Download Internet Download Manager - Best Software & Apps

  • UC Browser

    10.8.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    iPhone
    Java
    Symbian

    Hit and miss browser for Android

    8
    4790 votes
    • PROS: Tabbed browsing, Download manager, Free and fast
    • CONS: Ugly display
  • Internet Download Manager

    6.30.7.1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    IDM manages and accelerates downloads, updated for Windows 10

    8
    14978 votes
    • PROS: Download scheduling, Integrates with most browsers, Very simple to use
    • CONS: The interface is really ugly
  • Free Download Manager

    5.1.34.6924

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Efficiently manage your downloads

    8
    4651 votes
    • PROS: Lots of functions, Schedule downloads
    • CONS: Unattracive, Awkward to use
  • jDownloader

    2.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Download quicker and more easily from file hosting services

    8
    5959 votes
    • PROS: Supports multiple downloads, Makes your downloads faster, Manages the accounts of various hosts, Re-assigns a new IP when needed
    • CONS: Doesn't always restore interrupted downloads
  • FlashGet

    3.7.0.1203

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A speedy download manager

    8
    3959 votes
    • PROS: Increases download speed, Download multiple files simultaneously, Monitors clipboard and web browser, Organizes downloads in categories, Support for eMule and BitTorrent files
    • CONS: Requires a separate plug-in to work with Firefox
  • eMule

    0.50a

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Search and share files with other eMule users

    8
    22866 votes
    • PROS: Intuitive search options, Very configurable , Download statistics, Lots of results
    • CONS: Doesn't support torrent files, Some fake or unsafe servers, The credit system makes the initial download much slower
  • Free Download Manager

    1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free software to download and convert files

    8
    19 votes
    • PROS: Users are not required to pay a subscription to download this bundle., It is possible to simultaneously download and convert multiple files.
    • CONS: Not as advanced as other systems., Current versions of Windows are not supported.
  • Folx

    5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Comprehensive download manager for Mac

    7
    148 votes
    • PROS: Uses multi threading for fast downloads, Allows tagging of downloads, Integrates with most browsers, Allows you to manage torrents as well
    • CONS: Bandwidth manager only available in Pro version, Suitable mainly for 'power' downloaders
  • IDM Backup Manager

    1.0.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Backup files from Internet Download Manager

    7
    50 votes
    • PROS: Backups IDM, Generates backup reports, Profile conversion support
    • CONS: Tricky to use for the first time
  • GigaGet

    1.0.0.23

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Excellent free download manager software

    7
    230 votes
    • Microsoft Download Manager

      1.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Microsoft's download manager

      7
      61 votes
      • FreeRapid Downloader

        u1 0.86

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        Administer Rapidshare and Megaupload files in one app

        8
        201 votes
        • PROS: Works with several sites, Monitors clipboard
        • CONS: Only downloads files one at a time
      • Download Accelerator Manager

        4.5.2

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Compact, efficient internet downloads

        7
        104 votes
        • PROS: Good internet integration, Proxy access, Excellent configuration options
        • CONS: Looks old fashioned, Not much help
      • FlashGet Portable

        1.9.6.1073

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Portable version of the impressive FlashGet download manager

        8
        119 votes
        • UC Browser

          7.8.0.95

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Pocket PC
          Symbian

          Slick, feature-rich mobile Web browser

          6
          1647 votes
          • PROS: Fast, Supports multiple windows, Built-in download manager, Handy search supporting multiple search engines, Home screen for quick access to favorite sites
          • CONS: Doesn't always handle images well, Lack of Help
        • Fresh Download

          8.73

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Compact, easy to use and free download manager

          7
          134 votes
          • PROS: Works across multiple browsers, Pause and restore downloads
          • CONS: Bundled zip extractor is slow
        • Rapidshare Auto Downloader

          4.1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Manager to automate Rapidshare downloads

          6
          122 votes
          • Download Manager

            3.9

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Download Manager will accelerate your downloads by up to 500%.

            7
            84 votes
            • VisualWget

              2.3

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Download manager based on Wget

              7
              5 votes
              • PROS: Clear and easy presentation of downloads, Detects downloads automatically
              • CONS: Doesn't seed downloads from alternate locations for faster downloads, Doesn't feature sounds to indicate when finished
            • Web Downloader

              1.0.7.7

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Simple and efficient download manager

              6
              11 votes
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