Pixie is described as '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' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Pixie for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, the Web and iPhone. The best alternative is ShareX, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Pixie are PicPick (Free Personal), Just Color Picker (Free), gpick (Free, Open Source) and gcolor2 (Free, Open Source).
- ShareX is a free and open source program that lets you capture or record any area of your screen and share it with a single press of a key. It also allows uploading images, text or other types of files to over 80 supported destinations. View 222 alternatives to ShareX
- Free • Open Source
- Google Chrome
- A full-featured screen capture tool, Intuitive image editor, color picker, color palette, pixel-ruler, protractor, crosshair, whiteboard and more. View 205 alternatives to PicPick
- Free Personal • Proprietary
- Software as a Service (SaaS)
PicPick vs PixiePic Pick is not an Eye Dropper or Screen color picker. Very different tools. All the alternatives seem to be fine, just this one.
- 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. View 71 alternatives to Just Color Picker
- Free • Proprietary
Just Color Picker vs PixieCross Platform - Pixie is Windows only and I use a Mac.