Download Backup - Best Software & Apps

  • DVD Shrink

    3.2.0.15

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Smart compression to backup DVDs

    8
    3342 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use and fast, Backup the whole disk or just selected parts, Built-in video player, Support for protected DVD disks
    • CONS: Fragment selection can be a bit confusing
  • Double Driver

    4.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Excellent driver backup software

    7
    213 votes
    • PROS: Back up and restore drivers, You can select which drivers you want to back up, Save drivers to folder, .ZIP file or .EXE. , Print and save list of drivers
    • CONS: No help, No other configuration options
  • SuperDuper!

    2.7.1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Excellent backup and system recovery tool for Macs

    7
    139 votes
    • PROS: Easy to set up and use, Save drives as a disk image, Smart updates, Very efficient and reliable
    • CONS: Can't save custom backup filters, Interface could be improved a bit
  • Content Manager Assistant

    For Playstation Vita 1.10.4086.63

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Backup and transfer files from your Vita

    6
    101 votes
    • PROS: Essential driver, Allows backup of Vita data
    • CONS: Very basic
  • WhatsApp Extractor

    8

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    WhatsApp Extractor

    6
    207 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use and suitable for all, Retrieves all WhatsApp media
    • CONS: No advanced options, Only works with an iPhone backup
  • IDM Backup Manager

    1.0.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Backup files from Internet Download Manager

    7
    51 votes
    • PROS: Backups IDM, Generates backup reports, Profile conversion support
    • CONS: Tricky to use for the first time
  • Free Any DVD Ripper

    9.9.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free DVD Ripper For Backup and Conversion

    9
    208 votes
    • PROS: DVDs can be converted to a wide variety of formats, It backs up DVDs, Excellent output quality
    • CONS: Upgraded versions costs $29.99
  • Helium Backup

    Chrome extension 1.0.0.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A Root-Free Backup Tool for Your Android Device

    10
    2 votes
    • PROS: Doesn’t require root, Free version available
    • CONS: Needs a companion app to work, Certain backup limitations still exist, Misspelled keywords: Hellium Backup, Hellium Backup, Hellium Backup
  • Acronis True Image

    2.6571

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    File and system disk imaging backup and restore

    7
    296 votes
    • PROS: Helpful wizard, Fast, detailed action process, Instantly restore your machine and OS, Backup Outlook data and media files, Create bootable recovery CDs, Create and resize Secure Zone on your PC
    • CONS: Long installation process, Doesn’t handle multiple tasks
  • GFI Backup

    2011 415

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Complete backup and syncing tool

    8
    42 votes
    • PROS: Great for backing up data and syncing folders, Supports task scheduling, Can create backups from email, user settings and more, Saves backup copies to multiple locations
    • CONS: Can take time to learn how to use
  • 4k Stogram

    2.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Download and backup photos from Instagram

    5
    33 votes
    • PROS: Downloads photos quickly, Stores photos for specific users in folders, Preserves original resolution of photos
    • CONS: No social interaction available, No search or sorting, Only handy for backing up entire photo libraries
  • My Drivers

    3.32

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Keep a backup copy of all your system drivers

    7
    201 votes
    • Blaze DVD Copy

      Blaze DVD Copy

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Great utility for creating backup copies of your DVD movies

      7
      118 votes
      • RipIt4Me

        1.7.1.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Backup protected DVDs

        7
        84 votes
        • PROS: Very powerful at ripping, Very easy to use
        • CONS: Can't decrypt all disks
      • Google Backup and Sync

        1.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        Google Backup and Sync - Safely back up your files in the cloud

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        No votes yet
        • PROS: Easily back up your files safely and securely, Google Drive makes accessing your files easy on any device
        • CONS: Cloud storage may not be suitable for sensitive files, Priced annually, it's more expensive than buying a hard drive
      • Syncios Data Transfer

        1.6.9

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Transfer directly from one phone to another, backup phone data and files to PC.

        7
        20 votes
        • ISO Recorder

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Burn CD and DVD images for backup or transfer

          7
          37 votes
          • WhatsApp Pocket

            5.1.0

            License
            buy Download
            Platform
            Mac
            Windows

            A WhatsApp Backup Message Extractor for iPhone

            6
            5 votes
            • Cobian Backup

              Gravity 11.2.0.582

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Free, practical and efficient backup application

              8
              812 votes
              • PROS: Backups very quick and discreet
              • CONS: Not suitable for very large files as no compression
            •  Free iPhone Data Recovery

              5.8.8.8

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Recover any deleted or lost data from iPhone/iPad/iPod and iTunes backup files.

              9
              147 votes
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