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Blackmagic Disk Speed Test
Blackmagic Disk Speed Test
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Blackmagic Disk Speed Test

Version 3.4.2

Measure disk performance for video work.

3.4
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Blackmagic Disk Speed Test overview

Blackmagic Disk Speed Test is an easy to use tool to quickly measure and certify your disk performance for working with high quality video! Simply click the start button and Disk Speed Test will write test your disk using large blocks of data, and then display the result. Disk Speed Test will continue to test writes and reads from your disk so you can evaluate both performance and readability over time.

What’s new in version 3.4.2

Updated on Aug 03 2022

  • Improve consistency across read tests

Information

License

Free

Size

25.7 MB

Downloads

209801

App requirements

  • Intel 64
  • Apple Silicon
  • macOS 10.13 or later
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Blackmagic Disk Speed Test qualities

Value
3.0
Ease of use
3.0
Features
3.0
Reliability
3.0
Customer support
3.0

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Filou53
Filou53
Feb 5 2019
3.2
0.0
Feb 5 2019
0.0
Version: 3.2
it worked well before... but now, under High Sierra, it won't open. Nothing happens... :-(
murichard
murichard
Jan 5 2019
3.2
5.0
Jan 5 2019
5.0
Version: 3.2
Good tool to get a good result of the performance of attached drives
gibhenry
gibhenry
Jan 14 2016
2.2.2
0.0
Jan 14 2016
0.0
Version: 2.2.2
Worked great under 10.10 Yosemite. Under 10.11 El Capitan, Blackmagic Disk Speed Test 2.2.2 reports every disk as locked, and therefore not testable. :-(
Invalid
Invalid
Mar 1 2015
2.2.2
3.0
Mar 1 2015
3.0
Version: 2.2.2
Version 2.2.2 crashes instantly on OS X 10.6.8. You can fix this but I would say the solution is definitely NOT worth it. First, download and install MacPorts (free open-source) for Snow Leopard from: https://www.macports.org/install.php Make sure you get the Snow Leopard one. After MacPorts is installed, go to Applications > Utilities > Terminal and run the following command: sudo port selfupdate Then run the following command, which may take like an hour to compile: sudo port install clang-3.3 -analyzer -python27 Then run the following command, which may also take like an hour to compile: sudo port install libcxx +universal configure.compiler=macports-clang-3.3 After you've done all this, Blackmagic 2.2.2 will open properly again (and congratulations on your determination and patience).
Jdgraf
Jdgraf
Jan 19 2015
2.2.2
0.5
Jan 19 2015
0.5
Version: 2.2.2
Na 10.6.8 verze 2.2.2 krachne ihned po spustení
B-Jefferson-Le-Blanc
B-Jefferson-Le-Blanc
Jan 17 2015
2.2.2
2.5
Jan 17 2015
2.5
Version: 2.2.2
Ok, now that I've tried it, there appears to be no way to get a log of the test results. So how is one supposed to compare one disk with another? It reports multiple results for different kinds of video files and file sizes. It's not practical to write those results down by hand - or remember them. So BD's got a nice, fancy interface. But that's not enough by half. Without a reporting feature it's all but useless.
Psychiatry
Psychiatry
Dec 25 2014
2.2
3.0
Dec 25 2014
3.0
Version: 2.2
This use to be my favorite app for testing the speed of disks. However, as of OS X 10.9.5, it can only test the start up drive. If I try to select another drive, the app FREEZES. You have to force quit it to stop it. And until you do, it can take up 100% of the CPU time of one of your Intel Cores. Unfortunately, this app hasn't been updated since October 25, 2012. it is now December 24, 2014. So this app has gotten old. And it has developed incompatibility with the latest OS X.
mos3nga
mos3nga
Nov 3 2012
2.2
1.0
Nov 3 2012
1.0
Version: 2.2
version after 2.1 not reliable with SSD because is not considering firmware compression algorithms. performances measured are 50% of real speed. :-(
Dom-B
Dom-B
Jun 6 2011
1.0
4.0
Jun 6 2011
4.0
Version: 1.0
Does what it says... although would be nice to read/write multiple test files at the same time to test stream playback.
exotic7d
exotic7d
Jul 21 2023
3.4.2
5.0
Jul 21 2023
5.0
Version: 3.4.2
axes12313
axes12313
Jan 27 2022
3.3
5.0
Jan 27 2022
5.0
Version: 3.3
The_Blinded
The_Blinded
Jan 8 2022
3.3
2.0
Jan 8 2022
2.0
Version: 3.3
ngipikpati
ngipikpati
Sep 14 2020
5.0
Sep 14 2020
5.0
Version: null
madarajesh7
madarajesh7
Sep 16 2019
5.0
Sep 16 2019
5.0
Version: null
lurjbm
lurjbm
Apr 16 2019
3.0
Apr 16 2019
3.0
Version: null
murichard
murichard
Jan 5 2019
5.0
Jan 5 2019
5.0
Version: null
bkhadsall
bkhadsall
Dec 27 2018
4.0
Dec 27 2018
4.0
Version: null
bruce-ponder
bruce-ponder
May 24 2018
0.5
May 24 2018
0.5
Version: null
beautifful79
beautifful79
Nov 2 2017
4.5
Nov 2 2017
4.5
Version: null
Ryan-Toyota
Ryan-Toyota
Mar 12 2015
4.0
Mar 12 2015
4.0
Version: null
Invalid
Invalid
Mar 1 2015
3.0
Mar 1 2015
3.0
Version: null
Jdgraf
Jdgraf
Jan 19 2015
0.5
Jan 19 2015
0.5
Version: null
Heap11
Heap11
Jan 18 2015
2.5
Jan 18 2015
2.5
Version: null
B-Jefferson-Le-Blanc
B-Jefferson-Le-Blanc
Jan 17 2015
2.5
Jan 17 2015
2.5
Version: null
Psychiatry
Psychiatry
Dec 25 2014
3.0
Dec 25 2014
3.0
Version: null
mos3nga
mos3nga
Nov 3 2012
1.0
Nov 3 2012
1.0
Version: null
Ikir
Ikir
Oct 25 2012
5.0
Oct 25 2012
5.0
Version: null
mark.shoe
mark.shoe
May 11 2012
5.0
May 11 2012
5.0
Version: null
Dom-B
Dom-B
Jun 6 2011
4.0
Jun 6 2011
4.0
Version: null
robmontanez
robmontanez
Apr 15 2011
1.5
Apr 15 2011
1.5
Version: null
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