What are the best open source web browsers?

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    #1Brave Browser

    Brave Browser
    Brave Web Browser is a free web browser focused on ad blocking, security protection, data optimization and an enhanced battery experience for the user. It is available for Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS and Android devices.
    Software

    Android, iOS, Mac, Windows, Linux

    Free

    Cheshta Gavde
    Written on November 9, 2018
    "Browsing speed is really good! Thanks for recommending. The layout is very user-friendly... its simpler compared to other browsers in this list. "
  2. 10

    #2Chromium

    Chromium

    Chromium is an open-source browser created by Google. Chromium and Google Chrome browser share most features. The two have some minor differences including their logos and licensing.

    Software

    Windows

    Free

    Bobby Turner
    Written on November 9, 2018
    "I actually prefer this over Chrome. It doesn't consume much space and the browsing speed is almost the same as Google chrome."
  3. 7

    #3Mozilla Firefox

    Mozilla Firefox

    Mozilla Firefox is a web browser developed by Mozilla Foundation and Mozilla Corp. Compatible with Linux, macOS, Windows, Fire TV, and other operating systems, Firefox features private browsing, spell-checking, plugins, and so on.

    Software

    Android, iOS, Windows, Mac

    Free

    Jessica Carlson
    Written on November 12, 2018
    "Great browser for both computer and phone use! Browsing seems faster and minimal ad interruptions."
  1. 3

    #4Firefox Focus

    Firefox Focus

    Firefox Focus: Private Browser is a free mobile browser for both Android and iOS users. Firefox Focus blocks all kinds of online trackers for a secure web browsing. The app is available in English, French, and Spanish.

    Apps

    Android, iOS

    Free

    Lawrence Austin
    Written on November 9, 2018
    "True to its promise :) Browsing got better cause it really blocks and removes ads that disturb you in the middle of watching your fave series. Love this! "
  2. 2

    #5Qutebrowser

    Qutebrowser
    Qutebrowser is a keyboard-focused browser with a minimal GUI. It’s based on Python, PyQt5 and QtWebKit and free software, licensed under the GPL. It was inspired by other browsers/add-ons like dwb and Vimperator/Pentadactyl.
    Software

    Windows

    Free

    Brandon Scott
    Written on November 9, 2018
    "Not my favorite. I mean I can live without this browser. It's a little laggy and it has no extra feature "
  3. 2

    #6Midori

    Midori

    Midori is a free open-source web browser compatible with Windows, and other Linux-based operating systems. It is a lightweight browser that features a bookmark, RSS, and spell checking options. Midori also has an integrated adblocker.

    Software

    Windows, Linux

    Free

    Zhao Tang
    Written on November 9, 2018
    "This is the first time I heard about this browser and good thing I did! Compared to other browsers, this one is a space saver and not to mention its free"
  4. 2

    #7SeaMonkey

    SeaMonkey

    SeaMonkey is a free web browser compatible with Windows, Linux, and Mac OS devices. It is an all-in-one software that allows users to unify their internet browser, e-mail platform, and more.

    Software

    Windows

    Free

    Miguel Luna
    Written on November 9, 2018
    "I have this browser on both my computer and phone. It's more simple to use. A must-have! "
  5. 2

    #8Comodo IceDragon

    Comodo IceDragon

    Comodo IceDragon is a free and Firefox-based internet browser designed with fast loading option and lightweight size for PCs.  It easily scans through websites for malware to keep your computer safe and secured.

    Software

    Windows

    Free

    Aanya Tata
    Written on November 9, 2018
    "This one is good. I just think they lack some other features though it is actually lightweight and the browsing speed is great. "

Summary

Best What are the best open source web browsers
RankSolutionsTypeVotesPrice
1Brave BrowserSoftware 16 Free
2ChromiumSoftware 10 Free
3Mozilla FirefoxSoftware 7 Free
4Firefox FocusApps 3 Free
5QutebrowserSoftware 2 Free
6MidoriSoftware 2 Free
7SeaMonkeySoftware 2 Free
8Comodo IceDragonSoftware 2 Free
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