Parkdale Alternatives

    Parkdale is described as 'Get the read and write speed from your harddisks, cdrom devices and network servers in Kilobyte, Megabyte or even Gigabyte per Second. There are three different modes, from easy to advanded' and is a Benchmark Tool in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Parkdale for Windows, PortableApps.com and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is CrystalDiskInfo, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Parkdale are CrystalDiskMark (Free, Open Source), HD Tune (Freemium), UserBenchMark (Free) and AS SSD Benchmark (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 28, 2021

    1. CrystalDiskInfo is a HDD/SSD utility software which supports S.M.A.R.T. It shows the health status much more clearly than similar tools. The "Function / Graph" is especially interesting for the "Reallocated Sectors Count".
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    2. Compact hard drive benchmark utility with large, simple, and easily readable read/write results.
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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!.
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    4. 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.
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    5. With AS SSD Benchmark you can determine your SSD drive's performance by conducting several specific tests.
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    6. Macrorit Disk Scanner is a third party disk surface portable tool for scan disk bad sectors which provides you with better options and better performance than Windows native disk scanner.
    7. Anvil's Storage Utilities is a powerful tool that comes packed with many useful features for helping you test the performance of a solid-state drive or hard disk drive.
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    8. The ATTO Disk Benchmark performance measurement tool is compatible with Microsoft Windows. Measure your storage systems performance with various transfer sizes and test lengths for reads and writes.
    9. HDDExpert gives you a crystal-clear vision of your Hard Drive (HDD or SSD) health and performance and translates S.M.A.R.T. attributes into readable indication.
    10. I want to know how fast are my disks really are, in a real life situations. Not in a synthetic benchmarking program that will display figures that I will never be able to meet.
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