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    Instant Eyedropper Alternatives for Mac

    Instant Eyedropper is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is Just Color Picker, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Instant Eyedropper and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Instant Eyedropper are Sip (Paid), Colorpicker Desktop App (Free, Open Source), System Color Picker (Free, Open Source) and DigitalColor Meter (Free).

    This page was last updated Apr 23, 2022
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
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    1. Just Color Picker is a tool that captures the colour of any pixel in any screen area and displays its code in a variety of formats.
      Almost everyone thinks Just Color Picker is a great alternative to Instant Eyedropper.
      • Mac
      The refreshingly simple color picker for developers that instantly samples and encodes any color on your screen. Just one quick click to savor the flavor and you're set! See what’s on special with Sip below.

    2. Colorpicker is efficient through its interface. Every features are accessible from the toolbar and shortcuts. You have the possibility to choose any color thanks to the three RGB sliders (soon HSL, CMYK, ...)!
    3. Pick colors from anywhere using the built-in color picker.
    4. DigitalColor Meter is a utility built into Mac OS X for measuring and displaying the colour values of pixels displayed on the screen.
      DigitalColor Meter vs Instant Eyedropper opinions
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      it is free and built into the system.
      Positive comment over 5 years ago


      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      A tiny & delightful color picker for designers.
    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.
      ColorFish Color Picker vs Instant Eyedropper opinions
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      berndmaiers open-source and Linux support
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

    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.
    7. A custom color picker designed specifically for developers. Makes getting colors out of Photoshop/Acorn mock-ups quick and easy. Currently supports NSColor, UIColor, CGColorRef, CSS and HTML styles.
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      ColorSlurp is the ultimate color tool for developers and designers. Pick any color on your screen using the high-precision magnifier. Create and edit colors using advanced selection and editing tools. Organize colors into collections.
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