6 Best TikTok Alternatives In India

TikTok Alternatives

Soon after Tik Tok and 59 other Chinese apps were banned in India, many aspiring mobile entertainers felt like their mini-worlds collapsing altogether. Tik Tok was home to profit groomers acting as entertainers for a wide base of audience.

But now that its comeback is next to impossible in the near future, a search for potential alternatives is on high priority now.

We felt responsible to contribute our effort to this matter too. So, here we are with a list of best TikTok alternatives based on their performance, user satisfaction, and download volumes on Google play stores.  

The End Is The New Beginning

Until a few days ago, Tik Tok was the king of all short video-making apps but soon after it disappeared from Apple and Google stores, many such alternative apps are now trying to claim the throne. With the end of Tik Tok rule, the era of the following apps is about to begin.

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1. Chingari


Founded by Bengaluru-based techies Biswatma Nayak and Siddharth Gautam in 2018, Chingari is the new Indian Tik Tok Alternative. With an average user rating of 4.7/5, it has already been downloaded 2.5 Million times on Google Play.

It is a multi-lingual app and requires no sign-in to watch, like, or upload videos. It awards points to users for watching videos and let them redeem it for cash. The app is gaining spotlights after Anand Mahindra, the chairman of Mahindra Group, came in support of it on Twitter.  According to its co-founder Sumit Gosh, the app is witnessing 1 lakh downloads per hour post the ban of Tik Tok.

2. Mitron


Mitron app is the brainchild of an IIT Roorkee student Shivank Agarwal. As of now, it has crossed 10M+ downloads on Google Play with an average rating of 4.6 based on 349k reviews.

It is quoted as “Tik Tok Clone” with user interface very similar to the Chinese video making app. You can create 15-sec short videos by opening an account for yourself. For watching other videos, just swipe up or down (just like Tik Tok).

Unfortunately, there will be no video editing option but so far so good. You can get the same taste of video making with a little compromise on some features. Or, go for the next app.

3. Roposo


Yes, it is home to short video makers who like to edit their works with online tools before uploading their content. You will get desi GIF stickers, voice-overs, and music to garnish your videos like a pro.

There are already 50 million users on the platform with an average rating of 4.7 based on 427k reviews. There are 25+ channels including genres like fashion, comedy, news, and many more from which you can directly share videos on Whatsapp.

What’s more? You can earn coins for creating viral content and exchange them for cash through Paytm.

4. Dubsmash


Good at Lip syncing? Well, you will love Dubsmash then. It can make you feel like a star rehearsing to a dialog in front of the camera with your favorite quotes rolling on the screen.

It has a wide collection of quotes from popular movies and TV shows around the internet. The trending ones will be appearing on the home screen just after you open the app. Select anyone, click “Dub”, sync your lips with the words playing, and you’re done.

Your video will be processed within a few seconds. You can either share it with your friends or save under “My Dubs” to display on your profile. You can also add some texts to appear on videos while playing.

However, make sure to have fast internet for avoiding the pain of slow video process. Dubsmash has already crossed 100M+ downloads with an average rating of 4.2 stars based on 2M reviews.

5. MadLipz


If we want to switch from dubbing popular dialogs to viral videos, MadLipz is your best alternative.

You will find hilarious bite-sized parodies trending on different categories. You can dub them or can create your original meme by taking inspiration from the popular global community of creators.

With millions of ready-to-go clips, you can create a fresh voiceover using multiple character filters available on the platform. What’s more? You can add captions for a no-sound viewing experience too.

6. InShot


Trending in the top 10 Video making applications on Google Store, InShot would be your ideal bet to professional video making. With more than 100 Million downloads, it stands at 4.8 stars based on 6M+ happy user votes.

It powers you to totally customize your video like a pro with songs, captions, and filters with a beginner-friendly approach. You can slow down or fast-pace videos and edit photos with stylish collage layouts to create a masterpiece.

The biggest plus point is its vast music library which is free for all users. You can adjust the ratio and background of your content to perfectly fit for Instagram, IGTV, YouTube, and Facebook.


That’s it. We hope the list will help you find the perfect stage to showcase your talent without missing TikTok too much. Did we miss anything? Shout your opinions below.