Stellar Company Profile

Stellar is a data recovery software & services provider, headquartered in India, with a presence in the US and Europe. The company is known for its flagship software—Stellar Data Recovery, which retrieves lost data, be it files, photos, videos, or audio. One can recover unlimited files from a damaged, inaccessible or corrupt device using Stellar Data Recovery software.

Along with data recovery solutions, Stellar also offers BitRaser, a secure data erasure software that helps users delete data beyond recovery.

Stellar aims to provide its customers with simple, innovative & world-class solutions for global data care. With over 3 million customers and 30 years of data recovery expertise, Stellar has brought DIY data recovery and repair solutions to the mainstream user.

With the rapidly changing technological landscape, Stellar decided to rebrand itself in 2018 by launching 4 new versions of its flagship offerings: Stellar Data Recovery, Stellar Photo Recovery, Stellar Data Recovery for Mac, and Stellar Data Recovery for iPhone.

Brief history

Back in 1993, a team of three college mates decided to explore the concept of data recovery as part of their college project. CEO Sunil Chandna was astounded by the lack of awareness related to data loss and recovery among his peers and decided to pioneer a unique data recovery technology in India and abroad. Along with his co-founders, Manoj Dhingra and Kuljeet Singh, he laid the foundation for Stellar Data Recovery, which is now 500+ employees strong and has a presence in every corner of the world.

Software editions & pricing

Stellar provides a suite of B2C & B2B software, including data recovery, file repair, email repair, email converter, and data erasure solutions. The flagship data recovery software is further segmented into Windows, MacOS & Linux variants ranging from free editions to premium software for individual and business needs. The free versions let you access basic features and recover a limited number of files. The Standard, Professional, Premium & Toolkit versions provide countless recovery & repair functionalities and let you restore unlimited files of any size.

For an individual consumer, the solutions start from $39.99 to $99. For organizations, the solutions can range from $99 to $999. Read about all software variants and their prices in this catalogue.

Offices around the globe

With a presence in more than 190 countries, Stellar is headquartered in Gurugram, India. The company also has offices in the US and Europe with a team of 500+ employees. The Class-100 clean labs at Stellar Gurugram and the Netherlands are one-of-a-kind and carry out more than 40,000 recoveries a year. These labs provide a controlled environment to operate safely on a damaged device and recover data from it.

Product overview

Stellar Data Recovery

Accidental data deletion happens to everyone once in a while. Losing important data, however, can cause a great deal of stress. In scenarios like this, the DIY software, Stellar Data Recovery can help you easily recover lost or deleted documents, folders, emails, photos & videos from any computer or device. The software can recover files from all types of corrupt or damaged storage media, be it HDDs, SSDs, or 4K drives, or even from BitLocker encrypted drives.  


A unique software, known for its ability to swiftly wipe all confidential data permanently from a device or server before selling, donating, or discarding it. The NIST-approved software ensures 100% data secure erasure from your PCs, laptops, or hard drives. In fact, after a successful erasure, it also generates a tamper-proof certificate to meet any compliance needs.

Stellar Toolkit for Outlook

Stellar also offers a complete toolkit to repair any Outlook issues, commonly called Stellar Toolkit for Outlook. The software can repair large-sized corrupt PST files, convert OST into PST, split & compact PST files, and optimize Outlook performance. It easily supports Outlook 2019, 2016, 2013 & previous versions.

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Compliance and Accreditations

The Certification Body of TÜV SÜD South Asia Private Limited has certified that Stellar has implemented a Quality Management System in accordance with ISO 9001:2015 and an Information Security Management System in accordance with ISO/IEC 27001:2013.