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, Online / Web-based, Linux and iPhone. The best alternative is Microsoft PowerToys, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Pika are Just Color Picker (Free), gpick (Free, Open Source), Instant Eyedropper (Free, Open Source) and gcolor2 (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 21, 2021

    1. 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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    2. Color Cop is a multi-purpose color picker for web designers and programmers. It features an eyedropper, magnifier, variable magnification levels, 3 by 3 and 5 by 5 average sampling, snap to websafe, color history, and a 42 color complementary palette.

      Discontinued

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



    3. Ever tried using a color picker on a high resolution monitor? Its impossible. Thats why this color picker has a magnifier attached. Grab palettes of up to 16 colors at once and use four advanced color mixers to select a spectrum of possibilities.
    4. ColorMania is a colorpicker for Windows. It's the perfect solution for previewing, identifying, testing and organizing color values. It can be a very difficult job to get your colors right for a unique or appealing design.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      With the pipette you are able to edit, convert and pick up colors from your screen. Pipette also supports a lot of standards or color models (RGB, CMY, CMYK, HSV, TColor and XYZ0). Color models are nothing but theoretical descriptions of colors using certain numeric values.
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    5. Color Scheme Designer.
    6. DigitalColor Meter is a utility built into Mac OS X for measuring and displaying the colour values of pixels displayed on the screen.
    7. Pixel Pick is a free color picker tool that pick the pixels color under your mouse cursor on the desktop and translates it into a number of different color formats such as RGB, CMYK, HSB, HEX or Web Color format. A free color picker for grabbing color under your mouse .
    8. A color palette generator powered by deep learning. Create color schemes intelligently from your starting colors, and extract pleasing colors from photographs.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • GitHub
      Chroma is a browser-based color picker that focuses on color selection. It was built using React Color. FEATURES - Focuses on color selection while active, but gives a full view when not - Keyboard commands - Simple, easy to use design - Provides HEX, RGB and HSL codes
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