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Cold Turkey Alternatives for Android

Cold Turkey is not available for Android but there are plenty of alternatives with similar functionality. The best Android alternative is FocusMe. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Forest or Offtime. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Cold Turkey and many of them are available for Android so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Android alternatives to Cold Turkey are Freedom, BlockSite, OnePlus Zen Mode and Stay Focused.

Cold Turkey alternatives are mainly Anti Procrastination Tools but may also be Parental Control Tools or Time Tracking Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Cold Turkey.
This page was last updated Jun 21, 2022
  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows

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  1. FocusMe

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    The All-In-One Application and Website Blocker for Windows, Mac and Android.

    FocusMe vs Cold Turkey opinions
    Most users think FocusMe is a great alternative to Cold Turkey.
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    FocusMe is the best app to block distractions on the internet. A lot of options, very reliable and excellent support. Being the biggest procrastinator in the universe, I have tested them all. FocusMe is it.

    Positive comment over 4 years ago
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    Blocks exactly what you want it to block. I was afraid I'd need to disable Chrome on my device, but FocusMe even lets you block the specific websites that give you trouble.

    Positive comment almost 3 years ago
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  2. Forest

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    Forest is an app to help you stay focused on your work. Whenever you want to concentrate, you can plant a seed in Forest. In the next 30 minutes, this small seed will gradually grow into a big tree.

    Forest vs Cold Turkey opinions
    Some users think Forest is a great alternative to Cold Turkey, some don't.

    I does not block apps or websites. It only stop a digital tree from growing.

    Negative comment 7 days ago
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    Doesn't actually block apps or Websites.

    Negative comment about 6 years ago
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    It is a timer not a blocker

    Negative comment over 2 years ago
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  3. Freedom

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Freedom is an application that disables networking on an Apple computer for up to eight hours at a time. Freedom will free you from the distractions of the internet, allowing you time to code, write, or create.

    Some users think Freedom is a great alternative to Cold Turkey, some don't.
  4. Unplug yourself in a hyperconnected world.

    Offtime vs Cold Turkey opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Offtime is a great alternative to Cold Turkey.

    Allows scheduling. Flexible pricing

    Positive comment almost 5 years ago
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  5. BlockSite

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • Google Chrome

    BlockSite is an extension, which automagically blocks websites of your choice. Additionally, this extension will disable all hyperlinks to these websites, by just displaying the link text without the clicking functionality.

    Warning

    See report from AdGuard mentioning BlockSite: https://adguard.com/en/blog/big-star-labs-spyware.html



  6. OnePlus Zen Mode

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android

    Zen Mode will help you put down your phone and enjoy your life. Schedule a time and then start Zen Mode. During this time you can better focus on current things without disturbance from the phone.

  7. Stay Focused

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android

    Stay focused helps you focus by restricting the daily usage of selected apps to the selected time. Spending too much of time Social Networking or Messaging Apps? Focus it and it will help you reduce the usage.

    Stay Focused vs Cold Turkey opinions
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    Allows app blocking and different levels of restrictions to prevent changes to timers that have been set, although free version only allows 5 apps to be blocked. Another feature, called 'Take a Break', can be set to block apps for long periods of time, although it doesn't seem to activate with a large amount of whitelisted apps.

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  8. iChooseTo

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android

    Android: Asks if you really want to use an app (e.g. YouTube) and/or if you really want to use your phone

  9. DetoxDroid

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • F-Droid

    Usually, "Digital Detoxing" apps in Android are about opting-in for a contract to not use our phones for the next X minutes. Or that we will not use the app Y for more than Z minutes. These contracts are often reinforced with financial incentives, i.e.

  10. SPACE: Break phone addiction

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    SPACE is designed to help users understand their phone usage, break phone addiction and to find their phone life balance.

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