Compare AOMEI Backupper's Editions
The following table describes the features and availabilities supported by different editions. Compare and choose the right edition based on your needs.
Features AB Standard AB Pro AB Server
System backup and restore
Disks backup and restore
Partitions/Volumes backup and restore
Files/Folders backup, sync and restore
(More faster) (More faster)
Schedule backup
Incremental backup
Differential backup
Restore system to dissimilar hardware
Disk clone
Partition clone
System clone (Need to unlock)
Command line backup
Make backups from command line prompt or by creating scripts.
Merge backup images
Combine full backup and its chained incremental backups into a single backup for better management.
Backup disk space management
Automatically delete old backup images based on specified value to save backup disk space.
PXE boot tool
The maximum number of computers allowed to use the PXE network booting service provided by server-side computer.
2 client computers Unlimited client computers Unlimited client computers
Windows 10, Windows 8.1/8, Windows 7, Windows Vista, and XP
Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008 and 2008 R2
Windows Server 2012 and 2012 R2, Windows Home Server 2011
Windows Small Business Server (SBS) 2003, 2008, 2011
Priority technical support Low Medium High
License type
The maximum number of computers allowed to install the software
- 2 PCs 2 Servers
Free Lifetime Upgrade
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Free Lifetime Upgrade
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To rescue system failure or data loss, backup is important and necessary. AOMEI free backup software provides basic and advanced features to ensure the safety of your system and data.

System Backup

One-click system drive backup of all contents, including Windows operating system, installed applications and custom settings without interrupting your work.

File Backup

Securely back up individual files and folders, such as email, photos, videos, documents, games and programs. Also support backing up files from one network/NAS to another.

Disk Backup

Backup your hard disk drives, including basic disk, dynamic disk, MBR disk, GPT disk, external disk, USB flash drive and other storage devices that can be recognized by Windows.

Partition Backup

If you just want to backup one or more specified partitions or dynamic volumes, not entire disk. This free backup software allows you to back up partitions or dynamic volumes to a compressed image file.

File Sync

Synchronize files and folders automatically with a schedule to local disks, external hard drives, removable USB flash drives, NAS or network shared folders.

When disaster happens (e.g. system crash, virus infection, accidental error), you can restore everything back to its original state or retrieve lost/deleted data.

Dissimilar Hardware Restore

Restore a system backup image created on one computer to another/new computer with dissimilar/different hardware, or migrate system to virtual machine.

System Restore

Easily and quickly restore system partition and ensure system bootable after restoration. MBR and GPT/UEFI disk supported.

File Restore

Rapidly recover files and folders that are lost, deleted or corrupted, or restore to an earlier time from backup images.

Disk/Partition Restore

Completely recover the entire hard disk drive, partition or dynamic disk volume to the point you ever backup.

Selective File Restore

Selectively restore individual files and/or folders from a backup image file without recovering the entire backup.

AOMEI Backupper Standard is also free system, partition and disk cloning software. It enables you to migrate system drive, transfer data, upgrade disk, or replace old small hard drive with new large one.

System Clone

Migrate operating system (OS) and all applications in system drive to the faster SSD or a larger hard disk drive without re-installing Windows. MBR and GPT/UEFI disk supported.

Disk Clone

Copy a hard drive to another without creating an image file. The free program allows resizing partitions during the cloning process. Besides, it supports to copy hard disk drive (HDD) to solid state drive (SSD).

Partition Clone

Create an exact duplication of your partition or dynamic disk volume, and exactly transfer it to another partition or hard drive.

Backup Types:

Incremental & Differential Backups

Based on a full backup, the software enables you to save time and disk space by only backing up changed or new data. Besides, you are able to add comments for incremental and differential backups.

Schedule (Automatic) Backup

Set up a schedule to automatically backup your system and data, especially for users who want to create backups at a lesser frequency or have multiple backup schedules (e.g. daily, weekly, monthly).

Backup Settings:

Encrypt and Compress

Set a password for each backup to protect it from unauthorized access. Specify an industry leading compression algorithm to compress backup images for taking up less disk space.

Comment and Edit

Add comments for backup tasks so that they can be easily identified. Let you know what a backup is for or what it contains. Change the task name and the saved directory of backup images at anytime.

Notifications and VSS

Send backup completion status to your email by using AOMEI SMTP server. Microsoft Volume Shadow (VSS) allows you to back up files that are in use, especially for open and locked files backup.

Split and Delete

When backup images being created, they can be split into multiple smaller ones or proper sizes to fit storage media. Delete a backup task or together with its backup image files.

Built-in Utilities:

PXE Boot Tool

Start up client PCs within LAN through the network booting by using AOMEI Windows PE and Linux micro-system or your own personalized bootable image file on a master PC for system maintenance. No need to insert physical bootable media and support for 2 client PCs.

Bootable Rescue Media Creator

Make a Linux or Windows PE bootable media (CD/DVD disc or USB drive) for data backup and disaster recovery in case of Windows cannot boot. It is also available for backing up to shared folder and restore from network under bootable environment. Besides, you can manually add additional drivers when create Windows PE bootable media.

Explore and Check

Mount a backup image as a virtual partition so that you can browse its contents in Windows Explorer. Check backup images integrity to ensure they can be restored successfully.

Export/Import and Logs

Export all backup tasks stored in an XML file which can be imported later. View what operations the program has done and record the events that occur during a backup process.

Supported Technologies:

NAS Supported

Set Network-Attached Storage (NAS) as the destination path to easily backup to NAS or restore from NAS. Also, it's able to config IP, subnet, gateway, DNS for accessing your NAS.

GPT & UEFI Boot Supported

Completely support GPT disk and smoothly work with UEFI boot

Dynamic Volumes Supported

Dynamic Volumes Supported: Fully support to backup and restore system and/or data volumes (partitions) on a dynamic disk, including simple, spanned, striped, mirrored and RAID 5 volumes.

Operating Systems:

Windows 10
Windows 8.1 and 8 (all editions)
Windows 7 (all editions)
Windows Vista (all editions)
Windows XP (all editions)

Disk Properties and File Systems:

MBR Disk
GPT Disk
EFI/UEFI Boot Mode
Dynamic Disk (Software RAID)
NTFS, FAT32, FAT, EXT2, EXT3 and Other File Systems

Storage Devices:

All storage devices recognized by Windows, such as IDE, SATA, SCSI disk, SSD, USB external hard drive, removable flash drive.
Hardware RAID, including RAID 0, RAID 1, RAID 5, RAID 10, etc.
Network-Attached Storage (NAS) and Shared Network.
Hyper-V, Virtual box, VMware virtual disk.

Free Partition Manager Software

Would you like to get a disk & partition manager to control your hard drives and partitions?
Here is a solution: the FREE partition tool: AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard will accomplish your goal.

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Freeware: AOMEI PE Builder

Create a Windows PE bootable USB drive or CD/DVD disc, integrating desktop, Windows explorer, start menu, taskbar and many useful tools for system maintenance.

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