Etcher is a utility software that is mainly used for writing on image files like .img and .iso files. Although, it has several other features in it. Also, this software is developed and distributed by Batena. The main feature of the software is that you can write image files into zipped folders as well as storage devices. After that, you can use those files in order to create live USB Drives and SD Cards. This software uses the Electron Framework. Moreover, it has support to different image file ISO, IMG, DMG, etc. The interface of the software is uncluttered and easy to use. It would be very simple to operate the software for you. It works in a way that you have to select an image file and select the USB stick. After that, you just have to click on Flash. It will start the process and you will be notified when it’s done.
Along with the above features, Etcher has support to cross-platform compatibility which means that it is available for multiple platforms. These platforms are:
- Mac OS.
It is free to download and use the software in any of the above devices. There is another feature called Image Validation in it. Through this feature, it verifies the system image as well as removable drive before flashing. Plus, the speed of flashing in the software is pretty fast which will save a lot of your time. So, the all-round performance of the software is pretty effective and efficient.