A backup is a snapshot of the current state of your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch. When you back up your device, your data is safe.
With a backup, you can:
iTunes only keeps one current backup per device. Every time you back up your device, your last backup is overwritten, potentially resulting in data loss.
iMazing archives your backups automatically, a unique solution that is comparable to a Time Machine for your device. Disk usage is optimized so that you can easily keep dozens of backups.
|Only one backup per device||Only one backup per device||Unlimited backups per device|
(Time Machine like)
|You don't know when the backup is done||You know when the backup is done||You know when the backup is done|
|Cannot browse backup content||Cannot browse backup content||Fully fledged backup browser and editor|
|Cloud storage||Local storage in default drive only||Local storage in any user defined location (external drive or NAS included)|
|Storage costs after 5GB||No storage costs||No storage costs|
Download and install iMazing on your Mac or PC computer
To backup your iPhone, iPad or iPod touch:
- Once a wizard operation has started you can return to iMazing by clicking the Close Window button.
- You can check the status of your operations by clicking the Operations button in the upper toolbar.
The Backup Options give you access to the following backup options:
For a more detailed break down of backup options, see Backup Options in iMazing.
You can modify these settings later at any time from the Device Options window:
All past versions of your backup are accessible from the Backups List Window.
To access the Backups List click backups button in the upper toolbar.
Learn more about the Backups List.