Cortana Alternatives for Mac

    Cortana is not available for Mac but there are some alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is Siri, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Cortana and seven of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Cortana are SEPIA Framework (Free, Open Source), Presbot (Free, Open Source), Kara (Free, Open Source) and Snips (Free Personal).

    This page was last updated Sep 27, 2021

      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      • Apple Watch
      • Apple TV
      Siri lets you use your voice to send messages, make calls, set reminders, and more. Just speak naturally. Siri understands what you say.
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      Most users think Siri is a great alternative to Cortana.
    1. SEPIA is a server-based, extendable, personal, intelligent assistant. The SEPIA-Framework is a collection of open-source modules and tools that form a coherent ecosystem for self-hosted, privacy-compliant, voice-controlled applications and devices.
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    2. Presbot is a community of chatbots, an interactive version of Linkedin. Presbot provides the simplest and fastest way to create your personal and professional chatbot. Presbot employs rule based and machine learning algorithms and learns from each interaction with your end users.
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    3. Simply put, Kara is a voice assistant that steals 0% of your data so you stay free! She is a actively maintained, modular, and designed to customize.
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      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Mac
      • Linux
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Debian
      • Raspbian
      • Raspberry Pi
      • Roku
      Deploy your customized Snips voice assistant to a Raspberry Pi, Android, iOS, or Linux device. It will run completely on-device, keeping your data safe and private!

      Discontinued

      Snips has been bought out by Sonos and are closing tools needed to install and continue running the assistant.
      https://forum.snips.ai/t/important-message-regarding-the-snips-console/4145

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    4. This is an all-in-one solution to all your needs to simplify your daily life. Buddy app is your true buddy to do things the smart way. Be it setting up reminders, list down todos or looking for upcoming events, Buddy app will have you covered.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Leon is an open-source personal assistant who can live on your server. You can talk to him and he can talk to you. You can also text him and he can also text you. Leon can communicate with you by being offline to protect your privacy.
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