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Best WiGLE Alternatives

WiGLE is described as '(or Wireless Geographic Logging Engine) is a website for collecting information about the different wireless hotspots around the world' and is an app in the network & admin category. There are six alternatives to WiGLE for a variety of platforms, including Online / Web-based, Android, Windows, Linux and Mac. The best alternative is Vistumbler, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like WiGLE are openBmap, Kismet, Homedale and RottenWifi.

WiGLE alternatives are mainly Internet Speed Test Apps but may also be Network Analyzers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of WiGLE.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Linux
  • Online
  • Android
  • iPad

WiGLE (or Wireless Geographic Logging Engine) is a website for collecting information about the different wireless hotspots...

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  1. Vistumbler icon

    Vistumbler

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Vistumbler is a wireless network scanner and mapping utility designed for Windows Vista and above

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    Main Window
  2. openBmap icon

    openBmap

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • F-Droid

    Radiocells.org is a community project to collect informations on cell tower and wifi base stations and bring them on a map.

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  3. Kismet icon

    Kismet

    • FreeProprietary
    • Linux

    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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    Main panel
  4. Homedale icon

    Homedale

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows

    With Homedale you can search for Wi-Fi / WLAN Access Points and monitor their signal strength. Use the detected access points with Google Geolocation and Mozilla Location Service to locate yourself.

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    See an overview of all available access points with their signal strength, encryption [WEP/WPA/WPA2], speed and channel.
  5. RottenWifi icon

    RottenWifi

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online

    Rotten WiFi is public wifi and 3G Watchdog. We help to find the best public wifi places & avoid rotten one. Use Android, iOS or Web apps. We measure not only technical data, but also client satisfaction level using Net Promoter Score (NPS).

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    testing of technical data


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    G-MoN

    • FreeProprietary
    • Android

    G-MoN is a Wardriving scanner to collect and map all received wifi access points. It is also a 2G/3G netmonitor and field test drive tool for radio planning engineers.

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