Anki Alternatives and Similar Software

Alternatives to Anki for Web, Android, iPhone, iPad, Windows and more. Filter by license to discover only free or Open Source alternatives. This list contains a total of 25+ apps similar to Anki.

Content-agnostic flash card software that supports audio, images, and videos via LaTeX. If you're looking for more info about Anki like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 6/24/2020 4:17:00 PM

Alternatives to Anki for all platforms with any license

  • Memrise

    Have fun while learning a foreign language with Memrise. The more you enjoy learning, the more (and quicker) your skills will develop. This is why entertainment mixed with real-life, relevant content is at the very core of the Memrise language learning experience.

    • Memrise used to be an efficient SRS for self-created flashcard decks, now it's mostly worthless unless you pay a monthly fee, which a popup prompts you to do every 3 minutes or so. Guest • May 2018 • 4 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • SRS, official and community created courses, gamified learning. . Guest • Aug 2017 • 1 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Very difficult to create your own cards with memrise Guest • Jan 2016 • 10 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Freemium $ $ $ Web Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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  • Quizlet

    Master your academic subjects with the leading revision app! Create flashcards on all manner of topics, or choose from the millions designed by other Quizlet students.

    • Quizlet does not used a spaced repetition system, which is the primary feature of Anki. Guest • Oct 2019 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Web interface is oversized, cumbersome, and not as powerful. Large decks will freeze on webpages easily. Guest • Feb 2017 • 4 agrees and 9 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Freemium Web Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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  • Mochi

    Mochi is a cross-platform desktop tool that lets you take notes and make flashcards using markdown, then study them using spaced repetition. Spaced Repetion Mochi uses a spaced repetition algorithm to maximize retention and minimize study time. Learn more about spaced repetition Markdown Enabled Quickly jot down notes and cards at the speed of markdown. Formatting controls and shortcuts are also there if you need them.

    • Simpler interface, markdown support, can create cards from notes. Guest • Sep 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Overall the ui is much better and you can join your cards with your notes, at the time when i'm writing this comment the application is still evolving and will be withoutly becoming better and better as the time pass Guest • Feb 2020 Disagree   Agree
    • Has one of the best user interfaces out of the other SRS apps I've tried. Guest • Oct 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • It's much easier to create new cards, the app itself is much cleaner. Just signed up for the paid version to get the cloud syncing between my home and work computers, and it's worked seamlessly so far! 10/10 recommend! ldthorne96fooSep 2019 Disagree   Agree

    Freemium $ $ $ Mac Windows Linux Web

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  • Mnemosyne

    Mnemosyne (named for the Greek goddess of memory, Mnemosyne) is spaced repetition software developed from 2003 until the present. The software is similar to SuperMemo, commercial software developed by Piotr Wozniak. Mnemosyne uses an early version of the SuperMemo algorithm, SM-2, with some modifications that deal with early and late repetitions.

    • Very similar in look and function, to Anki. Mnemosyne isn't as customizable, but it's easier on beginners. Buster_BlueAug 2018 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • is the easiest, most intelligent way to improve your vocabulary. It combines an adaptive learning system (The Challenge) with the world’s fastest dictionary (The Dictionary) so that you can more quickly and more efficiently learn words.

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  • SuperMemo

    SuperMemo (from "Super Memory") is a learning method and software package developed by SuperMemo World in Poland from 1985 to the present. It is a practical application of the spaced repetition learning technique that has been proposed for efficient instruction by a number of psychologists as early as in the 1930s. The authors of the learning method, and lead programmers of the software, are Dr Edward Jacek Gorzelanczyk and Dr Piotr Wozniak.

    Freemium Windows Web Windows Mobile Android iPhone

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  • Learning with Texts

    Learning with Texts (LWT) is a tool for Language Learning, inspired by Stephen Krashen's principles in Second Language Acquisition, Steve Kaufmann's LingQ System and ideas from Khatzumoto (published at AJATT - All Japanese All The Time). 100 % free, Open Source, in the Public Domain.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web

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  • AnkiApp

    AnkiApp is a simple, efficient, flashcard app that lets you study at your own pace, whenever you have time. Study sessions are as quick as 1 minute or less. It works on phones, tablets, and desktop browsers, and synchronizes automatically between all your devices. Use it to learn a language or other subject while waiting in line, commuting on the subway, or while your coffee brews in the morning.

    Commercial $ $ $ Mac Windows Web Android iPhone ... Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Kindle Fire

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  • Foreign Language Text Reader

    FLTR helps you to do both extensive and intensive reading as part of your foreign language acquisition in an easy and pleasant way. While reading, you look up unknown words in web dictionaries (you must be online to do so) and save vocabulary terms (words and multi-word expressions) with translations, romanization (like Pinyin, Hiragana, etc., optional) and example sentence (optional).

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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