Download Optimization - Best Software & Apps

  • DriverPack Solution Online

    1.0.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A one-stop solution?

    7
    664 votes
    • PROS: It did update our drivers, Provided easy access to optimization options
    • CONS: Problems while installing drivers could cause bigger issues for some, Optimization features are standard in Windows
  • 360 Security - Antivirus

    3.4.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Protect your mobile device with 360 Security

    7
    116 votes
    • PROS: Very attractive user interface, Fast and simple to use, Includes lots of free optimization tools
    • CONS: No data monitor option
  • Nvidia GeForce Shadowplay

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Nvidia GeForce Shadowplay records the games you have already experienced

    5
    184 votes
    • PROS: Record the most recent minutes, Great optimization
    • CONS: Unstable, Few configuration options
  • CamScanner

    3.4.0.20140624

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    Platform
    Android
    iPhone

    Turn your Android phone or tablet into a scanner

    8
    16 votes
    • PROS: Converts to PDF, Good quality scanning, Good options for optimization, Documents can be tagged
    • CONS: Nothing to note
  • Aperture

    3.6

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    Platform
    Mac

    A better way to refine your images

    7
    91 votes
    • PROS: Nice, easy-to-use interface, Support for facial recognition, Support for geolocation, Great photo optimization tools, iCloud photo sharing integration, Support for iOS filters
    • CONS: Uncomfortable controls, Places feature doen't work properly
  • Photo Pos Pro

    3.10

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Great graphic editor packed with functions

    7
    329 votes
    • PROS: Great array of editing and drawing tools, Support for layers and special effects, Optimization tools
    • CONS: Not very intuitive interface
  • SlimCleaner

    4.0.30878

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Community-supported PC cleaning and optimization

    5
    104 votes
    • PROS: Thorough, accurate system cleaner, Based on community knowledge, Includes app uninstaller and data shredder
    • CONS: Many items don't have a rating yet, Few configuration options
  • Norton Utilities

    16.0.0.126

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    Platform
    Windows

    Lightning-fast optimization suite from the utilities veteran

    6
    95 votes
    • PROS: All the processes are really quick, Indicates level of severity for problems, Real time registry monitor
    • CONS: The control panel takes you to the normal Windows panel, The disk defragmentation tool is taken from Windows too
  • PC Tune-Up

    3.3.0.0

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Fuss free registry cleaning and optimization

    8
    16 votes
    • PROS: Great step by step process, Fast, No irritations
    • CONS: Registry errors aren't well enough explained
  • Auslogics Disk Defrag Portable

    3.3.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Fast, efficient free defrag tool you can take anywhere

    5
    16 votes
    • PROS: Quick, efficient analysis, Defragmentation and optimization, No installation required, Real-time defragmentation, Lets you defragment specific files
    • CONS: Lacks some features that the desktop version has
  • SlimComputer

    1.1.4130

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Optimize your computer with the help of other users

    6
    8 votes
    • PROS: Based on community knowledge, Nicely designed interface, Includes several tool for system optimization
    • CONS: Many items don't have a rating yet
  • Game Fire

    5.1.1090.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A tool that tries to improve your PC's performance

    7
    155 votes
    • PROS: Once click resource optimization, Create your, Includes defragmentation tool
    • CONS: Results aren't always noticeable
  • System Mechanic

    Pro 16

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    An excellent set of system maintenance tools

    8
    76 votes
    • PROS: Complete set of optimization tools, Very easy to use, Nice looking interface
    • CONS: Installation can be lengthy if you have incompatible programs
  • AusLogics BoostSpeed

    9.0.0.0

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    Platform
    Windows

    Speed up your PC with this optimization software

    6
    101 votes
    • PROS: Can help speed up a slow machine, Lots of tweaking options
    • CONS: Doesn't make a huge difference to machine speed
  • PCKeeper Live

    2.2.1638

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    A complete pack of PC maintenance and optimization tools

    8
    434 votes
    • PROS: Nice interface design, Complete set of maintenance and optimization tools, Mark frequently used tools as Favorites
    • CONS: Some functions require a user account, No documentation
  • Ashampoo WinOptimizer

    14.00.02

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    The ultimate Windows clean-up and optimization tool

    8
    139 votes
    • PROS: Nice interface design, Easy to use, Includes many tools, neatly organized
    • CONS: Favorites cannot be customized
  • DxO Optics Pro

    8.3.1

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    Powerful image enhancer

    6
    18 votes
    • PROS: Handles lots of cameras and lenses, Advanced optimization features, Well structured interface
    • CONS: Lengthy installation process
  • Glamour Filter

    1.1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Make your model photos look glamourous

    7
    39 votes
    • PROS: Step-by-step picture optimization
    • CONS: It doesn’t add anything you couldn’t do with any graphics editor, Not particularly exciting results
  • RIOT Portable

    0.4.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Reduce photo size without losing image quality

    7
    13 votes
    • PROS: Various optimization options, Several algorithms available to change resolution, Works with many different graphic formats, Excellent compression results, You can preview results in real time
    • CONS: You can't save settings for later use, Doesn't prompt you to save before closing the app
  • Rising PC Doctor

    6.0.5.45

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A pack of system maintenance and optimization tools

    8
    5 votes
    • PROS: Many varied tools, Nice interface design
    • CONS: Menus are not usable, No configuration options
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