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

    6
    389 votes
    • PROS: Tabbed browsing, Download manager, Free and fast
    • CONS: Ugly display
  • Internet Download Manager

    6.29.2.1

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    IDM manages and accelerates downloads, updated for Windows 10

    7
    12346 votes
    • PROS: Download scheduling, Integrates with most browsers, Very simple to use
    • CONS: The interface is really ugly
  • Free Download Manager

    5.1.33

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Efficiently manage your downloads

    7
    3374 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

    7
    656 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

    7
    1121 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

    6
    2651 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
  • Folx

    5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Comprehensive download manager for Mac

    8
    171 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
  • Download Ninja

    1.0.2.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Software for Data Lovers

    7
    47 votes
    • PROS: Free to download and use, Easy to get to grips with,
    • CONS: Can be difficult to use on a tablet, Some downloads may be slow
  • Download Accelerator Manager

    4.5.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Compact, efficient internet downloads

    7
    132 votes
    • PROS: Good internet integration, Proxy access, Excellent configuration options
    • CONS: Looks old fashioned, Not much help
  • FreeRapid Downloader

    u1 0.86

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Administer Rapidshare and Megaupload files in one app

    6
    50 votes
    • PROS: Works with several sites, Monitors clipboard
    • CONS: Only downloads files one at a time
  • Free Download Manager

    1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free software to download and convert files

    10
    1 vote
    • 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.
  • Microsoft Download Manager

    1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Microsoft's download manager

    7
    61 votes
    • GigaGet

      1.0.0.23

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Excellent free download manager software

      7
      115 votes
      • UC Browser

        7.8.0.95

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Pocket PC
        Symbian

        Slick, feature-rich mobile Web browser

        6
        1840 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
      • Download Manager

        3.9

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

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

        7
        83 votes
        • FlashGet Portable

          1.9.6.1073

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Portable version of the impressive FlashGet download manager

          6
          15 votes
          • IDM Backup Manager

            1.0.0.0

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Backup files from Internet Download Manager

            7
            99 votes
            • PROS: Backups IDM, Generates backup reports, Profile conversion support
            • CONS: Tricky to use for the first time
          • Download Accelerator Plus

            2.1

            License
            try Download
            Platform
            Mac

            A popular download manager

            6
            12 votes
            • PROS: Significantly increase download speed, Schedule and queue downloads, Automatically categorized downloads
            • CONS: Not as good as the Windows version, Clipboard recognition buggy
          • Rapidshare Auto Downloader

            4.1

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Manager to automate Rapidshare downloads

            6
            21 votes
            • Fresh Download

              8.73

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Compact, easy to use and free download manager

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