Download Browsing Utilities - Best Software & Apps

  • Hotspot Shield VPN & Proxy

    (Hotspot Shield VPN) Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone
    Mac

    Safe browsing for Android

    8
    142 votes
    • PROS: Good connection speed, 128-bit VPN encryption, Starts when you turn on your computer, Notification icon
    • CONS: Very annoying ads
  • Windows 10

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Windows 10 is here to change the game

    7
    6558 votes
    • PROS: Free to upgrade, Consistent across devices , A more natural, customizable experience , Spartan and Cortana allow for more natural browsing and searches
    • CONS: If your only using one device, many features will be lost on you
  • Amazon Shopping

    (Amazon Mobile) 5.6.0.100

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Browse, check prices, and more from your phone

    7
    11 votes
    • PROS: Featured products and lists make browsing easy, Quick access to Amazon Lightning deals, Useful user reviews, Ability to purchase right from your phone, Access to your Amazon account
    • CONS: No video reviews, No user submitted photos
  • UC BrowserHD

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A browser for a web that's on the move

    8
    12 votes
    • PROS: Fast browsing, Slick user interface
    • CONS: Average user experience, Lacks advanced options
  •  CM Free VPN

    1.0.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    A Fantastic Free VPN Service For Your Smartphone

    -
    No votes yet
    • PROS: Increase the security of your web browsing sessions, Fast web browsing when you consider the average speed of free VPN services,
    • CONS: If you complete VIP tasks you only get VIP credit and not permanent VIP use, The service would be far more valuable if they had more servers and IP addresses,
  • FixWin

    1.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Fix 50 specific annoyances in Vista and Windows 7

    7
    72 votes
    • PROS: Quick, easy fixes for Windows annoyances, Problems listed in different categories for better browsing, Lets you create a system restoration point
    • CONS: Only for very specific problems, No configuration options
  • PDF Viewer Plus

    1.2.3.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free PDF Viewer for Windows Devices

    -
    No votes yet
    • PROS: View and print PDF files, Helpful zooming feature for full browsing
    • CONS: Compatible with Windows 10 operating systems only, Limited amount of options available
  • Explorer++

    1.3.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    An innovative alternative to Windows Explorer

    9
    8 votes
    • PROS: Allows folder navigation with tabs, Allows virtual folder browsing, Splitting and merging of files possible
    • CONS: Doesn't go far enough in changing Windows Explorer
  • Free History Eraser

    7.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Elimiate all evidence of your web browsing

    7
    10 votes
    • Fast Browser Cleaner

      2.0.0.7

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Safe way to clean your browser(s) for fast and secure internet browsing.

      7
      13 votes
      • Qwant

        varies-with-device

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Android
        iPhone
        Web Apps

        Keep your browsing activity private with Qwant

        -
        No votes yet
        • PROS: Web content not filtered and activity not tracked, Modern design and simple layout
        • CONS: No unique features beside infinite scrolling, Main focus is privacy rather than function
      • System Purifier

        3.37

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Set of tools to keep your computer clear of useless files

        10
        2 votes
        • PROS: Removes any traces of browsing from IE, Quickly scans disk for obsolete files, Can perform tasks simultaneously, Deletes unused start-up programs
        • CONS: Internet privacy tool works mostly with IE, Doesn’t clean registry
      • PopUpCop

        2.6.0.28

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Blocks annoying popups without interfering with normal browsing

        1
        4 votes
        • ibVPN - Best VPN for Secure Browsing

          2.4.5

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          iPhone

          Simple and easy to use VPN app & IP changer! Get 15 days of unlimited VPN traffic for FREE.

          -
          No votes yet
          • Full Screen Private Browsing Web Browser

            10.2

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            iPhone

            A Free program for iPhone‚ by Savy Soda HK Limited

            -
            No votes yet
            • Snowbird

              7.0 Beta

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Lightweight, standalone file explorer

              -
              No votes yet
              • PROS: No installation required, Bookmarks for frequently used folders, Support for keyboard shortcuts and mouse gestures, Navigation breadcrumbs for easier folder browsing
              • CONS: No image preview, Basic context menu
            • QuickFolders

              2.0

              License
              try Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Did you ever thought of how much time is wasted while browsing...

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              No votes yet
              • PC SpeedBoost

                2.1.1.11

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Improve your PC's startup time, browsing speed, and overall performance speed.

                6
                10 votes
                • DigitalPro

                  3.1

                  License
                  try Download
                  Platform
                  Windows

                  DigitalPro 3 - the industry\'s only all-in-one image browsing...

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                  No votes yet
                  • cugga

                    2.1.13

                    License
                    free Download
                    Platform
                    Android

                    Cugga App Market is a unique application with its own browsing options and categories

                    10
                    2 votes
                    Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
                    #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
                    1(Hotspot Shield VPN) Varies with device1427.8Android, iPhone, Mac
                    2varies-with-device127.7Windows
                    32.0.0.7137.4Windows
                    465586.7Windows
                    51.2726.6Windows