When you are in doubt about two similar registry cleaners there’s no better way to decide which one stands out more than putting them to the ultimate test: a side-by-side comparison. Today we bring you two pretty decent providers: SpeedUpMyPC and CCleaner, probably the best-known computer optimization solutions in the world. However, SpeedUpMyPC has nothing to be ashamed of and even though it brings fewer features, it still does a decent job and gets your computer in shape in a relatively short amount of time.
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Brought to you by Uniblue, SpeedUpMyPC is not as strong when it comes to the variety of features as there is not much you can do other than cleaning your junk files and fixing your registry. However, its client layout, usability and performance can certainly grant you a smooth user experience. But if we have to choose just one thing that makes SpeedUpMyPC stand out from the rest, it is the unique undo changes section. It can not only recover any files you previously deleted from the editable threat list in seconds, but also restore your previous registry configurations too.
Pricing is also the forte of this company as purchasing just one SpeedUpMyPC license can protect up to three computers for a full year, and you only have to pay $29.95, (which is around $0.83 per month per computer). However, if you don’t fancy paying a dime, you can always opt for the free version which allows you the most basic, yet obligatory feature, scanning. Aside from providing sweet simple software that will optimize your Windows computer in seconds, Uniblue also renders both free users and paying customers astonishing customer support should you need any help or advise.
Piriform’s CCleaner is often considered the best for registry cleaning and computer optimization purposes. And if it is used together with Deffragler, Speccy and Recuva in the top product of the company, CCleaner Professional Plus, it becomes virtually unbeatable. Although Piriform is a Microsoft Gold Certified Partner, meaning better support for Windows computers in general, CCleaner has a proper Android app and a Mac version as well.
Performance-wise, CCleaner is the cherry on the top. Scanning alone is astonishingly easy and fast, but you are also granted the option to customize the client, including settings, scanning and repairing patterns. During the cleaning process you have the option to fix registry issues and at the same time get rid of the files in your system that are causing it to slow down by simply accessing and managing the log details.
However, if you need other features such as disk defragmentation, hardware analysis and the recovery of deleted files, you have to purchase the aforementioned three Piriform programs. As we mentioned before, you can get all three programs and CCleaner Professional in a 4-in-1 bundle for just $39.99. If you only need the registry cleaner, you can try the full software out for free for 14 days or download the limited free version.
And remember: whether you are a paying customer or use the software for free, you can always turn to the customer service and online support should you need help.
Both CCleaner and SpeedUpMyPC were developed by pretty high-standard companies and offer outstanding services to paying clients and free users as well. Both have their respective pros and cons but we are confident your computer is in good hands with either one of the two. CCleaner is considered to be one of the best registry cleaners of the market with the bonus of offering extra services in a 4-in-1 bundle. SpeedUpMyPC, on the other hands, stands out with the option that allows you to use the same license for not one but three computers at the same time.
In conclusion, picking a winner is definitely not easy with these two as each one represents a perfectly valid alternative to the standard. Still, if you cannot decide which one would fit your needs the most, remember that you can always read our complete reports of both solutions to further deepen your knowledge of not just CCleeaner and SpeedUpMyPC, but registry cleaning in general too.
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