Hex Color Picker Alternatives

    Hex Color Picker is described as 'puts an extra tab in the system-wide color panel. Instantly see the hex color code for any color, and edit it just the same with a number of shorthands' and is an app in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Hex Color Picker for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and iPhone. The best alternative is Just Color Picker, which is free. Other great apps like Hex Color Picker are gpick (Free, Open Source), Instant Eyedropper (Free, Open Source), gcolor2 (Free, Open Source) and Sip (Paid).

    This page was last updated Aug 5, 2021

    1. Color Cop is a multi-purpose color picker for web designers and programmers. It features an eyedropper, magnifier, variable magnification levels, 3 by 3 and 5 by 5 average sampling, snap to websafe, color history, and a 42 color complementary palette.

      Discontinued

      The project isn't being developed anymore. Last commit was from 25 Sep 2015.

    2. ColorMania is a colorpicker for Windows. It's the perfect solution for previewing, identifying, testing and organizing color values. It can be a very difficult job to get your colors right for a unique or appealing design.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      With the pipette you are able to edit, convert and pick up colors from your screen. Pipette also supports a lot of standards or color models (RGB, CMY, CMYK, HSV, TColor and XYZ0). Color models are nothing but theoretical descriptions of colors using certain numeric values.
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    3. DigitalColor Meter is a utility built into Mac OS X for measuring and displaying the colour values of pixels displayed on the screen.
    4. Pixel Pick is a free color picker tool that pick the pixels color under your mouse cursor on the desktop and translates it into a number of different color formats such as RGB, CMYK, HSB, HEX or Web Color format. A free color picker for grabbing color under your mouse .


    5. Open-Source Color Picker for Websites and Desktop Apps. It is an eyedropper tool to select color values from websites and desktop. Get a color reading from any point in your browser and from any point in your desktop.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • GitHub
      Chroma is a browser-based color picker that focuses on color selection. It was built using React Color. FEATURES - Focuses on color selection while active, but gives a full view when not - Keyboard commands - Simple, easy to use design - Provides HEX, RGB and HSL codes
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    6. Pika (pronounced pi·kuh, like picker) is an easy to use, open-source, native colour picker for macOS. Pika makes it simple to quickly find colours on screen, in the format you need, so you can get on with being a speedy, successful designer.
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    7. ColorImpact is an interactive color scheme designer that lets you easily create stunning color schemes for any design project. Create, preview and test beautiful color schemes with a few clicks.
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    8. Pick colors from anywhere using the built-in color picker.
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