Apple App Store Alternatives

    Apple App Store is described as 'The App Store lets you discover hundreds of thousands of applications that you can download for your iOS device. Browse the App Store for games and apps for business, entertainment, and more' and is a well-known app in the Online Services category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Apple App Store for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, iPhone, iPad, Android and Mac. The best alternative is Cydia, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Apple App Store are iNoJB (Free), AppCake (Free), Product Hunt (Free) and App 704 (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 13, 2021

    1. Cydia is a Debian APT package manager that lets you download tweaks and apps that haven't been approved by Apple for your jailbroken iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch, via repositories.

      Discontinued

      On December 13, 2018 Saurik has announced that the Cydia Store is shut down because of a bug with Paypal and lack of funds. He recommends to remove the saved Paypal info from the Cydia account and assures the users that he intends to maintain the ability to download existing packages. https://www.reddit.com/r/jailbreak/comments/a5wfq9/news_andrew_wiik_recommend_that_everyone_removes/ebpur5a/?context=1

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      Cydia vs Apple App Store opinions
      Almost everyone thinks Cydia is a great alternative to Apple App Store.
      This is not really for apps, it is more for tweaks to your device, but does not provide many actual apps.
      Negative comment over 6 years ago

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      Cydia is iOS alternative cuz when you jailbreak your iOS you will have cydia
      Positive comment over 5 years ago

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      brandonc the user can add and remove sources (repositories) to check for apps
      Positive comment about 4 years ago

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    2. iNoJB, formerly known as "iNoCydia", is a Cydia alternative made by Colton, It has many tweaks as well as apps from the Emu4iOS Store that require no Jailbreak or PC to install. As of version 2.

      Bundleware

      It contains several ads and phishing links too

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      Almost everyone thinks iNoJB is a great alternative to Apple App Store.


      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      Product Hunt is a curation of the best new products, every day. Discover the latest mobile apps, websites, and technology products that everyone's talking about.
      Product Hunt vs Apple App Store opinions
      Some users think Product Hunt is a great alternative to Apple App Store, some don't.
      While the Apple App Store is a distribution platform for iOS Product Hunt is a generic website to hype any kind of stuff.
      Negative comment almost 3 years ago

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      jakeyounglol this has nothing to do with the app store
      Negative comment about 2 months ago

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      This has nothing to do with the App Store, because it is not for downloading apps.
      Negative comment over 3 years ago

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      • FreeProprietary
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      iOS platform for discovering the best apps the fastest way.
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      Almost everyone thinks App 704 is a great alternative to Apple App Store.
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    4. Its main sections are Windows, Mac, Mac PPC, Linux, Games, Handheld (mobile software), Drivers, Mobile, Webscripts, and News. It also covers technology, science, health and entertainment topics from both external and in-house sources, and it provides software and game reviews.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Windows Mobile
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • Windows Phone
      • iPad
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      • Nintendo Switch Online
      • Playstation
      A web based Application Aggregator. We support all the major platforms: Android, iOS, Windows Phone, macOS, Windows, Linux, Steam, Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo.
    5. Discover and play paid apps and games for free. GetJar gives you free upgrades for top apps and games using Credit. Earn free Credit by discovering and trying new apps.
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      Most users think GetJar is a great alternative to Apple App Store.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
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      Almost everyone thinks Outpan is a great alternative to Apple App Store.
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