Proton Alternatives

    Proton is described as 'tool for use with the Steam client which allows games which are exclusive to Windows to run on'. There are more than 10 alternatives to Proton for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Wine, Windows and BSD. The best alternative is Wine, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Proton are Lutris (Free, Open Source), PlayOnLinux (Free, Open Source), ReactOS (Free, Open Source) and Parallels Desktop (Paid).

    The list of alternatives was last updated May 5, 2021

    Platforms

    • Linux
    • Mac
    • Wine
    • Windows
    • BSD
    • Online
    • Android
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Steam
    • FreeDOS
    • FreeBSD

    Features

    • Run Windows software
    • Compatibility layers
    • Emulation
    • Ad-free
    • Operating system
    • Package Manager
    • Proton support for linux
    • Run in existing prefix
    • Community based
    • Cross browser testing
    • Custom Scripts
    • Game launcher
    • Gaming-focused
    • LAN
    • Lightweight
    • Linux
    • macOS-like
    • Multi System Emulator
    • Nt kernel

    License

    • Free
    • Open Source
    • Paid
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