When looking at data recovery pricing, one needs to consider that Desert Data Recovery is a Certified Data Recovery Professional, SEC606 Certified data recovery company with a Class 10 Clean Room and all work is completed in our fully equipped office in Phoenix. Both large corporations and consumers put their trust in us for their data recovery needs. We also work with local IT companies and Computer Stores to recover their clients’ critical data.

We offer a FREE 24 HOUR EVALUATION of your media, so that you know exactly how much it will cost to recover your data before committing to the recovery. Our data recovery prices are detailed below and they’re covered by our NO DATA, NO FEE Guarantee, so if for any reason we’re unable to recover your critical data, you don’t pay any recovery fee.  Contact us for more information.

Hard Drive Data Recovery Pricing

Logical Recovery Prices

Recovering data using specialist software and hardware

Type of Failure
Up to 3TBOver 3TB
Reformatted File System$195$195
Bad Sectors$395$495
Firmware Corruption$395$495

Mechanical Recovery Prices

Recoveries requiring Clean Room work to replace damaged mechanical parts prior to recovering the data

Clean Room ServicesAny size Hard Drive
Mechanical Recovery$750 plus parts*

*In order to complete a mechanical recovery we need to source parts from a compatible donor drive which is the same make, model and part number, made in the same factory and within 12 weeks of the patient drive. We will try to source the lowest cost donor drive from a reliable supplier and charge the parts, at cost, as a non-refundable deposit.

Flash Media Data Recovery Pricing


Removable Media – Flash Drives & SD Cards

There are so many types and sizes of removable media that it would be impossible to give exact pricing for each, so here is a list of the maximum price you would pay.

Removable Media Up to 8GB 16GB 32GB 64GB 128GB 256GB
Connector / Circuit Board Damage $195$195$195$195$295$295
"Chip Off" Recovery $295$295$395$495$695$895
Monolith Recovery$495$495$495$595$795$995

If you are unsure which type of media you have, bring it in for our free evaluation.


SSD Data Recovery Pricing


Solid State Drive Recovery

We have a flat rate recovery charge for Solid State Drives.

Recovery ServiceAny size SSD
SSD Recovery$495

RAID Array Data Recovery Pricing


The cost for RAID recovery depends on the number of drives in the RAID array, but typical cost is $500 per drive, regardless of whether the recovery is logical or mechanical. RAID recovery is always given priority status and our team will work around the clock to expedite the recovery process.

Number of Drives Typical Recovery Cost


Cell Phone Data Recovery Pricing

Cell Phone Recovery

The cost for cell phone data recovery depends on several factors such as the make/model of phone and whether the issue is caused by hardware failure, software corruption, physical damage or liquid damage. We do not offer a service to recover deleted data from functioning cell phones.

Type of FailureRecovery Cost
Liquid Damage$495
Physical Damage$295 to $495
Hardware Failure$295 to $495
Software Failure$295 to $495


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