15 Elegant and Easy to Use Color Picker tools

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Color scheming is extremely vital for any web-design, since it demands attraction & originality. You might have observed that, you make out your favorite brand’s Logos, immediately because of smart use of colors. Hence, the colors consistency should be decent & eye-catching at the same time.

Color picker tools help locate the accuracy needed for shades of color. It does not just serve murky colors but rather surf through for that perfection you needed for your design & not something that looks darker or duller.

Now, this helps you pick out or generate a flawless & steady color palette, in a matter of seconds.

And what would be better, if you get the right tools to own a color palette complimenting your design. This involves the usage of the same look, right through the whole idea of the design, sharing the right hue, lightness or saturation values.

These, right here are compilations of color picker tools that will assist you to sort out the best, for your design.

Take a look!




Windows 8 Apps

[divider]1. Eye dropper[divider]

Eye dropper win

A simple yet effective eye dropper tool to easily create a color palette from any picture.

[divider]2. Html Color Picker[divider]

Html Color Picker win

HCP Is A Simple,Yet Powerful Application.It Provides Html Color Codes Using Familiar “Color Palette”.It Uses No internet Connection And Is A “Ready To Go” App.

[divider]3. Color Picker[divider]

Color Picker win 8

Color Picker is a simple tool that displays hex codes as well as randomly generates palettes.

Mac Apps

[divider]4. Picker[divider]


Can help you to find and choose the right web-safe color. The color preview field updates on-the-fly when you drag your mouse over the mini color fields. If you click on a color field the hex number will be displayed and copied to the clipboard.

[divider]5. ColourMod[divider]


An extremely flexible color picker brought to you by Sabotage Media ( This color picker allows for users to select ANY color that they want. You can make fine adjustments via the textfield inputs or by simply dragging the color sliders. ColourMod outputs and inputs Hex, RGB, CMYK, and HSV values and converts between the four. Functions similar to Photoshop’s color picker.

[divider]6. ColorPicker[divider]

Color picker mac

ColorPicker is like dropper but with Color Picker you can select a color everywhere in the screen and get it’s hexadecimal and RGB value.

Android Apps

[divider]7. Color Picker by Nauj27[divider]

Color Picker 1

The application will show three results for each color:

✓ RGB: Amount of red, green and blue of the obtained color. This information is exact as is. Values are between 0 and 255.

✓ HEX: Amount of red, green and blue in hexadecimal. The colors are the same as in RGB but with base 16. This can be useful for web design and similar cases.

✓ Color name and RAL: The name and the RAL value does not match exactly with the obtained color. the RAL value shown is the nearest color in the euclidean color space. Therefore you can see a green or blue tone and get a name like “Gray”. Please notice that this is not an error, but a consecuence of the approximation method.

[divider]8.Color Picker by Cube Too[divider]

Colorpicker 2

This application allows the user to take a picture and then see the breakdown of the colors of the pixels. Colors are displayed in hexadecimal RGB form and the values are rounded down to the next lowest multiple of 16.

[divider]9.Color Picker by PtDroid [divider]

Color picker 3

Color Picker provides you the ability to get a photo from camera, or use existing picture from your gallery and detect the color of any touched point.

The application show the selected color and color hex code,RGB value.

The application can shows the shades and tints of the selected color and their codes.

you can use this app, for any purpose to get specific color you need and know their darkness and lightness.

Chrome Extensions

[divider]10. ColorZilla[divider]


ColorZilla, one of the most popular Firefox developer extensions with over 5 million downloads is finally available for Chrome!

[divider]11. ColorPick Eyedropper[divider]

ColorPick Eyedropper

A simple eye-dropper & color-picker tool allowing you to select color values from webpages.

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[divider]12. Eye Dropper[divider]


Eye Dropper is open source extension which allows you to pick colors from web pages, color picker and your personal color history.

Firefox Addons

[divider]13. Colorizer[divider]

Colorizer fire

Colorizer is a web development tool. It uses a color picker to change the color of HTML elements in real time.

[divider]14. Color Pickers[divider]

Colorpicker fire

Pick Color with various kinds of color pickers. Multiple options to choose color in HTML format are available.

[divider]15. Colorpick Eyedropper[divider]

Colorpick Eyedropper fire

A simple eye-dropper & color-picker tool allowing you to select color values from webpages.

Written by Syed Ali

I'm a self taught web designer, experienced freelancer and an addicted blogger. Always remains ardent to get acquainted with new technology at the first opportunity.


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