Any good freeware software to check disk health/performance/status?

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  1. PiCo

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    I'm using PC Wizard at the moment, but the newest version doesn't provide info about the health of the disks.
    The older version would say: Drive E: 98% health 99% performance.

    Anyway I want sth free, if there exists, to check occasionally my drives.
    I'd like a suggestion cause googling in the dark might get me a rogue :p

    Thanx in Advance!

    edit://Just noticed freeware + software together is pleonasm!
     
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    Thank you guys!

    I'm familiar with SpeedFan, but HD Tune is my thing! It provides both a benchmark (CrystalDiskMark) and disk info (CrystalDiskInfo).
    I'll keep CrystalDiskInfo too for some of its advanced features.

    :)
     
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    No, I have only tried Kill Disk - Hard Drive Eraser from Active@ and was very satisfied.

    I'll try that too, it seems to be more explanatory on S.M.A.R.T. attributes!
    Thanx!
     
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