AlternativeTo Logo

Sia Alternatives

Sia is described as 'new decentralized cloud storage platform aimed at giving users control of their data' and is an app in the backup & sync category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Sia for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is Dropbox, which is free. Other great apps like Sia are Google Drive, Syncthing, Microsoft OneDrive and ownCloud.

Sia alternatives are mainly Cloud Storage Services but may also be File Sync Tools or Online Backup Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Sia.
This page was last updated Jun 29, 2022
Sia
  25
  • FreemiumOpen Source
  • Online
  • JSON
  • JavaScript
  • Go (Programming Language)

Sia is a new decentralized cloud storage platform aimed at giving users control of their data.

Learn more about Sia

  1. Dropbox

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • Chrome OS
    • Windows S
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Kindle Fire

    Put your files into your Dropbox on one computer, and they'll be instantly available on any of your other computers that also have Dropbox installed.

  2. Google Drive is a file storage and synchronization service which enables user cloud storage, file sharing and collaborative editing.



  3. Syncthing

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted
    • F-Droid
    • Cloudron

    Syncthing replaces proprietary sync and cloud services with something open, trustworthy and decentralized. Your data is your data alone and you deserve to choose where it is stored.

  4. OneDrive (formerly known as SkyDrive) delivers a satisfactory online file storage and sharing solution in a free and easy to use service. It has a design that is both attractive and functional.

  5. ownCloud

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Raspberry Pi
    • Cloudron

    Store your private pictures, documents, calendar and contacts on your ownCloud server at home, a rented VPS or use one of the public ownCloud providers.



  6. IPFS

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Self-Hosted

    IPFS is a global, versioned, peer-to-peer filesystem. It combines ideas from Git, BitTorrent, Kademlia, SFS, and the web. It is like a single bittorrent swarm, exchanging git objects. IPFS provides an interface as simple as the HTTP web, but with permanence built in.

  7. The I2P network provides strong privacy protections for communication over the Internet. Many activities that would risk your privacy on the public Internet can be conducted anonymously inside I2P.

  8. ZeroNet

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • gevent
    • Self-Hosted
    • NameCoin
    • Python
    • JavaScript

    ZeroNet uses cryptography (Bitcoin library) and BitTorrent DHT (centralized trackers) to build a distributed censorship-resistant network.

    Discontinued

    The last release is from September 2019.

  9. Freenet is free software which lets you anonymously share files, browse and publish "freesites" (web sites accessible only through Freenet) and chat on forums, without fear of censorship.

  10. MediaFire

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry 10

    MediaFire is the simple solution for uploading and downloading files on the internet. It focuses on providing a positive experience for downloaders, but does not offer an affiliate program for uploaders.

Showing 10 of 43 alternatives