Yes, you can still recover data stored on a damaged recording media, as long as the files have not been written over. The severity or type of damage your recording media sustained is a main factor on the success rate of data recovery. Below are examples of recording media available:
- Tapes (VHS, Microcassette, Audio)
- Compact Discs (CD)
- Blu-ray Disc™ (BD) media
- Flash media (such as Memory Stick® media or Micro Vault® storage devices)
Companies like Sony Media Services or DriveSavers® Data Recovery offer professional data recovery services. For more information and pricing, visit the Sony Media Services website or the DriveSavers Data Recovery website.