dnscrypt-proxy VS DNS-over-HTTPS

Compare dnscrypt-proxy vs DNS-over-HTTPS and see what are their differences.


An implementation of RFC 8484 - DNS Queries over HTTPS (DoH). (by TechnitiumSoftware)
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dnscrypt-proxy DNS-over-HTTPS
90 2
8,302 24
2.1% -
8.9 1.6
4 days ago 11 months ago
Go C#
ISC License GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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Posts with mentions or reviews of dnscrypt-proxy. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-12-31.


Posts with mentions or reviews of DNS-over-HTTPS. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing dnscrypt-proxy and DNS-over-HTTPS you can also consider the following projects:

cloudflared - Cloudflare Tunnel client (formerly Argo Tunnel)

nextdns - NextDNS CLI client (DoH Proxy)

Pi-hole - A black hole for Internet advertisements

udm-utilities - A collection of things I have made to make the Unifi Dream Machine more useful

blahdns - A small hobby ads block dns project with doh, dot, dnscrypt support.

SimpleDnsCrypt - A simple management tool for dnscrypt-proxy

dohot - DoHoT: making practical use of DNS over HTTPS over Tor

GoodbyeDPI - GoodbyeDPI — Deep Packet Inspection circumvention utility (for Windows)

dnscrypt-resolvers - Lists of public DNSCrypt / DoH DNS servers and DNS relays

dns-over-https - High performance DNS over HTTPS client & server

pivpn - The Simplest VPN installer, designed for Raspberry Pi

AdGuardHome - Network-wide ads & trackers blocking DNS server