FreeTubeCordova VS Piped

Compare FreeTubeCordova vs Piped and see what are their differences.


A fork of FreeTube which squashes everything into a webapp and exports it to Android via Cordova (by MarmadileManteater)


An alternative privacy-friendly YouTube frontend which is efficient by design. (by TeamPiped)
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FreeTubeCordova Piped
4 185
68 4,588
- 6.3%
10.0 9.0
7 days ago 2 days ago
JavaScript Vue
GNU Affero General Public License v3.0 GNU Affero General Public License v3.0
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Posts with mentions or reviews of FreeTubeCordova. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-02-05.
  • Which Youtube alternative do you use?
    2 projects | /r/PrivacyGuides | 5 Feb 2023
    There is a FreeTube fork called FreeTubeCordova, which uses the HTML/JS from the Electron based Freetube app, and ports it to Android and the web. Its a really cool project, although has a few bugs and missing FreeTube features that are being worked on.


Posts with mentions or reviews of Piped. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2023-05-31.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing FreeTubeCordova and Piped you can also consider the following projects:

Invidious - Invidious is an alternative front-end to YouTube

NewPipe - A libre lightweight streaming front-end for Android.

youtube-local - browser-based client for watching Youtube anonymously and with greater page performance

FreeTube - An Open Source YouTube app for privacy

LibreTube - An alternative frontend for YouTube, for Android.

yattee - Privacy oriented video player for iOS, tvOS and macOS

PeerTube - ActivityPub-federated video streaming platform using P2P directly in your web browser

whoogle-search - A self-hosted, ad-free, privacy-respecting metasearch engine

nitter - Alternative Twitter front-end

vipfs - Vue.js + IPFS = VIPFS. Create unstoppable applications

duckduckgo-locales - Translation files for

revanced-patcher - 💉 ReVanced Patcher used to patch Android applications