About Crucial SSD
SSDs are the next evolution of PC storage, which run faster, quieter, and cooler than the aging technology inside hard drive. In addition, they are more durable and more reliable than hard drive due to no moving parts. Among all kinds of SSDs, Crucial SSD is the one with reputation. It is a part of Micron -- one of the largest memory manufacturers in the world, and is developed since the earliest days of solid state drives. Crucial SSD is popular in the market now and a good choice for you.
Why need a free Crucial SSD clone software?
If you ready to change hard drive to Crucial SSD, there are reasons to have a free Crucial SSD clone software. This is not only because it is without paying, but it has more and powerful utilities to fully satisfy you.
1. Clone hard drive to Crucial SSD
Upgrading to Crucial SSD, you may want to keep all data of HDD and the best way to achieve is to clone hard drive to crucial SSD. The Crucial SSD install kit may jump into your mind, which is available in the Crucial official site if you pay 24.99 dollars. Why not choosing a free Crucial SSD clone tool as AOMEI Backupper?
2. Clone OS to Crucial SSD
You want to clone only OS to Crucial SSD, because your Crucial SSD may be not big enough to hold all data of HDD, or you may want to make the Crucial SSD a boot disk and HDD a storage disk. The free AOMEI Backupper also supports to do system clone, or you can use it to clone big HDD to smaller SSD directly, for example, clone 500GB HDD to 250 SSD.
How to use the freeware for cloning?
Before you do clone job, please connect Crucial SSD to your PC. Then we’ll show you how to clone HDD to SSD with AOMEI Backupper, and you can migrate OS to Crucial SSD in similar method by yourself. Anyway, Crucial SSD clone software download is needed.
1. Download, install and launch AOMEI Backupper. Select “Disk Clone” under “Clone” tab.
2. Select HDD as source disk.
3. Select Crucial SSD as destination disk.
4. Click “Start Clone”.
- “Edit partitions on the destination disk” has three choices as copy without resizing partitions, fit all partitions to entire disk, and edit partitions on this disk after upgrading to AOMEI Backupper Professional.
- “Sector by sector clone” will clone every sector on HDD no matter it is used or not, even blank or bad.
- “Align partition to optimize SSD”guarantees the 4k alignment of SSD so to get the best SSD performance.
To sum up, AOMEI Backupper is a great Crucial SSD clone software and you can use it within all Windows editions including Windows XP/Vista/7/8/8.1/10 of both 32bit and 64bit. If you want to bring computer back to earlier date or else, it also helps you well.