HD Tune Pro 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 securely erase all data and much more.
HD Tune Pro is a powerful utility that can help you benchmark your drives and discover issues that may be affecting their performance. What’s more, in addition to the features offered by this software, the Pro edition can also monitor drives, analyze disk usage, and securely erase files and more.
HD Tune Pro is a hardware-independent that administrators can use to perform a variety of hard disk diagnostics, regardless of manufacturer, to confirm hard disk health and performance.
It supports performing secure erasure, running comprehensive error scans, displaying read, write, and spin-up times, recording benchmark performance metrics and more. The metrics and disk health information the utility displays are invaluable in troubleshooting and recovering from hard disk trouble.
This software has an easy to use interface which can help all the users in utilizing this software for their maximum benefit. You can access all the main functions of this software through the main windows, which consists of four tabs for categorization and organization of all these functions.
The scanning of hard drive through this tool also helps in the identification of the damaged blocks, which is an essential milestone in recovering those malfunctioning blocks and data stored in it.
The entire process of scanning is quite smooth. thus you can easily continue working with your pc without having any problems in its usual operations. It is one of the positive aspects of HD tune, as not every software providing similar benefits make the process of scanning very smooth to allow users to manage to normal working simultaneously. This tool also provides you with detailed information about hard disk including serial number, firmware version, and the buffer capacity.
HD Tune Pro features
Multiple disk types
HD Tune Pro works with SCSI, SATA, and IDE disks, meaning it’s highly compatible even in environments supporting legacy SCSI and older IDE equipment.
In addition to providing performance benchmarking functionality, It displays S.M.A.R.T. health status information. Spin up time, start/stop counts, seek error rate, power-on hours count, spin retry count, temperature, write error rate and numerous other metrics among the disk health status indicators it makes available to support technicians.
It includes an error scanning tool that enables reviewing SMART status and bad blocks from within a single utility. Administrators can perform regular, comprehensive sector-by-sector scans or choose a Quick Scan to obtain a quick sector status report.
Hard disk performance is affected by several factors, including a driver’s ability to write data, read information and even burst speeds. HD Tune Pro’s benchmark utilities assist support professionals in determining whether a hard disk’s performance remains at acceptable levels.
High operating temperatures lead to disk failures. It displays a disk’s temperature prominently within the application console and assists technicians in monitoring a disk’s temperature. The utility also displays warning alerts from within the Windows System Tray.
It includes a disk erasure tool that includes several disk data-deletion options. Among the options available for overwriting and erasing hard disk data are Zero Fill and Department of Defense 5220.22-M methods.
What’s new in HD Tune Pro:
- Basic tests: added option for continuous testing
- added support for JMicron NVME to USB bridge
- over temperature is shown as a warning instead of failure
- Erase: range can be specified
- Monitor: transfer sizes of 128 KB to 2 MB added
- Save options: current pass can be specified
- Improved temperature detection
- Added command-line option to list all available drives
- Info: improved volume detection
- Folder Usage: improved volume detection
- Added support for more SSD drives
- Improved support for +4TB disks
- Added option to restore window position and size
- Added new warning level
- Improved support for +2TB disks
- Added option to scan A: and B: drives
- Added option to show drive serial number on the main screen
- Fixed issue with Fahrenheit temperature display
|Operating System||Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10|
|Hardware||hard disk (internal or external), SSD, USB stick, memory card reader|
|Title||Hd Tune Pro 5.75|
|File Size||2.14 MB|