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Top 2 Commercial Hard Drive Diagnostic Tools

A List of the Best Commercial Hard Drive Testing Programs

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In addition to the many free hard drive testing tools available, several commercial hard drive diagnostic tools are available, for a cost, that should help determine if your hard drive is working properly... or not.

1. SpinRite

SpinRite is one of the most powerful commercial hard drive diagnostic and repair tools available today. It has been available for many years and I have used it personally with much success over my career.

SpinRite is a professional tool and is priced accordingly, currently at $89.00 USD.

Purchase SpinRite

2. Hard Drive Mechanic

Hard Drive Mechanic claims to "easily" repair a number of hard drive ailments that can cause all sorts of errors and other problems on a PC.

Hard Drive Mechanic is currently priced at $139.95 USD.

Purchase Hard Drive Mechanic

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