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KDirStat Alternatives for Mac

KDirStat is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is ncdu, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to KDirStat and 11 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to KDirStat are DaisyDisk, GrandPerspective, JDiskReport and WhatSize.

KDirStat alternatives are mainly Disk Usage Analyzers but may also be System Cleaners. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of KDirStat.
This page was last updated Nov 29, 2021
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  • Linux
  • BSD
  • FreeBSD

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  1. A disk usage analyzer with an ncurses interface, aimed to be run on a remote server where you don't have an entire gaphical setup, but have to do with a simple SSH connection.

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    Text-based, very minimalistic, no treemap, doesn't stay on one filesystem, can't do cleanups

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  2. DaisyDisk

    • Mac

    With DaisyDisk you can free up disk space by quickly finding and deleting big, useless files. The program scans any mounted disk and displays it on the sunburst map, where segments mean files and folders, proportionally to their sizes. The map is easy to read and navigate.

  3. GrandPerspective

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Mac

    GrandPerspective is a small utility application for Mac that graphically shows the disk usage within a file system. It can help you to manage your disk, as you can easily spot which files and folders take up the most space.

  4. JDiskReport

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    JDiskReport enables you to understand how much space the files and directories consume on your disk drives, and it helps you find obsolete files and folders.

  5. WhatSize

    • Mac

    WhatSize is a simple tool that allows the user to quickly measure the size in bytes of a given folder and all subfolders and files within it. You would be surprised at how many useless files might be laying around on your hard disks.

  6. Disk Xray

    • Mac

    Disk Xray is a disk usage statistics viewer, duplicate files/folders finder and cleanup tool for Mac OS X.

  7. Disk Space Analyzer

    • Mac

    Disk Space Analyzer allows you to easily find and remove the bulkiest content for your Mac or external storage. You can see your Mac disk usage, find folders that take up the most space, and manage hard drive space by moving or removing files.

  8. ClearDisk

    • Mac

    ClearDisk is a Mac OS X utility designed to clean the hard disk of unnecessary files which clog up the disk space. The goal of ClearDisk is just to find unused files on your computer and remove them. ClearDisk saves your time by cleaning your disk in a fast and intuitive manner.

  9. Precious Disk

    • Mac

    Recover disk space by removing gigabytes of unwanted and forgotten files!.

  10. DiskGraph

    • Mac

    Disk Graph is a tool that allows you to inspect your disk and easily find the files that take away most of your disk space. With its beautiful interface and its pie-like graph, locating big files has never been easier.

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