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CPU Frequency Selector Alternatives

CPU Frequency Selector is described as 'cinnamon-cpufreq-applet - Port of Gnome 3 CPUFreq applet to Cinnamon - with some fixes' and is a system information utility in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to CPU Frequency Selector for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, PortableApps.com, Android and Android Tablet. The best alternative is CPU-Z, which is free. Other great apps like CPU Frequency Selector are Open Hardware Monitor, HWiNFO (32/64), GPU-Z and Sidebar Diagnostics.

CPU Frequency Selector alternatives are mainly System Information Utilities but may also be Benchmark Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of CPU Frequency Selector.
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  • Linux
  • Cinnamon
  • GNOME

cinnamon-cpufreq-applet - Port of Gnome 3 CPUFreq applet to Cinnamon - with some fixes.

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  1. CPU-Z icon

    CPU-Z

    • Windows
    • Android
    • PortableApps.com
    55 alternatives to CPU-Z 

    CPU-Z is a freeware system profiler (system monitor) application for Microsoft Windows (for all versions from 95 on) that detects the central processing unit, RAM, motherboard chipset, and other hardware features of a modern personal computer, and presents the information in one...

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    1.  PortableCPU-Z can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  2. Open Hardware Monitor icon

    Open Hardware Monitor

    • Windows
    • Mono
    68 alternatives to Open Hardware Monitor 

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

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    1.  PortableOpen Hardware Monitor can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  LightweightOpen Hardware Monitor consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    3.  Command line interfaceOpen Hardware Monitor either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    Discontinued

    There has not been any code change since December 2020, also the community now wonders if it is abandoned: https://github.com/openhardwaremonitor/openhardwaremonitor/issues/1471 There also seems to be a fork called LibreHardwareMonitor (which is already listed as an alternative) and appears to be the most active fork right now.

    On Windows 7
    On Debian Linux 6.0 using the Mono Framework.


  3. HWiNFO (32/64) icon

    HWiNFO (32/64)

    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com
    85 alternatives to HWiNFO (32/64) 

    HWiNFO are professional hardware information and diagnostic tools supporting latest components, industry technologies and standards. Both tools are designed to collect and present the maximum amount of information possible about computers hardware which makes them suitable for...

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    1.  PortableHWiNFO (32/64) can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  4. GPU-Z icon

    GPU-Z

    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com
    32 alternatives to GPU-Z 

    GPU-Z is a lightweight system utility designed to provide vital information about your video card and graphics processor.

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    1.  PortableGPU-Z can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  5. Sidebar Diagnostics icon

    Sidebar Diagnostics

    38 alternatives to Sidebar Diagnostics 

    SidebarDiagnostics - A simple sidebar for Windows desktop that displays hardware diagnostic information.

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    1.  PortableSidebar Diagnostics can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  6. SpeedFan icon

    SpeedFan

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    46 alternatives to SpeedFan 

    SpeedFan is a program that monitors voltages, fan speeds and temperatures in computers with hardware monitor chips. SpeedFan can even access S.M.A.R.T. info and show hard disk temperatures. SpeedFan supports SCSI disks too.

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    Discontinued

    The developer promised new versions, but the program seems to be no longer updated. Latest version, 4.52, released in June 2016, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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  7. CPU-X (by X0rg) icon

    CPU-X (by X0rg)

    • Linux
    • BSD
    17 alternatives to CPU-X (by X0rg) 

    CPU-X is a free software that gathers information on CPU, motherboard and more.

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  8. hwinfo icon

    hwinfo

    98 alternatives to hwinfo 

    hwinfo/libhd are used to probe for the hardware present in the system. It can be used to generate a system overview log which can be later used for support.

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    1.  Command line interfacehwinfo either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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  9. Hardinfo icon

    Hardinfo

    • Linux
    • KDE
    • GNOME
    • MATE
    • Xfce
    53 alternatives to Hardinfo 

    Hardinfo is a system information and benchmark tool for Linux. It shows detailed system info, including hardware, environment, and kernel. It can use lm_sensors and ACPI for temperature and battery information. It also has four CPU banchmarks and two FPU benchmarks.

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    Discontinued

    The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.5.1, released in April 2009, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

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    AgaueEye

    57 alternatives to AgaueEye 

    AgaueEye is a hardware monitor with in-game overlay tools(FPS) for Windows, with AgaueEye, you can monitor your hardware, like CPU/GPU/MB/HDD/RAM states, and display overlay when you playing games, AgaueEye also record the states for post analysis.

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