nextdns VS dnscrypt-proxy

Compare nextdns vs dnscrypt-proxy and see what are their differences.

nextdns

NextDNS CLI client (DoH Proxy) (by nextdns)

dnscrypt-proxy

dnscrypt-proxy 2 - A flexible DNS proxy, with support for encrypted DNS protocols. (by DNSCrypt)
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nextdns dnscrypt-proxy
309 86
1,473 8,110
5.2% 2.2%
8.7 9.1
10 days ago 25 days ago
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MIT License ISC License
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nextdns

Posts with mentions or reviews of nextdns. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2021-11-28.

dnscrypt-proxy

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 2021-11-19.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing nextdns and dnscrypt-proxy you can also consider the following projects:

AdGuardHome - Network-wide ads & trackers blocking DNS server

blokada - The official repo for Blokada for Android and iOS.

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

cloudflared - Argo Tunnel client

DNS-over-HTTPS - An implementation of RFC 8484 - DNS Queries over HTTPS (DoH).

Pi-hole - A black hole for Internet advertisements

Unbound - Unbound is a validating, recursive, and caching DNS resolver.

NetGuard - A simple way to block access to the internet per app

AdguardBrowserExtension - AdGuard browser extension

Technitium DNS Server - Technitium DNS Server