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HWiNFO (32/64) Alternatives for Linux

HWiNFO (32/64) is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Neofetch, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to HWiNFO (32/64) and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to HWiNFO (32/64) are Screenfetch, Hardware Lister, Hardinfo and hwinfo.

HWiNFO (32/64) alternatives are mainly System Information Utilities but may also be Fan Speed Tools or Benchmark Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of HWiNFO (32/64).
This page was last updated Apr 30, 2022
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  1. Neofetch

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD
    • iPad
    • Haiku

    Neofetch is a command-line system information tool written in bash 3.2+. Neofetch displays information about your operating system, software and hardware in an aesthetic and visually pleasing way.

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    This alternative is disputed. Neofetch is still a legitimate alternative to HWiNFO (32/64), but it might have issues that some users think are important.

    Only displays basic specs.

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    Does not monitor hardware, and only displays basic hardware specs.

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  2. Screenfetch

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Chrome OS
    • BSD

    Simple command-line tool that displays your distro's logo in text art form, your OS version, your kernel version, your CPU, GPU, and RAM, your DE, resolution, WM, themes, and shell type, and more.



  3. lshw (Hardware Lister) is a small tool to provide detailed information on the hardware configuration of the machine.

  4. Hardinfo

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • KDE
    • GNOME
    • MATE
    • Xfce

    Hardinfo is a system information and benchmark tool for Linux. It shows detailed system info, including hardware, environment, and kernel. It can use lm_sensors and ACPI for temperature and battery information. It also has four CPU banchmarks and two FPU benchmarks.

    Discontinued

    The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.5.1, released in April 2009, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

  5. hwinfo

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    hwinfo/libhd are used to probe for the hardware present in the system. It can be used to generate a system overview log which can be later used for support.



  6. inxi

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Inxi is a system information script that can display various things about your hardware and software to users in an irc chatroom or support forum. it runs with the /exec command in most irc clients.

  7. GtkStressTesting

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    GST is a GTK system utility designed to stress and monitor various hardware components like CPU and RAM.

  8. Sysinfo

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    sysinfo is a graphical tool that is able to display some hardware and software information about the computer it is run on.

    Discontinued

    The Sysinfo website is down and Sourceforge reports the last update as being from 2013

  9. cinnamon-cpufreq-applet - Port of Gnome 3 CPUFreq applet to Cinnamon - with some fixes.

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    HWiNFO is a much detailed specification of hardware and more accurate.

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  10. Macchina

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • BSD

    A system information frontend, with an (unhealthy) emphasis on performance.

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