Postman Alternatives

    Postman is a great tool but it might not fit everyone. Since it's a tool for developers you can be sure there are many other similar tools that do stuff a little bit different. So whatever the reason is that you want to replace Postman check the list below. Thousands of other users has provided their opinion about what they like the most.

    The list of alternatives was last updated Apr 28, 2021

    • A powerful REST API Client with cookie management, environment variables, code generation, and authentication for Mac, Window, and Linux. View 40 alternatives to Insomnia REST Client
      Almost everyone thinks Insomnia REST Client is a great alternative to Postman.
      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Insomnia REST Client vs Postman
      pros, cons and recent comments
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      Cleaner interface compared to Postman
      Top positive comment  about 2 years ago

      RemovedUser Very Light and Fast. Really recommended
      Top positive comment  over 4 years ago

      scottfrost Many of the same features as Postman, but no sync unless you pay. This is a deal breaker to developers who work on multiple computers, like home & work PCs.
      Top negative comment  5 months ago

      nassyma Full featured, open source, freemium
      Positive comment 9 months ago

      davidmiller1990x Found it really useful and fast, thanks!
      Positive comment 10 months ago

      Have very usefule api call history, and clean interface, and lightweight
      Positive comment about 1 year ago

      yogidevendra Creating new request was easy. I loved the feature to Generate client code from the request.
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

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    • Easily craft your HTTP requests, try them, archive them. Setup HTTP Headers, URL parameters, form-encoded POST key-values or text. View 32 alternatives to Paw
      Most users think Paw is a great alternative to Postman.
      • Mac
      Paw vs Postman
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Simple request chaining (right-click in the UI, no code or globals); Great workflow for when writing a fast-changing API
      Positive comment almost 4 years ago

      malternative Handles cookies *way better* than Postman
      Positive comment about 5 years ago

      Superb flexibility and cookie handling. An entire session with transactions can be constructed in Paw with it's ability to parse incoming data and extract potions for the next request.
      Positive comment about 4 years ago



    • Modern command line HTTP client – user-friendly curl alternative with intuitive UI, JSON support, syntax highlighting, wget-like downloads, extensions, etc. View 17 alternatives to HTTPie
      Most users think HTTPie is a great alternative to Postman.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Eviware, the maker of soapUI, Web Service Testing LeadersoapUI is a tool for functional testing, mainly of web services like SOAP based web services and RESTful web services... View 47 alternatives to soapUI
      Most users think soapUI is a great alternative to Postman.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Hoppscotch is an open-source API request builder. It helps you create your requests faster, saving you precious time on your development.Features ? View 39 alternatives to Hoppscotch
      Most users think Hoppscotch is a great alternative to Postman.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Hoppscotch vs Postman
      pros, cons and recent comments
      fully web based interface
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      Helps you create your requests faster, saving you precious time on your development
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

    • API testing tool. Which allows web developers to create and test custom HTTP requests. View 41 alternatives to Advanced REST Client (ARC)
      Most users think Advanced REST Client (ARC) is a great alternative to Postman.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Chrome OS
      • Google Chrome
      • Chromium
      • Chrome Web Store
      Advanced REST Client (ARC) vs Postman
      pros, cons and recent comments
      patheticcockroach Better features than Postman for my use case: I need full control over the headers, including the ability to remove them all, something which Postman doesn't allow to do (they add tons of junk headers)
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

      The import request are so bad
      Negative comment 9 months ago

      blurHY It has all features postman has, and it's modern
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

    • A REST client for almost any web service (Firefox and Chrome extension). View 35 alternatives to RESTer
      Almost everyone thinks RESTer is a great alternative to Postman.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Google Chrome
      • Firefox
      RESTer vs Postman
      pros, cons and recent comments
      Amazing interface, integrates very well in Firefox, prettyfies the code… What else?
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

    • RESTClient can be used to test variety of HTTP communications and RESTful webservices. Friendly GUI, rich functionalities. View 44 alternatives to RESTClient
      Almost everyone thinks RESTClient is a great alternative to Postman.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • A tool for easily making HTTP requests (GET/PUT/POST/DELETE), viewing the responses, and keeping a history of transactions. View 34 alternatives to HttpRequester
      Almost everyone thinks HttpRequester is a great alternative to Postman.

      Discontinued

      Doesn't support Firefox WebExtensions:
      https://github.com/tommut/HttpRequester/issues/43

      Also latest commit d62a6ea on Mar 12, 2017.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Firefox
    • HTTP Toolkit is a suite of open-source tools for debugging, testing and building with HTTP(S). View 34 alternatives to HTTP Toolkit
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