Does Intenso SSD Any Good?
Before answering above question, let’s have a brief understanding of this Intenso brand. Intenso GmbH is a German company that sells products from the area of storage media and entertainment electronics under the brand name “Intenso” in German and in other European countries. Intenso is a comprehensive manufacturer that sells not only hard drives and solid state drives but also digital picture frames, MP3 players, MP3 video players, power bank, memory cards, USB sticks, BluRay disc, wi-fi storage media, etc.
In terms of SSD drives, Intenso simply has three products: SSD SATA III High, SSD SATA III Top, and portable SSD. The SATA III High is available in 120GB, 240GB, 480GB, and 960GB capacities. The latter two SSDs are available in 128GB, 256GB, and 512GB capacities. As claims on Intenso website, their SSDs have outstanding transfer rates in reading and writing. Like many other SSDs, Intenso SSD has low power consumption, strong shock resistant (1500G/0.5ms) and silent operation properties. It is said that using a SSD with a SATA III interface and 6Gbps netbooks and computers can be booted in less than 20 seconds.
Does Intenso SSD any good? Yes, it brings high and top computing experience to you.
Why Need Intenso SSD Migration Tool?
Generally speaking, a data migration tool helps PC users move everything from the old storage device to the new. The “everything” includes system programs, boot manager, installed software and games, created personal files, etc. Intenso SSD data migration is very helpful if you don’t want to reinstall and reconfigure all contents. More important, those unique data that you cannot recreate can be carefully moved to new place. Whether you want to use Intenso SSD as external drive or as internal drive, the migrating software helps a lot.
Intenso SSD Clone Software – AOMEI Backupper
AOMEI Backupper Professional is a reliable and powerful cloning program that will clone every section of the source storage device to your desire drive, Intenso SSD in this article. Of course, in addition to sector-by-sector clone, you can still do intelligent clone, i.e. clone only used part of that storage, using this software. This function is quite useful when you plan to clone larger drive to smaller drive, for example, clone 1TB hard drive to Intenso SATA III High 240GB.
AOMEI Backupper provides Disk Clone, System Clone, and Partition Clone features. If you want to migrate OS to smaller drive only, the System Clone feature is of the most helpful. Besides, it offers command line clone in Command Prompt using built-in AMBackup.exe application for advanced users. AOMEI Backupper Professional is Windows 10/8.1/8/7/Vista/XP supported.
Steps of Intenso SSD Migration
Note: Please make sure that your computer supports SATA III interface and is compatible with Intenso SSD drives.
1. Connect the Intenso SSD to your PC and make sure it is recognized by Windows. Install AOMEI Backupper and start it.
2. At the main interface, click Clone and then Disk Clone.
3. Select current HDD or SSD as the source disk.
4. Now select the Intenso SSD as the target disk. Please note that the target disk will be overwritten. Back up important data beforehand if any.
5. Here you’re at the Operation Summary window. Check “Align partition to optimize for SSD” box to gain peak performance. You can do some other changes if you wish to.
6. Click Start Clone to execute the operation.
*Edit partitions on the destination disk: you can resize partition, change drive letter, etc. on the Intenso SSD drive.
*Sector-by-sector clone: you can recover deleted and formatted data by ticking this. However, it will make edit partitions unavailable.
*For laptop that has only one disk bay, an USB cable is necessary in the process of clone. However, it is suggested to replace laptop hard drive via Backup & Restore method to ensure the successful boot. For more information with screenshots, please refer to upgrade laptop to SSD.
Clone Hard Drive to Intenso SSD in Command Prompt
As covered before, AOMEI Backupper Professional also has the feature of command line clone. Following are detailed steps to clone disk 1 to disk 2 and using partition alignment to optimize for Intenso SSD.
1. Press WIN+R to open “Run” window and type “cmd” to open Command Prompt.
2. To run AMBackup.exe, you need to type “cd” plus the installation path of AOMEI Backupper. For example, type: “cd C:\Program Files\AOMEI Backupper”.
Tips: Please note that the path must be fully matched to the installation directory of the software.
3. Type following command to start a clone task: “AMBackup /c /t Disk /s 1 /d 2 /a”
*[/c]: means clone;
*[/t]: means clone type, including disk clone, system clone and partition clone;
*[/s]: means source disk;
*[/d]: means destination disk;
*[/a]: means partition alignment;
For more command line operations, please refer to AOMEI Backupper Command Help.
This Intenso SSD migration tool is actually suitable for both novices and IT experts. Other than being cloning software, AOMEI Backupper is an outstanding backup solution as well. For instance, you can perform Buffalo NAS to NAS backup like a breeze. Except for NAS, you can backup Windows 7 to WD My Cloud as well. What’s more, you can create a bootable device with this software just in case.