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Tor Browser Alternatives for Linux

There are many alternatives to Tor Browser for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is Tor, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Tor Browser and loads of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Tor Browser are Brave, Google Chrome, Vivaldi and Chromium.

Tor Browser alternatives are mainly Web Browsers but may also be Anonymizing Networks or Ad Blockers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Tor Browser.
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  1. Tor is free software and an open network that helps you defend against traffic analysis, a form of network surveillance that threatens personal freedom and privacy, confidential business activities and relationships, and state security.

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    Most users think Tor is a great alternative to Tor Browser.
    arndtadler

    Tor is the Software the Tor-Browser is build on and it is bundled with the tor Browser. You need Tor without Tor-Browser only if you are an expert. In the most Use-Cases Tor Browser is faster and easier to set up than alternative approaches to use tor and for the most users it is also more secure.

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  2. Brave Web Browser is a fast, free, secure web browser with a built-in ad blocker*, tracking and security protection, and optimized data and battery experience.

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    Most users think Brave is a great alternative to Tor Browser.
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    Brave is pretty good privacy wise. However, I don't like Chromium based browsers, as it just feeds into their monopolistic power over other web engines. It's good, but I would like it if it would use their own engine, WebKit, Gecko, XUL, or any other engine besides Chromium.

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  3. A free web browser developed by Google from the open source Chromium project with a focus on speed and minimalism.

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    Opposes by practice and stance Tor's privacy focus

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  4. Vivaldi is extremely customizable, presenting a wide range of settings and built-in features designed to put the user in control.

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  5. Chromium is an open-source browser project that aims to build a safer, faster, and more stable way for all users to experience the web.

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    Opera

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    Opera is an innovative browser that focus on implementing new technologies without dropping simplicity and ease of use, speed, and security; supporting and contributing to open web standards.

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  7. Pale Moon is an Open Source, Goanna-based web browser available for Microsoft Windows and Linux (with other operating systems in development), focusing on efficiency and customization. Make sure to get the most out of your browser!.

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  8. A Google Chromium variant for removing Google integration and enhancing privacy, control, and transparency

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    Most users think Ungoogled Chromium is a great alternative to Tor Browser.
  9. Rebuilt from the ground up using Chromium, the new Microsoft Edge brings you world-class compatibility and performance, the security and privacy you deserve, and new features designed to bring you the best of the web.

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    LMAO, it's literally the opposite! Tor = Security, privacy and decentralisation. Edge = Spyware, privacy-nightmare and Microsoft-owned (not a good thing, BTW)

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    Firefox Developer Edition

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    • Windows
    • Linux
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    Firefox Developer Edition brings you latest features, fast performance, and the development tools you need to build for the open web. Its powerful development tools will extend your ability to work across multiple platforms from one place.

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