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    NewPipe Alternatives

    NewPipe is described as 'The lightweight, free and open source YouTube experience for Android' and is a very popular youtube downloader in the video & movies category. There are more than 50 alternatives to NewPipe for a variety of platforms, including Android, Linux, Mac, Windows and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is YouTube, which is free. Other great apps like NewPipe are youtube-dl, AIMP, Strawberry and Invidious.

    NewPipe is mainly a YouTube Downloader but alternatives to it may also be YouTube Clients or Audio Players. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of NewPipe.
    This page was last updated May 24, 2022
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    The lightweight, free and open source YouTube experience for Android.
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    1. YouTube is a video-sharing website, the site allows users to upload, view, and share videos.
      YouTube vs NewPipe opinions
      Most users think YouTube is a great alternative to NewPipe.
      You have to pay for the features that make Newpipe great. You also get tracked and resources are managed a lot better in Newpipe.
      Negative comment 12 months ago

      Does not block ads. Pushes for loging in.
      Negative comment about 1 year ago

      without registration (send your phone number to Google) some important features (subscriptions) can't be used
      Negative comment 8 months ago

      sedeti YouTube can't download, it has ads, it doesn't play on the background
      Negative comment over 1 year ago

    2. Augmentable with front-ends such as Youtube-DLG , youtube-dl is a small command-line program to download videos from YouTube and a hundreds other sites.
      youtube-dl vs NewPipe opinions
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      wanrim NewPipe it's an app, not a tool same as youtube-dl.
      Negative comment 11 months ago

      it's multi platform altough GUI-less (but there is wrapper for it)
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

    3. AIMP is powerful free audio player for Windows OS that supports for local files, NAS, clouds, and podcasts. Additionally, it includes powerful tools to operate with audio files.
    4. Strawberry is a music player and music collection organizer. It is a fork of Clementine released in 2018 aimed at music collectors and audiophiles. The name is inspired by the band Strawbs. It's written in C++ using the Qt framework.
    5. FreeTube is an open source desktop YouTube player built with privacy in mind. Use YouTube without advertisments and prevent Google tracking from you with their cookies and JavaScript. Available for Windows, Mac & Linux thanks to Electron.
      FreeTube vs NewPipe opinions
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      isisstelling The greatest desktop alternative.
      Positive comment 11 months ago

    6. Launch your own channel | Watch and share videos.
    7. DownloadHelper is a tool for web content extraction. Its purpose is to capture video, audio, and image files from many sites.
    8. SkyTube is an alternative, free, open-source YouTube application for Android. It allows you to use YouTube comfortably without the need for Google/YouTube account and hence this app only offers read-only access to YouTube.
      SkyTube vs NewPipe opinions
      Almost everyone thinks SkyTube is a great alternative to NewPipe.
      loziniak Features almost the same, but crashes a lot less.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

    9. nuclear is a free music streaming program that pulls content from free sources all over the internet.
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