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    Swipe for Facebook Alternatives

    Swipe for Facebook is described as 'Swipe is the smoothest, slickest Facebook wrapper app out there, integrating the light Facebook mobile website into a familiar user interface that is much like the original Facebook app' and is an app in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Swipe for Facebook for a variety of platforms, including Android, F-Droid, Android Tablet, iPhone and iPad. The best alternative is Frost for Facebook, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Swipe for Facebook are Tinfoil for Facebook (Free, Open Source), Friendly Social Browser (Freemium), Face Slim (Free, Open Source) and SlimSocial for Facebook (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 27, 2021
    • FreemiumProprietary
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    Swipe is the smoothest, slickest Facebook wrapper app out there, integrating the light Facebook mobile website into a...
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      • FreeOpen Source
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      Frost is a third party Facebook wrapper geared towards design and functionality. It contains many features, including:
    1. Tinfoil for Facebook is for those users that require a Tinfoil Hat when logging in to Facebook. It creates a sandbox for Facebook's mobile site in order to protect your privacy and to avoid the ability others to track your browsing history.

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      The project is no longer updated and the app is no longer available on the Google Play Store. Last version, 1.7.6, released in February 2017, can be still downloaded from GitHub and F-Droid.



    2. Friendly is the most complete Facebook Lite and FB Messenger alternative. Built as an extension of the light Facebook mobile website, it preserves your battery, storage and data, while giving you back control over your news feed.
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      Face Slim is an unofficial Facebook application for Android devices that resembles the Facebook Mobile Web Application before Facebook started removing features. FaceSlim is free of spyware, unlike what is built into the official Facebook and Facebook Messenger applications.

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      The app seems no longer updated. Last version, 3.4.1, released in September 2018, can be still downloaded from GitHub and F-Droid

    3. Light version of Facebook. Light not only in weight but also in the use.


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      Facebook Lite offers a light, fast Facebook experience optimized for low data usage that works across all network conditions.
    4. Metal is a Web wrapper with some awesome enhancements you don't get from just a browser like Notifications, Floating windows and Themes.

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      The app seems no longer updated. Last version, 9.0, released in June 2018, can be still downloaded from the Google Play Store

    5. MaterialFBook is a light client for Facebook with a modern look (Material Design) based on Toffeed for Facebook
      • FreemiumProprietary
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      Simple. Elegant. Phoenix.
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      SocialFlow uses less data and works in all network conditions.
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