Top 15 f.lux Alternative and Similar Softwares | Jan 2018

Ever notice how people texting at night have that eerie blue glow?

Or wake up ready to write down the Next Great Idea, and get blinded by your computer screen?

During the day, computer screens look good—they're designed to look like the sun. But, at 9PM, 10PM, or 3AM, you probably shouldn't be looking at the sun.

f.lux fixes this: it makes the color of your computer's display adapt to the time of day, warm at night and like sunlight during the day.

1. SunsetScreen

SunsetScreen SunsetScreen is a free Windows app (for personal use) which helps take the glare off your your screen in the evening. Scientific research has shown that melatonin - the chemical the brain makes late in the day - is reduced when exposed to blue light. By tempering this blue light,......

2. Blueshift

Blueshift Inspired by Redshift, Blueshift adjusts the colour temperature of your monitor according to brightness outside to reduce eye strain and make it easier to fall asleep when going to bed. It can also be used to increase the colour temperature and make the monitor bluer, this helps you focus on......

3. iBrightness Tray

iBrightness Tray iBrightness Tray is a little bit of a swiss army knife display tool as adjusting the brightness of your screen is just one of three main functions it has. The other two are turning on your screensaver at the click of a button and also the ability to turn off......

4. Lux Lite

Lux Lite Lux isn't your ordinary brightness app. It intelligently adjusts the brightness of your display based on the environment you're in. If you step into a dimly lit room, Lux will automatically lower the brightness of your display to make it not only comfortable to read, but to also preserve battery......

5. Night Screen / Blackbulb

Night Screen / Blackbulb Night Screen helps protect your eyes from screen light on Android devices. Adjust brightness and screen color to prevent your eyes from being hurt by screen light.......

6. CF.lumen

CF.lumen CF.lumen - don't let your phone blind you!CF.lumen changes the colors of your Android device's display based on the position of the sun. With the default settings, your display will get a warmer tint (lower color temperature) when the sun is down, to look more like indoor lighting and less......

7. Iris

Iris Iris reminds you to take short breaks while working on computer, adjusts your screen temperature to the different time of the day, controls your brightness level programmatically, detects your blink rate and much more.- Blue light reduction- Brightness reduction without PWM flickering- Break reminding- Screen effects (color inversion and other)-......

8. NightTone

NightTone NightTone makes your screen more comfortable, enjoyable and healthier by shifting the colors of your display to a warmer, eye-friendly palette. It makes you sleep and feel better.......

9. Lumen

Lumen Lumen - magic auto brightness based on screen contents. You control Lumen simply by using your brightness keys - it'll automatically learn your preferences.Lumen will automatically brighten the screen when you're looking at a dark window (for example, a full-screen terminal) and it'll automatically darken the screen when you're looking......

10. xcalib

xcalib Controls settings from the command line for computer monitors that support the Display Data Channel Command Interface (most monitors do). For example, dim the contrast, restore the contrast setting, Change RGB settings. Examples:-- Set contrast to 80 per cent of present contrastxcalib -co 80 -a -- I assign to Alt+C......

11. JBlueCut - Screen filter

JBlueCut - Screen filter "JBlueCut" is a blue light screen filter - eye protection App.Can effectively reduce the bluelight on screen and ease eyestrain by few simple steps.Bluelight is the most harmful light in visible light.It can cause damage to the Retina (the back of the eye).So it's helpful to use JBlueCut's bluelight filter......

12. Red Moon

Red Moon Red Moon is a screen filter app for night time phone use. When thelowest brightness setting of your phone won't do the trick, Red Moonmakes your screen even darker. With Red Moon, using your phone in thedark won't hurt your eyes and thanks to it's red filter feature, youwill have......

13. SetCPU

SetCPU SetCPU is a tool for changing the CPU settings (capable of overclock and underclock) on a rooted Android device, to improve performance or save battery.SetCPU also allows you to set up profiles to change the CPU speed under certain conditions, such as when the phone is asleep or charging, when......

14. Twilight

Twilight Are you having troubles to fall asleep? Are your kids hyperactive when playing with the tablet before bed time?Are you using your smart phone or tablet in the late evening? Twilight may be a solution for you!Recent research suggests that exposure to blue light before sleep may distort your natural......

15. GoodNight

GoodNight GoodNight is an app that allows you to directly access the screen's gamma levels, and modify it using IOMobileFramebuffer. With this you can do any of the following:Change the screen temperature,Put the brightness lower than iOS would normally allow you toAdjust the RGB values of the framebuffer,This application uses dlsym,......