eM Client Alternatives for Linux

    eM Client is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Thunderbird, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to eM Client and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to eM Client are Mailspring (Freemium, Open Source), Evolution (Free, Open Source), Geary (Free, Open Source) and Claws Mail (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 13, 2021

    1. Thunderbird is a free, open source, cross-platform e-mail, news and instant messaging client. The project strategy is modeled after Mozilla Firefox.
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      Thunderbird vs eM Client opinions
      Most users think Thunderbird is a great alternative to eM Client.
      Cannot handle google calendar by default (needs plugins). Same for contacts etc.
      Negative comment almost 4 years ago

    2. Boost your productivity and send better email with Mailspring, a beautiful, fast email client for Mac, Windows, and Linux. Mailspring is free to use and an optional pro version adds read receipts, send later, reminders and more.
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      brezanac Mailspring lacks way too many features, compared to even emClient 7, let alone em Client 8. Lack of support for templates and quick replies, horrible dark theme support etc.
      Negative comment about 1 year ago

      Clean interface. Unified inbox.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      bengotow Mailspring has almost the same feature set as eM Client, making it a great alternative for folks used to eM Client.
      Positive comment about 4 years ago

      Mailspring is open source, free, and supports Linux as well as Windows and MacOS.
      Positive comment 7 months ago


    3. Evolution is a personal information management application that provides integrated mail, calendaring, address book and task list functionality.
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      Almost everyone thinks Evolution is a great alternative to eM Client.
      It works and looks like Outlook and you can make backups with it
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

    4. Geary is an email application built around conversations, for the GNOME 3 desktop.
    5. Claws Mail is an email client (and news reader), based on GTK+, featuring Quick response Graceful, and sophisticated interface Easy configuration, intuitive operation Abundant features Extensibility Robustness and stability
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    6. Delta Chat looks and feels like other popular messenger apps, but does not involve centralized control, tracking or selling you, friends, colleagues or family out to large organizations. "Privacy by Design" has never been more fun.
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    7. Mutt is a small but very powerful text-based mail client for Unix operating systems.
    8. KMail is the email component of Kontact, the integrated personal information manager of KDE. Kontact is a personal information manager and groupware software suite for KDE. It supports calendars, contacts, notes, to-do lists, news, and email.
    9. Kontact is the integrated Personal Information Manager of KDE. Kontact suite unites mature and proven KDE PIM applications under one roof. Thanks to the powerful KPart technology, existing applications are seamlessly integrated into one.
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      TypeApp is an all-free, beautifully designed, universal email app, capable of managing unlimited number of mail accounts from various providers, allowing for smart push notifications while enabling personalization across multiple email accounts.
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