Alternatives to ColorSnapper for all platforms with any license

Platforms

Desktop

Mobile

Web / Online

Indie / Classic

  • Pixie icon

    Pixie

    Pixie is a utility made especially for webmasters and designers. It is a color picker with few extra goodies. Run it, simply point to a color and it will tell you the hex, RGB, HTML, CMYK and HSV values of that color. You can then...

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • Instant Eyedropper icon

    Instant Eyedropper

    Identifying the color code of an object on the screen is usually an involved, multistep process: You press the Print Screen key to copy a screenshot to the clipboard, load a graphics-editing program, create a new file, paste the...

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • Color Cop icon

    Color Cop

    Color Cop is a multi-purpose color picker for web designers and programmers. It features an eyedropper, magnifier, variable magnification levels, 3 by 3 and 5 by 5 average sampling, snap to websafe, color history, and a 42 color...

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • Just Color Picker icon

    Just Color Picker

    Just Color Picker is a tool that captures the colour of any pixel in any screen area and displays its code in a variety of formats.

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • ColorPix icon

    ColorPix

    ColorPix is a useful little color picker that grabs the pixel under your mouse and transforms it into a number of different color formats. You can use the built-in magnifier to zoom in on your screen, click on a color value to copy...

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • Sip icon

    Sip

    The refreshingly simple color picker for developers that instantly samples and encodes any color on your screen. Just one quick click to savor the flavor and you're set! See what’s on special with Sip below. Color coding goes...

    Freemium Mac

    No features added Add a feature
  • FCorp Imaging icon

    FCorp Imaging

    Imaging is a Collection of Image Related Tools (Image Viewer, Image Converter, Image Resizer, Image Optimizer, etc). Features : 1. Color Picker 2. Duplicate Image Finder : find duplicate image 3. Google Image Link Generator :...

    Commercial Windows

  • gcolor2 icon

    gcolor2

    gcolor2 is a basic colourpicker utility that allows you to select any colour on your screen, and, well, grab it's colour. It also allows you to save the colour you create to a file, which shows up as a list in the application.

    Open Source Linux Xfce

    No features added Add a feature
  • ColorPic icon

    ColorPic

    Ever tried using a color picker on a high resolution monitor? Its impossible. Thats why this color picker has a magnifier attached. Grab palettes of up to 16 colors at once and use four advanced color mixers to select a spectrum of...

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • ColorMania icon

    ColorMania

    Colormania is an advanced color picker utility, especially created for web-designers, graphic artists and application developers. It supports various color models and is able to pick colours from anywhwere on your screen....

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • Pipette icon

    Pipette

    With the pipette you are able to edit, convert and pick up colors from your screen. Pipette also supports a lot of standards or color models (RGB, CMY, CMYK, HSV, TColor and XYZ0). Color models are nothing but theoretical descriptions...

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • colortypist icon

    colortypist

    colortypist is a very simple Windows program that allows you to type in a color code and see that Color fill your entire screen, in real-time, while you type.

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • Know any more alternatives to ColorSnapper?

    Suggest an application to this list
  • Pochade icon

    Pochade

    Pochade easily allows you to select any color from your screen, save your collection of colors, and get the color value the way you want. Pochade is ideal for anyone that often has to get different color values from their screen. ...

    Commercial Mac

    No features added Add a feature
  • Visual Color Picker icon

    Visual Color Picker

    Visual Color Picker is very easy to use and powerful RGB-HSV-HSL-CMYK-HEX color selector. The program allows you to easily capture color value from any position of the screen even if program does not have input focus. The program has...

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • ColorGrab icon

    ColorGrab

    A cross-platform color picker. Select any color from screen, manage palettes, convert colors, etc.

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD

    No features added Add a feature
  • Instant Color Picker icon

    Instant Color Picker

    *Currenly Locked* With Instant Color Picker (ICP), you can quickly pick colors from screen and store them. Pick colors from any part of your screen. Love that color? With Eye Dropper, you can pick colors from any part of the...

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • Share this list of alternatives?

  • Developer Color Picker

    A custom color picker designed specifically for developers. Makes getting colors out of Photoshop/Acorn mock-ups quick and easy. Currently supports NSColor, UIColor, CGColorRef, CSS and HTML styles.

    Free Mac

    No features added Add a feature
  • ColorPad icon

    ColorPad

    A very lighweight yet powerful color picking tool. Skin support.

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
    • Discontinued The official website is no longer available. Last version, 2.7, released on 2008, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine.
  • Plastiliq PixelPicker icon

    Plastiliq PixelPicker

    Plastiliq PixelPicker is a useful color picker tool that gets the pixels color under your mouse pointer on the screen and translates it into a number of different color formats. Key features: 10 Color formats Support of many...

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • Pickard icon

    Pickard

    Pickard is an open source color selection tool, licensed under the GNU General Public License, that has many features of the color pickers you can find in high-level image processing applications (like Photoshop, Paint Shop Pro or...

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • Pixeur icon

    Pixeur

    Never be curious about any color you see on your screen. With Pixeur you can easily view the color, RGB, Hex, and Long value of any color you see. Pixeur will also keep a history of all colors you have selected, so going back is as...

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • MouseZoom

    MouseZoom is a nice but small utility. It zooms the current mouse position (50x) and show the color value and the absolute + relative position of the point where the mouse is.

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • HEX RGB color codes icon

    HEX RGB color codes

    HEX RGB color codes is a small application that allows you to easily find out a color's HEX code. You simply have to select the color and the application will automatically display the corresponding HEX and RGB codes.

    Free Personal Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • LifeDropper icon

    LifeDropper

    LifeDropper is point and shoot colour analysis for graphic designers, interior designers, artists, and everyone in between. It provides colour information in RGB, HSL, CMYK, and hexadecimal formats (more upon request), and with...

    Free Android

    No features added Add a feature
  • ColorAid icon

    ColorAid

    ColorAid is a color picker and highlighter, which can be especially useful for the color blind. It lets you point a color on an image (either loaded from file or captured from the screen), and highlights all the areas of the image...

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • Hex Color Picker icon

    Hex Color Picker

    Hex Color Picker puts an extra tab in the system-wide color panel. Instantly see the hex color code for any color, and edit it just the same with a number of shorthands.

    Free Mac

    No features added Add a feature
    • Discontinued Hex Color Picker is described as abandonware by the developer as of January 2016.
  • Color Picker icon

    Color Picker

    Get the most elegant color picker on the App Store! Color Picker is designed for ultra quick access and to quietly get out of your way when you are done picking. The color will be available in the pasteboard. Compatible with Lion...

    Commercial Mac

    No features added Add a feature
  • ColSel icon

    ColSel

    ColSel can help in choosing appropriate colors when you change the desktop color.

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature
  • ColorFan icon

    ColorFan

    ColorFan is a color picker application that lets you select from a fan like interface. iPad users, check out ColorFan HD The selected color is presented along with some related colors that you can finger through. RGB vales...

    Commercial iPhone

    No features added Add a feature
  • Colordot icon

    Colordot

    Colordot is a color picker for humans. It's intuitive, fast, and beautiful. Build palettes with a swipe of your finger or use your camera to capture colors from the world around you. Colordot is perfect for web developers...

    Commercial Web / Cloud iPhone

    No features added Add a feature
  • DigitalColor Meter icon

    DigitalColor Meter

    DigitalColor Meter is a utility built into Mac OS X for measuring and displaying the colour values of pixels displayed on the screen.

    Free Mac

    No features added Add a feature
  • CPick icon

    CPick

    Program to get colors from your screen with the build in magnifier. Zoom 1 to 10. Modify colors with the RGB or HSV slide bars. Copy the color to the clipboard as Hex, Decimal, RGB or HSV value. Direct changing the RGB and HSV values....

    Free Windows

    No features added Add a feature

ColorSnapper Comments

Works great

Positive Comment by Thelle
about ColorSnapper Aug 2013

Works exactly as expected - and does it well copying color-codes to the clipboard. A bit pricy for what it is, but quite useful.

Reply