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Jackett Alternatives

Jackett is described as 'works as a proxy server: it translates queries from apps Sonarr Radarr SickChill CouchPotato ' and is a torrent search engine in the file sharing category. There are eight alternatives to Jackett for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Windows, Mac, Self-Hosted solutions and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is Sonarr, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Jackett are Radarr, DuckieTV, Nefarious and Ombi.

Jackett alternatives are mainly Episode Downloaders but may also be Download Managers or Media Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Jackett.
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    Sonarr

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Mono

    Sonarr (formerly NzbDrone) is a PVR for Usenet and BitTorrent users. It can monitor multiple RSS feeds for new episodes of your favorite shows and will grab, sorts and renames them.

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    Sonarr vs Jackett opinions
    This alternative is disputed. Sonarr is still a legitimate alternative to Jackett, but it might have issues that some users think are important.

    Jackett is used as a proxy server for Sonarr and Cie. By itself it doesn't query and download files.

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    Nefarious

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    nefarious is a web application that automatically downloads Movies and TV Shows.

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    Ombi

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Self-Hosted

    Ombi is a front end user facing request system. It connects with your other media managers (CouchPotato, SickRage, SickGear, Sonarr, Lidarr, and Radarr, etc) to automate user requests and adding them into your media library managers.

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    Prowlarr

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Prowlarr is an indexer manager/proxy to integrate with your various PVR apps. Prowlarr supports management of both Torrent Trackers and Usenet Indexers. It integrates seamlessly with Lidarr, Mylar3, Radarr, Readarr, and Sonarr.

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    SickChill

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • Cloudron

    SickChill, previously SickRage, is a fork of Sick Beard to automatically download TV shows from usenet or torrents.

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    Jackett is used as a proxy server for SickRage and Cie. By itself it doesn't query and download files.

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  6. Cardigann

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Cardigann is a torznab proxy search similar to Jackett but written in Go language. Cardigann compliments Jackett as it has support for many trackers which Jackett does not and vise versa.

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    It's the only one listed that performs similar features to Jackett.

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