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Temperature Monitoring Tools

Ensuring that technology doesn’t get too hot during operation is of the utmost importance. The software on this page will help you monitor the current running temperature of the multiple components of your machine that generate heat.

  1. The Open Hardware Monitor is a free open source software that monitors temperature sensors, fan speeds, voltages, load and clock speeds of a computer.
  2. HWiNFO are professional hardware information and diagnostic tools supporting latest components, industry technologies and standards.

  3. Speccy is an advanced System Information tool for your PC, available as installer version and as portable version in 24 languages. It does a quick scan of your machine and gives you a complete rundown of every piece of gear that's in your computer.


    The latest version is from May 2018


    The installer propose you to install additional third party software like Google Chrome

  4. A powerful overclocking tool for your graphics card, which also includes screen capture and video capture tools, plus overlays. Has a lower FPS hit than Fraps, and offers the same functionality. The beta versions include audio streams alongside the video capture.
  5. Smartctl GUI that supports controlling hard drive Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting.
  6. PC hardware sensor monitoring utility that displays voltages, temperatures, and fan speeds.
  7. HD Tune is a hard disk / SSD utility with many functions. It can be used to measure the drive's performance, scan for errors, check the health status (S.M.A.R.T.), securely erase all data and more!.
  8. SSD and HDD health monitoring and analysis utility for diagnosing and repairing hard drive issues.
  9. Libre Hardware Monitor, a fork of Open Hardware Monitor , is free software that can monitor the temperature sensors, fan speeds, voltages, load and clock speeds of your computer.
  10. CoreCtrl is a Free and Open Source GNU/Linux application that allows you to control with ease your computer hardware using application profiles. It aims to be flexible, comfortable and accessible to regular users.
  11. Monitor system temperatures and control system and GPU fans.
  12. Manage performance, temperatures, and devices all from a single application. NZXT CAM is fast, efficient, and easy-to-use, allowing you to control every aspect of your computer.