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YaCy Alternatives for Android

YaCy is not available for Android but there are plenty of alternatives with similar functionality. The best Android alternative is DuckDuckGo, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to YaCy and 19 are available for Android so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Android alternatives to YaCy are Searx, Google Search, Qwant and Ecosia.

YaCy alternatives are mainly Web Search Engines but may also be Stock Photo Services or Image Search Engines. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of YaCy.
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  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Online
  • Self-Hosted

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  1. DuckDuckGo icon

    DuckDuckGo

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Safari
    • F-Droid
    • Yandex.Browser
    • Tor
    • Opera
    • Firefox

    DuckDuckGo is an alternative search engine that has rich features, respects your privacy, and is built from free/open-source software.

    DuckDuckGo Homepage
    Almost everyone thinks DuckDuckGo is a great alternative to YaCy.
  2. Searx is a free internet metasearch engine which aggregates results from more than 70 search services. Users are neither tracked nor profiled. Additionally, searx can be used over Tor for online anonymity.

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    Searx vs YaCy opinions
    Most users think Searx is a great alternative to YaCy.
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    It's open-source, like YaCy, so you can have a self-hosted search engine.

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  3. Google Search icon

    Google Search

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Android Wear

    Google Search is the most popular search engine on the Internet. Google can search for webpages, images, videos, news, and various other forms of media.

    Google Search Home
  4. Qwant icon

    Qwant

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    Qwant is a European web search engine, launched in July 2013 and operated from Paris. It is the only EU-based search engine with its own indexing engine.

    Qwant start page
    Almost everyone thinks Qwant is a great alternative to YaCy.
  5. Ecosia icon

    Ecosia

    • FreeProprietary
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Google Chrome
    • Firefox

    Ecosia is a green search engine that donates at least 80% of its profits from search ad revenue and online shopping to a reforestation program, currently in Burkina Faso. In November 2015 Ecosia celebrated 3 million planted trees and $5 Million donated for the environment.

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  6. Microsoft Bing icon

    Microsoft Bing

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Blackberry
    • Windows S
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Blackberry 10
    • Xbox

    Bing (formerly Live Search, Windows Live Search, and MSN Search) is the current web search engine (advertised as a "decision engine") from Microsoft.

    Homepage
  7. Yandex.Search icon

    Yandex.Search

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • Telegram
    • iPad

    Yandex is the fastest growing search engine in the world, serving primarily Russian users. It has been experimenting with an English-based search engine, but its main operations are for its Cyrillic engine.

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  8. MetaGer is an open source metasearch engine focused on protecting users' privacy.

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  9. You.com icon

    You.com

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • iPhone
    • Android

    You.com is the search engine you control — Your sources. Your time. Your privacy. Founded by some of the top researchers in natural language processing, You.

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  10. Presearch icon

    Presearch

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Microsoft Edge
    • Vivaldi Browser
    • Google Chrome
    • Opera
    • Brave
    • Firefox

    Presearch is a decentralized and privacy-focused search engine that embraces blockchain technology. It has it's own cryptocurrency built-in called "PRE" which you can earn as you use it.

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