Granola Alternatives

    Granola is described as 'PROGRAM DISCONTINUED (see project's home page)' and is an app in the System & Hardware category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Granola for Linux, Windows and Mac. The best alternative is TLP – Linux Advanced Power Management, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Granola are RMClock (Freemium), Jupiter Applet (Free, Open Source), cbatticon (Free, Open Source) and Processor Hardware Control for Linux (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Nov 27, 2014

    1. TLP brings you the benefits of advanced power management for Linux without the need to understand every technical detail. TLP comes with a default configuration already optimized for battery life, so you may just install and forget it.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      RightMark CPU Clock Utility (RMClock) is a small GUI application designed for real-time CPU frequency, throttling and load level monitoring and on-the-fly adjustment of the CPU performance level on supported CPU models via processors power management model-specific registers...


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Jupiter is a light weight power and hardware control applet for Linux. It is designed to improve battery life of a portable Linux computer by integrating with the operating system and changing parameters of the computer based on battery or powered connection.
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    2. cbatticon is a lightweight GTK+ system tray application which tells you the state of your battery. If your battery reaches a certain point, it will pop up a message using libnotify.
    3. Processor Hardware Control is a project to allow CPU voltage/frequency changing from userspace. Some hints - for Ubuntu and Gentoo users: http://linuxsolver.blogspot.it/2011/02/undervolting-cpu-in-ubuntu.html - for Debian users:...
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    4. Laptop Mode Tools is a package of userspace scripts for Linux kernel "laptop mode".
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      UPower is an abstraction for enumerating power devices, listening to device events and querying history and statistics. Any application or service on the system can access the org.freedesktop.UPower service via the system message bus.
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    5. Faronics Power Save is an effective and reliable energy conservation tool that accurately manages energy consumption throughout ain a multiple workstation environment and significantly cuts down on energy expenditures.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      Boray POWer is a reliable tool that allows you to adjust your PC power plans automatically depending on your computer’s activity.

      Discontinued

      Hasnt been updated since 2013

      • Mac
      • Windows
      Verdiem delivers enterprise-class IT energy management & efficiency solutions for PCs, Macs, and Cisco EnergyWise devices – providing greater energy savings and IT efficiency.
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