What are the best Mac apps for making bootable backups?

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    #1Data Backup

    Data Backup
    Data Backup is a powerful utility that allows you to backup, restore and synchronize your valuable data with minimal effort. Whether you are a new computer user or a seasoned professional, Data Backup offers you just the right amount of power, flexibility and ease-of-use to help you protect your files fast.
    Software

    Mac

    $35- Free trial available.

    Stephen Banks
    Written on February 18, 2017
    "Data Backup was not unique in its presentation or in the task that is does, there are many other companies and apps that make bootable backups, but Data Backup was is very special in the way that it completes this task. The user interface was easy to use and simple. For someone with little computer knowledge this is a great tool."
  2. 5

    #2SuperDuper!

    SuperDuper!
    SuperDuper is an clear, friendly and easy to use program that makes a fully bootable backup painless. This software built-in scheduler makes it trivial to back up automatically.
    Software

    Mac

    $27.95

    Sergio Pineda
    Written on June 30, 2017
    "Superduper for mac helps you create bootable backups that will let you recover a system real fast. If you are looking for a way to make sure that you can recover from a disk crash or issue, this is the program to get."
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    #3Get Backup Pro

    Get Backup Pro
    This is a Mac app for backup, disk cloning, and folder synchronization. You can quickly back up data, create bootable and encrypted backups, sync folders, and be confident that your data is safely stored in case of system failure or information loss.
    Software

    Mac

    $19.99

    Ananya Sarin
    Written on April 2, 2017
    "Aren't there free apps that are backups? Well put together website. I like the idea but there are other options as well. I've never even heard of this company."
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    #4Data Rescue 4

    Data Rescue 4
    Data Rescue recovers your files for you. The data recovery process is made easy and reliable with our one-click scan.
    Software

    Windows, Mac

    $99- Free trial available

    Elizabeth Ford
    Written on September 18, 2017
    "Data Rescue 4 works on any PC hard drive and can recover all file types! It is also the best Mac app for making bootable backups. Before I bought it, I was able to use a free demo version of Data Rescue. The demo helped me to see which files were recoverable before I purchased it. I was even able to make a scannable clone of my primary hard drive. This is a great purchase!"
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    #5Carbon Copy Cloner

    Carbon Copy Cloner
    Carbon Copy Cloner is a full-featured backup and cloning utility. With its easy-to-use interface, migrating your data to a larger or faster hard drive is a surprisingly simple task.
    Software

    Mac

    $39.99

    Ana María Castellanos
    Written on September 18, 2017
    "I needed to backup my data and make it bootable so I tried out Carbon Copy Cloner. It was so simple and easy to use that I think my grandmother could have figured it out! Now all of my files are secure and easy to access."
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    #6File-Sorter

    File-Sorter

    File-Sorter is a utility application for Mac OS to sort, organize, copy and backup hundreds or thousands of files and folders with a single drag-and-drop.

    Apps

    Mac

    $10.99- Was $19.99 (55% off)

    Doris Fisher
    Written on March 14, 2018
    "This is a great app. You can create rules as many as you want and let the app sort your files."

Summary

Best What are the best Mac apps for making bootable backups
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Data BackupSoftware 9 Paid
2SuperDuper!Software 5 Paid
3Get Backup ProSoftware 4 Paid
4Data Rescue 4Software 3 Paid
5Carbon Copy ClonerSoftware 1 Paid
6File-SorterApps 0 Paid
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