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uBlock Origin Alternatives for iPad

uBlock Origin is not available for iPad but there are plenty of alternatives with similar functionality. The best iPad alternative is Adblock Plus, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to uBlock Origin and many of them are available for iPad so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting iPad alternatives to uBlock Origin are AdGuard, Blokada, Ghostery and AdBlock.

uBlock Origin alternatives are mainly Ad Blockers but may also be Privacy Tools or DNS Resolvers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of uBlock Origin.
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  1. Adblock Plus icon

    Adblock Plus

    • FreeOpen Source
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Internet Explorer
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Yandex.Browser
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    • Firefox

    Adblock Plus is a free extension that allows you to - among other things - block annoying ads, disable tracking and block domains known to spread malware.

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    Adblock Plus vs uBlock Origin opinions
    Most users think Adblock Plus is a great alternative to uBlock Origin.

    Allow acceptable ads by default, which is unfair to users hoping to block all ads.

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    CuteOleg

    Ublock doesn't have "acceptabe ads" by default, and seems to be more lightweight and full-featured

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    Does a good job blocking ads from displaying across Safari (OSX & iOS), Microsoft Edge (OSX & iOS), and Firefox (OSX only).

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  2. AdGuard icon

    AdGuard

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
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    • Firefox

    AdGuard is the best way to get rid of intrusive ads and online tracking, and to protect your computer from malware. Make your web surfing faster, safer and more comfortable with AdGuard!.

    Very good app for blocking ads. Use it!
    AdGuard vs uBlock Origin opinions
    Almost everyone thinks AdGuard is a great alternative to uBlock Origin.
    jnjn

    uses the same filter lists as uBlock Origin

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    It is the only one that blocked all ads.

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    RogueScholar

    Very friendly UI and desktop app for Windows offers whole-system ad blocking.

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    GitCodeDestroyer

    It can block all ads from all apps and browsers. I love it!

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    Blokada

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • F-Droid

    Blokada is the popular ad blocker and privacy app for Android and iOS. It's being supported and actively developed by the amazing open source community.

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    Blokada vs uBlock Origin opinions
    Almost everyone thinks Blokada is a great alternative to uBlock Origin.

    It's free and also blocks ads within apps.

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  4. Ghostery icon

    Ghostery

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Yandex.Browser
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    Ghostery sees the invisible web - tags, web bugs, pixels and beacons. Ghostery tracks the trackers and gives you a roll-call of the ad networks, behavioral data providers, web publishers, and other companies interested in your activity.

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    Ghostery vs uBlock Origin opinions
    Some users think Ghostery is a great alternative to uBlock Origin, some don't.

    Ghostery blocks trackers, not ads

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    distantignition

    Ghostery tells you when a website is requesting private information (and offers to block the request). uBlock prevents advertisements from loading.

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    guitarzan

    Some overlap, but Ghostery is focused more on privacy and uBlock more on usability

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    It blocks trackers like uBlock Origin does

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    Doesn't block ads. Protect privacy.

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    AdBlock

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Firefox

    We built AdBlock to provide a worry-free and distraction-free Internet experience for everyone. It is used by tens of millions of users worldwide on all major browsers in more than 30 languages.

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    AdBlock vs uBlock Origin opinions
    Some users think AdBlock is a great alternative to uBlock Origin, some don't.
    manuilov12

    No problems with AdBlock during using in Google Chrome unlike ublock.

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    NextDNS

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • iPad
    • UC Browser
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • Yandex.Browser
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    NextDNS protects you from all kinds of security threats, blocks ads and trackers on websites and in apps and provides a safe and supervised Internet for kids — on all devices and on all networks.

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    Lockdown Privacy

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad

    Lockdown Privacy is an Open Source and free firewall for your iOS device. We built the product to help protect users from app developers and analytics companies that are monetizing user data without consent or transparency.

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  8. Wipr icon

    Wipr

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Safari

    Content blocker for Safari and iOS 9.

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    Better Blocker

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Safari

    Better makes the web safer, lighter, and faster by blocking tracking and other malicious web content, enforcing the principles of the Ethical Design Manifesto.

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    1Blocker

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Safari

    1Blocker is the fastest and most powerful Safari content blocker that improves your browsing experience by blocking ads, trackers, and other unwanted content, such as popups, cookie notices, comments, and more.

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