Carbon Copy Cloner walked away with this year's Reader's Choice Award in the backup application category. What started as a close race in the early weeks of voting became a romp by Carbon Copy Cloner in the waning days of the contest. Finishing with 70% of the votes, Carbon Copy Cloner was the obvious choice of About: Macs readers.
Carbon Copy Cloner 3.3 from Bombich Software has come a long way from its original incarnation. What was once just a tool for Mac geeks to clone startup drives is now a top-notch cloning and backup utility for Mac users of all experience levels.
Thanks to its improved user interface and new block-level cloning capabilities, Carbon Copy Cloner deserves a place in every Mac user's toolkit.
SuperDuper 2.6 - 15%
Time Machine 1.1 - 12%
SilverKeeper 2 - 1%
Note: Rounding errors may result in voting percentage not totaling 100%.