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Freegate Alternatives

Freegate is described as 'anti-censorship software for secure and fast Internet access. It was developed and maintained by Dynamic Internet Technology Inc. (DIT), a pioneer in censorship-circumvention operation' and is a popular anonymizing network in the security & privacy category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Freegate for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is OpenVPN, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Freegate are Tor, Proton VPN, WireGuard and Mullvad.

Freegate alternatives are mainly VPN Services but may also be Anonymizing Networks or VPN Clients. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Freegate.
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  1. OpenVPN icon

    OpenVPN

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted
    • Cloudron

    OpenVPN provides flexible VPN solutions to secure your data communications, whether it's for Internet privacy, remote access for employees, securing IoT, or for networking Cloud data centers.

    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedOpenVPN is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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    Almost everyone thinks OpenVPN is a great alternative to Freegate.
  2. Tor is free software and an open network that helps you defend against traffic analysis, a form of network surveillance that threatens personal freedom and privacy, confidential business activities and relationships, and state security.

    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedTor is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ PortableTor can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Almost everyone thinks Tor is a great alternative to Freegate.


  3. Proton VPN icon

    High-speed Swiss VPN that safeguards your privacy.

    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedProton VPN is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ No LogsProton VPN doesn't keep any logs of your activities.
    ⚫︎ WireGuardProton VPN supports the Wireguard protocol for encrypted VPN traffic.
    ⚫︎ VPN Kill SwitchBuilt-in kill switch to automatically stop all network traffic if connection to VPN is lost.
    ⚫︎ Block TrackersProton VPN has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    ⚫︎ No TrackingProton VPN will not track or use your personal data.
    ⚫︎ OpenVPNProton VPN supports OpenVPN, one of the most secure and reliable VPN protocols.
    ⚫︎ AES-256 EncryptionProton VPN has AES-256 Encryption, i.e. very strong security.
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    WireGuard

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • BSD

    WireGuard is an extremely simple yet fast and modern VPN that utilizes state-of-the-art cryptography. It aims to be faster, simpler, leaner, and more useful than IPSec, while avoiding the massive headache. It intends to be considerably more performant than OpenVPN.

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  5. Mullvad icon

    Mullvad

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • F-Droid
    • WireGuard
    • Qubes OS
    • OpenWrt
    • Tomato
    • IPFire
    • pfSense
    • OpenVPN
    • DD-WRT

    Mullvad is a VPN service that helps keep your online activity, identity, and location private.

    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedMullvad is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ WireGuardMullvad supports the Wireguard protocol for encrypted VPN traffic.
    ⚫︎ No LogsMullvad doesn't keep any logs of your activities.
    ⚫︎ Block TrackersMullvad has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    ⚫︎ AES-256 EncryptionMullvad has AES-256 Encryption, i.e. very strong security.
    ⚫︎ No TrackingMullvad will not track or use your personal data.
    ⚫︎ VPN Kill SwitchBuilt-in kill switch to automatically stop all network traffic if connection to VPN is lost.
    ⚫︎ OpenVPNMullvad supports OpenVPN, one of the most secure and reliable VPN protocols.
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  6. Freenet is free software which lets you anonymously share files, browse and publish "freesites" (web sites accessible only through Freenet) and chat on forums, without fear of censorship.

    ⚫︎ DecentralizedFreenet is based on a decentralized infrastructure with no single entity controlling it.
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    Almost everyone thinks Freenet is a great alternative to Freegate.
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    Psiphon

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    At Psiphon we are committed to an open and accessible Internet. Psiphon Open Source is a stand-alone version of Psiphon software available for free download to anyone.

    ⚫︎ No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Psiphon without registration.
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    Almost everyone thinks Psiphon is a great alternative to Freegate.
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    Windscribe

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Google Chrome
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    Windscribe is a desktop application and browser extension that work together to block ads and trackers, restore access to blocked content and help you safeguard your privacy online.

    ⚫︎ Block TrackersWindscribe has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    ⚫︎ No LogsWindscribe doesn't keep any logs of your activities.
    ⚫︎ AES-256 EncryptionWindscribe has AES-256 Encryption, i.e. very strong security.
    ⚫︎ OpenVPNWindscribe supports OpenVPN, one of the most secure and reliable VPN protocols.
    ⚫︎ WireGuardWindscribe supports the Wireguard protocol for encrypted VPN traffic.
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  9. The I2P network provides strong privacy protections for communication over the Internet. Many activities that would risk your privacy on the public Internet can be conducted anonymously inside I2P.

    ⚫︎ DecentralizedI2P is based on a decentralized infrastructure with no single entity controlling it.
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    Almost everyone thinks I2P is a great alternative to Freegate.
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    Hotspot Shield

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Google Chrome

    Hotspot Shield encrypts your connection and doesn't log any data that could be tied to you, shielding your identity and info from hackers and cyber predators.

    ⚫︎ No LogsHotspot Shield doesn't keep any logs of your activities.
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeHotspot Shield supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    Most users think Hotspot Shield is a great alternative to Freegate.
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