Apple App Store Alternatives for iPad

    There are many alternatives to Apple App Store for iPad if you are looking for a replacement. The best iPad alternative is Cydia, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Apple App Store and 16 are available for iPad so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting iPad alternatives to Apple App Store are iNoJB (Free), Product Hunt (Free), App 704 (Free) and AppAgg (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 7, 2021

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    • 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... View 32 alternatives to Cydia
      Almost everyone thinks Cydia is a great alternative to Apple App Store.

      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

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      Cydia vs Apple App Store
      pros, cons and recent comments
      This is not really for apps, it is more for tweaks to your device, but does not provide many actual apps.
      Negative comment about 6 years ago

      2
      Cydia is iOS alternative cuz when you jailbreak your iOS you will have cydia
      Positive comment over 5 years ago

      0
      brandonc the user can add and remove sources (repositories) to check for apps
      Positive comment over 3 years ago

      1
    • iNoJB, formerly iNoCydia, is an amazing Cydia alternative requiring no jailbreak!. View 21 alternatives to iNoJB
      Almost everyone thinks iNoJB is a great alternative to Apple App Store.

      Bundleware

      It contains several ads and phishing links too

      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • iPhone
      • iPad


    • 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. View 115 alternatives to Product Hunt
      Some users think Product Hunt is a great alternative to Apple App Store, some don't.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      Product Hunt vs Apple App Store
      pros, cons and recent comments
      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 over 2 years ago

      4
      This has nothing to do with the App Store, because it is not for downloading apps.
      Negative comment about 3 years ago

      3
    • We want you to find the greatest apps available in the App Store and other markets. In the easiest, cheapest and most entertaining way. Enjoy. View 6 alternatives to App 704
      Almost everyone thinks App 704 is a great alternative to Apple App Store.
      • FreeProprietary
      • iPhone
      • iPad
    • A web based Application Aggregator. We support all the major platforms: Android, iOS, Windows Phone, macOS, Windows, Linux, Steam, Xbox, PlayStation, Nintendo. View 63 alternatives to AppAgg
      • 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 home for apps that push the boundaries of iOS. No jailbreak required. View 19 alternatives to AltStore
      • Free PersonalOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • iPhone
      • iPad
    • Search, browse and view apps that are relevant to you. Discover new apps daily. View 8 alternatives to Appsftw
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • iPad
    • Mojo Installer is a free, decentralized third-party software distribution system designed for iOS devices running stock iOS 7-9+, similar to Jay Freeman's jailbroken application Cydia. View 8 alternatives to Mojo Installer
      Most users think Mojo Installer is a great alternative to Apple App Store.
      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • iPhone
      • iPad
    • TweakBox App is a method to get in paid purchases from the App Store for free, to test before buying. By using this app users accept to buy the purchases they tried, if you still don´t want your app displayed here request a Twitter DM @Tweakboxapp. View 15 alternatives to TweakBox
      • FreeOpen Source
      • iPhone
      • iPad
    • One site for all your application needs. Evtottav App Center offers you with best tools you will ever find on internet. View 31 alternatives to App Center
      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Java Mobile
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