Free Timer and Stopwatch Alternatives

    Timer and Stopwatch is described as 'Timer and stopwatch may be needed in an unexpected moment, but with this application you will never be alone with the problem.Features:? 2 in 1. Timer and stopwatch'. There are more than 25 alternatives to Timer and Stopwatch for various platforms. The best alternative is WatchMe, which is free. Other great apps like Timer and Stopwatch are Free Countdown Timer (Free), TimeLeft (Freemium), vClock (Free) and Thyme (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 16, 2020

    • WatchMe is a free (premium available) simple timer program to time a number of different tasks or events together or independently of each other.
    • Free Countdown Timer is a free, full-featured and user-friendly countdown timer for Windows
      • Free
      • Windows


    • TimeLeft is a versatile desktop utility - it can be used as a countdown clock, reminder, clock, alarm clock, tray clock, stopwatch, timer, sticker, auction watch, work days/hours...
    • Web based time tools including Alarms, Timers, Stopwatch, and World Clocks. vClock is customizable and has a clean user interface.
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      • Free
      • Online
    • Thyme is a timer for OS X. It's as simple as that.

      Time Your Tasks
      Use Thyme to control how much time you spend on your tasks.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
    • Fully customizable live countdown wallpaper for Mac.
      Just set a start date and a deadline, customize the wallpaper and menu bar and ready, the motivational boost will be present every time you see the screen.
    • LClock is a very simple program that makes the Windows' clock look like a Windows Longhorn Clock. It also comes with a simple popup calendar with reminder feature.

      Discontinued

      Last version was released on September 19, 2004, but it can be still downloaded from Download.com

      • Free
      • Windows
    • DS Clock is a FREE digital desktop clock that displays variable date and time information built from the format string.
      • Free
      • Windows
    • No Frills Timer keeps track of the amount of time you spend connected to the Internet. It is designed to be small, fast, and reasonably easy to use.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Windows
    • A Java countdown timer and stopwatch.
      Features a fullscreen and a resizable window mode.
      All actions are available on the popup menu or as keyboard shortcuts.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • Java