Ashampoo Burning Studio is an optical disc authoring suite and burning software developed for Microsoft Windows, by Ashampoo. In the field of software development, Ashampoo is one of the leading Internet-based companies worldwide which develops software for the Windows platform.
Ashampoo has developed many useful software such as Ashampoo Burning Studio, Ashampoo WinOptimizer, Ashampoo Photo Commander, etc. Some of them are offered as freeware. It is an earlier version, but Ashampoo Burning Studio 2009 is offered completely free on the Ashampoo’s website. Although it’s an older versions, it is good enough to what we want it to do and moreover, in my opinion, it is better than Nero.
Ashampoo Burning Studio is faster than Nero and its burning speed is awesome. It has many expert functions that a geek may like such as creating a modified copy of an existing CD/DVD/Blu-Ray disc which I think are really useful. There are many versions of Ashampoo Burning Studio from them Ashampoo Burning Studio 2009 and Ashampoo Burning Studio 6.0 are free. Both of them are enhanced with very good features.
Its main advantages are that it is simple, lightweight, and very easy to use. It displays a list of tasks in front of user which makes it more user-friendly. You can rip Music and Videos as this the basic functions that a burning studio and you can even update your existing CD/DVD/Blu-ray disk if it was burned by Ashampoo. You can print or create labels and booklets for your CD/DVD cover.
Along with some genuine freeware, Ashampoo is also offering its earlier version of some of its other popular software for FREE.
Ashampoo WinOptimizer Designed to enable both novice and advanced users to cleanse and optimize their Windows (Vista and XP only) systems and adapt it to their own needs.
Ashampoo Photo Commander: Makes organizing your pictures and getting them to look great as simple as pressing the button on your camera.
Ashampoo Magical Snap Screenshot Capture: A nice screen capture program for Windows.
You can also download some more Ashampoo software like Ashampoo Anti-Malware, Ashampoo Slideshow Studio Elements, Ashampoo HDD-Control, Ashampoo Internet Accelerator 3 and Ashampoo MyAutoplay Menu. Get details on this here.