Download S M A R T - Best Software & Apps

  • SpeedFan

    4.49

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Monitor every aspect of your computer

    7
    1113 votes
    • PROS: Allows you to control fan speed, Useful tool to troubleshoot problems, Helpful charts to monitor performance and health
    • CONS: Asks for admin rights at every launch, Can be intimidating for less tech savvy
  • Overwolf

    Beta 0.28.170.36556

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Facebook, chat, video capture and more in-game

    7
    132 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, Great interface, Simple video capture, Share immediately
    • CONS: Can slow performance
  • CrystalDiskInfo

    7.5.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Check out the health status of your hard disk for free

    7
    200 votes
    • PROS: Accurate information about HDD characteristics, Free
    • CONS: No interaction or comparison tools, Not available for other platforms such as Mac
  • Disk Drill

    2.4.437

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Excellent free data recovery tool for Mac

    8
    456 votes
    • PROS: Efficient and easy to use, Detects damaged or deleted files, Can help prevent future accidental deletions or damage
    • CONS: Some features missing in free version
  • HDD Health

    3.3.220

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Maintain your hard disk's state and functionality

    7
    96 votes
    • PROS: Very light on resources, Warns of impending hard drive failure
    • CONS: Only works with SMART drives, Can slow down hard drive sometimes
  • DriveDx

    1.0.7

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Advanced drive health diagnostic and monitoring utility

    -
    No votes yet
    • SMARTReporter

      3.1.1

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Quickly detect errors in your hard drive

      7
      12 votes
      • PROS: Can help predict impending hard drive failures, Discreet operation
      • CONS: Cannot detect all kinds of failures, Only supports SMART drives
    • Etcher

      Varies with device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Simple, free OS image flashing with Etcher

      9
      1 vote
      • PROS: Simple interface, User-friendly data safety features
      • CONS: Large file size, Frequently checks for updates
    • OnyX

      2.7.3_

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Comprehensive maintenance for your Mac

      6
      488 votes
      • PROS: Cleans and optimizes all aspects of your Mac, Verifies S.M.A.R.T and structure of disk, In depth cleaning, Easy to use
      • CONS: Some operations can take time, Each version of OS X requires a different OnyX, Basic interface
    • Acronis Drive Monitor

      1.0.187

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Real-time monitoring of your hard drive's health

      7
      13 votes
      • GSmartControl

        0.8.6

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Comprehensive monitoring of your hard drive performance

        6
        9 votes
        • PROS: Much easier to read than standard SMART stats
        • CONS: Doesn't help in terms of interpreting data
      • Hard Drive Inspector

        3.98

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Take control of your hard disk drives

        7
        25 votes
        • OnyX

          for Leopard 2.0.6

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Mac

          Comprehensive maintenance for your Mac

          7
          21 votes
          • PROS: Cleans and optimizes all aspects of your Mac, Verifies S.M.A.R.T and structure of disk, In depth cleaning, Easy to use
          • CONS: Some operations can take time, Each version of OS X requires a different OnyX, Basic interface
        • HDDScan

          3.1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Low-level hard drive diagnostics tool

          7
          25 votes
          • OnyX

            Tiger 1.8.6

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Mac

            Comprehensive maintenance for your Mac

            9
            5 votes
            • PROS: Cleans and optimizes all aspects of your Mac, Verifies S.M.A.R.T and structure of disk, In depth cleaning, Easy to use
            • CONS: Some operations can take time, Each version of OS X requires a different OnyX, Basic interface
          • Onyx

            for Panther 1.5.3

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Mac

            Comprehensive maintenance for your Mac

            5
            5 votes
            • PROS: Cleans and optimizes all aspects of your Mac, Verifies S.M.A.R.T and structure of disk, In depth cleaning, Easy to use
            • CONS: Some operations can take time, Each version of OS X requires a different OnyX, Basic interface
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