PeakHour 4
for macOS
Simple and beautiful network performance, quality and usage monitoring.
Simple, powerful, elegant
network performance monitoring for your Mac.
Monitor your Internet performance, usage, connection quality and lots more, right from your menu bar.


  First Time Setup wizard guides you through setup, step-by-step: automatically detect compatible Internet routers, enable Usage Monitoring, search for other compatible devices, setup Connection Quality monitoring and enable PeakHour Remote all in one go!


  • Monitor your Internet throughput and performance. Know you're getting the speeds your ISP promises.
  • Watch performance and usage of compatible network devices in real-time: routers, WiFi, Macs, PCs, NAS, servers and more.
  • Keep an eye on your usage and get alerts when you're close to your quota.
  • A powerful History view lets you see usage and performance over days, weeks or months.



You don't need to be at your Mac to keep an eye on PeakHour. PeakHour Remote lets you view PeakHour from any modern browser.

PeakHour Remote is tuned to work well on phones, tablets, Macs and PCs

Add PeakHour Remote to your phone or tablet's home screen and you're one tap away!



Poor Internet performance can negatively impact every aspect of what we do online: slow site loading, unresponsive web pages, constantly buffering video streams.

PeakHour lets you monitor the quality of your Internet connection and other sites on the Internet such as NetFlix and Amazon Video to keep an eye on how well your connection is performing.



With the all-new Dark Mode, PeakHour automatically adjusts itself to suit your macOS settings.

Not only does it look great, Dark Mode reduces glare and eye-strain during the nocturnal hours.

... and lots, lots more.


Built on Apple's latest version of AppKit, PeakHour 4 supports many of the latest features introduced in macOS Mojave, including Dark Mode.


Periodically export your usage to a file, allowing for offline recording or analysis.


Alerts can notify you when you exceed your usage thresholds.


Monitor other Macs on your network easily with PeakHour Enabler's iCloud-powered automatic activation.

Works with

The only bandwidth monitoring tool to support both UPnP and SNMP, making it more likely to work with your devices.

Monitor your usage

Powerful, flexible usage monitoring helps you track your Internet usage and stay within your limit.


Monitor as many compatibile devices as you like, each one with its own specific look.

From the source

Measure performance where it counts - from the device itself.

Keep your ISP honest

Monitor your own usage. Know your Internet Provider is delivering the speeds you're paying for.

Advanced SNMP

Support for SNMPv1/2c/3 and High Capacity (64bit) counters.
For help and assistance, see our Purchasing FAQ

Will PeakHour work with my devices?

Not all network devices are created equal. Whilst some of PeakHour's features work on almost any network, PeakHour's key feature - Internet bandwidth monitoring - requires your router to properly support either UPnP or SNMP monitoring. We do our absolute best to make sure PeakHour works with many different makes and models, the proof is in the pudding which is why we provide a free 10 day trial so you can try it for yourself.

To find out, grab the free 10 day trial. The trial version is fully functional so you can try all of PeakHour's features with all of your devices.

Help & Support

We're here to help, should you need it. Get started using the links below:

Help & Support
Detailed documentation on features and setting, including a section dedicated to Getting Started.
A list of the most commonly asked questions and solutions.

Also check out our comprehensive Wiki that describes many terms you may not be familiar with.
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