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Light Firefox Alternatives for Linux

There are many alternatives to Light Firefox for Linux and since it's discontinued a lot of people are looking for a replacement. The best Linux 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 Light Firefox and loads of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Light Firefox are Brave, Google Chrome, Tor Browser and Vivaldi.

Light Firefox 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 Light Firefox.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows
  • Linux

Light Firefox is a light browser based on Mozilla source code. Many components are slimmed down, so it can start faster and...

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    qutebrowser

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Python
    • WebKit
    • Qt

    An actively developped, keyboard-focused browser with a minimal GUI, inspired by other browsers/addons like dwb and Vimperator/Pentadactyl. It’s based on Python, PyQt5 and QtWebKit and free software, licensed under the GPL.

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    Links

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Links is a text mode web browser, released under GPL. Links2 has the ability to display graphics.

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    NetSurf

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Haiku
    • AmigaOS
    • Xfce

    NetSurf is a free, open source web browser. It is written in C and released under the GNU Public Licence version 2. NetSurf has its own layout and rendering engine entirely written from scratch. It is small and capable.

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    Konqueror

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • KDE

    Konqueror is an Open Source web browser powered by the KHTML rendering engine (and optionally Webkit) which means it supports the latest web standards such as HTML5, Javascript, CSS3, and others. Konqueror is part of KDEs "kdebase" package.

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  5. Slimjet is a fast, smart and powerful web browser based on the Blink engine. It is built on top of the Chromium open source project, on which Google chrome is also based.

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  6. Maxthon Cloud Browser is a powerful multi-functional browser.

  7. A privacy-centric web browser, with an elegant UI and a robust built-in ad blocker, all designed with anonymity in mind.

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  8. Basilisk is a free and Open Source XUL-based web browser, featuring the well-known Firefox-style interface and operation.

    Discontinued

    From their website: “Important: Development on the Basilisk browser has been suspended as of December 2021. Any genuinely sincere, legitimate and reasonable developer may want to contact me if they are interested in taking over this project.”https://forum.palemoon.org/viewtopic.php?f=61&t=27722

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    Dillo

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Xfce

    Dillo is a multi-platform graphical web browser known for its speed and small size. Dillo is written in C and C++. Dillo is based on FLTK2, the Fast Light Toolkit (statically-linked by default!).

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