2018 Best Data Recovery Software: MiniTool Power Data Recovery 8 Review

July 24, 2018 Off By Ramakanth

Many tech guys, they rely on different gadgets for professional and complete some technology tasks, so, they need to have some reliable data recovery tool for suddenly data loss.

There is a powerful data recovery software available of MiniTool power data recovery, today I got a chance to review it and discovered some excellent features of this software.

It free and read-only data recovery software can help to recover deleted, formatted or lost data from hard drive, SSD, USB, memory card, and other storage devices easily and quickly.

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 8

Before getting into the detailed review itself, let us summarize the key features of MiniTool power data recovery.

DeletedRecover mistakenly deleted files, shift-deleted files, and files after emptying Recycle Bin.
RAW PartitionRecover files from the inaccessible/raw partition or disk.
Virus AttackRecover files after a virus attack easily and quickly.
Hard Drive FailureRecover files from dead or corrupted hard drive.
OS CrashRecover files from crashed Windows operating system, recover data from dead PC, etc.
FormattedRecover files from a formatted partition, drive, USB, and other storage devices.
Partition LossRecover files from an accidentally deleted partition or from lost partition after reinstalling Windows
And Other CasesRecover files after an unexpected power failure, recover files from CD/DVD disc, etc.

Setup and Interface

The installation is quite easy after you download MiniTool power data recovery setup file. After a few simple steps. When you start the software from the desktop shortcut, you will get a menu screen similar to windows start menu explorer.

The menu is divided into 4 modules that include: This PC, Removable Disk Drive, Hard Disk Drive and CD/DVD Drive. you can choose one module according to what you need. If your lost files include all type of files you can use its Settings function to decide the file types you want to recover the target file types from the pop-out window.

The interface is clear and simple with menu buttons that are arranged spaciously. As you can see in the screenshot below, there are various options for locations that include This PC, Removable Disk Drive, Hard Disk Drive and CD/DVD Drive.

MiniTool Power Data Recovery 8 interface

In case, recover data from corrupted or scratched CD/ DVD. Here you select the CD/DVD Drive module. Then the target CD/DVD will be displayed on this interface.

recover data from corrupted or scratched cd/dvd

Next, you need to click on the Scan button to start the scanning process. Here, you will discover that you can see the current scan result, choose the files you want to recover and retrieve them during the scan process. However, to get the best recovery result, you’d better wait until the full scan is finished.

use settings function to choose the data type you want to recover

When the scan process is completed, you will get the scan result as shown below. Next, you can unfold the folder from the left list to choose the data you want to recover. After that, you can click on the Save button to choose a suitable path on your computer to keep these selected files.

choose the files you want to recover

Recoverable Devices: Hard Drive, Flash Drive, Memory Card, Digital Camera, CD/DVD, Other Storage Media.

Recoverable files: Document, Image, Video, Audio ,Email.

Include: AVI, MOV, MP4, M4V, 3GP, 3G2, WMV, MKV, ASF, FLV, SWF, MPG, RM/RMVB, MPEG etc.

Final Verdict

MiniTool power data recovery is excellent and powerful software with simple and clean menus to make an intuitive and user-friendly interface.

The MiniTool power data recovery works on Windows 10/8/7, Vista and XP. It is a must have recovery software for IT support executives, corporate offices as well as home users.

Download the software from developer Page: minitool.com/data-recovery-software/free-for-windows.html