PowerISO

Download Editors' Rating:
4
Excellent
Average User Rating:
3.4
out of 355 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    5.0
  • Total Downloads:
    20,683,697
  • Date Added:
    February 16, 2012
  • File Size:
    2.41MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    12,530
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7

Editors' Review

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This muscular disc-imaging utility is not kidding around (though we thought the demo might be). PowerISO lets you mount virtual drives, create bootable discs, and generate CD and floppy images. It supports a huge number of image formats, including standard ISO and IMG files as well as files created by almost all popular disc-burning programs such as Nero, CloneCD, and Alcohol120%.

Our one major caveat is that the trial version doesn't let you create images larger than 300MB (most CDs hold 700MB), making it much harder to fully test the product. On the other hand, the trial period is unlimited, so some users may actually prefer this arrangement. Trial restrictions aside, we think PowerISO makes a good pick for intermediate to advanced users.

 
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User Reviews
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  • Current Version

    4.0

    out of 3 votes

    • 5 star 2
    • 4 star 0
    • 3 star 0
    • 2 star 1
    • 1 star 0
  • All Versions

    3.4

    out of 355 votes

    • 5 star 122
    • 4 star 100
    • 3 star 24
    • 2 star 17
    • 1 star 92
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2 stars

"mediocre at best"

April 21, 2012  |  By Alfionso

 |  Version: PowerISO 5.0

Pros

easy to uninstall

Cons

installed extra crap
trial version is pretty significantly handicapped

Summary

This isn't the ISO burner you're looking for. Move along.

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5 stars

"works well"

March 26, 2012  |  By mr1

 |  Version: PowerISO 5.0

Pros

simple interface
easy to figure out

Cons

none that I noticed

Summary

only needed for a one-time use, but would buy the full version based on the trial had I the need

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5 stars

"Always works perfectly"

February 26, 2012  |  By DaDreamWizard

 |  Version: PowerISO 5.0

Pros

I got this a looong time ago. It worked fine then and to this day, it's as perfect a tool as ever.

It's always been my 'goto' iso/daa maker & iso/daa content viewer - extractor. That it turns on and off (& mounting) of virtual drives in a heartbeat is a serious plus plus.

Cons

no cons at all.

Summary

This is one of the older in this genre of applications and experience shows.

It 'can' burn DVD movie images also but don't use any strict iso app to create movie iso's. It can work, but all hardware may not accept it (Xbox 360's and more...) all the time.

This is a handy app that never left me with a day of regret. Not to mention I've tried & played with others over the years and it only reinforced what I already knew.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 5.0
Version 5.0 improves Blu-ray disc burning and includes some minor bug fixes and enhancements.
General
Publisher PowerISO Computing
Publisher web site http://www.poweriso.com
Release Date February 15, 2012
Date Added February 16, 2012
Version 5.0
Category
Category MP3 & Audio Software
Subcategory CD Burners
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows 2003, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows NT, Windows Me, Windows Server 2008, Windows XP, Windows
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 2.41MB
File Name PowerISO6-cnet.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 20,683,697
Downloads Last Week 12,530
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations 300MB-ISO files trial
Price $29.95

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