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 (S.M.A.R.T.), securely erase all data and much more.

What's new

4 August 2017: HD Tune Pro 5.70 released.

  • General:
    • added option to show drive letters in drive selector
    • improved support for OCZ and Samsung SSDs
    • added support for Windows 10
  • Basic tests: added option for continuous testing
  • Erase: range can be specified
  • Monitor: transfer sizes of 128 KB to 2 MB added
  • Save options: current pass can be specified

7 May 2015: HD Tune Pro 5.60 released.

  • Improved temperature detection
  • Save options:
    • added option to export screenshot as jpg
    • time and date format can be specified
  • Added command line option to list all available drives
  • Info: improved volume detection
  • Folder Usage: improved volume detection

20 April 2013: HD Tune Pro 5.50 released.

  • Added new module with following functions:
    • Check health status of all connected drives at once
    • Detailed S.M.A.R.T information
    • Run S.M.A.R.T self-test
    • Device statistics
    • Temperature statistics
  • Added support for more SSD drives
  • Improved support for +4TB disks
  • Added option to restore window position and size
  • Added new warning level

1 November 2011: HD Tune Pro 5.00 released.

  • New file tests which measure:
    • sequential read/write speed
    • random 4 KB read/write speed
    • multiple random 4 KB read/write speed
  • New monitor functions can show:
    • detailed performance statistics of different block sizes
    • positions where I/O activity took place
    • which programs and processes generate I/O activity
  • Improved support for +2TB disks
  • Added option to scan A: and B: drives
  • Added option to show drive serial number on main screen
  • Fixed issue with Fahrenheit temperature display

28th August 2010: HD Tune Pro 4.60 released.

  • Added temperature statistics
  • Improved support for SSD
  • Improved access time resolution
  • Health
    • added support for more SSDs
  • Random access
    • maximum access time is shown
    • added 4 KB align option
  • Extra tests
    • added random seek 4 KB test
    • added 4 KB align option

22th May 2010: HD Tune Pro 4.50 released.

  • Added autosave screenshot function with extensive filter possibilities
  • Error Scan
    • added speed map
    • added option to set scanning range
  • Erase: added verify function
  • Added option to change power settings during performance tests
  • Added support for USB 3.0 devices
  • Fixed negative CPU usage display with quadcore CPUs
  • Fixed incompatibility issue with nVidida drivers under Windows 7 64-bit
  • Fixed incompatibility issue with certain USB sticks
  • Fixed incorrect position with Erase function with sector sizes larger than 512 bytes

9th January 2010: HD Tune Pro 4.01 released.

  • Added option to monitor health status during tests
  • Fixed display issue with high DPI font settings

28th December 2009: HD Tune Pro 4.00 released!

  • Health (S.M.A.R.T) and temperature display support for external drives
  • Support for drives larger than 2 TB
  • Supports up to 32 drives
  • Advanced S.M.A.R.T log functions
  • Added short stroke testing
  • Extra tests: quick read/write tests
  • Added cache test
  • More information is shown
  • Benchmark tests can be run seperately
  • Added option to perform the transfer rate test on the entire surface
  • New command line parameters

29th December 2008: HD Tune Pro 3.50 released!

  • Added Random Access test
  • Added option to perform quick Error Scan with command line parameters

5 July 2008: HD Tune Pro 3.10 released!

  • Added menu
  • Fixed display problem with high DPI font settings

12 February 2008: HD Tune Pro released!

HD Tune Pro is an extended version of HD Tune which includes many new features such as: write benchmark, secure erasing, AAM setting, folder usage view, disk monitor, command line parameters and file benchmark.
Click here for more information and to download a trial version.

A new version of HD Tune is also available. Version 2.55 includes several minor improvements.
Copyright (c) 2013 by EFD Software