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Zello Alternatives for Linux

Zello is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Wire. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Mumble or TeamSpeak. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Zello and six of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Zello are AtomJump.com, AstraChat and Tauria.

Zello alternatives are mainly Group Chat Apps but may also be Instant Messengers or Encrypted Chat Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Zello.
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    Wire

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted
    • F-Droid
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Wire is the most secure collaboration platform featuring messenger, voice, video, conference calls, file-sharing, and external collaboration –all protected by the most secure end-to-end-encryption.

    ⚫︎ End-to-End EncryptionWire has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
    ⚫︎ Screen SharingYou can use Wire to share your screen with your colleages or friends.
    ⚫︎ Privacy focusedWire is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    ⚫︎ Multiple Account supportWire support multiple accounts without the need to logout and login
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  2. Mumble was the first and is the most successful and wide spread free and open source software for VoIP. It was the first VoIP software to provide low-latency audio suitable for gaming, and at the same time was a pioneer in high audio quality at the same time.

    ⚫︎ LightweightMumble consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ PortableMumble can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ Ad-freeMumble doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
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    Primarily push-to-talk communication in groups. Works on the same hardware.

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    Because it works fine on a RaspberryPi.

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    TeamSpeak

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Cloudron

    TeamSpeak is a proprietary Voice over IP software that allows users to speak on a chat channel with other users, much like a telephone conference call. A TeamSpeak user will often wear a headset with an integrated microphone.

    ⚫︎ DecentralizedTeamSpeak is based on a decentralized infrastructure with no single entity controlling it.
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    Most users think TeamSpeak is a great alternative to Zello.
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    AtomJump.com

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

    AtomJump.com is a well tuned hosted version of the free open-source AtomJump.org. It is free to chat publicly with your family, group or co-workers on your own group.

    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsAtomJump.com can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    ⚫︎ PortableAtomJump.com can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ Works OfflineAtomJump.com can be used without the need to connect to the internet.
    ⚫︎ Screen SharingYou can use AtomJump.com to share your screen with your colleages or friends.
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  5. AstraChat is a standalone and lightweight Jabber (XMPP) client application for mobile and desktop that connects directly to your XMPP server without any proxies in-between.

    ⚫︎ LightweightAstraChat consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Ad-freeAstraChat doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    ⚫︎ Real time collaborationMultiple users can work together in AstraChat simultaneously.
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    Tauria

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    The Only Video Calls, Messaging, Scheduling & File Sharing with Military Encryption.

    ⚫︎ End-to-End EncryptionTauria has E2E Encryption, for entire or parts of the app.
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