Apps that come along with Android
Apps installed by the manufacturer
Apps installed by a wireless carrier
Apps installed by the user
All of these store different types of data on the device. Application data often contains a wealth of information that is relevant to the investigation. Here is a sample list of possible data that can be found on an Android device:
Files or documents downloaded
Data that belongs to installed apps (Facebook, Twitter, and other social media apps)
Data belonging to different applications can be stored either internally or externally. In the case of external storage (SD card), data can be stored in any location. However, in the case of internal storage...