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PuTTY Alternatives for iPhone

PuTTY is not available for iPhone but there are a few alternatives with similar functionality. The best iPhone alternative is OpenSSH, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to PuTTY and four of them are available for iPhone so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting iPhone alternatives to PuTTY are Termius, Royal TSX and Blink Shell.

PuTTY alternatives are mainly Terminal Emulators but may also be SSH Clients or Remote Desktop Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of PuTTY.
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  1. OpenSSH icon

    OpenSSH

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    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • iPhone
    • BSD
    • Cygwin
    • Haiku
    59 alternatives to OpenSSH 

    OpenSSH is a free version of the SSH connectivity tools that technical users rely on. OpenSSH encrypts all traffic (including passwords) to effectively eliminate eavesdropping, connection hijacking, and other attacks.

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    Most users think OpenSSH is a great alternative to PuTTY.
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    Brioni1988

    Up to date. One of the most trustworthy dev teams on the intenet.

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    Harty1978

    Totally standardized on all platforms (ok, not Windows, but catching up there).

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    Guest

    There is no gui for connection management.

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    Guest

    It is a SSL-Protocol-Implementation not a Terminal Emulator

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    JTDimino

    Not a terminal emulator like PuTTY is.

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    fej

    OpenSSH is an implementation of the SSH protocol. Putty is a GUI application for connecting to other devices via SSH and Telnet.

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    ICB

    OpenSSH is a server for the SSH protocol and not a client to handle SSH sessions like PuTTY.

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    Termius

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • iPad
    38 alternatives to Termius 

    Termius is more than a mere SSH client – it’s a complete command-line solution that’s redefining remote access for sysadmins and network engineers. Securely access Linux or IoT devices and quickly fix issues from the comfort of your couch via laptop or phone.

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    1.  User Session RecordingTermius can record user sessions to gain a real understanding of how users interact with a website.
    2.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
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    Almost everyone thinks Termius is a great alternative to PuTTY.
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    Can be used on Linux, has a cleaner Interface compared to PuTTY & it's free for students.

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    Royal TSX

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    118 alternatives to Royal TSX 

    Royal TS provides easy and secure access to your remote systems

    Unlock the power to remotely manage your systems on multiple platforms!

    Royal TS is the perfect tool for server admins, system engineers, developers and IT focused information workers who constantly need to access.

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    1.  Multiple Account supportRoyal TSX support multiple accounts without the need to logout and login
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    Blink Shell

    • iPhone
    • iPad
    75 alternatives to Blink Shell 

    Blink Shell is the professional, desktop-grade terminal emulator for iOS. It's a full-featured and highly configurable open-source terminal that can be compiled from the source at GitHub or purchased as a pre-compiled app from the App Store to support the developers.

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