The existence of gay porn sites and gay categories on regular porn sites is probably not a secret to you, but if you have never visited a gay live cam website, you are seriously missing out. Gay cam sites can help you make your fantasies come true with complete strangers, often completely for free or for a very small price. Here is everything you need to know about the top gay cam sites the internet has to offer.

Top 5 Gay Cam Sites

Editor’s Choice: CameraBoys

CameraBoys is one of the leading gay cam sites where you can find over 100 live performers whenever you log into the site. The database of performers on CameraBoys is rather big for a gay webcam site, but what’s even more important, it is very diverse. You can find guys of different ethnicities, with different body types, kinks, and types of performances on CameraBoys. There are even some gay couple performances if you want to try a completely new gay cam experience.

Like many cam sites, CameraBoys works on a credit basis. You can enjoy a few shows for free but if you want to direct the action in a public show or get the performer to cam for you exclusively in a private show, you will need to pay. Most models on the site charge between $0.99 to $2.99 per minute of their cam shows, and you can also show your appreciation by sending a virtual gift in credits.

Pros:

  • Strong reputation
  • Amazing variety of models
  • Different options for different budgets

Cons:

  • Private messages are a paid feature
  • No mobile apps

Jizz Roulette

When you first visit Jizz Roulette, it looks like one of those webcam sites where you turn on your webcam and get connected to a stranger, much like ChatRoulette and similar services. However, upon closer look, Jizz Roulette turns out to be a rather generic live gay sex site, albeit a very good one. On Jiss Roulette, you get to watch hot performers, usually male, play with themselves on camera.

The site is well-designed and very easy to navigate, but what we particularly liked about Jizz Roulette is its diversity of models. There are some US and European performers, but there are lots of truly wild models from Latin America and Eastern Europe. Many shows on the site are available for free, but you can always tip the model or take them for a private show. There are also Gold shows, where you share the cost of a private show with several other viewers.

Pros:

  • Intuitive design
  • Lots of free shows
  • Good-looking, active performers

Cons:

  • No mobile apps
  • Some models speak little to no English

Chaturbate/Male

Chaturbate is one of the world’s most famous webcam platforms, and while its most popular section is female models, male performers also enjoy a lot of attention on Chaturbate. Chaturbate does not sugarcoat anything: as soon as you visit the site and click to reveal male models, you will see lots of nudity and explicit images. What’s particularly great about Chaturbate’s male gay cameras is that there are not only hundreds of individual performers, but also numerous couples.

On Chaturbate, you can use the search or the list of tags to find exactly what you are looking for. Underneath each show, you can see how long the performer has been live — it can be helpful if you want to know if the model is close to the finish line. Most of the shows on Chaturbate are public and free, but tipping the performer is obviously encouraged. There are also private shows where you can enjoy hot gay cam to cam action.

Pros:

  • Amazing selection of models
  • Willing to please performers
  • Easy to use website

Cons:

  • Private shows can get expensive
  • No mobile apps

Cam4

Cam4 is another name that is impossible to miss if you have any interest in the world of adult webcams. Like Chaturbate, Cam4 is primarily known among the straight audience, but its Cam4’s selection of male performers that made the site a true legend among gay viewers. Cam4 not only has an incredible number and range of performers, but also a few unique features that make the site stand out — most importantly, its VR webcam technology.

Each performer on Cam4 has a personal profile, where you can find out where he’s from and how old he is. In every profile, the performers also specify whether they are gay or bisexual — this can be very important to some viewers. There are lots of live gay sex cams on Cam4 that you can watch for free, and the chat rooms on the site look very active, with viewers not being afraid to reach out and performers taking the time to respond to them.

Pros:

  • Impressive range of models
  • Numerous shows offered for free
  • Lots of options for any budget

Cons:

  • Dated site design
  • Not all models speak English

ChatRandom

ChatRandom is an adult webcam site that effortlessly stands out from the rest. Essentially, this site functions similarly to ChatRoulette and other apps where you need your webcam and microphone, as well as fast internet access. As soon as you visit the site and choose your preferred category of chat partners, you are connected to a random stranger who lives in a different part of the world.

ChatRandom can be so unpredictable that it’s completely impossible to describe its audience or even know what you can expect from your experience. What we do know is that only the most adventurous and dating people use services like ChatRandom. Originally, the site was launched for casual conversations and the thrill of meeting a stranger, but, understandably, the nature of the site then moved to explicit images and discussions — exactly what you may need.

Pros:

  • Lots of users from around the world
  • Both iOS and Android apps available
  • Exciting and relaxed atmosphere

Cons:

  • Not all users mean well
  • The website lacks functionality

Why Do Gay Men Prefer Live Cam Sites Instead of Watching Porn?

When you have millions of porn videos available within a few clicks and usually for free, the decision to go for gay cam sites may not be the first thing that jumps to your mind. However, more and more men all over the world have been ditching porn sites in favor of live gay sex cams for three main reasons:

  • With webcam shows, you can make your fantasies come alive. No matter what kind of a man or what kind of a kink you had in mind, you can easily find a gay cam performer who is not only willing to do it for you, but will also put his heart and soul into making sure he meets your needs.
  • Gay cams are more personable. When you are watching porn, usually all you see is genitalia. Porn can be great for instant gratification, but sometimes you want something a little more special. This is where gay cam chats or even gay cam to cam shows come in handy — that way, you can put on your own little show.
  • The next best thing to real intimacy. Of course, nothing can be a real substitute for a genuine intimate encounter between two individuals. However, when you can’t do that for any reason, you can get a nearly the same experience with gay cams, while porn will never give you that same sense of intimacy.

Pricing on Gay Cam Sites

Most live gay sex sites allow you to watch some shows for free, but you cannot interact with the models or direct actions in live shows unless you become a paying user. Different gay cam sites have different payment options for their users, but in most cases, you will pay for the services using the in-site currency — tokens or credits.

Tokens and credits can be usually bought in packages and spend on sending virtual gifts to the performer or tipping them, joining their fan club, accessing nude photos and videos in their profiles, and, of course, paying for private shows where you get to be one on one with the performer.

Some gay live cam sites also offer membership packages. In some cases, you need to pay for a membership separately, but usually, a free membership comes after you spend a certain amount of money on the site. A membership gives you a few additional options, such as private messaging with the performers or getting notifications when your favorite performer is on.

The prices on cam sites can differ greatly, but on average, a minute of a private show will cost you anywhere from $0.99 to $5.99. The price can depend not only on the site, but also on the member’s experience, ranking, and type of shows. For example, true private shows, where no one else can enter the chat room, are usually more expensive than regular private shows. The size of tips is not regulated by any rules and you can give as many or as little tokens or credits to the performer as you wish.

Safety and Privacy

Enjoying gay cameras online can be an amazing experience, but it’s also a sensitive issue for many viewers, so you want to know your privacy is protected. Here are some ways to ensure you have a safe gay cam journey:

  • Be wary of the site asking for too much of your personal information. Ideally, you only need to enter your username and password. Some gay cam sites don’t even ask for your email, but entering your email allows you to recover the account in case anything happens. If the site wants to know your real name, where you live, or asks for your credit card details simply to create your account, it means the service will have too much of your private data.
  • Check the safety tips and information. The most reputable paid and free gay cams have full guides on how they maintain the privacy of their users, as well as tips for the members on how to protect their identity online. Check those sections of the site to make sure the gay cam site of your choice truly has your back.
  • Look for billing information. If you decide to spend money on gay cams and there is someone in your household has access to your banking details, you probably don’t want them to see a recent purchase of credits on what is clearly a gay cam site. That is why the site should record your purchase under a neutral name instead of the actual site name.