Macrium Reflect is a disk imaging software that captures and loads disk images on your computer. Developed for advanced users, misses some key features for the general public but offers a wide selection of dependable features.
Among these, some functionalities stand out: Macrium ReDeploy, live imaging, and scripting, for example. Macrium ReDeploy is of particular interest: it allows you to restore your clone hard drive to a PC or a virtual machine with different hardware configuration. It’s even possible to choose to restore specific files, the entire system, or multiple partitions.
Macrium Reflect will allow you to determine if create images of specific files and folders or your whole system. Talking about backups, incremental and differential capabilities are available. You will be able to backup data to other format drives or partitions. A variety of bootable hardware will simplify your work: DVDs, CD-ROMs, USB drives or external hard drive. A backup scheduling tool is available: you can set it for daily, weekly or monthly performances. An activity log will keep you updated.
Customer support is available via online Help Guide, phone, and forums. For any doubt, the Macrium Reflect website boast a full knowledgebase. You can try the free version that supports neither dynamic disks nor GPT-based disks, or buy the $45 pay version. A 30-day free trial is available.
Overall, Macrium Reflect is a reliable product that has a lot to recommend it, although it lacks some features.
|Usability: 7.5 /10||Speed: 8 /10||Features: 8 /10||Support: 8 /10||Pricing: 9 /10|