htop Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to htop for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is Glances, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to htop and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to htop are GNOME System Monitor (Free, Open Source), Bashtop (Free, Open Source), KSysGuard (Free, Open Source) and BPYTOP (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 13, 2021

    1. Monitor your PC like never before!.

      Discontinued

      Last real update to the app was in January 2019, no new versions are planned.

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    2. Easy to use application for monitoring and controlling running processes. - Support for Linux, OpenBSD, NetBSD, FreeBSD and OpenSolaris. - Monitors the CPU and memory usage. - Tree view columns can be reordered. - View processes as a tree. - Display window icons/names.


    3. Linux process explorer, behaves the same as the windows process explorer from Mark Russinovich.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Yet another cross-platform graphical process/system monitor A cross-platform graphical process/system monitor with a customizable interface and a multitude of features. Supports Linux, macOS, and Windows. Inspired by gtop, gotop, and htop.
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    4. A Qt based, self-contained (AppImage) tool that mimics the functionality of Windows 10 Task Manager's performance and process tab under Linux. It enables to oversee systemwide CPU, RAM, Disk I/O and Network utilization per device and per process.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      LXTask is the standard task manager and system monitor of LXDE. It starts via Ctrl+Alt+Del and is extremely lightweight.
    5. This systems administrator, tuner, benchmark tool gives you a huge amount of important performance information in one go. It can output the data in two ways
    6. Deepin System Monitor is developed by Deepin Technology official Team, which aims to provide a simple and practical tool for monitoring usage of CPU, memory and network, as well as management of system and application process including viewing, searching and killing.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • BSD
      Commandline tool showing open files for running UNIX processes.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      Linux has always been able to show how much I/O was going on (the bi and bo columns of the vmstat 1 command).
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