AOMEI Backupper 4.0.5 and Image Deploy 1.0 Review


AOMEI Technology, founded in 2010, is a software developing company dedicated to data backup, disk partition, and multi-cloud file management. Meanwhile, AOMEI is also a freeware-based company. Their goal is ‘let tens of millions of users benefit from AOMEI products, and make AOMEI products industry benchmark.’  AOMEI Backupper is complete Windows Backup Software for Laptops, PCs, and Workstations. Backup quickly and safely saves everything, including device, disk, partition and individual information. AOMEI Image Deploy is an image deployment tool which allows you to quickly deploy a system image or a disk image to unlimited same system’s and servers so that all PC’s are configured the same way and same software. 

AOMEI Backupper 4.0.5

AOMEI Data Backupper, a professional free backup and restore software that is easy to use for most everyday users. It supports system backup, disk backup, partition backup, system restore, disk, partition restore and disk partition clone, etc. With the friendly interface, users could quickly master some professional tech of backup and restore.

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From technology’s view, AOMEI Data Backuper gives all the basic tech of partition backup and restore, like another backup tool. AOMEI Backupper also supports (VSS), a technology from Microsoft that allows data backup process doesn’t interfere running applications. So it is advantageous because backup data can still be made when you’re working.

Pro’s of  AOMEI Backupper 4.0.5

  • AOMEI Backupper worked fast on Windows 8.1 Pro during our evaluation. All backup and restore tests were successful, as well as the creation of Windows PE and Linux bootable media.
  • The interface is attractive and easy to use. Those few experienced with data backup tools can look into the helpful hints displayed throughout the GUI.

Con’s of AOMEI Backupper 4.0.5

  • AOMEI Backupper does not support log files, so we couldn’t accurately measure the task times. It doesn’t even show elapsed or remaining time during jobs.
  • Backing up data directly via FTP isn’t supported.
  • The software does not perform another backup method that would simply copy files and folders to different locations (without compiling them to an image file) to allow users to search contents just like any other directories in Windows Explorer.

AOMEI Image Deployment

AOMEI newly released AOMEI Image Deploy 1.0 on October 18, 2016. It’s image deployment and network cloning software that supports deploying/restoring an image to multiple computers over a network. There are two editions, Free, and Technician. Image deployment involves customizing the OS, applications, drivers, and settings on a personal pc and creating a picture of it and then automatically deploying this image from one PC to other PC. AOMEI’s Image Deploy is a Windows image deployment and cloning software that you can use to deploy images over a pc network. Images deploying on multiple machines in a computer network can be a slow process, mainly if done wrong.

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While you could deploy images or restore your system one by one using CD’s or USB Flash drives, it’s far from convenient let alone time efficient to do so. The main feature of AOMEI’s new Image Deploy software is that it can be used to implement (restore and clone operations supported) to multiple Windows machines in a local area network even if they don’t use the same. AOMEI Image Deploy is a free system cloning and image deployment app that supports deploying and restoring images to multiplied computers over a network. It’ll not only offer a free deployment solution, but it will allow you to do it simultaneously.

Availability and Pricing

AOMEI Image Deploy Free – Free for all users and supports deploy the image to maximum 20 server machines simultaneously.

AOMEI Image Deploy Technician – $199, available for business users and provide charged technical service to clients. It Supports deployment to an endless number of Windows Server machines and Windows PCs simultaneously.


Thanks to AOMEI, it saves us time and effort. The 1.0 version is its first model, supports Windows XP/Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8/8.1 and Windows 10 and Server 2003/2008/2012/2016 (including 32/64-bit, R2/SBS system).

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9.5 Total Score
What Compsmag Says

The most convenient way to back up your whole Windows system, or just your most important files. If you don't already have a backup system in place, it's ideal.