AirDroid Alternatives for Linux

    AirDroid is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is KDE Connect, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to AirDroid and 12 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to AirDroid are GSConnect (Free, Open Source), Gotify (Free, Open Source), LanXchange (Free, Open Source) and Feem (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Jul 5, 2021

    1. KDE Connect is a project that aims to communicate all your devices. For example, with KDE Connect you can receive your phone notifications on your computer, or just use your phone as a remote control for your desktop.
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      KDE Connect vs AirDroid opinions
      Almost everyone thinks KDE Connect is a great alternative to AirDroid.
      moji Amazing. Fully integrated to my KDE and phone.
      Positive comment almost 4 years ago

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    2. GSConnect is a complete implementation of KDE Connect especially for GNOME Shell with Nautilus, Chrome and Firefox integration. It does not rely on the KDE Connect desktop application and will not work with it installed.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      • Self-Hosted
      Gotify is a service for sending (via a REST-API) and receiving (via browser/android app) push notifications.
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    3. A simple tool for spontaneous, local network file transfers. Supports Windows, Mac and Linux PCs and Android phones.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad
      "Hi. My Name is Feem. I happen to be the best local file transfer app on Earth." Feem works like Bluetooth; but 50X faster. Feem sends files instantly from one device to another without passing through the Internet.
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    4. Share files, folders, messages, links, notifications and clipboard. You can do much more with the PRO version. • Easily connect your devices using only your local network and only when you need it over the Internet.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      Android SMS Gate. Allows you to manage SMS and Share links between browser and mobile device. Automated(?) last update message unfortunately wrong. Looks like last merge into main codebase on Gitlab was 3 weeks ago; app still actively developed.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      Light and fast applications for notifications mirroring between devices.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      Progressiv Web App that allow you to register many devices linked to one Google account and push them link. It is free & OSS, use Firebase services with correct security. Desktop & Android
      Code on GitHub https://github.com/HugoGresse/DeviceConsole.
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    5. 1. Bluetooth Keyboard/Mouse Emulator: across makes a Bluetooth equipped PC or Mac work as a standard Bluetooth keyboard/mouse combo.
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