Boot Manager Alternatives

    Boot Manager is described as 'is the first Android Multi-Booter Application!'. There are five alternatives to Boot Manager for Android, Linux, Mac, Windows and BSD. The best alternative is ROM Manager, which is free. Other great apps like Boot Manager are Linux Loader (Free, Open Source), rEFIt (Free, Open Source), ROM Toolbox (Freemium) and burg (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Dec 5, 2013

    • ROM Manager is the must-have app for rooted Android phones that lets you download and manage custom ROMs, and backup and restore your phone from within Android itself.
    • The development of LILO as classic bootloader for GNU/Linux systems was restarted in June 2010. Because of the simpleness LILO has some advantages comparing with Grub and Grub2.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Linux


    • rEFIt is a boot menu and maintenance toolkit for EFI-based machines like the Intel Macs.

      Discontinued

      rEFIt is no longer maintained since 2013. The author suggested to check out rEFInd , a fork of the original program.

      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
    • ROM Toolbox combines all the great root apps into one monster app with a beautiful and easy to use interface.
      No screenshots yet
      • Freemium
      • Android
    • Burg is a brand-new boot loader based on GRUB.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer maintained. Last version, released on 18 October 2010, can be still downloaded from Google Code.

      • Free • Open Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD