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CrystalDiskInfo Alternatives

CrystalDiskInfo is described as 'Open-source HDD/SSD utility for monitoring S.M.A.R.T. values, disk temperature and other information' and is a very popular hard disk diagnostic tool in the system & hardware category. There are more than 25 alternatives to CrystalDiskInfo for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is GSmartControl, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like CrystalDiskInfo are Hard Disk Sentinel, HD Tune, smartmontools and Victoria.

CrystalDiskInfo alternatives are mainly Hard Disk Diagnostic Tools but may also be Benchmark Tools or Hard Disk Benchmark Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of CrystalDiskInfo.
This page was last updated Jan 25, 2022
  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows
  • PortableApps.com

Open-source HDD/SSD utility for monitoring S.M.A.R.T. values, disk temperature and other information.

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  1. GSmartControl

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Smartctl GUI that supports controlling hard drive Self-Monitoring, Analysis, and Reporting.

    Most users think GSmartControl is a great alternative to CrystalDiskInfo.
  2. Monitoring hard disk health and temperature. Test and repair HDD problems and predict failures. Prevent data loss by automatic and scheduled backup.

    Hard Disk Sentinel vs CrystalDiskInfo opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Hard Disk Sentinel is a great alternative to CrystalDiskInfo.

    Best alternative for Linux.just like crystaldiskinfo, it shows the hd health status

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    Hard Disk Sentinel is the most full featured hard disk SMART monitoring software ever written. It also contains good disk performance benchmarks, although that is not the primary purpose of the program.

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  3. 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!.

    Most users think HD Tune is a great alternative to CrystalDiskInfo.
  4. smartmontools

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    The smartmontools package contains two utility programs (smartctl and smartd) to control and monitor storage systems using the Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology System (SMART) built into most modern ATA and SCSI harddisks.

    smartmontools vs CrystalDiskInfo opinions
    Most users think smartmontools is a great alternative to CrystalDiskInfo.
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    Small, easy, complete, don't know how to use it just smartctl -h or man smartctl and you will have all the documentation you need.

    Positive comment about 1 year ago
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    Entirely command-based with no quick start guide for when you just want to check a disk.

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  5. Victoria is a small application designed to assess performance, test and perform minor repairs to your IDE drive and SATA HDD. It's designed primarily for HDD repairmen in stationary conditions and is not intended to test the system hard drive.



  6. A GNOME utility for dealing with storage devices.

  7. HDDScan is a freeware utility for storage devices diagnostics (HDD, RAID, Flash). The program can scan storage device for bad blocks, show S.M.A.R.T. attributes and change some HDD parameters such as AAM, APM, etc.

  8. AS SSD Benchmark

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    With AS SSD Benchmark you can determine your SSD drive's performance by conducting several specific tests.

  9. Samsung Magician

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Samsung Magician software is designed to help you manage your Samsung SSD with a simple, intuitive user interface. Download files & find supported models.

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  10. DriveDx

    • Mac

    DriveDx is advanced drive health diagnostic and monitoring utility. Unlike most drive utilities, DriveDx does not only monitor the drive’s built-in S.M.A.R.T.

    DriveDx vs CrystalDiskInfo opinions
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    I frequently use CrystalDiskInfo on my PCs and have started trying out similar utilities for the Mac. DriveX is the first I've tried. Its format is clear and concise It'sexplanations in popup boxes are very useful.

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    Incredibly in-depth statistics on disk status laid out well, plainly explained with an easy to use interface. I've always got the information I've wanted with it without issues or confusion.

    Positive comment almost 4 years ago
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