Alternatives to Mozilla Firefox for Linux with any license

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  • Google Chrome icon

    Google Chrome

    A free web browser developed by Google from the open source Chromium project with a focus on speed and minimalism. Chrome offers fast...

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    • Bad add-on/script compatibility, less freedom for modding the browser Guest • Aug 2015 • 39 agrees and 12 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It doesn't have the same level of privacy and personalization Guest • Mar 2017 • 29 agrees and 8 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Do not have as many languages and spell checking support as Firefox do. Guest • Dec 2016 • 21 agrees and 11 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Completely different way of addons, different way of process handling, independent from google company, more intuitive to handle, perfect for power users, completely different way to secure addons (provides much less working surface for malware). Guest • 15 days ago Disagree   Agree
    • It is fast, stable and more secure than Firefox. It manages the resources better than Firefox. sidboyNov 2016 • 10 agrees and 50 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Chromium icon

    Chromium

    Chromium is the open-source browser project from which Google Chrome takes its source.

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    • Chromium is the core of the Chrome browser. It functions well enough as a browser but lacks some of Chrome's features (e.g. built in language translator). Even though Chromium is open source, it still "phones home" to Google, which has privacy implications. There are more private Chromium-based browsers, such as Brave and Iridium. JohnFastmanDec 2016 • 12 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Chromium is most likely the heart of Google Chrome, Opera and some browsers without fancy features. SiliconeValleySep 2016 • 8 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Chromium is not a ready-for-the-consumer software. It is a open source project that needs to be implemented to make it work. jacksarroccoJul 2016 • 10 agrees and 29 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Vivaldi Browser icon

    Vivaldi Browser

    A browser for our friends. Fast, feature rich and highly customizable that puts the users first.

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    • Vivaldi is fast, has a native note taking service and sidebar. Chrome extensions work flawlessly. EXCELLENT browser. Guest • Jan 2017 • 4 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Vivaldi is AMAZING, it just features everything I like in Firefox, with the speed of the webkit engine ! It accepts chrome extensions. The synchronization support should be added soon. It is better than Chrome for sure. If it was open-source, it would be better than Firefox as well. loxaxsApr 2017 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Does not adapt aromatically to the high contrast environment (windows - ease of access) thus is impossible for people with vision problems to work with the browser unless someone customize vivaldi for them Guest • Aug 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • Fast, customizable, lightweight and is not made by a company that sell ads and spy your online behavior like google. Guest • Apr 2017 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Vivaldi cares about users privacy and user experience while on the web. It doesn't have the bloat that comes with Chrome, and the slowness that comes with Firefox. Guest • Dec 2016 • 1 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Opera icon

    Opera

    Opera is a browser with innovative features, speed and security. Opera’s vision is to deliver the best Internet experience on any device and the company is committed to...

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    • Innovative features, good extension support, stable Guest • May 2017 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • The snappiest browser I've ever used. Amazing load and boot times compared to Firefox. it is also faster than Chrome and Vivaldi. I tried almost all the alternatives on this page. and Opera was the fastest. MD98SYSep 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • Opera has so many new features in the new update 42 comes with the new sidebar,new animations and more features and it has a very nice design SecurityCheckerJun 2017 • 1 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Pale Moon icon

    Pale Moon

    Pale Moon is an Open Source, Goanna-based web browser available for Microsoft Windows and Linux focusing on efficiency and ease of use. Pale Moon offers you a...

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    • When Firefox become more and more bloated Pale Moon is lightweight, offers stability and compatibility with the FF extensions (for now, because WebExtensions). It also works great with a lot of tabs(400 or more). Guest • Mar 2017 • 6 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • So far, Pale Moon gives me features I want that Firefox has disabled and will soon be gone completely in Firefox 57. Firefox 57 will be a Chrome-like boat anchor. Pale Moon is very stable, lightweight and is fast Guest • Apr 2017 • 6 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Much more stable than the actual firefox. 1 crash per day vs. 1 crash per two weeks on MacOSX Guest • Mar 2016 • 5 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Firefox is no longer just a good browser. Firefox is going to be a Google Chrome clone. It is dropping support for legacy add-ons. Firefox is dropping support for XP and Vista. Pale Moon has committed to retaining support for add-ons, menu's, security and still remains lightweight. Guest • Apr 2017 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Pale Moon is very lightweight (low RAM usage), and maintains the look and feel of earlier versions of Firefox. Essentially, this is the Firefox Mozilla should have made. Guest • May 2017 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Brave icon

    Brave

    Brave Web Browser is a fast, free, secure web browser with a built-in ad blocker*, tracking and security protection, and optimized data and battery experience. *What...

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    • Currently (March 2017), Brave is not a mature project. It's an open-source privacy-oriented browser and very fast. But you rely on the developers to provide most of the privacy settings, and you can't install extensions. Firefox remains much more customizable via it's about:config menu options. JohnFastmanMar 2017 • 6 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's really really nice and fast, but is still in very early development and lacking a lot of features Guest • Apr 2017 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Censorship-plain and simple. Our household has used Mozilla since 2006 as the one and only go to browser, sadly today marks that end due to their involvement with internet censorship. Brave was started by one of Mozilla's original co-founders I went with them naturally. Guest • Sep 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • Read my review. Brave is Firefox baby with more privacy and clear interface AkinoJun 2017 • 1 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Waterfox icon

    Waterfox

    Waterfox is a high performance browser based on the Mozilla platform. Made specifically for 64-bit systems, Waterfox has one thing in mind: speed.

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    • It depends what you want from a Firefox alternative. Waterfox is essentially identical to Firefox, except that it's a 64-bit, not a 32-bit browser. It's still open source and fully compatible with all options, extensions and everything else. JohnFastmanDec 2016 • 3 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Waterfox is made for x64 (amd64) CPUs, and it also delivers you a fine service concerning privacy, firstly devs removed telemetry and tracking implented recently in Firefox. Secondly it supports old extensions and pocket was removed AkinoJun 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Great 64-bit alternative, it's lighting-fast & ditches the telemetry. Guest • Aug 2017 Disagree   Agree
  • Cyberfox icon

    Cyberfox

    Cyberfox is a 64-bit version (32-bit download also available) of Mozilla Firefox , compiled With Microsoft Visual Studios 2012, Windows 8 SDK & Intel Composer XE 2013.

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    • Native 64bit, fast, clean from adware, suspicious extensions and it has it's own user profile. Many Firefox alternative browsers share user profile with Firefox. Guest • Dec 2016 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Excellent user support, less memory-intensive than either the official Firefox 64-bit or Waterfox (based on my system), and it works with Firefox Sync. Guest • Mar 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • Is "bigger" in capabilities than Firefox (which I've used near exclusively for 15 years or so) -- Have been using Cyberfox with mad love for near three years now, and just had my heart broken to hear they were shutting it down as of first half of 2018. :( Guest • Sep 2017 Disagree   Agree
  • SeaMonkey icon

    SeaMonkey

    The SeaMonkey project is a community effort to develop the SeaMonkey all-in-one internet application suite. A lighter alternative to...

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    • Lighter on resources, had UI we were used to in old Firefox(version 3.x), some features like webRTC might be missing. mzs_47Sep 2015 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Less resource-intensive than Firefox. Generally fast and stable. Guest • May 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • Within Linux works much more fast and compatible with Firefox extensions Guest • Jul 2015 • 0 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
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    Maxthon Cloud Browser

    Maxthon is a browser with innovative features, speed and security. Features Tabbed document interface Saves open tabs in case of program shutdown or...

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    • Warning Maxthon apparently collects sensitive data without asking: http://news.softpedia.com/news/maxthon-browser-collects-sensitive-data-even-if-users-opt-out-506327.shtml