Alternatives to Waterfox for all platforms with any license

  • Google Chrome icon

    Google Chrome

    A free web browser developed by Google from the open source Chromium project with a focus on speed and minimalism. Chrome offers fast start-up and web page loading, sports a minimalist user...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Chrome OS ... Android Tablet BSD iPad PortableApps.com

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    Chromium

    Chromium is the open-source browser project from which Google Chrome takes its source.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android BSD PC-BSD ... Xfce

  • Opera icon

    Opera

    Opera is a browser with innovative features, speed and security. Opera’s vision is to deliver the best Internet experience on any device and the company is committed to support and contribute to open standards. The browser...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Windows Mobile Android S60 ... Android Tablet BSD PortableApps.com Kindle Fire

    • Fast,stable,very comfortable to use,lightweight unlimited speed dials,user-friendly interface. Guest • Oct 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • Pale Moon icon

    Pale Moon

    Pale Moon is an Open Source, Goanna-based web browser available for Microsoft Windows and Linux (with other operating systems in development), focusing on efficiency and ease of use.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Xfce

  • Safari icon

    Safari

    Safari is a web browser developed by Apple Inc. and bundled with Mac OS X. It was first released as a public beta on January 7, 2003, and is the default browser in Mac OS X v10.3 and later. It is also the native browser on the Apple...

    Free Mac iPhone iPad

  • Maxthon Cloud Browser icon

    Maxthon Cloud Browser

    Maxthon is a browser with innovative features, speed and security. Features Tabbed document interface Saves open tabs in case of program shutdown or system crash Undo for any tabs accidentally closed AD...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet ... iPad PortableApps.com

    • Warning Maxthon apparently collects sensitive data without asking: http://news.softpedia.com/news/maxthon-browser-collects-sensitive-data-even-if-users-opt-out-506327.shtml
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    QupZilla

    QupZilla is a cross-platform lightweight browser built on the QtWebEngine. Designed to look and feel native in various environments it incorporates some of the most useful features of a modern day web surfing tool, including a unified...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Haiku

  • Brave icon

    Brave

    Brave Web Browser is a fast, free, secure web browser with a built-in ad blocker, tracking and security protection, and optimized data and battery experience.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet ... iPad

  • Yandex.Browser icon

    Yandex.Browser

    Yandex.Browser is a simple and easy-to-use internet browser. Based on the Chromium technology platform, it loads pages quickly, just shows you what you need and gives you plenty of space for viewing...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet ... iPad

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    Cyberfox

    Cyberfox is a 64-bit version (32-bit download also available) of Mozilla Firefox , compiled With Microsoft Visual Studios 2012, Windows 8 SDK & Intel Composer XE 2013. Making It Faster Than Other Browsers. There are separate versions...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • UC Browser icon

    UC Browser

    UC mobile offers free and easy to use browsers for almost any mobile phone. UC Browser is one of the most popular mobile browsers in the world! Features: * Wi-Fi Sharing: You can transfer files between phones and computers...

    Free Windows Windows Mobile Android iPhone Java Mobile S60 ... Blackberry Windows RT Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Kindle Fire

  • Firefox Developer Edition icon

    Firefox Developer Edition

    Firefox Developer Edition brings your core dev tools together with some powerful new ones that will extend your ability to work across multiple platforms from one place. It’s everything you’re used to, only better. Available in 64-bit.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux PortableApps.com

  • GNOME Web icon

    GNOME Web

    GNOME Web is the web browser for the GNOME desktop, based on the popular WebKit engine. It offers a simple, clean, beautiful view of the Web featuring first-class GNOME desktop integration. Its code name is Epiphany. Desktop...

    Open Source Linux BSD

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  • Comodo IceDragon icon

    Comodo IceDragon

    Comodo IceDragon is a fast and secure internet browser based on Mozilla Firefox and infused with Comodo security.

    Free Windows

  • Cliqz icon

    Cliqz

    CLIQZ is a Firefox-based browser with a built-in quick-search and a new Anti-Tracking technology for better privacy protection. Start typing a search query into the address bar of the CLIQZ browser and you'll instantly see just...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet ... iPad Firefox

  • Maxthon Nitro icon

    Maxthon Nitro

    Maxthon’s Nitro Web Browser is the newest addition to Maxthon’s family of high-performance web browsers.

    Free Windows

  • Light Firefox icon

    Light Firefox

    Light Firefox is a light browser based on Mozilla source code. Many components are slimmed down, so it can start faster and use less memory. By default, Light can run along with Firefox. Both x86 and x64 builds are available.

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Polarity Browser icon

    Polarity Browser

    Polarity is a user-friendly web browser featuring an intuitive interface that allows you to explore various websites and bookmark your favorite pages. The application is based on two browser engines, namely Trident and Chromium...

    Free Windows Android Android Tablet

  • Servo

    Servo is a modern, high-performance browser engine designed for both application and embedded use. Sponsored by Mozilla and written in the new systems programming language Rust, the Servo project aims to achieve better parallelism...

    Open Source Mac Linux Firefox OS

  • Min browser icon

    Min browser

    Min is a smarter, open-source web browser. FEATURES Built-in ad blocking Min lets you decide whether you want to see ads or not. And when you’re using a slow or expensive internet connection, it lets you block scripts and...

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • Avira Scout icon

    Avira Scout

    Avira Scout integrates a no track functionality, which blocks companies such as Facebook and Twitter from monitoring what you visit, download. It is also one of the few browsers that does not collect data – we respect your privacy and...

    Free Windows

  • Pampa Browser icon

    Pampa Browser

    Pampa is an intuitive Internet browser that enables users to view two web pages in the same window, download images or videos and capture screenshots Multi-tasking browser Do not lose time with multiple tabs, if you can view two...

    Free Windows

  • Alloy browser icon

    Alloy browser

    A web browser for the power user. Forget the browser window full of unsorted, jammed tabs. Alloy is built up on Tasks, of which every has its own Tablist. You only see the relevant Tabs for your current Task.

    Free Mac

  • Sandcat Browser icon

    Sandcat Browser

    Sandcat Browser 5 brings unique features that are useful for pen-testers and web developers. Sandcat is built on top of Chromium and uses the Lua programming language to provide extensions and scripting support.

    Open Source Windows

  • Opera Neon icon

    Opera Neon

    Opera Neon is our vision for the future of desktop browsers. Download this concept browser for free for Windows and Mac.

    Free Windows

  • Aurora Browser icon

    Aurora Browser

    Browse the web fast.

    Free Windows

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  • Chrome Canary icon

    Chrome Canary

    Google Chrome Canary has the newest of the new Chrome features. Be forewarned: it's designed for developers and early adopters, and can sometimes break down completely.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

Waterfox Comments

Unsigned extensions 3 Helpful

Positive Comment by Andrea85
about Waterfox and Mozilla Firefox Sep 2015

From the release 41 Firefox will start blocking unsigned extensions.
Waterfox will keep the possibility to install them, another reason to prefer this software to the original one.

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Available for Mac 1 Helpful

Comment by sjtilston
about Waterfox Sep 2014

This is now a version available for max with h264 support.

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I believe this browser is no longer updated

Negative Comment by pyrih
about Waterfox and Pale Moon, Mozilla Firefox Jul 2013

and therefore poses a security threat to those who use it

My advise is going with Pale Moon x64

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