Software manufacturer Realix offers with the system tool Hwinfo a free solution to monitor and analyze the connected hardware in the computer. The tool keeps track of components in real time, and can also output detailed reports on chips, processors, and graphics cards at the user’s request. A comprehensive list of the components supported by Hwinfo can be found on the manufacturer’s website. Through this monitoring, the tool aims to help predict possible hardware errors or defects.
Keep track of connected hardware components – analyses, charts, and reports
Hwinfo is freeware, and monitors almost all hardware components of the computer in real time. The output of various data and sensor values also takes place in real time – these can be output in various forms. Tables, graphs, diagrams – in addition to real-time data, reports can also be exported as CSV, XML, HTML or text files.
Extensions, add-ons and different program versions
On the manufacturer page of Hwinfo you can download – besides different versions of the program – also different extensions and add-ons for the tool. For example, you can download a widget that includes some of the software’s features in the Windows sidebar. Hwinfo is available in different versions: For 64-bit systems Hwinfo64 is available for download, for 32-bit systems Hwinfo32 – the latter with native 64-bit support as well. “Hwinfo32 Portable is also available – just like the 64-bit version. For Microsoft DOS there is also a purely portable version of the program – in comparison to the “siblings”, it is no longer provided with updates.