Alpine Alternatives

    Alpine is described as 'fast, easy to use email client for the command line that is suitable for both the inexperienced email user as well as for the most demanding of power users. Alpine is based on the Pine® Message System (http://www.washington' and is an app in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Alpine for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, iPhone and BSD. The best alternative is Evolution, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Alpine are eM Client (Freemium), Apple Mail (Free), Mutt (Free, Open Source) and Kontact - KMail (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 20, 2021

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows
      • Gmail
      The missing native desktop client for Gmail on Windows 10.
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    1. Sup is a console-based email client for people with a lot of email. It supports tagging, very fast full-text search, automatic contact- list management, custom code insertion via a hook system, and more.
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      Command line email client.
      Positive comment almost 6 years ago


    2. Koma-Mail is an email client which is comfortable and has very handy functions. It does not need an installation, so that you can run Koma-Mail from your flash drive but, of course, also on your desktop.


      Development of KOMA Code apps stopped in January 2017. Last version of Koma-Mail, 3.83, released in March 2012, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Windows Mobile
      • Android
      • Symbian S60
      • Android Tablet
      ProfiMail is a powerful email client for mobile phones. It allows you to read your mail on the go, and send text with attachments directly from your phone. Send photos, recorded sound or simply text messages to friends, from anywhere.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Firefox
      Simple Mail is a mail client for Firefox. It allows you to get notified, read and write messages for multiple email accounts inside Firefox. Usage:
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    3. GyazMail is a email client software for Mac OS X, based on Cocoa framework, simple, easy-to-use with many features.
    4. nmail is a light-weight console/terminal-based email client for Linux and macOS with a user interface similar to alpine / pine.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Experimental terminal mail client aiming for configurability and extensibility with sane defaults.
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