Alfred is described as «productivity application for macOS, which boosts your efficiency with hotkeys, keywords and text expansion. Search your Mac and the web, and control your Mac using custom actions with the Powerpack» and is a very popular application launcher in the os & utilities category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Alfred for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Microsoft Edge. The best alternative is Wox, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Alfred are Listary, Keypirinha, Cerebro and Albert.Alfred alternatives are mainly Application Launchers but may also be File Search Utilities or Clipboard Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Alfred.