Version history

Version   Release date  
News and corrections
3.6.02 12/22/2017
  • Support for CPUs of Intel Coffee Lake series added.
  • Bug in Windows sidebar gadget fixed that could lead to a wrong gadget positon in certain multi-monitor configurations.
  • Added display of user defined names of mainboard temperature channels and fan names in windows sidebar gadget.
  • New temperature source for fan control curve based fan speed control added:
    • average GPU temperature
  • Bug in fan control for Thinkpad Notebooks fixed that could cause the fan control to be non-operational after a standby/resume cycle.
3.6.01 11/11/2017
  • Removed offset of 20°C for AMD CPUs Ryzen 7 1800X, Ryzen 7 1700X und Ryzen 5 1600X (analogous to AMD Ryzen Master Tool).
  • Option to configure contents of CSV log file via separate configuration dialog added.
  • Option for scaling Windows sidebar gadget added (for users of high DPI displays).
  • Support for Nuvoton NCT6796D SuperIO monitoring chips added.
  • Support for ITE IT8613E and IT8625E SuperIO monitoring chips added.
  • Improved support for various temperature and fan channels for specific Gigabyte motherboards with ITE SuperIO monitoring chips.
  • Improved support for fan control on specific ASRock motherboards with Nuvoton SuperIO monitoring chips.
  • Bug fixed that could cause loading stored fan control configuration curves to fail.
  • Several minor improvements and bug fixes.
3.5.09 08/07/2017
  • Bug in fan control for certain configurations fixed.
  • Tjmax values für several Intel CPUs corrected.
  • Several minor improvements and bugfixes.
3.5.08 07/18/2017
  • Full S.M.A.R.T. support for NVM Express (NVMe) SSD drives.
  • Support for CPUs of Intel Skylake-X series added.
  • Support for Intel Atom Goldmont CPUs added.
  • Bug fixed that could lead to a reset of the fan controller parameters when a standby/resume cycle was performed directly after the controller configuration had been modified.
3.5.07 06/11/2017
  • Support for CPUs of AMD Ryzen Series added.
3.5.06 05/28/2017
  • Bug fixed, that could prevent GPU fan control settings from properly switching back to BIOS control if manual fan control was deactivated or upon exiting Argus Monitor.
3.5.05 05/14/2017
  • Support for ITE IT8607E, IT8655E, IT8665E, IT8686E und IT8792E SuperIO monitoring chip added.
3.5.04 04/05/2017
  • Argus Montior Professional edition now supports fan control for GPU and mainboard fans.
3.5.03 03/08/2017
  • New temperature sources for fan speed controller added:
    • Average value over several seconds of CPU temperature (time can be configured),
    • Average of CPU and GPU temperature,
    • Maximum of CPU and GPU temperature.
  • Support for Nuvoton NCT6795D SuperIO monitoring chip added.
  • Lower limit of minimum fan control value changed from 20% to 5% (fans can still be switched off completely).
  • Bug fixed in fan controller fixed when switching from manual to control curve based control.
  • Bug fixed that could cause the wrong values to be loaded when switching between fan control profiles.
3.5.02 02/18/2017
  • Support for CPUs of Intel Kaby Lake (desktop) series added.
  • Option to postpone repeated S.M.A.R.T. warnings for extended hard drive failure prediction until the next change of the associated raw value.
3.5.01 01/22/2017
  • UI modernized with 5 different selectable display styles.
  • Improved UI when Windows display scaling is activated.
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
3.3.07 11/16/2016
  • Support for CPUs of Intel Kaby Lake U (mobile) series added.
3.3.06 10/15/2016
  • Enhanced support for notebooks with multiple/switchable graphics adapters.
  • Display of battery status added to sidebar gadget.
  • Display of HDD sleep state added to sidebar gadget.
  • Better support for SanDisk SSDs.
  • Monitoring of S.M.A.R.T. attribute 169 "Total Bad Blocks" added.
  • Support for ITE IT8622E SuperIO monitoring chip added.
  • Bug in temperature display for Intel SSDs of series 540S and Pro 2500 fixed.
  • Bug in configuration dialog for enhanced S.M.A.R.T. warnings fixed.
3.3.05 08/05/2016
  • Display problems with sidebar gadget on high-res displays fixed.
  • Additional display of average temperature for tray icons and CSV logfile added.
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
3.3.04 05/30/2016
  • Support for Intel CPUs of Xeon E5/v4 series (Broadwell-EP) added.
  • Optimization of fan startup behavior from fan standstill.
  • Bug fixed that could cause crashes on certain mainboard/ITE SuperIO monitoring chip combinations.
  • Bug fixed that would prevent Argus Monitor to check for updates when an HTTP proxy was configured.
3.3.03 04/24/2016
  • Additional option for email transport encryption added (available methods are now: unencrypted, STARTTLS and SSL/TLS).
  • Update signature for system driver to comply with Microsoft requirements for driver signing. To install Argus Monitor under Windows 7 the security patch KB3033929 (32bit) / KB3033929 (64bit) is required to be installed.
  • Bug in fan control fixed that prevented setting the fan speed to zero if hystereses was not used.
  • Support for CPUs of AMD Excavator/Carrizo series added.
3.3.02 03/14/2016
  • Battery symbol enhanced to be able to handle two installed batteries.
  • Display of internal SDD temperature for supported NVM Express (NVMe) SSD drives (e.g. Samsung SSD SM951-NVMe or Samsung SSD 950 Pro).
3.3.01 01/22/2016
  • For Notebooks: Battery symbol showing state of charge along with several other parameters directly in the Windows taskbar
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
3.2.09 12/07/2015
  • Support for ITE IT8606E SuperIO monitoring chip added.
  • Support for ITE IT8613E SuperIO monitoring chip added.
  • Support for Intel Skylake-U series CPUs added.
3.2.08 11/04/2015
  • Increased number of controllable fans to five for SuperIO monitoring chip ITE IT8620E.
  • Improved support of some SuperIO monitoring chips of ITE IT87xx series.
  • Support for CPUs of Intel Celeron/Pentium N3000 series (Airmont/Braswell) added.
  • Bug fixed that could lead to a display of incorrect network transfer speed values.
3.2.07 09/11/2015

Last release with support for Windows versions prior to Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2.

  • Support for CPUs of Intel Skylake series added.
  • Support for CPUs of Intel Broadwell-C (Desktop CPUs) series added.
  • Support for Nuvoton NCT6793D SuperIO monitoring chips added.
  • Bug fixed that could lead to incorrect fan speed controller settings after resume from standby.
  • Bug fixed that could under certain conditions lead to false CPU multiplier readings.
3.2.06 08/15/2015
  • Bugfixes and enhancements for Windows 10.
3.2.05 08/01/2015
  • Windows 10 officially supported.
  • Bug in temperature display for SSDs of Intel 335 series fixed.
3.2.04 06/09/2015
  • Optimization of S.M.A.R.T. access for SATA hard drives to solve a rare issue that could prevent the readout of S.M.A.R.T. attributes.
  • Three separate bit masks for S.M.A.R.T. event categories Error, Caution and Information added to the CSV log file.
  • Display of fan speeds of non-controllable fans added to the page "Mainboard/Fan control".
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
3.2.03 05/05/2015
  • Support for Dell PowerEdge RAID controllers (Perc H700, H800) added.
  • Support for ITE IT8607E (Intel NUC) SuperIO monitoring chips added.
  • Bug in fan controller fixed that could lead to a disregard of configured hysteresis under certain conditions.
  • Bug in frequency measurement for CPUs of Intel Silvermont series fixed.
3.2.02 03/21/2015
  • Support for SMSC SuperIO monitoring chips added.
  • Support for additional monitoring chips, accessable via system management bus (SMB).
  • Display for more specific temperature source names for fan control.
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
3.2.01 01/30/2015
  • S.M.A.R.T. monitoring rewritten from scratch.
  • Extended hard drive monitoring options added.
  • New configuration options for S.M.A.R.T. monitoring.
  • Support for CPUs of Intel Broadwell series added.
3.1.02 11/25/2014
  • Support for Nuvoton NCT6792D SuperIO monitoring chip added.
  • Bug in access code for Fintek F71868A SuperIO monitoring chip fixed.
  • Advanced GPU features for Nvidia Maxwell architecture GPUs (GTX 970 / GTX 980) added.
3.1.01 10/10/2014
  • Display for hard disk free space information added to HDD detail view.
  • Bug fixed, that could prevent SMART data from showing for drives in standby mode.
  • SMART warning dialog can now be turned off via program preferences.
  • Preference setting for logging SMART warnings to the event log.
  • Support for Intel Core i7-49xxHQ CPUs (Haswell-H) added.
  • Support for Intel Core i7-58xx CPUs (Haswell-E) added.
  • Support for IT8620E SuperIO monitoring chip added.
  • Optional password protection of program preferences added (Professional version only).
3.0.08 08/16/2014
  • Bug with display of a ITE IT8728F SuperIO chip temperature channel fixed.
  • Default path for log files changed to User\Documents.
  • Bug in Argus Monitor function 'S.M.A.R.T. disable/allow HDD standby' in certain configurations fixed.
  • Documentation/Help for Argus Monitor Professional updated.
3.0.07 07/15/2014
  • Support for AMD Steamroller/Kaveri CPUs added.
  • Support for ITE IT8603E SuperIO chip added.
  • Bug fixed, that could lead to a non-working fan speed controller on certain SuperIO chips after system resume from standby.
3.0.06 06/16/2014
  • Display of GPU load (% TDP) for supported Nvidia cards added.
  • Fan control for fans attached to a ITE IT8728F SuperIO chip should now work as inteded.
3.0.05 05/26/2014
  • Bug fixed that could lead to a crash of Argus Monitor when re-enabling advanced GPU features.
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
3.0.04 05/11/2014
  • Display of memory usage for Nvidia graphics cards added.
  • Bug fixed that could prevent measurement values to be written to log file.
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
3.0.03 04/11/2014
  • Menu item to check for new program versions added.
  • Direct link to web page for extending the license period added.
  • Tool tip help information for further S.M.A.R.T. attributes added.
  • Default directory for saving log files changed to user document folder.
  • Automatic update procedure enhanced.
3.0.02 03/25/2014
  • Bug fixed, that could cause Argus Monitor to crash/hang on certain Radeon R9 GPUs.
  • Support for AMD Jaguar series CPUs added.
  • Support for Intel Atom Bay Trail series CPUs added.
3.0.01 03/07/2014
  • New mainboard fan speed control based on all available temperature sources.
  • 4 new color designs for main program window and sidebar gadget.
  • Display of harddrive S.M.A.R.T. status in application status bar.
  • New warning dialog upon first activation of GPU or mainboard fan control.
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
2.5.08 12/23/2013
  • Support for Intel Smart Response Technology / SSD-Caching added.
2.5.07 11/25/2013
  • Support for Intel i7-49xx series (Ivy Bridge-E) CPUs added.
  • Bug fixed that could lead to a crash of the Argus Monitor Professional under Windows 8.1 if run as a Windows service application.
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
2.5.06 10/14/2013
  • Bug fixed that prevented the display of all available GPU temperatures in certain Multi-GPU setups.
  • Bug fixed that could prevent the subpages showing the information of the mainboard sensors to be visible.
  • Support for a newer version of the Nuvoton NCT6779D SuperIO monitoring chips added.
  • Support for Fintek F71868A SuperIO monitoring chips added.
2.5.05 09/19/2013
  • Fan control extended for 6 fans (if supported by your mainboard).
  • Support for integrated graphics adapters of Thinkpad notebooks added.
  • Support for several new SuperIO chips on SM Bus added.
2.5.04 08/18/2013
  • Support for Intel Haswell CPUs added.
  • Support for Nuvoton NCT6791D SuperIO chips added.
  • Support for Adaptec RAID controllers added.
  • New graph for the display of DiskIO (bytes written/read per second) added.
2.5.03 07/06/2013
  • Frequency of check for new versions made configurable.
  • Crash that occured under certain conditions when exiting Argus Monitor fixed.
  • Bug in GPU graph display fixed.
  • Support for SM Bus monitoring chips added.
2.5.02 06/14/2013
  • The colors for all graphs can now be customized.
  • Tjmax values for certain Intel Atom CPUs corrected.
  • Support for ITE IT8771E and IT8772E SuperIO chips added.
  • Support for monitoring hard drives in USB enclosures enhanced.
  • Bug corrected, that could occur in systems with more than one Nvidia graphics card, where the wrong GPU temperatures were reported.
2.5.01 05/08/2013
  • New graphs for CPU load, memory load and network upload/download.
  • Support extended to up to 4 graphics cards.
  • Support for mainboard temperature monitoring for seleceted HP Notebooks.
2.4.04 03/26/2013
  • Support for GPU fan speed control by system service of Professional edition.
  • Minor bugs fixed.
2.4.03 03/03/2013
  • Extended support for Intel Rapid Storage RAID systems having more than one RAID set.
  • Bug in fan control for certain MSI mainboards fixed.
  • Support for Intel 520 and 330 series SSDs added.
  • Minor bugs fixed.
2.4.02 01/27/2013
  • Various display errors fixed that occured when Argus Monitor was running on Windows with 125 percent display scaling enabled.
  • Erros in frequency measurement for certain Sandy Bridge based Intel Xeon CPUs fixed.
  • New warning option: Log file entry.
  • Several design modifications and enhancements.
2.4.01 12/17/2012
  • Separate sidebar gadget for Windows 8 provided.
  • Dynamic measurement of FSB frequency for systems running Windows 8 reactivated.
2.3.08 11/05/2012
  • Freezes, which occured when running under Windows 8 on some platfoms, fixed (dynamic measurement of FSB frequency deactivated).
2.3.07 10/08/2012
  • Intel Ivy Bridge integrated Gpu support.
  • Windows sidebar gadget update problems fixed.
2.3.06 09/30/2012
  • Graph for CPU power consumption for newer Intel CPUs added.
  • Tjmax values für several Intel CPUs corrected.
  • Support for Intel Atom CPUs of Cedar Trail series.
  • Display of total bytes written for SSDs of Samsung 830 series.
  • Option 'Always on top' added.
2.3.05 08/27/2012
  • Concept of internationalization finalized.
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
2.3.04 08/06/2012
  • Changed concept of internationalization to allow adaption for new languages.
2.3.03 07/04/2012
  • Internal changes to unicode characters for better international support.
  • Fixed a bug which displayed incorrect data on Intel RAIDs in certain mixed configurations.
  • Fixed a bug with S.M.A.R.T. attribute display on SSD Samsung 470 series.
2.3.02 06/14/2012
  • Support for LSI MegaRAID controllers added.
  • Added support for Nuvoton NCT6779D SuperIO chip.
  • Fixed a bug with S.M.A.R.T. attribute analysis on some Sandforce based SSDs.
  • Fixed a bug which displayed incorrect fan speeds on SuperIO ITE 8728 chips in certain configurations.
2.3.01 05/29/2012
  • Completely rewritten code for accessing hard disk drives to better support RAID drives and for faster access.
  • Display of hard disk drives model names in sidebar gadget.
  • Serveral minor bugfixes and improvements.
2.2.08 05/15/2012
  • Support for Intel Ivy Bridge CPUs added.
2.2.07 04/29/2012
  • Fixed a bug which prevented support for Radeon graphics cards in certain Windows configurations.
2.2.06 04/18/2012
  • Support for LSI/3ware series 9000 RAID controllers added.
  • Possible hard drive count increased to 16.
2.2.05 04/05/2012
  • CPU socket temperature as tray icon display configurable.
  • Fixed a bug which prevented saving of certain configuration options.
2.2.04 03/19/2012
  • Support for LSI/3ware series 8000 RAID controllers added.
2.2.03 03/09/2012
  • Support for AMD integrated GPU/APUs of Llano series added.
2.2.02 03/01/2012
  • Adjustable replay times for all warning types added.
2.2.01 02/19/2012
  • Argus Monitor Professional introduced, enabling the option to execute the program as a Windows service without the need to be logged on.
  • Tool to configure Argus Monitor Professional if it is executed as a system service.
  • Support for ATI/AMD HD 7900/7700 series graphics cards (Southern Islands) added.
2.1.05 02/02/2012
  • Bug introduced with version 2.1.04 fixed that could cause Argus Monitor to prevent the system from shutting down in certain situations.
2.1.04 01/27/2012
  • Support for Intel i7-39xx Series (Sandy Bridge-E) added.
  • Bug fixed that could cause setting wrong GPU fan speeds when using fan control features on systems with more than one ATI graphics card.
2.1.03 12/27/2011
  • Decoding of S.M.A.R.T. attributes - lifetime reads / writes from host - for OCZ SSDs added.
  • Fixed a bug with wrong FSB frequency display for AMD Llano / A-Series CPU.
  • Changed and improved internal handling for warning and net messages.
  • Some minor bugs fixed.
2.1.02 12/05/2011
  • Support for AMD FX/Bulldozer added.
  • Update notification for sidebar gadget moved (it's now displayed directly in the gadget).
  • Optional display of CPU socket temperature in CPU graph and overview graph.
  • Display of all core temperatures as numerical values in the overview tab for 6 and 8 core CPUs-
  • Display of the highest CPU core temperature in the overview graph .
  • Online documentation created.
2.1.01 11/07/2011
  • Option to define a temperature calibration offset for CPU temperature added.
  • Customizable tray icon font, background and colors.
  • Display of CPU load and CPU speed display in seperate tray icons.
  • Support for serveral ASRock mainboards with 6 fan connectors added.
  • Tjmax value for Intel Core2 Duo Processor T7000 Series corrected.
  • Serveral minor bugfixes and improvements.
2.0.17 10/05/2011
  • Driver performance optimization.
2.0.16 09/02/2011
  • Temperature labels added to tab 'Overview' for all CPU cores.
  • Option to hide fan or temperature graphs from tab 'Mainboard' tab.
  • Help tooltips for S.M.A.R.T. values added.
  • Option to limit how many email warning notifications per warning category will be sent within one day.
  • Optional email notification added, if critical S.M.A.R.T. values change.
  • Bug fixed, that affected GPU fan speed controller performance on systems with two GPUs.
2.0.15 08/14/2011
  • Fan control support for Nuvoton NCT6771F, NCT6775F, NCT6776F monitoring chips.
2.0.14 08/01/2011
  • Fixed a bug with wrong multiplier display on AMD Fusion / Brazos processor.
  • Added temperature display for Radeon GPU on AMD Fusion / Brazos processor.
  • Added support for Fintek 71808A SuperIO chip.
  • Changed display for AMD Phenom to show all core temperatures even though there is only one CPU temperature sensor.
2.0.13 07/21/2011
  • RAM load for sidebar gadget.
  • Fan speed control for DELL notebooks.
  • Fan speed control for Thinkpad notebooks.
2.0.12 07/01/2011
  • Implemented mainboard temperature readout for several monitoring chips.
  • Display of fan speeds for Thinkpad notebooks added.
2.0.11 06/02/2011
  • Additonal menu button in main form for quick menu access.
  • Display of fan speeds for DELL notebooks added.
2.0.10 05/12/2011
  • Added display of RAM usage to the statusbar.
  • Fixed a recent bug which would prevent some USB drives from ejecting.
2.0.09 04/27/2011
  • Feature for adjusting the automatic acoustic management (AAM) on magnetic hard disk drives implemented.
2.0.08 04/20/2011
  • Some minor bugs fixed.
2.0.07 04/16/2011
  • Additional advanced GPU information like core and memory clock, GPU load and GPU fan speed control based on GPU temperature for Nvidia GeForce 500 series added.
2.0.06 04/03/2011
  • Internal redesign of measured data and display releated functions.
2.0.05 03/28/2011
  • Argus Monitor Benchmark: redesign of the random read/write 4KB / 64 Threads part to meassure the transfer rate on multichannel SSDs like Intel X25-M SSD more accurately.
2.0.04 03/19/2011
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
2.0.03 03/12/2011
  • Display of Turbo Core features (multipliers, frequency) on AMD Phenom Turbo Core processors.
  • Fixed a bug where some AMD Phenom CPUs would display the frequency or the multipliers incorrectly.
2.0.02 03/05/2011
  • Fixed a bug with GPU fan speed control for certain Dual GPU configurations.
2.0.01 02/11/2011
  • GPU fan speed control based on GPU temperature for AMD/ATI Radeon HD4xxx-HD6xxx series and Nvidia GeForce 8xxx series to 400 series.
  • Store/Load of user defined profiles for fan speed control.
1.9.02 02/03/2011
  • Support for ATI/AMD Radeon HD5900 series graphic cards added.
1.9.01 01/16/2011
  • Additional advanced GPU information like core and memory clock, GPU load and the possibility to control fan speed for Nvidia cards.
1.8.17 01/06/2011
  • Support for Intel Matrix RAID controllers (ICHx chipsets).
1.8.16 12/14/2010
  • Samsung hard disk drives models HD204UI and HD155UI excluded from S.M.A.R.T. access due to unstable firmware.
  • Test button for S.M.A.R.T. warning dialog added.
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
1.8.15 12/01/2010
  • Windows Sidebar Gadget introduced.
1.8.14 11/08/2010
  • Fixed a bug where writing the log file would fail in certain situations.
1.8.13 11/06/2010
  • Option for generating a log file or CSV file for logging temperature and fan rpm values and S.M.A.R.T. events.
1.8.12 10/31/2010
  • GPU temperature sensor support for Intel Core i3/i5 processors with integrated graphics (Clarkdale processors).
  • GPU temperature sensor support for Intel mobile chipsets with integrated graphics (Intel Graphics Media Accelerator).
  • Fan control support for Winbond W83667 HG-A.
1.8.11 10/16/2010
  • Detection of core count on certain systems corrected.
  • Phenom unleashing mode detection fixed.
1.8.10 10/15/2010
  • Control of system fan speeds on mainboards with Winbond and Fintek SuperIO chip.
1.8.09 10/04/2010
  • Temperature channel auto-detection for system without digital thermal CPU sensors.
1.8.08 10/01/2010
  • Using mainboard SuperIO chip as CPU temperature source on systems with activated AMD core unlocking mode.
1.8.07 09/25/2010
  • Added support for hard disk drives with non-standard sector sizes (e.g. 1024 or 4096 bytes per sector).
1.8.06 09/24/2010
  • Fixed a bug which prevented successful installation on Windows XP.
1.8.05 09/23/2010
  • Changed enumeration scheme for all displayed hardware devices to zero based enumeration.
  • Fixed a bug where writing the configuration data would fail on some Windows Unicode paths.
  • Configurable time interval for S.M.A.R.T. check.
1.8.04 09/21/2010
  • Dual CPU support.
  • Filter for invalid S.M.A.R.T. data added.
1.8.03 09/08/2010
  • Changed Tjmax value for certain Intel Atom CPUs, resulting in a more accurate temperature meassurement.
1.8.02 09/01/2010
  • Automatic update feature introduced
  • Fixed incorrect temperature display on certain Intel Core 2 CPUs
1.8.01 08/15/2010
  • Control of system fan speeds on mainboards with ITE87xx SuperIO chips.
1.7.07 07/11/2010
  • Display of system fan speeds.
1.7.05 06/14/2010
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
1.7.02 06/03/2010
  • Support for some ATI/AMD Radeon HD5xxx Mobility graphic cards added.
1.7.01 05/30/2010
  • Additional advanced GPU information like core and memory clock, GPU load and the possibility to control fan speed.
  • Display of history values in graph legend.
1.6.03 05/12/2010
  • Display of maximum temperature value since start of program.
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
1.6.02 04/24/2010
  • New warning option for 'low disk space' added.
1.6.01 04/22/2010
  • Several warning options added (threshold for CPU temperature, GPU temperature, HDD temperature and if the hard disk drive health status suggests the failure of a hard disk drive in the near future).
  • Possible warning methods: by email, by playing a sound file (WAV/MP3), by showing a dialog box or by the execution of a user defined program.
1.5.12 04/04/2010
  • Bug in display interface for users with non-standard / large Windows font size fixed.
1.5.11 03/27/2010
  • Support for Intel's 6-core processor Core i7-980X (Gulftown) added.
1.5.10 03/19/2010
  • Support for reading HDD SMART information for a number of Nvidia nForce HDD controllers.
1.5.02 03/08/2010
  • Support for ATI/AMD Radeon HD5600 / HD5400 series (5450, 5670) added.
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
1.5.01 02/20/2010
  • Argus Monitor Disk Benchmark introduced, a set of various HDD tests suitable for magnetic and SSD Disks.
  • Online Database for Disk Benchmark results.
1.2.02 01/19/2010
  • Support for Intel Clarkdale und Westmere processors added.
1.2.01 01/10/2010
  • Official support for 64bit operating system added.
1.1.18 12/29/2009
  • Display of the partition alignment (useful for users of solid state disks (SSD)).
  • Several minor bugs fixed.
1.1.16 12/14/2009
  • Support for several SuperIO Chips added (CPU Temperature for AMD K7 and Intel Pentium M and Pentium 4 processors).
  • Workaround for faulty temperature diodes of AMD K8 Brisbane CPUs.
1.1.15 11/25/2009
  • Display of Turbo Boost features (multipliers, frequency) on Intels new Nehalem processor microarchitecture
1.1.14 11/09/2009
  • Initial support for ATI/AMD Radeon HD5xxx (5750, 5750, 5850, 5870) series.
  • Support for temperature monitoring of multi GPU setups added (AMD/ATI X2 series/Crossfire and NVIDIA SLI).
  • SSD specific SMART attributes and information added.
1.1.12 10/30/2009
  • Initial Intel Core i5 CPU support.
  • Option to display CPU and GPU temperature in system tray.
  • Intel Atom CPU temperature and frequency calculation improved.
  • Support for some more ATI Radeon HD4000 graphic cards added.
1.1.11 10/22/2009
  • Fixed a driver bug on some Pentium M mainboards.
1.1.10 10/20/2009
  • Display of extended drive information added.
1.1.03 10/08/2009
  • First version with SSD support.
1.1.01 09/14/2009
  • S.M.A.R.T. support for a number of USB external drive enclosure added.
  • Optimization of drive managment routines.
  • AMD K10 Phenom - reduced the core temperature graphs to one graph since the Phenom K10 chip supports only one temperature sensor.
1.0.20 09/02/2009
  • Added support for ATI/AMD HD3xxx und HD4xxx series.
  • New method for reading GPU temperatures for NVidia cards.
1.0.09 08/22/2009
  • Support for ATI/AMD RV670 GPU (e.g. HD3850) added.
  • Temperature measuremt of Intel Mobile processors improved.
1.0.08 08/15/2009
  • Bug in graphical display fixed.
  • Some design changes.
1.0.07 07/24/2009
  • Core frequency measurement for some mobile processors improved.
1.0.06 05/14/2009
  • Core frequency measurement support for AMD CPUs added.
1.0.05 04/15/2009
  • Core frequency measurement implemented.
1.0.04 03/20/2009
  • Support for Intel Core i7 and i5 added.
1.0.03 02/22/2009
  • Added support for ATI/AMD GPUs.
1.0.02 01/30/2009
  • Added support for AMD Athlon
    & Phenom processors.
1.0.00 01/14/2009
  • Initial release.