Download Adobe Air - Best Software & Apps

  • Microsoft Silverlight

    5.1.40416.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Microsoft's answer to Adobe Air

    6
    261 votes
    • PROS: Lightweight plug-in, Streams high resolution and HD video, Smooth streaming support
    • CONS: No support Flash or AAC content, Streams can take some time to start, Inferior to Adobe Air
  • Adobe Air

    15.0.0.293

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    Build and deploy rich web apps on your desktop

    6
    126 votes
    • PROS: Smooth animations, Access to loads of original web apps, Uses up little memory
    • CONS: Quality of AIR-based apps may vary
  • Microsoft Silverlight

    5.1.20125.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Microsoft's answer to Adobe Air

    2
    289 votes
    • PROS: Lightweight plug-in, Streams high resolution and HD video, Smooth streaming support
    • CONS: No support for Flash or AAC content, Prone to bugs on Mac, Streams can take some time to start
  • Sumo Paint Air

    3.6.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A great image editor that runs on Adobe AIR

    6
    82 votes
    • PROS: Very comprehensive image editor, Supports layers, Good amount of editing options, Create your own images
    • CONS: Takes times to learn all the features, Not as many filters as professional programs
  • Adobe Flex Builder

    4.5

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The development environment for Flash and AIR applications

    6
    47 votes
    • Snippage

      Beta 1.0 R12

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Create desktop widgets with the contents of any website

      7
      9 votes
      • PROS: Easy to use, Works with any website, Can update contents automatically
      • CONS: Widget creation is a bit clunky
    • TiltShift Generator

      1.0.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Easy tiltshift generator app

      7
      20 votes
      • PROS: Very easy to use, Real-time preview, You can adjust the effect
      • CONS: Doesn't work well with large photos
    • DestroyTwitter

      Beta 1.7.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Sleek Adobe AIR desktop client for Twitter

      6
      11 votes
      • PROS: Attractive design, Tabbed interface
      • CONS: System tray icon could be more useful, You can't define a custom refresh interval
    • You Need A Budget (YNAB)

      3.2.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      Windows
      Mac
      iPhone

      A free app for Android, by You Need A Budget

      -
      No votes yet
      • Finetune Desktop

        1.0.7

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Listen to your favourite artist on the net with Finetune

        9
        15 votes
        • PROS: Helps you find music you like, Based on Adobe AIR
        • CONS: Doesn't have a big user community
      • JustResizeIt!

        1.0.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac
        Windows

        No-fuss, Adobe Air-based image resizer

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Easy to use, Dimensions can be changed to your choosing, Boxes can be color coded for easy recognition
        • CONS: No editing options, Requires Adobe Air
      • Colabolo

        Beta 5

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Slick project manager based on Adobe Air

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Very easy to use with guided tips all the way, Allows you to create as many project as you want, Adding team members is easy, Free to use in beta stage
        • CONS: Lacks advanced project management features, Will require payment to use in the future
      • ReadAir

        0.31

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac
        Windows

        Google Reader on your desktop in Adobe Air

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Offers most options available in Google Reader, Syncs automatically with your account,
        • CONS: Doesn't allow you to access configuration options, Only supports one account, Interface could have been more elegant
      Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
      #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
      115.0.0.2931266.3Windows, Android, Mac
      24.5476.2Windows
      35.1.40416.02615.8Windows
      43.6.5825.7Windows
      55.1.20125.02892.1Mac