Alternatives to Dimmer for all platforms with any license







Other Platforms

  • f.lux icon


    Ever notice how people texting at night have that eerie blue glow? Or wake up ready to write down the Next Great Idea, and get...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet ... iPad

  • Redshift icon


    Redshift adjusts the color temperature according to the position of the sun. A different color temperature is set during night and...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • RedshiftGUI icon


    RedshiftGUI changes the color temperature of your monitor to better match that of your surrounding. This means that it sets a cooler...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • G.lux icon


    G.lux is an unofficial variation of Flux, a desktop app that automatically changes the colour temperature of your monitor as the sun...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Chrome OS Chrome

  • PangoBright icon


    Screen dimming software that allows you to control the brightness of your screens as well as external monitors.

    Free Windows

  • iBrightness Tray icon

    iBrightness Tray

    iBrightness Tray is a little bit of a swiss army knife display tool as adjusting the brightness of your screen is just one of three...

    Free Windows

  • SunsetScreen icon


    Whether you're a morning lark or night owl, SunsetScreen allows you to set the time of the sunset and sunrise, so you can have...

    Free Personal Windows

  • Turn Off the Lights for Desktop icon

    Turn Off the Lights for Desktop

    Turn Off the Lights for Desktop is a powerful, helpful app to dim your whole desktop and protect your eyes at night. Turn Off the...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • Nocturne icon

    Nocturne Discontinued

    Nocturne is simple app for switching a computer to night vision mode. It has a few tricks up its sleeve: color correction, window...

    Open Source Mac

  • Screen Filter icon

    Screen Filter

    Applies a shade that acts as a dimmer to ensure your eyes don't hurt. Far more powerful than Android's built-in brightness...

    Free Android Android Tablet

  • Shady icon


    Shady puts a shade over your screen to help soothe your tired or dazzled eyes. You can use it to reduce your Mac's brightness far...

    Free Mac

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  • Iris mini icon

    Iris mini

    Iris mini is free cross-platform blue light reduction and PWM flicker free brightness software.

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • Iris for Android icon

    Iris for Android

    Iris for Android is free blue light reduction and PWM flicker free brightness software for Android.

    Free Android

  • Monitor Bright icon

    Monitor Bright Discontinued

    Monitor Bright reduces with a simple trick the monitor brightness. Useful to use the PC at night without getting blind if the minimum...

    Free Windows

  • Friendeye icon

    Friendeye Discontinued

    Protect your eyes at night by Friendeye screen filtering system.

    Open Source Windows

  • RedshiftGUI by IrisTech icon

    RedshiftGUI by IrisTech

    Redshift GUI changes the color temperature of your monitor to better match that of your surrounding.

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • Calise icon


    A programs which adjust screen brightness due to light detectedby webcam

    Open Source Linux

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  • Iris icon


    Reduce eye pain, sleep better and be more productive and healthy with Iris. Iris is super customizable and actively developed. ...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • EasyEyez icon


    Trouble sleeping? Device screen too bright even on the lowest brightness setting? Want to give your phone a warm look instead of that...

    Freemium Android

  • neyetLight icon


    NeyetLight is kind to your eyes! NeyetLight (pronounced like nightlight) changes the color and brightness of your Android device's...

    Commercial Android

  • Lumen icon


    Menu bar application for macOS to auto-adjust screen brightness based on your screen contents.

    Open Source Mac GitHub

  • Blue Light Filter for Eye Care icon

    Blue Light Filter for Eye Care

    Blue Light Filter for Eye Care is an easy-to-use and useful app to protect your eyes while using Android devices. Blue light emitted...

    Free Android Android Tablet

  • Night Screen icon

    Night Screen

    Night Screen is created for those people who spend a lot of time at night working. Limit your exposure to energy-efficient lighting...

    Commercial Mac

  • Night Shift: Blue Light Filter icon

    Night Shift: Blue Light Filter

    Do you use your mobile phone after sunset? Do you use your phone within three hours of your bed time? If yes, then your device might...

    Free Android Android Tablet

  • NightTone icon


    NightTone makes your screen more comfortable, enjoyable and healthier by shifting the colors of your display to a warmer, eye-friendly...

    Commercial Mac

Dimmer Comments

Not for multiple monitors

Comment by jasonbutz
about Dimmer Jun 2015

Seems to work well, except it doesn't work on multiple monitor setups.



Positive Comment by AbsenteeSurgeon
about Dimmer Apr 2012

Very handy little application for extremely low-lit situations