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vtop is described as 'graphical command-line tool that uses unicode braille to chart CPU and memory usage. It can be easily extended' and is a process monitoring tool in the os & utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to vtop for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, BSD and PortableApps.com. The best alternative is Process Explorer, which is free. Other great apps like vtop are htop, Process Monitor, Glances and Process Lasso.

vtop 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 vtop.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Linux
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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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  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. Process Monitor icon

    Process Monitor

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    Process Monitor is an advanced monitoring tool for Windows that shows real-time file system, Registry and process/thread activity.

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  4. 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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    Process Lasso

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    Process Lasso is NOT yet another task manager. It is a process priority optimization and system automation utility. Priority optimization, affinity optimization, core optimization, automated rules, automated power schemes, you name it and Process Lasso has it.

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  6. Conky is a free, light-weight system monitor for X, that displays any kind of information on your desktop. Originally a fork of Torsmo, Conkys torsmo-based code is BSD licensed. New code in Conky has been licensed under the GPL 3.0.

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  7. 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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  8. System Explorer is an enhanced Taskmanager that provides detailed information about running processes, startup programs, IE add-ons (BHOs), drivers, services network connections, system resources and more.

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  9. Linux/OSX/FreeBSD resource monitor.

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    BPYTOP

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD

    Resource monitor that shows usage and stats for processor, memory, disks, network and processes.

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