Running a Mac should be a hassle-free experience. However, they’re not immune to issues and MacOS’ system monitor isn’t that great to just glance at your overall system health.
Check out these Mac Menu Bar System Tools Apps:
iGlance displays current stats about your Mac on the status bar. It is built to be highly customizable so that everyone can adjust it to his/her needs.
Smart Reporter sits quietly on your Mac’s menu bar indicating the status of your hard drive, ready to warn you of some hard disk drive failures before they actually happen.
Mountain allows you to mount, eject and remount external volumes without the need of unplugging cables. It automatically ejects all external volumes when the system is going to sleep and mounts your favorite network drives when recovering from sleep.
Casilla is a simple tool that hides and unhides all running applications. Comes in handy when you’re sharing your laptop with a friend or associate.