Comparison of drive health diagnostic utilities for Mac

Feature DriveDx SMART Reporter SMART Utility
Feature DriveDx SMART Reporter SMART Utility
Drive Overall Health Rating
Drive Overall Performance Rating
SSD Lifetime Left Indicator
I/O errors monitoring
Interactive help hints for all drive health indicators (SMART attributes)
Detects (HDD / SSD) drive health states: 4 2 3 / 2
OK
Warning
Failing (pre-fail) /
Failed
(one or more thresholds exceeded)
HDD health status evaluation based on next criteria:
built-in S.M.A.R.T. status
SMART attributes statistically closely related to HDD failures
health indicators proximity to threshold
measurements history
SSD health status evaluation based on next criteria:
built-in S.M.A.R.T. status
SMART attributes statistically closely related to SSD failures
health indicators proximity to thresholds
measurements history
SMART attribute statuses: 4 2 2
OK
Warning
Failing (pre-fail)
Failed
(threshold exceeded)
SoftRAID support
SMART attribute (health indicator) value proximity to threshold in percent (status bar)
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Automatic tracking of drive SMART attribute values approximation to thresholds. Automated alerting if value is close to threshold
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(* requires manual per attribute setup)
Save report to text file
Temperature statistics
Drive Self-tests
S.M.A.R.T. error log
Device Statistics
Automatic Email Notifications
with attached full detailed report
Send email notification:
when drive failed
when drive failing
on warning (health related issues found)
on drive heath rating threshold reached
on performance rating threshold reached
on SSD lifetime left threshold reached
when drive self-test completed
Periodic status reports Only 1 per day, without detailed full report
DriveDx is the most advanced drive health diagnostic and monitoring utility!
Requires Mac OS X 10.6+.