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Pika Alternatives

Pika is described as '(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' and is an app in the photos & graphics category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Pika for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and BSD. The best alternative is Microsoft PowerToys, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Pika are gpick, Just Color Picker, Instant Eyedropper and Free Color Picker.

Pika alternatives are mainly File Search Utilities but may also be Window Managers or Application Launchers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Pika.
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  • Mac

Pika (pronounced pi·kuh, like picker) is an easy to use, open-source, native colour picker for macOS. Pika makes it...

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  1. Microsoft PowerToys icon

    Microsoft PowerToys

    • Windows
    32 alternatives to Microsoft PowerToys 

    Microsoft PowerToys is a set of utilities for power users to tune and streamline their Windows experience for greater productivity.

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    1.  Color PickerMicrosoft PowerToys allows you to select and copy a color property from an image, object, or shape.
    2.  Dark ModeMicrosoft PowerToys supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    3.  Batch Rename FilesMicrosoft PowerToys supports renaming of different types of files or data in large batches.
    4.  LightweightMicrosoft PowerToys consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    5.  Windows Explorer ExtensionMicrosoft PowerToys can extend Windows Explorer in various ways, for example add context menu options, etc..
    6.  OCRExtract the text from a screen capture or file and paste it into another document for edits.
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  2. gpick icon

    gpick

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    79 alternatives to gpick 

    A color picker and color scheme creation tool.

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    1.  Color Pickergpick allows you to select and copy a color property from an image, object, or shape.
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    color picker - sliders


  3. Just Color Picker icon

    Just Color Picker

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    76 alternatives to Just Color Picker 

    Free color picker and color mixing tool, including harmonious colors finder, RGB and RYB colour wheels, gradient and code to colour conversion

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    1.  PortableJust Color Picker can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    2.  Color PickerJust Color Picker allows you to select and copy a color property from an image, object, or shape.
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    Tool: Text
  4. Instant Eyedropper icon

    Instant Eyedropper

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    72 alternatives to Instant Eyedropper 

    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.

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    1.  Color PickerInstant Eyedropper allows you to select and copy a color property from an image, object, or shape.
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    • Free Color Picker icon

      Free Color Picker

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      49 alternatives to Free Color Picker 

      Free Color Picker is a program that lets you capture the color of any pixel displayed on the screen. To capture a color, just move the cursor to the desired position and press the F4 key. The color below the cursor will be added to the color palette located in the right part of...

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      1.  PortableFree Color Picker can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
      2.  Color PickerFree Color Picker allows you to select and copy a color property from an image, object, or shape.
      3.  Support for CMYK ModeFree Color Picker allows you to work using the color scheme for printing, combining the primary pigments (Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, and Key).
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    • gcolor2 icon

      gcolor2

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Xfce
      69 alternatives to gcolor2 

      gcolor2 is a basic colourpicker utility that allows you to select any colour on your screen, and, well, grab it's colour. It also allows you to save the colour you create to a file, which shows up as a list in the application.

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      1.  Color Pickergcolor2 allows you to select and copy a color property from an image, object, or shape.
      Discontinued

      It was last updated in 2013.

      The gcolor2 interface
    • Colora icon

      Colora

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      69 alternatives to Colora 

      Color converter, screen color picker and color palettes for Windows. Colora is a small but powerful color converter and screen color picker for Windows.

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      1.  PortableColora can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
      2.  Color PickerColora allows you to select and copy a color property from an image, object, or shape.
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    • Sip icon

      Sip

      • Mac
      65 alternatives to Sip 

      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.

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      1.  Color PickerSip allows you to select and copy a color property from an image, object, or shape.
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      • Colorpicker Desktop App icon

        Colorpicker Desktop App

        • FreeOpen Source
        • Mac
        • Windows
        • Linux
        • Online
        38 alternatives to Colorpicker Desktop App 

        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, ...)!

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        1.  Color PickerColorpicker Desktop App allows you to select and copy a color property from an image, object, or shape.
        2.  PortableColorpicker Desktop App can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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      • Pixie icon

        Pixie

        • FreeProprietary
        • Windows
        68 alternatives to Pixie 

        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.

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        1.  Color PickerPixie allows you to select and copy a color property from an image, object, or shape.
        2.  LightweightPixie consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
        3.  PortablePixie can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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