Download Free Os Utilities - Best Software & Apps

  • Google Play Services

    Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Powerful Google service that enhances your app experience

    7
    251 votes
    • PROS: Allows for improved app experiences, Saves you updating the Android OS often, Avoids problems of fragmentation of the OS, Without it Google services won't work!
    • CONS: Could drain your battery
  • ISO to USB

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Make your USB drive bootable

    7
    156 votes
    • PROS: Quick formatting, Simple to use interface, Makes OS installs quicker than using a DVD
    • CONS: Froze our system while creating bootable ISO, No partitioner included
  • Andy OS

    0.44

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Experience the magic of Android on your PC!

    6
    687 votes
    • PROS: Offers the full Android interface, Lets you use your phone as a remote control, Supports push notifications, Customizable, App syncs with your mobile device
    • CONS: We experienced some glitches , Doesn't preload with Android KitKat
  • OS X Lion

    Update 10.7.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Update to Mac OS X 10.7.5

    6
    639 votes
    • PROS: Resolves many bugs and issues, Includes latest Safari update
    • CONS: Large file size
  • VMware Player

    12.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Run a totally independent virtual PC in your computer

    7
    234 votes
    • PROS: Test a new OS and new software without risks, Easy to set up and run, Can easily share data with the host system, Lets you create virtual machines
    • CONS: High system requirements
  • Mac OS X 10.5.6

    10.5.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Mac OS X 10.5.6 combo update

    7
    429 votes
    • PROS: Fixes problems and bugs with many apps
    • CONS: None
  • Remix OS Player

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Play Android games on your PC

    7
    5 votes
    • PROS: Run Android games on the latest version of Android OS, on your PC, Map unlimited buttons to controls in the game
    • CONS: May not run with all games out of box
  • VirtualBox

    5.0.16

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Run a virtual machine with a different OS inside of your PC

    7
    378 votes
    • PROS: Easy installation, Offers many of the same features common to commercial packages, Excellent folder sharing and USB support
    • CONS: Doesn't support drag and drop, Lacks advanced features of commercial packages
  • DOSBox

    0.74

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Run MS-DOS classics without hassle

    6
    281 votes
    • PROS: Lots of games available, Can run any DOS application
    • CONS: Need to be familiar with DOS
  • Google Chromium OS

    (32516) 4.0.253.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Web-based operating system developed by Google

    7
    536 votes
    • PROS: Completely different from other OS, No learning curve: it's all a web browser, Takes seconds to boot, Perfect OS for netbooks
    • CONS: Only available as source code at the moment, Very early stage of development
  • Magican

    1.4.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Poorly translated but slick cleaner and optimizer

    7
    84 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use , Good selection of functions, Analises, optimises and maintains OS X, Uninstalls applications, Monitors which apps are using the net, Removes unnecessary files , Slick interface
    • CONS: Poorly translated , Requests e-mail address, Some doubts over credibility
  • Mac App Store

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Apple's dedicated Mac App Store

    6
    284 votes
    • PROS: Integrated with OS X, Brings iPhones style application downloads to Mac, Very fast installations
    • CONS: Sometimes screenshots are limited, No staff reviews
  • Windows 8.1 August Update

    (Update 2) KB2919355

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Update 2 to Windows 8.1? It's called the August update

    8
    7 votes
    • PROS: Bug fixes, Minor improvements to the OS
    • CONS: Nothing revolutionary
  • MacClean

    3.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    A Brand-new yet Free OS Cleaning App that Keeps All Your Macs Light and Fast

    3
    10 votes
    • Apple X11

      2.6.5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Launch hundreds of X11 programs on Mac OS X

      7
      125 votes
      • PROS: Based on the XFree86 project and features the most important X11 components
      • CONS: Very difficult for beginners to get to grips with
    • Shift It

      1.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Manage open windows in Mac OS X

      8
      34 votes
      • PROS: Great way to manage windows in OS X, Shifts windows instantly, Keyboard shortcuts
      • CONS: No way to setup mouse gestures
    • Chrome OS Linux

      1.9.1077_

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Fast and lightweight operating system built around Google Chrome web browser

      7
      103 votes
      • PROS: The best web browser, blazing fast and secure
      • CONS: Some hardware may not be fully supported
    • Mac OS X 10.6.7

      Update 10.6.7

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Mac OS X 10.6.7

      6
      103 votes
      • PROS: Improves reliability of Back to My Mac, Resolves SMB transfer issue, Fixes Mac App Store bugs
      • CONS: None
    • Mac OS X 10.6.8 Update

      1.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Update Snow Leopard to 10.6.8

      4
      129 votes
      • PROS: Fixes security problems, Removes MacDefender
      • CONS: Doesn't add any new features
    • Firefox OS Simulator

      4.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Test Mozilla's mobile operating system within Firefox

      6
      50 votes
      • PROS: Fully functional Firefox OS simulation, Relatively stable for an experimental build, Speedy performance
      • CONS: Large download, Can't take screenshots
    Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
    #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
    110.5.64296.7Mac
    2(32516) 4.0.253.05366.6Windows, Mac
    35.0.163786.5Windows
    40.446876.4Windows, Mac
    5Update 10.7.56395.9Mac