42542: Difference between True Image 2013, True Image 2013 Plus Pack, and True Image Lite 2013

A comparison chart

This article applies to:

  • True Image 2013 by Acronis
  • True Image 2013 Plus Pack by Acronis
  • True Image 2013 Lite by Acronis 


Comparison in brief

If your objective is to protect your home computer from hardware or software crashes by backing it up, you will probably be better off with True Image 2013.

If the objective is not only to protect your computer, but also to be able to transfer the system to a different computer, you will probably be better off with True Image 2013 Plus Pack. You may find this useful if you plan to dispose of your old machine some time and get a new one instead.

True Image Lite 2013 allows you to recover your photos, videos, documents and other personal data should a disaster occur, such as losing data, accidentally deleting critical files or folders.

Feature True Image Lite 2013 True Image 2013 by Acronis True Image 2013 Plus Pack by Acronis Other Information
Acronis Nonstop Backup Yes Yes Yes

True Image Lite 2013 by Acronis Online Nonstop Backup

True Image Lite 2013 by Acronis Local Nonstop Backup

True Image 2013 Nonstop Backup

Acronis Online Backup: Files and Folders Yes Yes Yes Acronis Online Backup Subscription
Archives in ZIP format No Yes Yes  
Data synchronization No Yes Yes True Image 2013 Synchronization
Backup contents search Yes Yes Yes  
File shredder No Yes Yes  
Drive cleanser No Yes Yes  
Try&Decide No Yes Yes  
E-Mail backup/restore No Yes Yes  
Dynamic (LDM) disks support No No Yes  
GPT disks support No Yes Yes True Image 2013 GPT & UEFI Support
WinPE plug-in No No Yes True Image 2013 Plus Pack Creating WinPE Media with Acronis Plug-In
Acronis Universal Restore No No Yes Acronis Universal Restore
Acronis Bootable Media (Linux) Yes Yes Yes  
Dual destination (reserve) backup No Yes Yes  
Archive encryption Yes Yes Yes  
Backup/restore: Image/Disks No Yes Yes  
Backup/restore: Files/Folders Yes Yes Yes  
Acronis Secure Zone No Yes Yes  


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