CrystalDiskMark is described as 'Compact hard drive benchmark utility with large, simple, and easily readable read/write results' and is a very popular Benchmark Tool in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to CrystalDiskMark for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Android. Most alternatives are Benchmark and Hard Disk Benchmark Tools. The best alternative is AmorphousDiskMark, which is free. Other great apps like CrystalDiskMark are HD Tune (Freemium), KDiskMark (Free, Open Source), UserBenchMark (Free) and Disks (Free, Open Source).
A simple open-source disk benchmark tool for Linux distros.
KDiskMark vs CrystalDiskMark opinions
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sparkydev Best alternative for linux
Positive comment • over 1 year ago
3rd Everybody knows and trusts CrystalDiskMark but it is not for Linux. FIO is for Linux but needs some reading brain to run it properly... and that's where KDiskMark comes into play:
Quick, easy and hassle-free :D
UserBenchmark is a free all-in-one benchmarking application. Benchmark your CPU, GPU, SSD, HDD and USB Drives then compare results with other users and see which parts you can upgrade together with the expected performance improvements. CPU benchmarks bias toward Intel.
Disk Speed Test is an easy to use tool to quickly measure and certify your disk performance for working with high quality video! Simply click the start button and Disk Speed Test will write test your disk using large blocks of data, and then display the result.
Most users think Blackmagic Disk Speed Test is a great alternative to CrystalDiskMark.
fio is an I/O tool meant for both for benchmark and stress/hardware verification. It has support for many different types of I/O engines, I/O priorities (on newer Linux kernels), rate limited I/O, forked or threaded jobs and much more.
Compare read and write speed of USB Flash drives: USBDeview is a small utility that lists all USB devices that currently connected to your computer, as well as all USB devices that you previously used.