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Do photos survive a factory reset (Android)?

I sold my old Oreo but I'm paranoid. I had about twenty old photos (nothing special) and I deleted them, even from the trash. Then factory reset. That should be enough. As explained on security.SE: ...
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adb-sync along with rsync for fastest way to backup gigabytes of media & photos file to HDD disk regularly

Try the --size-only commandline option on the rsync client. rsync's "quick check" algorithm only updates files if the size or last-modified time (mtime) do not match. For various reasons, ...
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How does WhatsApp's Delete For Everyone work for photos?

When someone (e.g. an administrator, the sender) deletes a photo for everyone, the respective file on the internal storage will be automatically deleted when the recipients' WhatsApp is online. This ...
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