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px is described as 'tells you what processes are running on your system and how they are interconnected' and is an app in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to px for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Linux, BSD, Windows and iPhone. The best alternative is Process Explorer, which is free. Other great apps like px are htop, Glances, Windows Task Manager and Bashtop.

px alternatives are mainly Process Management Tools but may also be Process Monitoring Tools or System Information Utilities. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of px.
This page was last updated May 15, 2022
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Linux
  • BSD

px tells you what processes are running on your system and how they are interconnected.

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  1. Process Explorer icon

    Process Explorer

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    Process Explorer shows you information about which handles and DLLs processes have opened or loaded. The display consists of two sub-windows.

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  2. htop icon

    htop is an interactive process viewer for Linux. It is a text-mode application (for console or X terminals) and requires ncurses. htop is an interactive top replacement that runs in the terminal.

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  3. Glances is a cross-platform monitoring tool which aims to present a large amount of monitoring information through a curses or Web based interface. The information dynamically adapts depending on the size of the user interface.

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  4. Windows Task Manager is a task manager application included with Microsoft Windows NT family of operating systems that provides detailed information about computer performance and running applications, processes and CPU usage, commit charge and memory information, network...

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  5. Linux/OSX/FreeBSD resource monitor.

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  6. GNOME System Monitor icon

    GNOME System Monitor

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • GNOME

    System Monitor is a tool to manage running processes and monitor system resources.

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  7. vtop is a graphical command-line tool that uses unicode braille to chart CPU and memory usage. It can be easily extended.

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    StatusPilatus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Monitor your PC like never before!.

    Discontinued

    Last real update to the app was in January 2019, no new versions are planned.

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    psutil

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    psutil is a module providing an interface for retrieving information on all running processes and system utilization (CPU, memory, disks, network, users) in a portable way by using Python, implementing many functionalities offered by command line tools such as: ps, top, df...

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  10. Activity Monitor displays information about all the processes running on your Mac, including CPU, disk, memory, and network usage. You can see exactly how your computer’s resources are being used via a searchable table, helpful graphs, or even directly in the Dock icon.

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