Desktop Backplane? Three 2.5" HDD Solutions Reviewed

Sunnytek Software

The vendor bundles two software programs, which are used to configure the system and to synchronize and clone partitions or back up data.


The DroveClone software supports cloning entire drives or partitions, and elementary backups.

First, define a backup name.

Then select file types for backup.

The third screen provides a summary.

Backups can also be scheduled.

SteelVine Manager

The SteelVine manager doesn’t do much other than displaying hard drive information...

...however, you can program the device’s backup button to launch an application when you press it.