Open Source Waterfox Alternatives for Linux

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

    This page was last updated Jul 27, 2021

    1. The Dissenter web browser is built for The People, not advertisers. Block Big Tech ads and trackers by default. Discover a comment section on every URL online. Welcome to the free speech internet.
    2. GNOME Web is the web browser for the GNOME desktop, based on the popular WebKit engine. It offers a simple, clean, beautiful view of the Web featuring first-class GNOME desktop integration. Its code name is Epiphany.


    3. Basilisk is a free and Open Source XUL-based web browser, featuring the well-known Firefox-style interface and operation.
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    4. A privacy-centric web browser, with an elegant UI and a robust built-in ad blocker, all designed with anonymity in mind. Forget ads and trackers. It sucks to install an ad-blocker manually. With our Dot Ad-Blocker, you'll never see a pesky ad again.
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    5. Abrowser is Trisquel's version of Mozilla's popular web browser with the trademarked logos replaced. Replacing the trademarked logos gets rid of the trademark restriction that forbids selling the software, which would have effectively made it non-free software.
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      • Mac
      • Linux
      • Firefox OS
      Servo is a modern, high-performance browser engine designed for both application and embedded use. Sponsored by Mozilla and written in the new systems programming language Rust, the Servo project aims to achieve better parallelism, security, modularity, and performance.
    6. Sielo is a web browser, who provides all the basic functionalities, such as the navigation by tabs, the private navigation, the management of the bookmarks/history, etc. But, in addition, Sielo also has functionalities that make it special.

      Discontinued

      app discontinued

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    7. "If you're worried about Pale Moon's issues, know that one of our community chatroom members is developing a fork called Web Browser that is focused on stability, privacy and customizability even more so than its predecessor.
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    8. Light Firefox is a light browser based on Mozilla source code. Many components are slimmed down, so it can start faster and use less memory. By default, Light can run along with Firefox. Both x86 and x64 builds are available.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, 49rc, released in October 2016, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

    9. The concept of the "Sushi Browser" is wanting to utilize the screen to the maximum capacity just by a simple operation. Its goal is to be as fantastic as sushi.
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