EpocCam Alternatives for Linux

EpocCam is not available for Linux but there are a few alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The most popular Linux alternative is Small Iriun Webcam iconIriun Webcam, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked 8 alternatives to EpocCam and three of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to EpocCam are Small DroidCam iconDroidCam (Freemium) and Small SmartCam iconSmartCam (Free, Open Source).

The list of alternatives was last updated on Jul 3, 2020

  • Use your phone's camera as a wireless webcam in your PC or Mac wirelessly or via USB.
    Most users think this is great alternative to EpocCam.
    • Free
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    Free version is fully functional. Only difference: an unobtrusive watermark. (5 $ inapp purchase to get rid of it.) Both apps (I have tested Android and Windows) are easy to set up and just work.

    Positive comment • 5 months ago

    Iriun lets you use your smartphone as a webcam like EpocCam, also it supports Mac, Windows and Linux PCs.

    Positive comment • 8 months ago

  • Turn your Android device into a webcam using a USB cable or wirelessly over WiFi.

  • SmartCam - Smart Phone Web Camera - Turns a camera phone (S60, WinMo6.x, Android, Samsung Bada) with bluetooth or WiFi into a handy webcam ready to use with your PC.


    The project is no longer developed since 2013. Last versions of the apps can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

    • Free • Open Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Windows Mobile
    • Android
    • Java Mobile
    • Symbian S60