HD Tach Alternatives
HD Tach is described as 'low level hardware benchmark for random access read/write storage devices such as hard drives, removable drives (ZIP/JAZZ), flash devices, and RAID arrays' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to HD Tach for Windows, the Web, PortableApps.com and Mac. The best alternative is CrystalDiskMark, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like HD Tach are HD Tune (Freemium), UserBenchMark (Free), AS SSD Benchmark (Free) and PassMark DiskCheckup (Free Personal).
- 15 alternatives
- Compact hard drive benchmark utility with large, simple, and easily readable read/write results. View 42 alternatives to CrystalDiskMark
- Free • Open Source
CrystalDiskMark vs HD TachCrystalDiskMark is too dependent on where the OS decides to place the file, On a disk that's nearly full, it can place it near the end where the performances is much slower that at the beginning of the disk