By Ailsa / Last Updated June 22, 2017

Why Migrate OS to SanDisk SSD?

In some forums, you may see something like this: I bought a new 480GB SanDisk Ultra II SSD drive, and want to move Windows 7 to SSD drive, I don’t know how to do that, can anyone help me to migrate OS to SanDisk SSD? Any help would be appreciated.

So, you would ask why move operating system to SanDisk SSD? It’s necessary to mention the reasons for OS migration, because the solid state drive (SSD) is more reliable than traditional hard drive (HDD) due to the excellent performance. In the view of the advantages, many users have migrated OS to SSD drive to get a better performance, like a shorter boot time, faster speed of reading and writing, launch programs faster, etc.

SanDisk SSD drive is widely used for hard drive replacement, includes 240GB SanDisk SSD Plus, SanDisk Extreme SSD drives, SanDisk 480GB Extreme Pro SSD, and many more. Thus, migrating OS to SanDisk SSD is the ideal solution to extend system partition for a better computer performance.

How to Migrate OS to SanDisk SSD Drive in Windows 7/8/10 ?

In order to transfer OS to SanDisk SSD, you need the best SanDisk SSD OS migration software-AOMEI Partition Assistant professional, which is a comprehensive disk partitioning software and permits you to migrate Windows 7, 8, 10 operating system to SanDisk SSD drive safely. Besides, AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional has the ability to increase C drive space to solve the low disk space warning problem, copy hard drive to SSD, allocate free space from one to the other, recovery deleted partitions, and many more.

Before your migrating, download the AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional to have a try. Connect the new SanDisk SSD drive with your computer.

Firstly, Run AOMEI Partition Assistant Pro edition, to migrate OS to SanDisk SSD, select Migrate OS to SSDon the left of the main window.

Migrate OS to SanDisk SSD

Second, click Next to continue.

Third, select the unallocated space on SanDisk SSD drive. If there is no one, please check the I want to delete all partitions on disk 2 to migrate system to the disk option. Then click Next.

Select Unallocated Space

Fourth, resize the partition on SanDisk SSD, including the partition size or the location, according to your demands. Click Next.

Resize Partition

Fifth, press Finish in next window. And click Apply to migrate OS to SanDisk SSD drive.

Boot OS


After migrating, change the boot order, and restart your computer, boot your computer from the SanDisk SSD drive.

Until now, you’ll find the operation of OS migration to SanDisk SSD drive has been successful. In addition, AOMEI Partition Assistant Professional allows you create bootable media, convert partition to logical, merge partitions, and many more.