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We've compiled a list of 9 free and paid alternatives to Aerofoil. The primary competitors include BattCursor, Power Scheme Switcher. In addition to these, users also draw comparisons between Aerofoil and GiMeSpace Power Control, Battery Mode, Power Plan Assistant. Also you can look at other similar options here: System and Hardware Tools.


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Aerofoil extends Vista and Windows 7 notebook battery life by:

Aerofoil Platforms

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Aerofoil Overview

Aerofoil extends Vista and Windows 7 notebook battery life by:

* Allowing you to manually disable Aero Glass.
* Optionally managing Aero Glass user interface.
* Optionally managing sound muting.
* Optionally managing YOUR chosen power plans
* Optionally managing Windows Sidebar.
* Optionally showing a quick hibernate button
* Changing icon colour to show your power type

Benefits over earlier versions and similar software:

* Much more efficient - Aerofoil is 100% unmanaged C++ (no .Net Framework!).
* Much smaller memory use (about 25%-30% of the size of similar software).
* Unlike other apps, Aerofoil doesn't poll battery level continuously allowing the CPU save power by being idle more often.
* UPX compressed meaning Aerofoil.exe is as small as it can be.
* No configuration file - everything is customised with the installer.
* Tried and tested on Windows 7 (thanks to D. Schiferli!)
* Open source and free - no expiry date, adware, spyware or malware, download and compile it for yourself if you prefer!

Aerofoil Features

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