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Hard Disk Sentinel

By H.D.S. Hungary Free to try

Key Details of Hard Disk Sentinel

  • Monitor, detect, test, diagnose and repair hard disk drive problems, performance degradation, and failures
  • Last updated on 04/08/20
  • There has been 1 update within the past 6 months
  • The current version has 0 flags on VirusTotal badge_icon

Developer's Description

Hard Disk Sentinel monitors hard disk status, health and performance including temperature and S.M.A.R.T. (Self-Monitoring, Analysis and Reporting Technology, built in most hard disks today) values for each hard disks. Also it measures the hard disk transfer speed in real time which can be used as a benchmark or to detect possible hard disk failures, performance degradations. Hard Disk Sentinel can be used to prevent serious damage or data loss. It warns the user before a problem may occur and this gives opportunity to backup important and valuable data.

Full Specifications

What's new in version 5.61

  • Fixed possible BSOD when Intel 750 series NVMe SSD (SSDPEDMW400G4 / SSDPEDMW800G4) used with Intel RST driver 17.8
  • Fixed possible increase of "Number of error information log entries" count on Samsung NVMe SSDs
  • Added further protection against problem in Intel AHCI driver 11.0, 11.2
  • Added support for GEIL ZENITH SSDs
  • Detect eMMC information on additional eMMC devices
  • Improved compatibility with LaCie 2Big Quadra v3
  • Improved reporting of failing SSDs
  • Improved NVMe sector size detection
  • Improved support for SK HYNIX GOLD SSDs
  • Improved support of LEXAR SATA SSDs, PLEXTOR SSDs, Sandisk X300 SSD
  • Non-English language file updates


Release April 8, 2020
Date Added April 8, 2020
Version 5.61

Operating Systems

Operating Systems Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows Vista, Windows, Windows 7, Windows XP
Additional Requirements None


Total Downloads 227,981
Downloads Last Week 391
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