Download Open Hardware Monitor For Windows 10

In this article, learn how to download and install Open Hardware Monitor on Windows PC.

The Open Hardware Monitor is a free open source software that monitors temperature sensors, fan speeds, voltages, load and clock speeds of a computer.

Open Hardware Monitor

Open Hardware Monitor

The Open Hardware Monitor supports most hardware monitoring chips found on todays mainboards. The CPU temperature can be monitored by reading the core temperature sensors of Intel and AMD processors. The sensors of ATI and Nvidia video cards as well as SMART hard drive temperature can be displayed. The monitored values can be displayed in the main window, in a customizable desktop gadget, or in the system tray.

The free Open Hardware Monitor software runs on 32-bit and 64-bit Microsoft Windows XP / Vista / 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 and any x86 based Linux operating systems without installation.

See more: 3 Ways To Check CPU Temperature in Windows 10

How To Download and Install Open Hardware Monitor in Windows 10/8/7

Download Open Hardware Monitor for Windows 10/8/7 from this site.

What’s in Open Hardware Monitor v0.9.2:

– Added support for ADL (AMD Display Library) Overdrive8 GPU sensors (AMD Navi GPUs).
– Added support for Intel CPUs with Comet Lake (06_A6H) microarchitecture.
– Fixed an issue with the detection of ITE IT8655E, IT8665E and IT8686E super I/O chips.
– Additional minor bug fixes.

The free Open Hardware Monitor software runs on Microsoft Windows with the .NET Framework version 2.0 and above. On Linux systems the Open Hardware Monitor requires Mono with WinForms.


To install just unpack the zip archive and run OpenHardwareMonitor.exe with Administrator rights. Without Administrator rights most hardware sensors are not accessible. The application is still in Beta status, so use it at your own risk.

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