CrystalDiskMark is a small HDD benchmark utility for your hard drive that enable you to rapidly measure sequential and random read/write speeds.
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- - CrystalDiskMark is the most popular Windows alternative to quietHDD.
- - CrystalDiskMark is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to quietHDD.
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!.Suggest and vote on features
HD Tune FeaturesDiscontinued
The last update is from August 2019.
Completely disable HDD APM or change APM values to prevent drive from parking its head, stop load/unload cycle count increasing and annoying drive ticking sounds.Suggest and vote on features
Hdparm for Windows Features
The sdparm utility accesses SCSI device parameters. When the SCSI device is a disk, sdparm's role is similar to its namesake: the Linux hdparm utility which is primarily designed for ATA disks that had device names starting with "hd".sdparm has no features, suggest some!
HD Tach is a low level hardware benchmark for random access read/write storage devices such as hard drives, removable drives (ZIP/JAZZ), flash devices, and RAID arrays. HD Tach uses custom device drivers and other low level Windows interfaces to bypass as many layers of software...HD Tach has no features, suggest some!Discontinued
Last version, 3.0, is still downloadable from Wayback Machine.