SyncBack4all Products Comparison

SyncBack4all Desktop comes in four versions: File sync, File sync pro, File sync real-time and File sync backup. File sync backup version with all features enabled. While File sync, File sync pro and File sync real-time are the limited-functionality versions. It's compatible with Windows Vista, XP, 2000 and 2008/2003/2000 Server as well as Windows 7.

SyncBack4all Portable is a mobile application of SyncBack4all, that can be directly run on portable USB or Fire wire devices.It sames with the SyncBack4all Desktop has four versions too. Below you can find a comparison of the features available in each version.

After trial period, this software will auto change to Free version, which offers all the functionality of higher versions, but only allows setup 3 Tasks and each task can synchronize a maximum of 100 files.

 

 

SyncBack4all Desktop install version
SyncBack4all Portable non-install version

Feature group  

Sync/Backup Method

  File Sync File Sync Pro File Sync
Real-time
File Sync Backup
Update target folder only  

Update target folder and delete obsolete files  

Mirror  

Smart Bi-directional sync  

Merge  

Backup  

Backup to single ZIP file  

Incremental backup, with compression  

Sync/Backup media (Sources/Destinations)

  File Sync File Sync Pro File Sync
Real-time
File Sync Backup
Local drive  
Network drive  
Removable media (USB HDD or flash drives)  
FTP  
SFTP  
Windows Mobile devices  

Real-time Sync/Backup and Run at

  File Sync File Sync Pro File Sync
Real-time
File Sync Backup
Real-time  
Windows Startup  
Windows Shutdown  
Disk Insertion  

Restore

  File Sync File Sync Pro File Sync
Real-time
File Sync Backup
Restore Wizard  
Restore all files as of specific date  
Restore to different folder  
Restore preview  
Restore selected file or folder  

Sync/Backup Schedule

  File Sync File Sync Pro File Sync
Real-time
File Sync Backup
Manual Start  
Every Few Minutes  
Every Few Hours  
Every Day  
Every Week  
One Time Only  

Sync/Backup Filters

  File Sync File Sync Pro File Sync
Real-time
File Sync Backup
Exclude read-only files  
Exclude hidden files  
Exclude system files  
Exclude file or file types  
Exclude folders  

Advanced Options

  File Sync File Sync Pro File Sync
Real-time
File Sync Backup
Save previous versions of deleted/replaced files  
Safe copy using temporary files  
Estimate disk space required for sync  
Copy locked files  
Reconnect job folders if they are disconnected  
Case-sensitive file and folder name  
Buffer Size adjusting  
Resolves file conflicts action  

Global Options

  File Sync File Sync Pro File Sync
Real-time
File Sync Backup
Launch at startup  
Start in Mini Mode  
Setup maximum number of running tasks  
Program priority  
Detailed activity log  
Run missed scheduled tasks  
Check for updates daily  
Setup Max number of reconnection attempts  
setup Reconnection wait time  

Others

  File Sync File Sync Pro File Sync
Real-time
File Sync Backup
Multi-folders in one task  
Run multi-tasks at once  
Task Preview. Let you previews all operations before sync/backup  
Visual Comparison of Folder Trees Made Easy  
highlighting for new, modified and deleted files and file conflicts  
Easy-to-use New Task Wizard for creating new Task  
Detailed sync/backup progress for all operations