Download Rar - Best Software & Apps

  • UnRarX

    2.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Unzip RAR files on Mac with this WinRAR style extractor

    6
    414 votes
    • PROS:Unzips RAR files easily just like WinRAR, Unzips files quickly, Works on older Macs
    • CONS:Doesn't create RAR archives,
  • Free Rar password unlocker

    1.2.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Software for Forgetful People

    7
    13 votes
    • PROS:Free to download and use, Packed with useful features
    • CONS:Recovering passwords can take time, Help button does not work
  • RAR

    (WinRAR for Mac) 5.10

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Simple file compressor

    4
    159 votes
    • PROS:Seamless compression resulting in low file sizes, Huge array of options and settings, Intuitive Quick-Start feature
    • CONS:No GUI - command line only, Requires purchasing a license
  • RAR to ZIP Converter

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Convert your RAR files to ZIP

    5
    71 votes
    • PROS:Transform RAR files to ZIP, Supports the use of passwords, You can define the level of compression
    • CONS:No advanced features, Doesn't support drag and drop
  • RAR Extractor Free

    5.2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Easily unzip RAR files

    7
    8 votes
    • PROS:Very easy to use, Supports multiple archives
    • CONS:Only unzips one archive at a time
  • Advanced RAR Repair

    2.1

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The solution to RAR files that refuse to decompress

    5
    65 votes
    • PROS:Effective in most cases, Easy to use, Portable
    • CONS:Like any solution, it is not 100% foolproof
  • RAR File Open Knife

    7.00

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Super-fast application for RAR files

    7
    98 votes
    • PROS:Unpacks files very quickly, Simple to use
    • CONS:Lacking options, Not attractive
  • 10 ZIP RAR Archiver

    1.1.22.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A free program for windows

    0
    1 vote
    • SimplyRAR

      1.10

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      RAR archiver with an easy-to-use interface

      6
      36 votes
      • PROS:Allows right clicking of RAR archives, Easy-to-use interface
      • CONS:Developer no longer in business so no support
    • Appnimi RAR Password Unlocker

      2.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Crack that RAR password in just a few clicks

      5
      14 votes
      • PROS:Directly extracts the protected files , Useful if you forget the password
      • CONS:Long passwords might take a while to analyze
    • Free RAR Password Recovery

      3.53

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free RAR Password Recovery

      6
      57 votes
      • RarZilla Free Unrar

        7.00

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        An alternative way to decompress RAR files

        7
        44 votes
        • PROS:Integrates into Windows shell, Unzips rapidly, Allows you to set passwords
        • CONS:Password prompt is annoying
      • Password Recovery Bundle

        3.0.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        All-in-one password recovery software for Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, Outlook, RAR, ZIP, etc...

        6
        17 votes
        • Free RAR Extract Frog

          7.00

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Free RAR Extract Frog, quirky skinnable RAR extractor

          7
          56 votes
          • PROS:Quick, free, minimal fuss, Quirky marketing sure to appeal to hipsters, Takes up very little space
          • CONS:Not exactly a skinnable app as the maker describes
        • BruteForcer

          0.9.1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Client-server application for cracking passwords

          5
          198 votes
          • PROS:Easy-to-use interface, Easy to navigate, Cracks RAR passwords
          • CONS:Doesn't come with an installer, Interface is quite plain
        • RAR Password Cracker

          4.20

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Recover RAR archive passwords

          5
          74 votes
          • PROS:Step-by-step assistant, Two recovery methods, Benchmarking function
          • CONS:Doesn't include dictionaries, Instructions not very clear
        • RAR Expander

          Beta 4 0.8.5

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Mac

          Extract RAR files for free

          5
          169 votes
          • PROS:Simple and stable, Supports single and multi part archives, Zips and unzips files
          • CONS:Limited to RAR files, Can't restore corrupted files
        • Bandizip

          5.15

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Compress and decompress Zip, Rar, 7z with fast archiving and Unicode support

          7
          124 votes
          • iZip

            (Zip Unzip Unrar Tool) 8.32

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            iPhone
            Mac

            ZIP file management on iPhone/iPad

            3
            2 votes
            • RAR for Android

              5.40.build41

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Android

              The king of compressed files

              4
              1 vote
              • PROS:Official application, Excellent compression ratio, Supports the major formats, Integrated with antivirus, Supports the major formats
              • CONS:Interface could be improved
            Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
            #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
            15.151247.3Windows
            22.24145.5Mac
            3Beta 4 0.8.51695.1Mac
            40.9.11985Windows
            5(WinRAR for Mac) 5.101594.3Mac