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How to Extract Data and OBB File on Android Phone

Have you downloaded a game and desperately looking for a perfect way to extract the Data or OBB Android file into its right folder? This article will relentlessly acquaint you on how to make that possible.

There are a lot of games on the internet that requires OBB data before it can be launch and however, recent games now comes exclusively attached with OBB file to prevent users from the hassle of installation. Hopefully, be it attached with OBB file or not, you can simply install it with the help of this prexblog article.

1. Install ES Explorer App: The app is designed to manage files and other android phone application packages. Download the Es File Explorer app on Android Google playstore by clicking here. Install and the launch Es File Explorer app.

2. Download the OBB Data File to Storage: Download desired APK and OBB data file Android package which is always in .zip format to your phone inbuilt memory storage, you can decides to as well download it to external memory storage. It depends on the memory you feel like saving the space.

3. Install APK First: Launch the ES File Explorer android app you have installed earlier, locate the APK game you downloaded, tap on the game and install it but do not launch the game yet.

4. Extract The OBB File: Locate the OBB file in .zip format you downloaded earlier using the ES File Explorer android app. Hold the OBB file, at the bottom side, tap on “Extract” in order to move the file to another folder.

5. Extract OBB File To OBB Folder: Choose the path or folder where you want your OBB file to be moved into, which should be ”SD Card/Android/OBB/” but if you don’t see the OBB folder, kindly create a new folder and rename it to “OBB”.

6. Wait For File To Extract: After choosing the path in which the OBB file should be extracted into, kindly tap on “OK” and wait for some minutes (depending on the size of the OBB file) for the OBB file to be extracted to the OBB folder.

7. Launch APK: Launch the APK normally or through Es File Explorer android app and Voila! Enjoy your game!

Is it helpful? Encounter any problems? Kindly ask more questions and if it works for you, kindly share your experience!


  1. Harun Khalid Adeiza Harun Khalid Adeiza February 23, 2018

    Wow! That’s awesome indeed… Thanks for the reviewed info.. Now I have the idea of extracting data and obb file.
    God bless you.

  2. Haruna Mustorpha Haruna Mustorpha February 23, 2018

    Yeah! This is what I have been looking for.. Now I know how to Extract files. Good job @admin_care.

  3. Badmus Adebayo Badmus Adebayo February 23, 2018

    Thanks for this helpful tips but is there any other app that can be used for the extraction?

  4. Prexblog Prexblog Post author | February 23, 2018

    You can use Zip Archive but I prefer Es File Explorer… Fast and better, just according to the article above.

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