vtop Alternatives

    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 an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are more than 25 alternatives to vtop for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, BSD and Android. The best alternative is Process Explorer, which is free. Other great apps like vtop are htop (Free, Open Source), Process Monitor (Free), Glances (Free, Open Source) and Process Lasso (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jan 13, 2021

    1. 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 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 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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    5. 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. System Monitor is a tool to manage running processes and monitor system resources.
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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. 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...
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • BSD
      Easy to use, with a game inspired menu system. Fast and "mostly" responsive UI with UP, DOWN keys process selection. Function for showing detailed stats for selected process. Ability to filter processes. Easy switching between sorting options.
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