MouseZoom Alternatives

    MouseZoom is described as 'nice but small utility. It zooms the current mouse position (50x) and show the color value and the absolute + relative position of the point where the mouse is' and is an app in the Photos & Graphics category. There are more than 50 alternatives to MouseZoom for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, iPhone and the Web. The most liked alternative is Just Color Picker, which is free. Other great apps like MouseZoom are gpick (Free, Open Source), gcolor2 (Free, Open Source), Sip (Paid) and Instant Eyedropper (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Feb 5, 2021

    • 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.
      • Free
      • Mac
      • Windows
    • A color picker and color scheme creation tool.


    • gcolor2 is a basic colourpicker utility that allows you to select any colour on your screen, and, well, grab it's colour.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Linux
      • Xfce
    • 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!
      • Mac
    • Instant Eyedropper is a free color detection tool for webmasters that will identify and automatically paste to the clipboard the HTML color code of any pixel on the screen with just a single mouse click.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • Color converter, screen color picker and color palettes for Windows. Colora is a small but powerful color converter and screen color picker for Windows.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • Small utility that can show you coordinates and color of any pixel on your screen in different formats (HEX, HTML, RGB, CMYK, HSV). It's staying on top, displays a color of that pixel under mouse cursor, the program can magnify that zone w/ hotkey.
    • With Instant Color Picker (ICP), you can quickly pick colors from screen and store them.Pick colors from any part of your screen.
      • Free
      • Windows
    • Free Color Picker is a program that lets you capture the color of any pixel displayed on the screen.
    • Color picker.

      Discontinued

      The project isn't being developed anymore. Last commit was from 25 Sep 2015.

      • Free
      • Windows