Why need SSD migration software?
Compared with hard disk drives (HDD), Solid-state drives (SSDs) are so much faster, so it will give a better performance if you install Windows, applications, and game on an SSD. SSDs have been introduced for many years, and their price has come down gradually. Upgrading your hard drive with an SSD like Samsung SSD, Sandisk SSD, and Crucial SSD is one of the biggest upgrade you can easily give to your computer. Once you do that, you will wonder what took you so long to upgrade your HDD.
How to replace HDD with SSD without reinstalling Windows as well as all the applications? Free data migration software will help you do exactly that effortlessly.
SSD migration freeware - AOMEI Partition Assistant
The Standard edition of AOMEI Partition Assistant is a freeware for file and disk management that migrate OS or an entire drive to SSD with effortless procedures. Transferring data from a large HDD to a small SSD might be tricky, but AOMEI handles it very well. As long as the destination location is big enough for the data to be transferred, you can easily complete the data migration. If you want to clone hard disk to SSD, you can use Disk Copy. If you want to install Windows on to SSD with all previous applications, you can use Migrate OS to SSD, which will include system drive and boot drive. You can also use Partition Copy Wizard to copy a specific partition to another drive. All these operations will be guided by the clear Wizards, so you will know what to do even when the first time to try it. Since it is totally compatable with Windows 10, you can also migrate Windows 10 to SSD instead of installing Windows 10 to SSD. What’s more, to clone SSD to SSD is also available for this freeware in Windows operating systems.
How to migrate data to SSD with AOMEI Partition Assistant?
It is very simple to migrate data to SSD using AOMEI Partition Assistant, the free migration software for SSD. Migrate OS to SSD (4K alignment) is often used by users, and we’ll take that as an example to show you how it works.
1. Download, install and open AOMEI Partition Assistant. Click “Migrate OS to SSD” in the “Wizards” toolbar. Then click on “Next” when the next window pops up;
2. Select an unallocated space on the SSD you want to migrate to. Click “Next” to continue.
3. Drag the end of the partition to adjust the size of the partition on the SSD if needed, and then click “Next”. By the way you can adjust the partition size from both sides.
4. Confirm and click “Finish” to move on. Then preview the partition layout. If no problem, click “Apply” and “Proceed” > then “Yes” to execute the operations.
The SSD migration software AOMEI Partition Assistant Standard is completely free for personal use, so why not give it a shot. Besides, it provides many useful features for managing your hard drives and partitions, such as, Windows to Go Creator, Convert to GPT disk without data loss, Resize/Move Partition, and so on.