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Redshift Alternatives for Windows

There are many alternatives to Redshift for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is f.lux, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Redshift and 19 are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Redshift are RedshiftGUI, LightBulb, Gammy and Dimmer.

Redshift alternatives are mainly Color Temperature Tools but may also be Screen Dimmers or Health Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Redshift.
This page was last updated Mar 16, 2022
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • BSD

Redshift adjusts the color temperature according to the position of the sun. A different color temperature is set during...

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  1. Software that makes the color of your computer's display adapt to the time of day, warm at night and like sunlight during the day.

    f.lux vs Redshift opinions
    Almost everyone thinks f.lux is a great alternative to Redshift.

    redshift seems to have limitations in windows

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    f.lux is fantastic! I've been using it for about a year now, and my eyes have never felt better. It's incredibly important to protect your eyesight when you're staring at a screen all day.

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  2. RedshiftGUI

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    RedshiftGUI changes the color temperature of your monitor to better match that of your surrounding. This means that it sets a cooler color temperature during the daytime (due to natural lighting) and sets a warmer temperature at night (due to indoor lighting). Similar to f.

    Discontinued

    The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 0.2.4, released in August 2014, can be still downloaded from GitHub.

    Most users think RedshiftGUI is a great alternative to Redshift.


  3. LightBulb is an application that reduces eye strain produced by staring at a computer screen when working late hours. As the day goes on, it continuously adjusts gamma, transitioning the display color temperature from cold blue in the afternoon to warm yellow during the night.

    Almost everyone thinks LightBulb is a great alternative to Redshift.
  4. Adaptive screen brightness and temperature for Windows and Linux.

    Discontinued

    The project is no longer being worked on and the repository has been archived

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    I was having some issues with Redshift (probably just me), and Gammy is the perfect replacement for it.

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  5. Adjust the brightness of all monitors, screens and displays.



  6. Iris mini

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Iris mini is free and minimalistic version of Iris. Small. Minimalistic. Free. Portable. Automatic. Awesome for everyone. Just double click and it will work.

  7. To schedule Night Light so it turns on automatically, select Start > Settings > System > Display > Night light > Night light settings.

  8. Desktop Dimmer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Enable darker-than-dark dimming for internal and external screens.

    Discontinued

    The last commit to the project is from November, 16 2017 and it gave some users a bunch of deprecation errors when they tried to install and run it.

  9. PangoBright

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    Screen dimming software that allows you to control the brightness of your screens as well as external monitors.

  10. Whether you're a morning lark or night owl, SunsetScreen allows you to set the time of the sunset and sunrise, so you can have full control over your sleep cycle.

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