Ashampoo Burning Studio is an effective software suite for burning your content files to disks. It can also gather compilations for DVD, Blu-ray disk, CD and disk images. It can transform short videos to full length movies. It is a shareware optical disk authoring tool that was developed by Ashampoo GmbH & Co. KG in 1999. It is preferred by beginners but very often experienced users find it lacking advanced features and functions that they need. It is a multilingual software with support for more than 30 distinct languages.
Ashampoo Burning Studio allows you to burn data to new disks by browsing the folders in your system memory and selecting particular files. You can select number of copies of files and wait for the burning process to be completed. You can also do the disk spanning and auto start for new disks. The disks can be encrypted if they contain private data. The disks can be updated with latest files. The operations can be performed on CD-R, CD-RW, DVD-R, DVD-RW, DVD+R, DVD+RW, DVD+R DL and DVD-RAM.
Backup & Restore:
It enables you to save your data from getting lost. The backup of files or folders can be created on hard disk, CD, DVD and Blu-ray disks or on portable storage devices such as USB stick at any particular location. For saving the memory space you can compress the size of backup archives but archiving will take time. You can choose limit for the size of archives and it will be split into another file when limit is reached. The backup archive can be protected with the help of a password.
Music & Movies:
Ashampoo Burning Studio can create audio CDs, MP3 or WMA disks, rip audio CDs and copy music files to disks. It also lets you create movies and slideshows in DVD format. You can choose folders that contain movies and create DVD or Blu-ray movies. The video CD or super video CD can be created too.
Ashampoo Burning Studio can design covers of disks, disk case, booklets and jewel case by acquiring image and editing paper format. You can copy an existing disk to another empty one. New disk images can be created or burned to disks. Moreover, you can create modified copy of existing disks, create data disks using advanced settings, erase rewriteable disks and finalize disks.
The cost of this software package is $59.99 USD. The premium support for 2 years costs additional $4.99 while you need to pay $9.99 more for delivery of software in DVD disk.
Ashampoo Burning Studio is available for Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 and 10 operating system versions. It has limited system requirements that include 256 MB RAM, graphics adapter with minimum resolution of 800 x 600 along with 1 MB memory and 16 bit high color scheme, 120 MB free hard disk space and additional space for saving images. .NET framework 2.0 with service pack 1 and Windows Media player 9 or higher is also recommended.