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sparrow-wifi is described as 'Sparrow-wifi has been built from the ground up to be the next generation 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Wifi spectral awareness tool. At its most basic it provides a more comprehensive GUI-based replacement for tools like inSSIDer and linssid that runs specifically on linux' and is an app. There are eight alternatives to sparrow-wifi for Linux, Mac, Android, Android Tablet and Windows. The best alternative is Wifi Analyzer - farproc, which is free. Other great apps like sparrow-wifi are wavemon, Kismet, WiFi Scanner and WiFi Explorer.

sparrow-wifi alternatives are mainly Network Monitors but may also be Network Analyzers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of sparrow-wifi.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux

Sparrow-wifi has been built from the ground up to be the next generation 2.4 GHz and 5 GHz Wifi spectral awareness tool. At...

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  1. Wifi Analyzer - farproc icon

    Wifi Analyzer - farproc

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    36 alternatives to Wifi Analyzer - farproc 

    Wifi Analyzer is a handy tool which helps you to select a better channel for your wireless router. It turns you android phone into a handy Wi-Fi analyzer!

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  2. wavemon

    • Linux
    21 alternatives to wavemon 

    wavemon is a wireless device monitoring application that allows you to watch signal and noise levels, packet statistics, device configuration and network parameters of your wireless network hardware. It should work (though with varying features) with all devices supported by the...

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    1.  Command line interfacewavemon either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
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  3. Kismet icon

    Kismet

    • FreeProprietary
    • Linux
    34 alternatives to Kismet 

    Kismet is an 802.11 layer2 wireless network detector, sniffer, and intrusion detection system. Kismet will work with any wireless card which supports raw monitoring (rfmon) mode, and (with appropriate hardware) can sniff 802.11b, 802.11a, 802.11g, and 802.11n traffic.

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  4. WiFi Scanner icon

    WiFi Scanner

    38 alternatives to WiFi Scanner 

    A 802.11 wireless scanner and connection manager for Mac OS X. WiFi Scanner will detect access points and clients in ad-hoc mode if the SSID is being broadcasted. It can be used for wireless site surveys, wireless discovery, and to connect to WiFi networks.

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  5. WiFi Explorer icon

    WiFi Explorer

    • Mac
    23 alternatives to WiFi Explorer 

    WiFi Explorer is a tool to scan, find, and troubleshoot wireless networks. It can be used to quickly identify channel conflicts, overlapping and other factors (e.g. configuration issues) that may be affecting the connectivity and/or performance of your wireless network in homes...

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  6. iwScanner icon

    iwScanner

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    33 alternatives to iwScanner 

    iwScanner is a wireless scanner for linux with an easy to use graphic interface.

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  7. WiFi Warden icon

    WiFi Warden

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    31 alternatives to WiFi Warden 

    WiFi Warden lets you see frequency, channel, modem manufacturer, encryption, security,distance to the router, power, name and Mac address of wireless access points around you and show some information about connected devices to your network.

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  8. Wifi Network Testing icon

    Wifi Network Testing

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    22 alternatives to Wifi Network Testing 

    Scan your wifi network and obtain troubleshooting details, with extreme granularity.

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    Main menu to select the tests you want to perform on your network
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