brave-browser VS chromium

Compare brave-browser vs chromium and see what are their differences.

brave-browser

Next generation Brave browser for Android, Linux, macOS, Windows. (by brave)

chromium

The official GitHub mirror of the Chromium source (by chromium)
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brave-browser chromium
616 73
11,332 10,883
6.1% 3.4%
9.8 10.0
5 days ago 7 days ago
JavaScript
Mozilla Public License 2.0 BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
The number of mentions indicates the total number of mentions that we've tracked plus the number of user suggested alternatives.
Stars - the number of stars that a project has on GitHub. Growth - month over month growth in stars.
Activity is a relative number indicating how actively a project is being developed. Recent commits have higher weight than older ones.
For example, an activity of 9.0 indicates that a project is amongst the top 10% of the most actively developed projects that we are tracking.

brave-browser

Posts with mentions or reviews of brave-browser. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-23.

chromium

Posts with mentions or reviews of chromium. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-29.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing brave-browser and chromium you can also consider the following projects:

bromite - Bromite a Chromium fork with ad blocking and privacy enhancements; take back your browser!

ungoogled-chromium - Google Chromium, sans integration with Google

brave-core - Core engine for the Brave browser for Android, Linux, macOS, Windows. For issues https://github.com/brave/brave-browser/issues

privacytools.io - πŸ›‘πŸ›  You are being watched. Protect your privacy against global mass surveillance.

Vanadium - Privacy and security enhanced releases of Chromium for GrapheneOS. Vanadium provides the WebView and standard user-facing browser on GrapheneOS. It depends on hardening in other GrapheneOS repositories and doesn't include patches not relevant to the build targets used on GrapheneOS.

iridium-browser - Iridium Browser source code

WebKit - Official git mirror of the WebKit repository, https://svn.webkit.org/repository/webkit, future canonical repository.

Firefox-UI-Fix - 🦊 I respect proton UI and aim to improve it.

adblock-rust - Brave's Rust-based adblock engine

easylist - EasyList filter subscription (EasyList, EasyPrivacy, EasyList Cookie, Fanboy's Social/Annoyances/Notifications Blocking List)

hosts-blocklists - Automatically updated, moderated and optimized lists for blocking ads, trackers, malware and other garbage