The hardware component of every computer is vital to the performance of the system. In fact, it goes a long way to determine the type of application that the computer is capable of running. Besides, the state of the various hardware component is also vital to the performance of the computer. Therefore, there is a need for consistent monitoring of the hardware to ascertain the system performance. This program leaves an icon on the system tray that presents the user with vital information regarding the hardware components and their present state. The information that the program presents include CPU voltage, power consumption, system temperature, fan speed, and many other vital system information.
The application is bundled with a driver called the HWSensor driver pack which enables the program to communicate with the various hardware components to query their running state. Once the icon on the status bar is clicked, the program presents a window with live information about the hardware components. Moreover, the program allows the user to create shortcuts of various hardware running state on this status bar. This is a convenient way to monitor resources of interest continuously. This program is an excellent utility for Mac owners to monitor the state of their computer.
HWMonitor for Mac is licensed as freeware for Mac OS operating system. It is in system info category and is available to all software users as a free download.