HD Tune Alternatives with feature 'Portable'
HD Tune is described as '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!' and is a well-known app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 50 alternatives to HD Tune for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is CrystalDiskInfo, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like HD Tune are GSmartControl (Free, Open Source), CrystalDiskMark (Free, Open Source), UserBenchMark (Free) and Hard Disk Sentinel (Paid).
- HDD Guardian provides a Windows front-end for smartctl, a utility which monitors your hard drive(s) and SSD(s) for health status, taking advantage of S.M.AR.T. View 12 alternatives to HDD Guardian
Project has been discontinued per notice: http://hddguardian.codeplex.com/
- Free • Open Source