pipe-viewer Alternatives

    pipe-viewer is described as 'A lightweight YouTube client for Linux (fork of straw-viewer)' and is an app in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 10 alternatives to pipe-viewer for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Online / Web-based, Windows, Mac and Android. The best alternative is YouTube, which is free. Other great apps like pipe-viewer are NewPipe (Free, Open Source), youtube-dl (Free, Open Source), FreeTube (Free, Open Source) and YouTube Vanced (Free).

    This page was last updated Oct 3, 2021
      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Blackberry
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Apple TV
      • KaiOS
      • Fire TV
      • Nintendo Switch
      • Xbox
      YouTube is a video-sharing website, the site allows users to upload, view, and share videos. Available content includes video clips, TV clips, music videos, movies, and other content such as video blogging, short original videos, and educational videos.
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    1. NewPipe is a lightweight YouTube front-end for Android. It doesn't need the YouTube-API or any Google Play Services, as NewPipe only parses the YouTube website in order to gain the information it needs.
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    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.
    3. 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.
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    4. Download YouTube Vanced APK for Non-Rooted, Rooted, and Magisk Android devices. Vanced also was known as iYTBP is a new modded version of YouTube which contains ad blocking and background playback features.
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    5. 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. VIDEO BLOCKER
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      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Minitube is a YouTube desktop application. With it you can watch YouTube videos in a new way: you type a keyword, Minitube gives you an endless video stream. Minitube does not require the Flash Player.
    6. Terminal based YouTube player and downloader.
    7. QMPlay2 is a video and audio player. It can play all formats supported by FFmpeg, libmodplug (including J2B and SFX). It also supports Audio CD, raw files, Rayman 2 music and chiptunes. It contains YouTube and Prostopleer browser.
    8. yt-dlp is a youtube-dl fork based on the now inactive youtube-dlc. The main focus of this project is adding new features and patches while also keeping up to date with the original project.
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