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Open Source Zoiper Alternatives

The best open source alternative to Zoiper is Jami. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Zoiper and 12 is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Zoiper are Wire, Zulip, Linphone and Empathy.

Zoiper alternatives are mainly Video Calling Apps but may also be Instant Messengers or Group Chat Apps. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Zoiper.
This page was last updated Jun 24, 2022
Zoiper
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  • Free PersonalProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux
  • Online
  • Android
  • iPhone
  • Windows Phone

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  1. Jami

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    Jami (formerly GNU Ring, SFLphone) positions itself as a potential free Skype replacement

  2. Wire

    • Free PersonalOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted
    • F-Droid
    • Software as a Service (SaaS)

    Wire is the most secure collaboration platform featuring messenger, voice, video, conference calls, file-sharing, and external collaboration –all protected by the most secure end-to-end-encryption.

    Wire vs Zoiper opinions
    This alternative is disputed. Wire is still a legitimate alternative to Zoiper, but it might have issues that some users think are important.

    Wire does not do SIP. Zoiper is a SIP softphone

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    no SIP with is the base for VOIP

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    Zoiper allows you to call a regular phone number using a standard VoIP service (SIP or IAX) - the other person doesn't have to use Zoiper.

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    Main funcionality from Zoiper: SIP. It's not supported by Wire

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    Wire doesn't do SIP which is what Zoiper does.

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    They're completely different things. Zoiper does SIP and IAX. Wire is a proprietary setup.

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  3. Zulip is a group chat app in which messages are threaded by topic, helping you have long-running, organized conversations.

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    Zulip is not a SIP client

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  4. Linphone

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Xfce

    Linphone is one of the most famous open source softphones in the world. It is fully SIP-based, for all calling, presence and IM features.

    Linphone vs Zoiper opinions
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    Linphone is quite half-baked if you do not use their full system.

    Negative comment almost 2 years ago
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  5. Empathy is a messaging program which supports text, voice, video chat, and file transfers over many different protocols. You can tell it about your accounts on all those services and do all your chatting within one application.

    Discontinued

    Empathy is currently unmaintained. Last version, 3.25, released in August 2017, can be still downloaded from the official website.



  6. MicroSIP

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • PortableApps.com

    MicroSIP is a free portable SIP softphone for Windows based on PJSIP stack.

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    Open source, light, simple and powerfull.

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  7. YakYak

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Hangouts

    Desktop client for Google Hangouts.

  8. Telephone

    • FreemiumOpen Source
    • Mac

    Telephone allows you to make phone calls over the Internet or your company network. If your phone line supports SIP protocol, you can use it on your Mac instead of a physical phone anywhere you have a decent network connection.

  9. Siphon SIP

    • FreeOpen Source
    • iPhone

    Home of the World's first free SIP/VoIP application for iPhone and iPod Touch 1 and 2.

  10. Blink is the best real-time communications client using the SIP protocol.

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