Fanny Alternatives

    Fanny is described as 'free Notification Center Widget and Menu Bar application to monitor your Macs fans' and is an app in the System & Hardware category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Fanny for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Open Hardware Monitor, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Fanny are AIDA64 (Paid), Sidebar Diagnostics (Free, Open Source), SpeedFan (Free) and HWMonitor (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Aug 30, 2021

    1. 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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      AIDA64 is a system information, diagnostics, and auditing application developed by FinalWire Ltd., that runs on Windows, Android, iOS, Windows Phone and Tizen operating systems. It displays detailed information on the components of a computer.
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    2. SidebarDiagnostics - A simple sidebar for Windows desktop that displays hardware diagnostic information. Features: Monitors CPU, RAM, GPU, network, and logical drives. Allows for lots of customization. Allows alerts for various values. Allows binding hotkeys.
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    3. 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.

      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      The developer promised new versions, but the program seems to be no longer updated.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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    4. PC hardware sensor monitoring utility that displays voltages, temperatures, and fan speeds.


    5. iStat is a series of system monitor apps. It's available in different versions: iStat Menus, iStat for iOS and iStat Server as a companion application to the iStat for iOS app that lets you remotely monitor your computers (free for Windows and Mac).
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    6. Core Temp is a compact, no fuss, small footprint, yet powerful program to monitor processor temperature and other vital information.

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    7. Stats is a application which allows you to monitor your macOS system. - CPU Usage - Memory Usage - Disk utilization - Sensors information (Temperature/Voltage/Power) - Battery level - Network usage
    8. Real Temp is a temperature monitoring program designed for all Intel single Core, Dual Core, Quad Core and Core i7 processors.
    9. Monitor and control fans on Apple computers with a simple and efficient user interface • Real-time monitoring of fan speeds and temperatures • Solve noise problems such as those caused by iMac HDD replacement • Solve overheating problems like those found on a MacBook...
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