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GNU IceCat Alternatives for Android

There are many alternatives to GNU IceCat for Android and since it's discontinued a lot of people are looking for a replacement. The best Android alternative is Mozilla Firefox, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to GNU IceCat and loads of them are available for Android so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Android alternatives to GNU IceCat are Brave, Tor Browser, Google Chrome and Chromium.

GNU IceCat alternatives are mainly Web Browsers but may also be Ad Blockers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of GNU IceCat.
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  1. Mozilla Firefox icon

    Mozilla Firefox

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    • PortableApps.com
    • Chocolatey
    • Flathub
    • AppImageHub
    • Snapcraft
    • BSD
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    • Gecko
    239 alternatives to Mozilla Firefox 

    Firefox is a cross-platform web browser developed by the Mozilla Foundation. Firefox is a popular product, used in over 50 languages and available for Windows, macOS, Linux, Android and iOS.

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    1.  Privacy focusedMozilla Firefox is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    2.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsMozilla Firefox can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    3.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    4.  Block TrackersMozilla Firefox has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    5.  PortableMozilla Firefox can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    6.  Picture in PictureMozilla Firefox allows you to put a video, web page or app in a floating window (always on top of other windows).
    7.  Dark ModeMozilla Firefox supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    8.  No TrackingMozilla Firefox will not track you or use your personal data.
    9.  Support for ThemesYou can use themes and templates to change the look and feel of Mozilla Firefox.
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    Mozilla Firefox vs GNU IceCat opinions
    Most users think Mozilla Firefox is a great alternative to GNU IceCat.
  2. Brave icon

    Brave

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    • Homebrew
    • Chocolatey
    • Flathub
    • Snapcraft
    222 alternatives to 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.

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    1.  Privacy focusedBrave is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    2.  Block TrackersBrave has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    3.  No TrackingBrave will not track you or use your personal data.
    4.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsBrave can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    5.  Built-in VPNBrave has a built-in VPN feature that enhances your privacy and allows you to browse the web from anywhere.
    6.  Dark ModeBrave supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    7.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    8.  PortableBrave can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    9.  Picture in PictureBrave allows you to put a video, web page or app in a floating window (always on top of other windows).
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    Secure private and the fastest browser. Best used on mobile devices, but desktop use is getting better and better

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  3. Tor Browser icon

    Tor Browser

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    • OpenBSD
    223 alternatives to 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 watching your Internet connection from learning what sites you visit, it prevents the sites you visit from learning...

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    1.  Privacy focusedTor Browser is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    2.  Built-in VPNTor Browser has a built-in VPN feature that enhances your privacy and allows you to browse the web from anywhere.
    3.  Block TrackersTor Browser has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    4.  PortableTor Browser can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Tor Browser 10.0.3 is now based on the new version of Firefox for Android.
  4. Google Chrome icon

    Google Chrome

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    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • PortableApps.com
    212 alternatives to 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 start-up and web page loading, supports a minimalist user interface, automatically updates in the background...

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    1.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsGoogle Chrome can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    2.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    3.  Website TranslationGoogle Chrome uses a built-in translator to translate content into any language in real time.
    4.  Dark ModeGoogle Chrome supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    5.  Integrated Password ManagerGoogle Chrome lets you access all the passwords you’ve saved across your different devices.
    6.  PortableGoogle Chrome can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Google Chrome vs GNU IceCat opinions
    This alternative is disputed. Google Chrome is still a legitimate alternative to GNU IceCat, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
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    IceCat is meant as a privacy respecting browser, Chrome goes the other way.

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  5. Chromium icon

    Chromium

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    • BSD
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    • Xfce
    • Blink Rendering Engine
    182 alternatives to Chromium 

    Chromium is an open-source browser project that aims to build a safer, faster, and more stable way for all users to experience the web.

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    1.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsChromium can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    2.  PortableChromium can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Opera

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    • ReactOS
    233 alternatives to Opera 

    Opera is an innovative browser that focus on implementing new technologies without dropping simplicity and ease of use, speed, and security; supporting and contributing to open web standards.

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    1.  Built-in VPNOpera has a built-in VPN feature that enhances your privacy and allows you to browse the web from anywhere.
    2.  PortableOpera can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    3.  Picture in PictureOpera allows you to put a video, web page or app in a floating window (always on top of other windows).
    4.  Dark ModeOpera supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    5.  Currency ConversionOpera lets you convert different currencies based on the latest exchange rates.
    6.  Support for GesturesOpera supports touch or mouse gestures and interactions.
    7.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsOpera can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    8.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
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    Microsoft Edge

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    214 alternatives to Microsoft Edge 

    Rebuilt from the ground up using Chromium, the new Microsoft Edge brings you world-class compatibility and performance, the security and privacy you deserve, and new features designed to bring you the best of the web.

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    1.  PDF annotationMicrosoft Edge support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
    2.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    3.  Annotate ScreenshotEdit and annotate a screenshot with various editing tools and options.
    4.  Support for 4KMicrosoft Edge supports watching, rendering or exporting 4K content (also know as UHD or Ultra HD).
    5.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsMicrosoft Edge can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    6.  Built-in DictionaryMicrosoft Edge has a built-in dictionary where you can look up broader definitions of words.
    7.  Built-in viewerMicrosoft Edge shows you a quick preview of an image, page or file in supported formats.
    8.  Text to SpeechMicrosoft Edge allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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    Bromite

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    133 alternatives to Bromite 

    Bromite is a Chromium fork with support for ad blocking and enhanced privacy.

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    1.  Privacy focusedBromite is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    2.  Dark ModeBromite supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    Fennec F-Droid

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    • F-Droid
    205 alternatives to Fennec F-Droid  

    Browser using the Gecko layout engine to render web pages, which implements current and anticipated web standards.

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    1.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsFennec F-Droid can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    2.  Ad-freeFennec F-Droid doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    3.  Privacy focusedFennec F-Droid is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    4.  Block TrackersFennec F-Droid has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    5.  Dark ModeFennec F-Droid supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    6.  No TrackingFennec F-Droid will not track you or use your personal data.
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  10. DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser icon

    DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser

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    • F-Droid
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    160 alternatives to DuckDuckGo Privacy Browser 

    Seamlessly take control of your personal information, no matter where the Internet takes you.

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    1.  Block TrackersDuckDuckGo Privacy Browser has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    2.  Privacy focusedDuckDuckGo Privacy Browser is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    3.  Dark ModeDuckDuckGo Privacy Browser supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    4.  No TrackingDuckDuckGo Privacy Browser will not track you or use your personal data.
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