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Sourcetree Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to Sourcetree for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is SmartGit. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try GitKraken Client or GitAhead. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Sourcetree and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Sourcetree are Fork, GitHub Desktop, Tower and gitg.

Sourcetree alternatives are mainly Git Clients but may also be Version Control Systems. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Sourcetree.
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  • FreeProprietary
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  • Windows

A powerful Mac and Windows client for Mercurial and Git distributed version control systems.

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  1. SmartGit is a front-end for the distributed version control system Git and runs on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. SmartGit is intended for developers who prefer a graphical user interface over a command line client, to be even more productive with Git.

    ⚫︎ CustomizableSmartGit is easy to customize with themes or similar features.
    ⚫︎ LightweightSmartGit consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeSmartGit supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    jamilsonjunior

    Faster than SourceTree and has a built-in conflict solver.

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    M_O_Z_G

    Much better interface than new SourceTree has, no bugs with digital tablet, auto-detection repos, portable version.

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  2. Millions of developers and teams around the world choose GitKraken Client to make Git more visual and accessible with an intuitive UI, the flexibility to switch between a GUI or a terminal, and a seamless experience across operating systems.

    ⚫︎ File VersioningGitKraken Client has a version system that lets you view and go back to older versions of the project/file/document.
    ⚫︎ Dark ModeGitKraken Client supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    propel_batter_coma

    GitKraken is a modern alternative to Sourcetree and brings updates frequently.

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    Very nice interface, very intuitive and perfect integration with Github and Bitbucket.

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    Free version only works with public repos

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    I liked the application, but open private repository for a paid user :( it isn't freeware.

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    rbukovansky

    The best Git GUI client. Period.

    Do yourself a favor and start using it.

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    alanbrogan

    Understands git so well it made the guy presenting the video go "Oooh".

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    Much faster and nice clean modern look

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  3. A fast and friendly git client for Mac and Windows.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModeFork supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ LightweightFork consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Almost everyone thinks Fork is a great alternative to Sourcetree.
    yhnavein

    After going to GitFork, I can see that SourceTree was extremely hard and not straightforward to use. Fork is a faster, lightweight and more powerful alternative.

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    GitKraken is great but really heavy on resources. Fork does not rely on Electron, making it lighter on memory. Moreover, it does not ask for an account.

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    GitAhead

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    GitAhead lets you filter results and performs advanced searches. It shows you exactly what you need to see and makes navigating through thousands of commits a piece of cake.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModeGitAhead supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    Discontinued

    No longer under active development, per info in repo at https://github.com/gitahead/gitahead#please-note

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    dabockster

    Doesn't support GitHub OAuth login. Requires API key instead. This is significantly less secure than competing products.

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    GitHub Desktop

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows

    GitHub Desktop is a native Git client for Mac OS X and Windows with a graphical user interface.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModeGitHub Desktop supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    Good GUI to local repos and (obviously) very good integration with GitHub.

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    • No visualization of the branches
    • No git stash support
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  6. Tower is a native desktop Git client for both macOS and Windows. The app gives developers, designers, and non-technical people easy access to the full power of Git with features such as Pull Requests, Interactive Rebase, Image Diffing, Quick Actions, Undo and much more.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModeTower supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    lumberman

    A great alternative to Sourcetree. Really happy that I switched over to this app.

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    gitg

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    gitg is a git repository viewer targeting gtk+/GNOME. One of its main objectives is to provide a more unified user experience for git frontends across multiple desktops.

    ⚫︎ Dark Modegitg supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ Lightweightgitg consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Sublime Merge

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Sublime Merge is a fast and intuitive git client built on the same performant platform as Sublime Text.

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    vbagsalternativeto

    most performant and native way to interact with git

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  9. Gittyup icon

    Gittyup

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • FLATHUB
    • Qt

    Gittyup is a graphical Git client designed to help you understand and manage your source code history. Gittyup is a continuation of the GitAhead client.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModeGittyup supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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    GitUp

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    GitUp is a bet to invent a new Git interaction model that lets engineers of all levels work quickly, safely, and without headaches.

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