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    Open Hardware Monitor Alternatives for Linux

    Open Hardware Monitor is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is MangoHUD, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Open Hardware Monitor and 14 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Open Hardware Monitor are Hardinfo, CoreCtrl, GOverlay and hwinfo.

    Open Hardware Monitor is mainly a System Information Utility but alternatives to it may also be Fan Speed Tools or Screenshot Capture Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Open Hardware Monitor.
    This page was last updated Sep 20, 2021
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Mono
    The Open Hardware Monitor is a free open source software that monitors temperature sensors, fan speeds, voltages, load and...
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    1. A Vulkan and OpenGL overlay for monitoring FPS, temperatures, CPU/GPU load and more. Discord: - flightlessmango/MangoHud
    2. 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.


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

    3. CoreCtrl is a Free and Open Source GNU/Linux application that allows you to control with ease your computer hardware using application profiles. It aims to be flexible, comfortable and accessible to regular users.
    4. GOverlay is an opensource project that aims to create a Graphical UI to help manage Linux overlays.
    5. 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. GWE is a GTK system utility designed to provide information, control the fans and overclock your NVIDIA video card and graphics processor.
    7. GST is a GTK system utility designed to stress and monitor various hardware components like CPU and RAM.
    8. Lm-Sensors is a free and open-source application that provides tools and drivers for monitoring temperatures, voltage, and fans.
    9. Linux (GTK3+) GUI to view detailed information about and configure AMD GPUs settings.
    10. Cinnamon CPU Frequency Selector Applet.
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