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Safari Alternatives for Linux

Safari is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is Mozilla Firefox, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Safari and loads of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Safari are Brave, Google Chrome, Tor Browser and Vivaldi.

Safari alternatives are mainly Web Browsers but may also be Ad Blockers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Safari.
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  1. Mozilla Firefox icon

    Mozilla Firefox

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    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
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    • Chocolatey
    • Flathub
    • AppImageHub
    • Snapcraft
    • BSD
    • Haiku
    • Gecko
    239 alternatives to Mozilla Firefox 

    Firefox is a cross-platform web browser developed by the Mozilla Foundation. Firefox is a popular product, used in over 50 languages and available for Windows, macOS, Linux, Android and iOS.

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    1.  Privacy focusedMozilla Firefox is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    2.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsMozilla Firefox can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    3.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    4.  Block TrackersMozilla Firefox has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    5.  PortableMozilla Firefox can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    6.  Picture in PictureMozilla Firefox allows you to put a video, web page or app in a floating window (always on top of other windows).
    7.  Dark ModeMozilla Firefox supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    8.  No TrackingMozilla Firefox will not track you or use your personal data.
    9.  Support for ThemesYou can use themes and templates to change the look and feel of Mozilla Firefox.
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    Mozilla Firefox vs Safari opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Mozilla Firefox is a great alternative to Safari.
    Guest

    Mozilla has incredible features, the new 'Firefox Quantum' layout is easy to use and clean to look at. Very customisable, and good privacy control.

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    Like Chrome it brings compromises in terms of platform specific user experience due to its cross platform nature. However I consider it the best alternative. Even though the developer tools did not scale well considering performance. They become unresponsive too fast with large documents and data loads.

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    Bricolas

    Open Source, easy to use...

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  2. Brave icon

    Brave

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    • Chocolatey
    • Flathub
    • Snapcraft
    222 alternatives to Brave 

    Brave Web Browser is a fast, free, secure web browser with a built-in ad blocker*, tracking and security protection, and optimized data and battery experience.

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    1.  Privacy focusedBrave is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    2.  Block TrackersBrave has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    3.  No TrackingBrave will not track you or use your personal data.
    4.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsBrave can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    5.  Built-in VPNBrave has a built-in VPN feature that enhances your privacy and allows you to browse the web from anywhere.
    6.  Dark ModeBrave supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    7.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    8.  PortableBrave can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    9.  Picture in PictureBrave allows you to put a video, web page or app in a floating window (always on top of other windows).
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    Brave vs Safari opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Brave is a great alternative to Safari.
    Ola

    It's nice with a system that can pay websites AND block ads.

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    Deviated

    Paying the websites you visit is better than prostituting yourself to advertisement. Way better, in fact internet became very disrespectful before ad-blockers went viral.

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    Guest

    Security, Tor support, ads blocker, who made it spent for advertising.

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    Google Chrome

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    • Chrome OS
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    • PortableApps.com
    229 alternatives to Google Chrome 

    A free web browser developed by Google from the open source Chromium project with a focus on speed and minimalism. Chrome offers fast start-up and web page loading, supports a minimalist user interface, automatically updates in the background...

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    1.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsGoogle Chrome can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    2.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    3.  Website TranslationGoogle Chrome uses a built-in translator to translate content into any language in real time.
    4.  Dark ModeGoogle Chrome supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    5.  Integrated Password ManagerGoogle Chrome lets you access all the passwords you’ve saved across your different devices.
    6.  PortableGoogle Chrome can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Google Chrome vs Safari opinions
    Most users think Google Chrome is a great alternative to Safari.
  4. Tor Browser icon

    Tor Browser

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    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • OpenBSD
    223 alternatives to Tor Browser 

    The Tor software protects you by bouncing your communications around a distributed network of relays run by volunteers all around the world: it prevents somebody watching your Internet connection from learning what sites you visit, it prevents the sites you visit from learning...

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    1.  Privacy focusedTor Browser is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    2.  Built-in VPNTor Browser has a built-in VPN feature that enhances your privacy and allows you to browse the web from anywhere.
    3.  Block TrackersTor Browser has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    4.  PortableTor Browser can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    Tor Browser 10.0.3 is now based on the new version of Firefox for Android.
  5. Vivaldi icon

    Vivaldi

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    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    163 alternatives to Vivaldi 

    Vivaldi is extremely customizable, presenting a wide range of settings and built-in features designed to put the user in control.

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    1.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    2.  Privacy focusedVivaldi is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    3.  Block TrackersVivaldi has a feature to block trackers from tracking you.
    4.  Support for ThemesYou can use themes and templates to change the look and feel of Vivaldi.
    5.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsVivaldi can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    6.  Text to SpeechVivaldi allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
    7.  PortableVivaldi can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    8.  Picture in PictureVivaldi allows you to put a video, web page or app in a floating window (always on top of other windows).
    9.  Dark ModeVivaldi supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    Vivaldi vs Safari opinions
    Most users think Vivaldi is a great alternative to Safari.


  6. Opera icon

    Opera

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    • PortableApps.com
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    • ReactOS
    233 alternatives to Opera 

    Opera is an innovative browser that focus on implementing new technologies without dropping simplicity and ease of use, speed, and security; supporting and contributing to open web standards.

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    1.  Built-in VPNOpera has a built-in VPN feature that enhances your privacy and allows you to browse the web from anywhere.
    2.  PortableOpera can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    3.  Picture in PictureOpera allows you to put a video, web page or app in a floating window (always on top of other windows).
    4.  Dark ModeOpera supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    5.  Currency ConversionOpera lets you convert different currencies based on the latest exchange rates.
    6.  Support for GesturesOpera supports touch or mouse gestures and interactions.
    7.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsOpera can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    8.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
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    Opera vs Safari opinions
    Most users think Opera is a great alternative to Safari.
    Guest

    As easy to use as any of the other browsers plus useful sidebar and extensions and plug-ins but without an overwhelming number to choose from

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  7. Chromium icon

    Chromium

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    182 alternatives to Chromium 

    Chromium is an open-source browser project that aims to build a safer, faster, and more stable way for all users to experience the web.

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    1.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsChromium can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    2.  PortableChromium can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    Start Page
    Settings
    Addons Shop
    Chromium vs Safari opinions
    Most users think Chromium is a great alternative to Safari.
    ab1

    Chromium is ahead of others at the moment.

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  8. Waterfox icon

    Waterfox

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    • PortableApps.com
    133 alternatives to Waterfox 

    Waterfox is a high performance browser based on the Mozilla platform. Made specifically for 64-Bit systems, Waterfox has one thing in mind: speed.

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    1.  Privacy focusedWaterfox is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    2.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsWaterfox can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    3.  PortableWaterfox can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    4.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
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    Waterfox vs Safari opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Waterfox is a great alternative to Safari.
    Guest

    Faster than Firefox and more customizable.

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    Guest

    Nice interface and usability.

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    Microsoft Edge

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    214 alternatives to Microsoft Edge 

    Rebuilt from the ground up using Chromium, the new Microsoft Edge brings you world-class compatibility and performance, the security and privacy you deserve, and new features designed to bring you the best of the web.

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    1.  PDF annotationMicrosoft Edge support PDF Annotation for highlighting, notes etc
    2.  Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    3.  Annotate ScreenshotEdit and annotate a screenshot with various editing tools and options.
    4.  Support for 4KMicrosoft Edge supports watching, rendering or exporting 4K content (also know as UHD or Ultra HD).
    5.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsMicrosoft Edge can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    6.  Built-in DictionaryMicrosoft Edge has a built-in dictionary where you can look up broader definitions of words.
    7.  Built-in viewerMicrosoft Edge shows you a quick preview of an image, page or file in supported formats.
    8.  Text to SpeechMicrosoft Edge allows you to transform written text into spoken text.
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    Microsoft Edge vs Safari opinions
    Most users think Microsoft Edge is a great alternative to Safari.
  10. Pale Moon icon

    Pale Moon

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    • WinPenPack
    195 alternatives to Pale Moon 

    Pale Moon is an Open Source, Goanna-based web browser available for Microsoft Windows and Linux (with other operating systems in development), focusing on efficiency and customization. Make sure to get the most out of your browser!.

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    1.  LightweightPale Moon consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Privacy focusedPale Moon is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    3.  PortablePale Moon can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    4.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsPale Moon can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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