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Lm-Sensors Alternatives

Lm-Sensors is described as 'free and open-source application that provides tools and drivers for monitoring temperatures, voltage, and fans' and is a Fan Speed tool in the system & hardware category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Lm-Sensors for Windows, Linux, Mac and Mono. The best alternative is Open Hardware Monitor, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Lm-Sensors are Sidebar Diagnostics, SpeedFan, HWMonitor and Core Temp.

Lm-Sensors alternatives are mainly Fan Speed Tools but may also be Hard Disk Diagnostic Tools or System Information Utilities. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Lm-Sensors.
This page was last updated May 7, 2021
  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

Lm-Sensors is a free and open-source application that provides tools and drivers for monitoring temperatures, voltage, and...

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  1. The Open Hardware Monitor is a free open source software that monitors temperature sensors, fan speeds, voltages, load and clock speeds of a computer.

  2. SidebarDiagnostics - A simple sidebar for Windows desktop that displays hardware diagnostic information.



  3. SpeedFan

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    SpeedFan is a program that monitors voltages, fan speeds and temperatures in computers with hardware monitor chips. SpeedFan can even access S.M.A.R.T. info and show hard disk temperatures. SpeedFan supports SCSI disks too.

    Discontinued

    The developer promised new versions, but the program seems to be no longer updated. Latest version, 4.52, released in June 2016, can be still downloaded from the official website.

  4. HWMonitor

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    HWMonitor is a hardware monitoring program that reads PC systems main health sensors : voltages, temperatures, fans speed.

  5. Core Temp

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Core Temp is a compact, no fuss, small footprint, yet powerful program to monitor processor temperature and other vital information.

    Bundleware

    The installation may contain adwares. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/



  6. Real Temp

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Real Temp is a temperature monitoring program designed for all Intel single Core, Dual Core, Quad Core and Core i7 processors.

  7. MHDD

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    MHDD is the most popular freeware program for low-level HDD diagnostics.

    Discontinued

    Last version 4.6 was released in 2005. See http://hddguru.com/software/2005.10.02-MHDD/mhdd_changelog.en.html

  8. s-tui

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    s-tui is a terminal UI for monitoring your computer. s-tui allows monitoring CPU temperature, frequency, power and utilization in a graphical way from the terminal. s-tui has built-in stress test options to test your hardware under heavy load.

  9. Monitoring temperatures and status of system components such as CPU, GPU and hard disk drive, fan speeds

  10. GtkStressTesting

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

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

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