Download Beta - Best Software & Apps

  • VLC media player

    2.2.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    Simply the best multi-format media player

    7
    30019 votes
    • PROS: Supports a wide range of formats, Good hotkey support, Easy to use, Very flexible and lightweight, Integration with web channel streaming services, Improved interface in version 2, More format support in version 2, Plays BluRay and HD
    • CONS: User interface is quite basic, User interface slicker in Mac version
  • TeamViewer 8

    Beta 8.0.15959.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The most recent beta test of TeamViewer

    6
    179 votes
    • PROS: Remote control file transfer, Shared use of groups, Integration with Outlook, Simplified remote printing, New management console
    • CONS: Less stable than normal, Variable image quality
  • Google Chrome

    1.3.33.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Try Chrome's latest features in this Beta version

    7
    2124 votes
    • PROS: Gives you early access to new features, Offers the same functionality as the stable version, Security improvements, Speech recognition API
    • CONS: Not a stable version: it may contain bugs
  • Spotify

    1.0.13

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    iPhone
    Mac
    Windows Phone
    Web Apps

    Find, share and enjoy your favorite music online

    7
    373 votes
    • PROS: New iPod sync and MP3 download features, Organize your music in customizable playlists, Share collaborative playlists with friends, Streaming radio with filters, Social features: friend list, Facebook connect, Import your MP3 files into the program
    • CONS: You'll have to put up with ads in the Free version, Individual songs can only be paid with credit card, Some songs are not available for download
  • Mozilla Firefox

    Beta 9 40.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Test the beta version of Firefox

    8
    225 votes
    • PROS: Stable for a beta, Quicker performance, Option to only load secured items on a page
    • CONS: More prone to crash than stable version, Slower scrolling in Gmail
  • uTorrent Beta

    (µTorrent) 3.4.2.31645

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Free beta torrent software

    7
    516 votes
    • PROS: Free download , New features
    • CONS: Unstable , Little explanation of new features
  • Opera Browser Beta

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Elegant and fast web browser for Android

    7
    14 votes
    • PROS: Smart Speed Dial section, Loads pages very quickly in Off-Road mode, Slick tabbed browsing integration, Quick access to your browsing history, Offers recommended content on start page, Attractive user interface
    • CONS: No progress bar, Doesn't support Flash
  • Forza Motorsport 6: Apex (Beta)

    1.3.12.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Live the adreline!

    8
    8 votes
    • PROS: The first time Forza game has been developed for the PC, 60 plus cars available to play on six world famous courses, Incredible graphics utilizing DirectX 12 to deliver stunning 4K visuals on highest settings
    • CONS: High end graphics require a high performance gaming machine with an Xbox controller to control the game, Recommended settings for playing are extensive
  • Remove Watermark

    0.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Eliminate water marks from Windows 7 beta and RC

    5
    55 votes
    • Pinterest BETA

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows Phone

      Keep all your favorites in your pocket with Pinterest for Windows Phone

      -
      No votes yet
      • PROS: Easy to use, Simultaneous sharing on social networks,
      • CONS: Fewer functions than the iOS and Android versions, Loading times a bit slow, No editing options
    • Facebook Beta

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows Phone

      Be the first to try new features in this Facebook Beta app

      8
      13 votes
      • PROS: Great design, Lets Facebook customize your lock screen, Runs quickly, Supports live tile updating, Lets you pin Facebook pages to start screen
      • CONS: Notifications don't work well at present, Chat features aren't very advanced
    • Telegram Messenger Beta

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows Phone

      Fast and secure messaging app

      3
      7 votes
      • PROS: Supports group chats, Share videos up to 1GB, Send batches of photos, "Snapchat" style Secret Chat, Higher level of privacy compared to WhatsApp
      • CONS: Encryption standard used isn't specified, No voice messaging, Small user base compared to WhatsApp, Not an official app
    • Chrome Beta

      55.0.2883.18

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Experience the Chrome test bed

      6
      15 votes
      • PROS: Preview updates, See new features
      • CONS: Not for every day usage
    • Korean Hangul Keyboard (Beta)

      varies-with-device

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      A free utilities & tools app for Android, by Notes

      -
      No votes yet
      • Phantom Forces Beta

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A game for people who want powerful action

        6
        6 votes
        • PROS: Plenty of action, It is about fun rather than skill, The sound effects are powerful
        • CONS: It can become repetitive over time, Some weapons will kill you with just two shots, Acquiring powerful weapons is difficult
      • Ylands

        1.0

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A Sandbox Game that Would Only Get Better With Time

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Multiple themes and other customisations, Beta access indicates the developers are open to user feedback
        • CONS: Game is still in development stage, Development would require time until 2017
      • Firefox Beta

        29.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android
        Mac

        Test new features in Firefox

        7
        7 votes
        • PROS: Test new features, Collaboration with Mozilla for a better browser
        • CONS: Lots of bugs are possible
      • Audio Rocket Beta

        1.02012017

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android

        A free program for android

        -
        No votes yet
        • Firefox Aurora

          a2 26.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android
          Windows
          Mac

          Try the latest pre-beta build of Firefox for Android

          5
          7 votes
          • PROS: Beautiful interface, Syncs all of your settings and apps, Preview of the Firefox Marketplace
          • CONS: Laggy performance, Buggy, Limited app selection
        • JDownloader

          Beta 2.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Mac

          The beta version of the new JDownloader

          6
          5 votes
          • PROS: Modern interface, More organized, Supports more services and sites, Integrated with web browsers
          • CONS: Beta has various bugs
        Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
        #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
        1Beta 9 40.02257.5Windows
        21.3.33.721247.2Windows, Mac
        32.2.6300197.2Windows, Android, Mac, iPhone
        4(µTorrent) 3.4.2.316455167Windows, Mac
        51.0.133736.5Windows, iPhone, Mac, Windows Phone