To ensure the on-going health of your Mac, it is importance to monitor the state of memory and hard drives as well as performing a variety of maintenance tasks. While this is something that could be done manually, a far better option is to turn to a dedicated tool, and this is where CheckUp can help.

The program makes it easy to monitor the state and performance of your processor, memory, hard drives, running processes, and learn a wealth of information about your system setup. All of this information is presented in a wonderful looking interface which is easy to navigate and presented in such as way that a large amount of data is made simple to understand.

As well as keeping an eye on how your Mac is coping with the tasks you throw at it, CheckUp also acts as an early warning system for hardware failure. There are also tools on hand that help to simplify the process of uninstalling software as well as freeing up disk space by removing duplicate files.

Light use of system resources means that the program can be left running in the background without impacting on system performance and warning will be displayed if there is anything that requires your attention. This is a well thought out and well presented tool which is genuinely useful for ongoing maintenance of your system.
 

Verdict

A quick and easy way to learn about your Mac and improve its performance.