LightBulb Reviews

Superior alternative to f.lux for gamers and others who require high performance

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I have tried 3 different apps for this purpose and this one is the best so far. f.lux has probably the most features, but on my system it causes bad flickering and weird artifacts in some applications. SunsetScreen works well but the sunrise and the sunset time has to be set by a user. LightBulb works well and moreover it synchronizes the geolocation and the sunrise and the sunset time form the internet.

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The definitive alternative to F.lux for Windows

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Scared of F.lux's privacy policy and non-free software but don't want to bother with learning how to use Redshift? Lightbulb and F.lux's ease of use and feature-set are nearly identical with exception to F.lux's 'experimental' low color tempratures, screen-dimming functionality, and Philips Hue support. Unlike F.lux, Lightbulb has support for custom hotkeys, but the only useful hotkey is enable/disabling the program.

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