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narwhal is a simple application to browse all of reddit. All of these features were designed from the ground up specifically for iOS 8:
Category Price Seller Device
News Free Rick Harrison iPhone, iPad, iPod

- View any and all subreddits
- A seamless experience to see a link and its comments at the same time
- Voting on posts and comments through a simple swipe
- Hide and save links to your reddit account
- Add new posts to your favorite subreddit
- View all of your orangereds
- What are you waiting for!? It’s free, go ahead and download!


One of my most-used apps

Great app. I enjoy the gesture-based navigation. However, there seems to be a bug with one of the gestures right now, where the “swipe from right” gesture doesn’t work while the scroll bar is visible on the screen. It’s actually quite an annoying bug, since I use that gesture so much. If I hadn’t been using this app for so long already (with all my preferred options, etc) I might choose another app for my reddit usage solely based on that.


Nothing explains how to use this app and I can’t figure it out. It’s not remotely intuitive. Tapping and long pressing both collapse comments, swiping opens the sidebar, so how do I upvote? The UI is terrible.

Was awesome but has fallen behind

I switched to iOS in 2017 and Narwhal was awesome then. I needed a ‘reddit is fun’ android replacement and it fit the bill. I reddited a lot (probably too much) then and I loved the app. However, recently I have found that more and more often there are bugs. Other reddit browsers don’t experience the same bugs. - imgur links to albums don’t work as intended - emoji don’t always appear, leaving comments to show as blank - new reddit awards do not appear on posts I’m too lazy to find a different one but honestly I don’t want to. I enjoy this app and I want it to do everything just a little better.

Imgur no longer works

Can’t view images or upload. App was ok but now it’s just broken.

The app is good but advertising is a security risk.

Advertisers have recently found a way to hijack the iOS background audio player to queue up 2 hour unstoppable loops of “live cam site” audio Horrifically embarrassing if you’re in a work meeting....but also likely a hacking risk via ads.

Reader view

No reader view = garbage

used to love it.

i loved this app for years and used it religiously, but lately it’s become too difficult. gifs with audio should be pretty standard by now but narhwal doesn’t play them in-app. the video player is constantly breaking and glitching out, right now it won’t play any audio with videos. the version history shows only occasional bug fix updates, but this app desperately needs a rebuild (as was teased 2 years ago) and new feature set in order to stay relevant to what’s actually happening on reddit. i would love to come back if a true new version ever ends up releasing but until then, i’m switching to Apollo.

Redgifs don’t play
el duderino

Read the subject. With the change in allowable content on gif hosting sites, redgifs aren’t loading in the app. FYI.

Drains battery running in background

Had to uninstall after I noticed it’s running 3+ hours in the background when my screen activity is only 42 minutes. Took 15% of my battery life too.

App is ruined thanks to ads

This app used to be amazing - the BEST iPhone app for Reddit by leagues. Ads were dispersed among posts, but whatever no big deal. Recent updates have made it terrible because the ads now cover your entire screen occasionally, making you hit the little X at the top AND/OR start auto-playing audio ads, like which just happened to me when a freaking “Free Private Cams” website started playing at work. Stop bombarding people with stupid ads and maybe this app will be the gold standard again. Right now it’s just another crappy Reddit app that constantly annoys you with ads until you buy their app.

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