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NANDroid

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NANDroid is a de-facto standard directory structure for storing Android system backups.

NANDroid backups can be created and restored using ClockworkMod and other replacement recoveries, and some Android apps, e.g.

The name NANDroid is a portmanteau of "NAND" (as in Wikipedia:Flash memory#NAND flash) and "Android."[1]

Circa Jul 17, 2012, ClockworkMod 6+ started generating backups in a different directory structure, to support data-duplication.[2]. (Does the term "NANDroid" track with this new format, or for compatibility does it refer exclusively to the previous format?)

Comment on the above paragraph: Perhaps the same term can be applied to both if we start applying a version number to it: Nandroid 1 and Nandroid 2.