We can install Cydia application with Redsn0w or other jailbreak tool installation process. But some moments we like to find best alternative instead of Cydia. What is the best alternative related with Cydia ? You can go through this quick guide to find best alternative for your device.
Cydia – Weblin
Weblin is the one of the application we can use as alternative as Cydia. We can point out this application specialty as follows.
- Weblin can be use as Alternative for App Store and Cydia
- Weblin can be use with jailbroken and non jailbroken devices
- Weblin allow you to install rejected apps in App store and also jailbroken apps
- Weblin allow you to delete apps straight form home screen
Watch this official video in www.weblininstaller.com
Cydia – Icy
Icy can be use as Cydia alternative. You may be interesting with Icy. Are you interesting with Icy ? We can show details as follows.
- Icy can be use as Alternative to Cydia and App Store
- Icy is little faster than Cydia
Following Youtube video shows ICY features
Perhaps you may be interesting Icy than Cydia. This is depend on you.
How to Install Icy ?
- You can install Icy under Cydia. You need to add new source from Cydia. Enter this url under Cydi/APT url http://apt.ripdev.com and click add source.
- Then Click return to Cydia and Done button. Now you can click RepDev and select Icy under newly added RepDev.
- Click Install in the top part of the window and click confirm to begin installation process.
- Then click return to Cydia and you can see Icy install into your device
Cydia – Yak
Yak is also best alternative for Cydia and App Store. Some users are interesting with Yak (this is free form Bigboss Repo). We can point out features as follows.
- Yak can be use as Alternative for Cydia and App Store
- You need to Jailbreak your device to install Yak.
- Cydia need to install to use Yak
How to install Yak into your device ?
- First you need to jailbreak your device before install Yak.
- Then you see Cydia icon in the device and go to Cydia as search as “Yak”
- Now you can install Yak as another Application as alternative for Cydia
Watch this Youtube video about Yak
Can I use Yak as Cydia Alternative ? My answer is No, But that is depend on your interesting. When you are going to download apps form Yak, then it will go to Cydia and it redirect your download link. So Yak cannot act as main application and it referring tweaks to your application. Therefore we have mentioned as this is not Cydia Alternative. However this is a best application under Cydia Store.
Cydia – Lima
We can find Lima as Cydia alternative. Some users are interesting with Lima. We can point out Lima features as follows
- Lima Can be use as alternative for Cydia and App Store
- Lima is a Plugin run in your device so using Lima you can do more things than normal browser
- Lima is support for OTA installations
- Lima is recommend to use with iOS 5. Other versions some bugs will appear.
We can simply say this is support browser for your device. Can I use Lima as Cydia Alternative ? No, Lima is like a Cydia installer but this is a kind of add-on which can do more things than other browsers. Also this is not compatible with all Ios versions. Therefore I cannot say Lima as Cydia alternative.
Following video will show, use of Lima and how to download Lima for your device
Actually Cydia is the best freeware we can find as alternative to App Store. You need to decide what is your favorite one. Weblin, Yak, Lima, Icy are other favorite applications which can be use with or without Cydia.