About SD card
SD, the Secure Digital, is a non-volatile memory card format developed by the SDA for
use in portable devices. Secure Digital includes four card families available in
three different sizes. The four SD cards are SDSC, SDHC, SDXC, SDIO. SD cards have
three different sizes: the original size, the mini size, the micro size. The four
card families have different capacity volumes, file systems, and you can choose any
one that suited your devices. Or you can format SD
card to the file system that suited your requirements.
There are many SD card brands in the market, such as Samsung SD card, Toshiba SD
card, SanDisk, Sony, Lexar, Maxell, Transcend, PNY, Kingston, etc. In commonly, SD
card is tiny, portable, and it has a fast speed of data transfer. Thus, it is widely
used in portable devices like Mobile phone, Digital camera, PDA, Media player, etc.
Why you need to clone android SD card to a larger one?
Many Android devices like Android phone, Android tablet, they use SD card to store
pictures, photos, music, movies and other data. However, with more and more data
added, you may find the SD card is not enough to store data. Thus, upgrade Android
SD card to a larger one should be the best way. And if you do not want to lose data
after upgrading, clone Android SD card to a larger one is the most suitable way to
Android SD card cloning software
AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard should
be the best free Android SD card cloning software that can help you clone your
Android SD card safely. It supports you to clone SD card to other places including
internal hard drive, external hard drive, a USB flash drive, or another SD card.
What’s the important, with this Android SD card cloning software, you can upgrade
your small SD to larger SD card without losing data. The next content is for
how to clone Android SD card to larger one with AOMEI Partition Assistant.
Steps of how to clone Android SD card to a larger SD card
With the help of AOMEI Partition Assistant, things would be easier, and here provides
you the detailed steps of how to clone Android SD card to a larger SD card. Follow
the steps below:
Step 1. Plug the small and the larger Android SD cards into
your Windows computer via card reader, make sure they all can be detected by
Step 2. Free download AOMEI
Partition Assistant Standard, install and launch it. It will display you its concise
interface containing all disk(s) on your computer. Click All Tools> Disk Clone Wizard at the left pane directly.
Step 3.You will be moved to the disk copy wizard. And here need you
to select a copy way: Clone Disk Quickly (recommended) or Sector-by-Sector Clone.
The Clone Disk Quickly will only copy the used space on the SD card. It will
take less time and occupy less space on the target drive.
The Sector-by-Sector Clone will copy every byte on your SD card no matter it
is used or not. This way will take more time and occupy more space on the target
If your SD card is an exFAT file system SD card, you can only copy within
“Sector-by-Sector Clone” method.
Step 4. After making sure what the copy way you choose,
you need to select the source disk, here is Disk 3.
Step 5. Select the destination disk. Here is Disk 4.
Step 6. AOMEI Partition Assistant allows you to adjust the
partition size on the destination disk before initiating the progress. You can alsoresize SD card partition after
Step 7. You will back to the main interface. Click Apply, confirm the copy information in the Pending Operation
window, and click Proceed if there is no problem.
Those are all steps of how to clone Android SD card to larger one. After cloning, you
can plug in the larger cloned SD card to your Android device and use it in normal.
AOMEI Partition Assistant also is an amazing disk manager tool that applies you
many advanced features like allocated free
space, quick partition, and so on. You can upgrade to
AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional to get more advanced features.