every file I needed, Including more than 2000 priceless photographs. I highly recommend them.

Eric Fariss October 28, 2016

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Understanding, efficient and quick service. Mark very knowledgable and was able to assist me by retrieving my ‘lost’ information from a time capsule with patience and ability. Thank you.

Kirsty Walker October 28, 2016

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I was quoted almost $2k, told parts needed replacing and it would take 4 weeks. Luckily I found Payam! They were a quarter of the price, nothing needed replacing and they were time efficient. These guys saved our business. I would definitely recommend!

James Barret October 28, 2016

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I called last week and spoke with Kevin. He was so helpful on the phone. I passed on Payam’s contact details to my client to deal directly with them.

Phillip Busch October 28, 2016

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I was super happy about my data recovery being done early this year. Kevin was very helpful and gave me a lot of advice. Thank you so much!

Aya Yamashita October 27, 2016

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We thought we’d never see our photos again. We don’t regret paying the money. We should recommend Payam to others and we are pleased that the job was done very quickly too.

Eddy Hartnet October 28, 2016

SSD data recovery services

Payam Data Recovery offers the most advanced Solid State Drive data recovery service in the world. If your SSD has suddenly become inaccessible, been damaged due to a liquid spill, suffered a power surge or suddenly failed, we can help.

Our team of extremely skilled and experienced data recovery engineers can temporarily repair SSDs that have been damaged due to a liquid spill, power surge, electrical damage, or firmware corruption.

First things first, please power off the solid state drive (SSD) and do not use it any longer to prevent further damage and for us to have the best chance of getting your data back for you.

Solid State Drive Data Recovery

Payam Data Recovery has been recovering data from SSDs ever since they were invented. This technology is changing quickly, and we are one of only a few companies in the world with the ability to work with these very complex types of electronics with tiny components and specific types of memory chips.

Our labs use state-of-the -art infrared rework machines, and perform BGA memory chip removal and re-balling. We also remove, read, and replace NAND memory chips. If your controller chip is damaged, our data recovery engineers have the expertise to remove and replace them, as well as take memory chips, dump the data to a file, and reassemble the memory chips using specially designed software. There are very few data recovery tools that can be used for SSDs. We use Ace Laboratory PC-3000 SSD, Soft-Centre Flash Extractor, and Rusolut visual NAND reconstructor. These tools do not help, however, when there is hardware data encryption, and in these cases our best chance of getting your data back is using highly specialised electronic repair skills.

How much does it cost?

Our prices range from $200 up to $1750 for our Economy Service, our Priority, and Emergency Service options are more expensive to get urgent service. The cost will depend on the type of problem your SSD has, how quickly you need the data back. We always offer a free assessment and quote. Only after we test it can we determine what the problem is for certain. Once we know, we will give you a written quote before we start work. We will try to offer you the cheapest solution to help get all of your files back in a safe, professional way with a good result.

Logical/Software

Economy Service Price range

$200 to $550

  • Basic backup service
  • File system corruption
  • Deleted Files/Re-Formatted
  • Unusual interface requiring an adapter
  • Non-Standard interface requiring soldering wires
  • Apple FileVault locked SSD with a known password

Hardware Issues

Economy Service Price range

$600 to $800

  • Liquid Damage (PCB damage only)
  • Power Surge (PCB damage only)
  • Firmware corruption
  • Bad Sectors/Read Errors
  • Broken connector
  • Custom interface requiring conversion.

Special Case Lab

Economy Service Price range

$1200 to $1750

  • Chip-off recovery method
  • Faulty controller chip
  • Controller and Memory Chip removal, reballing, reflowing.
  • Dead memory bank/chip(s)
  • Fire and Liquid Damage
  • Special case lab for research projects of any kind.

About our special case lab:
Did you know that Payam Data Recovery is one of the only companies in the world that has the specialised expertise, tools, experience, and determination to put in the effort to fix SSD problems to recover your important files even when other companies cannot help or will say nobody can do it? We do ímpossible’every day! This includes an in house memory chip and controller chip removal, reballing, reflowing of SSDs and chip-off extraction and SSD recovery methods all done in house. This includes NAND, BGA and controller chip removal, reconditioning, reballing and dumping to chips. We also use tools including Ace Labs PC-3000 SSD and Deepspar SSD to help access normally inaccessible SSDs with the help of a loader, firmware modifications or special reading methods. These types of jobs do take time, but we are probably the only company you will find that is prepared to do this work very patiently and spend the time to do it correctly to get your a perfect recovery result without causing damage to your SSD or memory chips.

Note: All prices quoted are in Australian Dollars and include GST.

How long will it take?

It depends on what the problem is and how the device responds to any temporary repairs made (e.g firmware modifications or PCB repairs). On average, the Economy service may take 2-3 weeks or longer. It has no guaranteed time frame, some jobs may take longer as Priority/Emergency jobs are done first.

We will keep you informed of the time required and remaining. You can always upgrade from Economy to Priority or Emergency as needed. It is important to know that some data recovery jobs we work on can be done very quickly, others can sometimes take weeks or months due to severe damage or rare spare parts needing to be ordered in. We will keep you updated at all times.

SSD Data Recovery

How fast is the Priority and Emergency Service?
In some cases, it may mean you get your data back in 1-2 days instead of 2-3 weeks. Sometimes, it may mean you get your data back in 1 week instead of longer for our Economy service. If you select the Priority or Emergency service, your data recovery request will be given priority in our lab, our best data recovery engineers will work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to get your data back to you as fast as possible.

What is your success rate?

We have a 95-99% success rate for common problems, such as drives with Bad Sectors/Read Errors (working very slowly), a damaged PCB (not powering on), a firmware corruption, a file system or partition corruption or simple data access problem due to being unable to connect the hard drive to your computer to make a backup (e.g a 1.8″ ZIF interface instead of a standard SATA or USB connection).

If for some reason the data cannot be recovered, we will let you know the reason and provide you with as much information as we can. Some problems cannot be fixed but the good news is most of the time with enough time and effort you will get your important files back!

We are proud to be the best data recovery company in the world, We are the only data recovery company in Australia recommended by Seagate, we are an official data recovery partner with Western Digital. We are the good guys in the data recovery business. We recover data from the most common types of SSDs every day including Samsung, Sandisk, Intel, A-Data, Corsair, OCZ and many other brands. Our passion is to help get your important lost data back  We are honest, transparent and the best at what we do. We know what to do, and simply need your approval to spend the time to do it.

Most problems can be fixed. It’s simply a matter of skilled data recovery engineers spending time and resources needed and using our proven methods, allowing us to recover your data in a safe and professional way.

Why choose us?

We are your best chance of getting your data back successfully in good condition.  We know what to do, how to do it and will always do it in a safe and professional way.

  • Our team of data recovery engineers uses specialised hardware, software, and technology that nobody else in Australia has. E.g BGA chip-off/rework equipment, firmware repair technology, and chip-off capability.
  • Our company is one of only a few in the world to use both Ace Labs PC-3000 SSD and Deepspar SSD disk imager.
  • We are the only Seagate authorised data recovery provider in Australia.
  • Toshiba refers clients to us for data recovery in Australia.
  • We have the biggest team of data recovery engineers in Australia, working together to help solve your problem and get your files back with the highest possible chance of success.
  • We will always be honest, answer all of your questions and keep you updated during the data recovery process. Our goal is to help you recover your data.

Ready to get started?

What are you waiting for? Submit a new job now and let’s get your files back!

Step 1: Complete this form then print the submit a job form you will be provided as a PDF file.
Step 2: We will test your device then give you a quote to seek your approval before starting work.
Step 3: Approve the quote then we will start our work. Or decline the quote and you may collect it from us. If you would like us to send it back to you, we charge $20 for the delivery back to you.
Step 4: If your data is recovered, we can copy the files to another device or provide you with a link to download the files if you prefer.

When posting your device to us, please pack in a cardboard box with at least 3-4 cm of bubble wrap on all sides to protect it from further damage.

If you would like to bring it to our office in person, you are welcome to visit us during our business hours of 9am to 5:30pm, Monday to Friday. No appointment is needed.

Please call on 1300 444 800 (or +61 2 80766079 for overseas callers) if you have any other questions.