Alternatives to Google Chrome for Android with any license

  • Mozilla Firefox

    Mozilla Firefox (known simply as Firefox) is a free and open source web browser descended from the Mozilla Application Suite. Firefox is highly extensible, with...

    • Firefox allows far more control over your privacy than does Chrome (or even Chromium on which Chrome is based). Not jut because it doesn't come with Google stuff embedded, but also because it allows complete control over things like webRTC (which can leak info about your IP address, hardware), whereas Chrome/Chromium and related browsers don't have this control. Guest • Nov 2016 • 79 agrees and 10 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Highly customizable, open and libre, care about privacy. Made on non-profit. bumbaMar 2017 • 59 agrees and 9 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Firefox is definitely more secure. Tons of options and customization too. Definitely my #1 browser. christinalewisAug 2017 • 43 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Chrome is closed-source and part of Google's privacy-invading business model, which works by harvesting user data. Firefox is open source, so you can check what it's doing under the good. It's also more configurable (about:config) and its Nov 2017 update made it faster than its competitors. JohnFastmanJul 2018 • 9 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Best alternative. Respects your personal data. jwassenApr 2019 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • More secure, better privacy, very good plugins. ChrisWaygJul 2019 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • A good alternative is something which provides the same or better features and matches the pricing. Firefox ticks both the boxes and is way more privacy conscious. Guest • Jul 2019 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It nice FLOSS browser better than Chrome Guest • Sep 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Firefox is better with privacy, is faster, and, from my experience, doesn't leave me with zero RAM left for the rest of my system! Guest • Sep 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Chrome is intimately tied to Google and is bending the browser specifications in the same way that Microsoft did with Internet Explorer. This will lead to sites that only work with Chrome. deweivrevenSep 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • One of the good alternative to Chrome. But comparing service, Chrome always rule the zone. KiranJoshiJul 2019 • 1 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Plain and simple to use, FAST and I feel safer, privacy-wise. Guest • Aug 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Better CSS3 support, more customizable, faster, consumes much less CPU and RAM on a week PC, consumes less battery on laptops, better privacy protection level. Guest • Apr 2018 • 8 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Because it provides more functions and privacy. Guest • Nov 2018 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • 1) Non-Google 2) Add-ons 3) Syncs 4) Tab Queue 5) QR code reader 6) Remote debugging bonbonboiJan 2018 • 7 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Firefox is an independent product developed by community and non-commercial fund. svaa1982Jul 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • a large number of Add ons, Respects privacy , very fast. Guest • Jun 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Firefox is one of the most customizable and private browsers out there. Even Tor Sits on a Firefox-Version. It's made by Mozilla for non-profit and for privacy. termoyerDec 2018 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Best browser ever : privacy, secure, open source and tons of options! Guest • Jun 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Basically it's still open source with the original Navigator look and feel. All in one browsing and email if you use SeaMonkey. Guest • Mar 2018 • 5 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Its the one and only fast browser with so many addons and features. Guest • Mar 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Open source, faster, looks nice. Guest • Jul 2018 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Firefox renders pages just as fast as Chrome, but unlike Chrome, Firefox is open-source and significantly more customizable. It's open source license means that it can be audited to ensure that user data remains private. Kapp96Mar 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Mozilla Firefox is backed by a non-profit organization, whereas Google Chrome is backed by Google, one of the biggest for-profit companies in the world. Guest • Feb 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Firefox is far from perfect (they receive millions in funding from Google every year) but for those of us who don't like our data being sold under our noses, it's much more private and secure. More add-ons (especially ones that Google has blocked like AdNaseum) and the ability to change the code of the browser. If you have a high threat level, however, it's not for you. lazysami00Apr 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Big focus on privacy unlike Chrome. Guest • Dec 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • In my opinion it is much faster Guest • Jan 2017 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Open source, highly customizable. alexanderburkeAug 2016 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • best browser for alternative chrome Guest • Jul 2016 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • I love the rank checker on firefox. stijnh1Jul 2015 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • However it is open source and the privacy is better, the consumption of RAM is huge, try yourself: open just one tab with Whatsapp Web, and you will see Firefox using 1GB of RAM! sidboyJun 2017 • 13 agrees and 46 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Vivaldi

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

    • High compatibility to Chrome, same engine and plugins but much better user experience. Vivaldi is the real Opera. Guest • Apr 2019 • 6 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's highly customizable, to the point where practically everything you do can be altered in the Settings menu -- and that Settings menu can be brought up any number of ways (keyboard shortcut, mouse gesture, command, etc.). Add a community of committed devs, volunteers, and users all interacting around the project and you get a browser that can do most things; those things it can't do will get patched in before you know you wanted them. Guest • May 2019 • 4 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's almost like the old Opera used to be. Guest • 8 days ago Disagree   Agree
    • Chromium based, compatible with chrome extensions, huge customization possibilities, fast and visually appealing Guest • Mar 2017 • 17 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Highly customizable and a chromium-based browser SheerHunterJan 2019 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Browser for geeks. Bugs. Too many bugs jwassenApr 2019 • 0 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It is based on Chrome, yet SO much better! You can customize about everything, and there is a Vivaldi Community, where you can share your issues, thoughts, and all that. Guest • Nov 2018 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Compatibile with Chrome extensions as it's also Chromium based, but definitely more lightweight and with very user friendly UI. Guest • Oct 2018 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Vivaldi has all of Google Chrome's features, including chrome extensions and then some. The browser also doesn't explicitly track you. nefolaC4Nov 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Highly customizable and good looking GUI, it's like chrome but for power users. Based on chromium and thus compatible with most chrome extensions. MetaPixel_Aug 2018 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • You can customize everything so you can control your browser like you want. Just with the mouse or the shortcuts you want. It has everything like a reading mode, bookmarks, etc. but so much more. Philips Hue integration, themes that adapt the color of the current website, a side panel where you can add own websites or manage your downloads, history. Chrome Extensions work, you can sync your settings. It has EVERYTHING LudwigSchindlerAug 2018 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • hugely customisable in the front-end, fast, has many useful features such as tab-stacking that is great if you (like me) often have multiple tabs open!! Guest • Jul 2018 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Much faster than Chrome, more regular updates and feels much more stable and faster overall. Guest • Apr 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • Chrome is a good browser, but Vivaldi far surpasses it and is improving with each update. For me it is the best browser today with a great community behind zerushDec 2017 • 4 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • The front-end is much more flexible and configurable. Guest • Mar 2017 • 8 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's based off of chromium, supports almost all chrome addons Guest • May 2017 • 8 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Low memory footprint, FAST, and doesn't blow up my CPU like Google Chrome does. Guest • Jan 2018 • 2 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It is in many ways even superior to Chrome, is faster, uses less system resources and has a lot of features that Chrome only gets with extensions Guest • Jun 2017 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Absolutly nice Browser! A very nice Work for Opera Friends. Guest • Nov 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Privacy oriented and HUGE under the hood customizations Guest • Feb 2017 • 5 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Been using several alternatives listed here and have grown to REALLY like Vivaldi. Along with the privacy using the search engine StartPage.com, we have noticed a dramatic decrease in spam as well. We get about 4000 emails a day and it dropped from near 40% to about 10%... Guest • Jun 2017 • 2 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Vivaldi and Opera is more functional Guest • Jul 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • The visual GUI is very neat and some handy tools in the sidebar Guest • Mar 2016 • 6 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • The Vivaldi Browser (which still has a long ways to go before becoming a full-fledged browser) has many more helpful and integrated features. The first great feature is the customizable interface. Another bonus is its being made from the Chromium project, making all Chrome extensions fully supported. Guest • Jul 2016 • 2 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • 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...

    • innovative features, speed and security Guest • Jun 2019 • 4 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Not sure if I commented already, but well my opinion hasn't changed, so there it goes... :D Opera is an overlooked underdog, it's fast, reliable and even has a built in adblocker! zmarxJun 2019 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • All needed extensions like adblock n vpn preinstalled sumitkNov 2018 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Chinese browser. Lost the lead and all its functionality with the transition to chromium. jwassenApr 2019 • 2 agrees and 6 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Its really quick, looks great and has a free built in Ad-blocker and VPN Guest • Nov 2018 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Great light browser which has great features VPN, adblocking, RSS Personal News.. Guest • Nov 2016 • 17 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • The same rendering engine and a lot of neat features. CloneffewJan 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Opera is the browser that tries to innovate with every update. Very appreciable. Guest • Jun 2018 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's like Chrome. But without the resource hogging and Google crap. RefalmMay 2017 • 13 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • The best browser. It has a built-in VPN and an ad-blocker. Chrome extension + opera extension. DimuthTharinduAug 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It uses the same google chrome sourse so you can browse in any chrome optimized website but it doesnt have a google branding and it also has a better interface to me antonioortizNov 2017 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It has features that many other browsers don't have for example VPN, ad blocker, screenshoting, Facebook, WhatsApp and Telegram messenger bar and many others. Guest • Mar 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • The new version of Opera implements the same web kit used by the Chromium project (and hence Google Chrome). Although this removes many of the features that used to give Opera a unique flair, the browser now boasts excellent compatibility with all modern web languages. Guest • Feb 2016 • 11 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • 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...

    • Built-in adblock, based on chromium, u can make money with BAT, open source, works every devices Guest • May 2019 • 4 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • 100% Compatibility with Google Chrome extensions and websites. Brave is privacy centric, and committed to changing how online content is funded. With Brave users have the option to opt-in to unobtrusive, infrequent, privacy-respecting ads which pay the user a few dollars each month, enough to donate and support content creators online. Guest • Aug 2019 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It provides the same user experience without the bloated feeling. Guest • Jun 2019 • 3 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Because it has same functions or better. No tracking. Very useful functions included without plugins like very powerful adblocker, fingerprinting blocked, forced https, TOR capable and more ! Guest • Sep 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • It's really lightweight, both in terms of memory and CPU consumption. In addition, it's based on Chomium so pages render very well and even you can install Chrome plugins. GermnBlandoSep 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • It uses the same engine as Chrome, but is fully free and open-source. It has a built-in adblocker and it makes it much faster than stock Chrome. It doesn't spy on users, does not require to log-in to Google account, karlossss1996May 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • Brave has come a long way since It's Launch. From adding compatibility to chromes google web extension's. To a a sharper overall ui look. It also has a unique feature to earn Bat a digital currency. Based on how Long you watch something online. A total optional bonus. Firefox Used to be my main chick now the tables have turned for the better. zervzApr 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • Browser: very fast, secure, adblocker and 100% privacy. And possible to earn money with relevant advertisements. Give small gifts to publishers and content creators. Save lots of money by browsing without scripts, advertisements, popups, cookietracking etc. remcovanderpluijmApr 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • Its basically the exact same but they treat you like a person with rights, not like a product. What I mean is you have every ad blocked, trackers blocked and more. It's private - more than chrome - too. Guest • Apr 2019 Disagree   Agree
    • It's kinda like Chrome but WAY more private. karaboungalosMay 2017 • 14 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • More privacy and features but still keeping all the features of chrome. Guest • Feb 2019 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Brave is fast and has many built in features that are great Guest • Apr 2017 • 10 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Privacy, faster, and more secure Guest • 3 days ago Disagree   Agree
    • Respects my privacy way more than Chrome. Guest • Sep 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's good and fast, but makes it really better than Chrome is that it is developed with security and privacy in mind. I use it on my phone and my laptop, and I'd never switch to anything else Guest • May 2017 • 4 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • All about security and reducing the web's dependence on ads. getterdonApr 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Brave is fast, stable and secure. It also adds innovative secure browsing features. Guest • Aug 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • It's an excellent alternative if you want a browser with implemented adblocker mlemmarkAug 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • Fewer options, Chromium under the hood, built in ad blocker, no risk of installing garbage through the WebStore. Only problem: no user scripts! Guest • Feb 2018 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Brave is an effort to make a Chrome-like experience based on the Chromium code base and remove/block all the spyware Google put in to monitor your online activity. Brave is good, but it's not as good/flexible as Iridium. JohnFastmanDec 2016 • 9 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Privacy protections by default like fingerprint and tracker blocking. Even script blocking if desired. Each privacy option is configurable for each page. It's only missing an option to sync or export browsing history and bookmarks (though I can see these features interfere with "perfect" privacy) Guest • Nov 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's good. But Chrome has a lot of extensions. If you're used to use many extension and if you want to continue using those extensions, this is not a good solution for you. Guest • Jul 2017 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Tor Browser

    The Tor software protects you by bouncing your communications around a distributed network of relays run by volunteers all around the world: it prevents somebody...

    • It's one of the best browsers in terms of privacy. It routes your traffic over around 3-5 tor-points before it reaches the intended server. So your IP and other browser information is not directly visible to anyone. termoyerDec 2018 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Firefox-based, with privacy/anonymity. riveravaldezSep 2018 • 3 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It blocks prying eyes and is much more secure. IT is the most private browser currently... Guest • Jan 2017 • 15 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • SImply the best way to go around paywalls Guest • Aug 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • It is exactly an alternative to Chrome. Google believes people should not have privacy as stated by its CEO Eric Schmidt. The Tor Project believes the opposite. 9y0xwefhpwMay 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • It's Firefox + being completely anonymous! I think that says it all. karaboungalosMay 2017 • 12 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Because it has extensions such as NoScript by default, and configuration settings to avoid being tracked Guest • Mar 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • Tor is a web browser, like Chrome, with high advantage of privacy protection Guest • Jun 2016 • 10 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Yandex.Browser

    Yandex.Browser is a simple and easy-to-use internet browser. Based on the Chromium technology platform, it loads pages quickly, just...

    • Of all the browsers I use, Yandex is the most stable, fast and fluid, I have it as my default browser and I highly recommend it. Guest • Oct 2018 • 3 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Nice neat and clean plus it integrates well with Gmail and other email services. Guest • Nov 2017 • 5 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Microsoft Edge

    Microsoft Edge, initially developed under the codename Project Spartan, is a web browser in development by Microsoft. Officially unveiled on January 21, 2015, and first...

    • If you want to use a browser's Incognito mode (called Private Browsing in Firefox and Safari), you don't want where you go to be recorded in files stored on your computer. Microsoft Edge DOES store info about where you've been, even if you've been there using its InPrivate mode. (http://betanews.com/2016/01/30/stop-using-microsoft-edges-inprivate-mode-if-you-value-your-privacy/). Switch to an open source browser. There are plenty of good ones. JohnFastmanDec 2016 • 37 agrees and 11 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Compatible with all the Chrome plugins. This is what Edge should have been the first time. GonePostal8 days ago Disagree   Agree
    • I have compared the read out aloud option and this one so far has the smoothest. Guest • Dec 2018 • 3 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • The Typing and Drawing option is awesome, Its new and in development but with Bing it work better than Chrome as returned results. (we migrated from Google 3 years ago and can confirm the ongoing update for the better. ) PS Not a "MS fan" here... But be able to run RedHat on Windows 10 changed my geek life. Guest • Dec 2016 • 5 agrees and 14 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • This is a great alternative for users who want to stick w/ Windows 10. It is automatically installed with Win10 and is great with it's slim design and clean UI. Guest • Sep 2016 • 4 agrees and 16 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Firefox Nightly

    Firefox Nightly is the development (alpha) release channel of Mozilla Firefox . Firefox Nightly gets a new version every few hours. It...

    • The future Firefox, but less secure. Still better than Chrome. karaboungalosMay 2017 • 12 agrees and 3 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...

    • Mouse gestures (actions are customizable), click and drag to search selection in a new tab (or just to open links/images), built-in notepad, last session page (lists all the tabs you had open last session) and it even sends your data to China, oh wait Guest • Nov 2016 • 3 agrees and 9 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Dolphin Browser

    Dolphin is a free, fast, smart and personal web browser for Android, iPhone and iPad. The exclusive features include one-tap share, tabbed browsing, cloud sync, gesture...

    • It has a built in flash player, it is faster than chrome and generally its interface is more interesting to use... Chrome is outdated T_KazeDec 2016 • 2 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • UC Browser

    UC mobile offers free and easy to use browsers for almost any mobile phone. UC Browser is one of the most popular mobile browsers in the world! Features: * Wi-Fi...

    • It is user-friendly, has extremely fast downloads compared to Chrome and generally is just more fun to use. T_KazeDec 2016 • 1 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • All features are easily accessed. Flash capable. Fast. Themed. Guest • Nov 2016 • 1 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Chromium browser that can use plugins from the Google webstore but unlike Google Chrome it will also accept plugins not obtained through Google's webstore. Supports the cloud syncing of bookmarks. It also ships with a number of useful plugins such as a web video downloader. ichimitchOct 2016 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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