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G.lux is described as 'unofficial variation of F.lux. G.lux n app that automatically changes the colour temperature of your browser as the sun goes down. Monitors are typically daylight balanced, which can interfere with your sleep cycle when using them after sunset' and is a color temperature tool in the web browsers category. There are more than 25 alternatives to G.lux for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and Android Tablet. The best alternative is f.lux, which is free. Other great apps like G.lux are Redshift, LightBulb, Gammy and RedshiftGUI.

G.lux alternatives are mainly Color Temperature Tools but may also be Screen Dimmers or Health Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of G.lux.
This page was last updated Nov 4, 2020
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Chrome OS
  • Google Chrome

G.lux is an unofficial variation of F.lux. G.lux is an app that automatically changes the colour temperature of your...

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  1. Software that makes the color of your computer's display adapt to the time of day, warm at night and like sunlight during the day.

    Almost everyone thinks f.lux is a great alternative to G.lux.
  2. Redshift adjusts the color temperature according to the position of the sun. A different color temperature is set during night and daytime.



  3. LightBulb is an application that reduces eye strain produced by staring at a computer screen when working late hours. As the day goes on, it continuously adjusts gamma, transitioning the display color temperature from cold blue in the afternoon to warm yellow during the night.

  4. Adaptive screen brightness and temperature for Windows and Linux.

    Discontinued

    The project is no longer being worked on and the repository has been archived

  5. RedshiftGUI

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    RedshiftGUI changes the color temperature of your monitor to better match that of your surrounding. This means that it sets a cooler color temperature during the daytime (due to natural lighting) and sets a warmer temperature at night (due to indoor lighting). Similar to f.

    Discontinued

    The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 0.2.4, released in August 2014, can be still downloaded from GitHub.



  6. The app filters the blue spectrum on your phone or tablet after sunset and protects your eyes with a red filter. The filter intensity is smoothly adjusted to the sun cycle based on your local sunset and sunrise times.

  7. Adjust the brightness of all monitors, screens and displays.

  8. Iris mini

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Iris mini is free and minimalistic version of Iris. Small. Minimalistic. Free. Portable. Automatic. Awesome for everyone. Just double click and it will work.

  9. To schedule Night Light so it turns on automatically, select Start > Settings > System > Display > Night light > Night light settings.

  10. Desktop Dimmer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    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.

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