f.lux Alternatives for Mac
Redshift adjusts the color temperature according to the position of the sun. A different color temperature is set during night and daytime.
- - Redshift is the most popular Windows, Mac & Linux alternative to f.lux.
- - Redshift is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to f.lux.
No longer working on modern systems, and no longer updated.
Comments about Redshift as a Alternative to f.lux
This is open source, while f.lux wants you to download a binary and run it constantly on your system.7
To start the program, just type "redshift" in a terminal.1
It doesnt't work sometimes...0
It's just not as good as f.lux is.-14
It is open source thus it works better and can be trusted more1
Iris mini is free and minimalistic version of Iris. Small. Minimalistic. Free. Portable. Automatic. Awesome for everyone. Just double click and it will work.
Iris mini Features
Comments about Iris mini as a Alternative to f.lux
Very minimalistic and lightweight. Doesn't affect games (i.e. microstuttering) the way f.lux does (if you set it to Paused mode).-2
Enable darker-than-dark dimming for internal and external screens.Discontinued
The last commit to the project is from November, 16 2017 and it gave some users a bunch of deprecation errors when they tried to install and run it.
Opinions about Desktop Dimmer as a Alternative to f.lux
Iris is software which makes monitors healthy for the eyes. With iris you can reduce the blue light emitted from your screen for better sleep, reduce the brightness of your screen without PWM and avoid eye pain.
Comments about Iris as a Alternative to f.lux
Iris has all the functionality of f.lux and much more2
Intuitive to use and easy to install1
Kumux is a dynamic circadian color scheme for code editors and other software. It adjust color temperature, color hues, contrast and brightness levels throughout the day based on the position of the sun.
- - Kumux is the most popular SaaS alternative to f.lux.
Shifty was made to expand the capabilities of the built in Night Shift feature in macOS. You can disable Night Shift for specific apps and custom time periods. It also provides easy access to a slider to fine tune your color temperature.
Nocturne is simple app for switching a computer to night vision mode. It has a few tricks up its sleeve: color correction, window shadow toggling, and background removal.
The project has been abandoned. Last version, 2.0.0, released in September 2009, can be still downloaded from Google Code Hosting