Drive Genius


Prosoft Engineering


Drive Genius is an OS X utility designed to provide unsurpassed hard drive management. Featuring an easy-to-use interface, Drive Genius is packed with powerful tools such as a drive optimizer, a comprehensive repair facility for analyzing, repairing and rebuilding volumes, plus excellent testing capabilities with media surface scanning, performance benchmarking and data integrity checking. It can be used to initialize drives, create and delete partitions, and securely erase the data from volumes/drives per Department of Defense standards. Drive Genius can also hide partitions and duplicate volumes or drives swiftly. Drive Genius also features advanced tools for resizing and moving of volumes without reformatting, and a sector-editing tool to modify the data on any sector of the drive.Version 1.2 requires any Mac with a G3, G4 or G5 processor and OS X 10.2.8, 10.3 or 10.4.