Disk Space Analyzer for Mac OS X by Nektony
What is Disk Analyzer?
Disk space analyzer is a special software that helps to examine hard drive content. Such tools represent disk space as a pie chart diagram. Every sector is a folder or a file. The size of the sector corresponds to the size of the item. Some disk space analyzers have a multi-layered diagram. Another point – plane files lists. Usually, disk space analyzers reflect largest files or folders.
Benefits of Hard Drive Analyser:
Mac disk space analyzer is used to:
- Display all items.
- Show comparative size for every file.
- Reflect biggest items for the whole drive and custom folder.
- Have direct access to any file or folder.
- Catalog files as a plane list.
- Save time during cleanup.
Disk Inspector Storage Analyzer.
Disk Inspector helps during general cleanup. It scans both hard and remote drives. Operates in background mode. That’s a great tool to organize media collections. As well, Disk Inspector used before data transfer and system backup. It is not possible to delete items. Instead, parent folder could be opened in Finder. Disk Inspector is truly simple and OS-native. Youngest DI’s user is 8, oldest – 84.
Disk Expert Hard Drive Space Analyzer.
Disk Expert is a more complex tool. It has much reacher functionality than DI. First of all, Expert catalog files in the list by its size. So-called “Biggest Files” shows 25 largest files and helps to check duplicates among them. It is also possible to gather files & folders in droplists. Droplist – is a collection of items from various locations. It is convenient for further single action: deletion or transfer to specified location. After this action, the pie chart will be updated automatically.
Some other features of Expert disk space analyzer:
- Highest scanning speed.
- Scanning of a custom folder.
- QuickLook option.
- Display of hidden files.
- Display of full hard drive specification.