Open Source Jitsi Alternatives

    The best open source alternative to Jitsi is Signal, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Jitsi and loads of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Jitsi are Element (Free Personal, Open Source), Tox (Free, Open Source), Matrix.org (Free, Open Source) and Pidgin (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 20, 2021

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      Open source Jabber (XMPP) client with multi-account support, clean and simple interface. Being both free (as in freedom!) and ad-free, Xabber is designed to be the best Jabber client for Android .
    1. Dino is a modern open-source chat client for the desktop. It focuses on providing a clean and reliable Jabber/XMPP experience while having your privacy in mind. Using GTK+/Vala.
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    2. The goal of Gajim is to provide a full featured and easy to use XMPP client. Gajim works nicely with GNOME, but does not require it to run. It is released under the GNU General Public License.
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      igenn No audio/video call function.Most of the alternatives here have.
      Negative comment over 5 years ago

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    3. Empathy is a messaging program which supports text, voice, video chat, and file transfers over many different protocols. You can tell it about your accounts on all those services and do all your chatting within one application.

      Discontinued

      Empathy is currently unmaintained. Last version, 3.25, released in August 2017, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    4. MicroSIP is a free portable SIP softphone for Windows based on PJSIP stack.
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      The preservation of privacy is the main driver for this project. Secure technologies, such as WebRTC, are used to establish a direct connection between the participants.
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    5. FluffyChat is an open, nonprofit and cute matrix messenger app for Ubuntu Touch, Android and iOS. Open Opensource and open development where everyone can join. Nonprofit FluffyChat is donation funded. Cute ? Cute design and many theme settings including a dark mode.
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    6. Chat, browse and transact securely in an open source community committed to bringing the power of Ethereum and a more distributed internet to your pocket.
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      is the open standard for messaging and presence. XMPP powers emerging technologies like IoT, WebRTC, and social.
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      What does it do: * Send/receive chat messages * Create/change conversations (rename, add people) * Leave/delete conversation * Notifications * Toggle notifications on/off * Drag-drop, copy-paste or attach-button for image upload.
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