Download Rar Files - Best Software & Apps

  • UnRarX

    2.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Unzip RAR files on Mac with this WinRAR style extractor

    6
    567 votes
    • PROS: Unzips RAR files easily just like WinRAR, Unzips files quickly, Works on older Macs
    • CONS: Doesn't create RAR archives
  • RAR to ZIP Converter

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Convert your RAR files to ZIP

    5
    99 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 File Open Knife

    7.00

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Super-fast application for RAR files

    8
    203 votes
    • PROS: Unpacks files very quickly, Simple to use
    • CONS: Lacking options, Not attractive
  • RAR Opener

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Simplify compressed files

    9
    18 votes
    • PROS: Lightweight program that's free and that works, Works with a variety of compression formats including RAR, .Zip and .7Z and .Tar
    • CONS: Small program, doesn't include advanced features.
  • RarZilla Free Unrar

    7.00

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An alternative way to decompress RAR files

    8
    129 votes
    • PROS: Integrates into Windows shell, Unzips rapidly, Allows you to set passwords
    • CONS: Password prompt is annoying
  • Advanced RAR Repair

    2.1

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The solution to RAR files that refuse to decompress

    5
    146 votes
    • PROS: Effective in most cases, Easy to use, Portable
    • CONS: Like any solution, it is not 100% foolproof
  • RAR Extractor Free

    5.2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Free Program to Quickly Extract RAR Files

    5
    18 votes
    • PROS: It is now possible to perform a batch extraction in the event that numerous RAR files are present., Users will not have to pay to install this program.
    • CONS: There are still issues when decompressing certain files., This version cannot be used with smartphones or tablets.
  • RAR Expander

    Beta 4 0.8.5

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Extract RAR files for free

    6
    252 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
  • Appnimi RAR Password Unlocker

    2.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Crack that RAR password in just a few clicks

    6
    44 votes
    • PROS: Directly extracts the protected files , Useful if you forget the password
    • CONS: Long passwords might take a while to analyze
  • RAR for Android

    5.40.build41

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    The king of compressed files

    8
    18 votes
    • PROS: Official application, Excellent compression ratio, Supports the major formats, Integrated with antivirus, Supports the major formats
    • CONS: Interface could be improved
  • iZip

    (Zip Unzip Unrar Tool) 8.32

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    iPhone
    Mac

    ZIP file management on iPhone/iPad

    6
    15 votes
    • WinRAR Unlock

      1.0.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Unlock password-protected RAR files

      5
      277 votes
      • VLC RAR-Loader

        1.3

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Play RAR or ZIP files in VLC Media Player

        6
        13 votes
        • PROS: Allows VLC to instantly play RAR and ZIP files, Drag and drop files into VLC, Saves time
        • CONS: Doesn't work with password protected files
      • RarMachine

        2.0

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Easy-to-use RAR archiver

        4
        13 votes
        • PROS: Handles RAR files in Mac OS with ease, Integrated into Finder, Easy to use interface
        • CONS: Doesn't compress batches of files
      • Extractor for ZIP and RAR

        1.0.0.30

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        For packing and unpacking your files!

        10
        5 votes
        • Media Locker:Hide Pictures & Videos

          Varies with device

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Free Application to Protect Media Files with an Encrypted Password

          -
          No votes yet
          • PROS: Additional file formats such as PPT, TXT and RAR are supported, There is no charge to download and install this application
          • CONS: Users have complained that the number of characters allowed within a password is too low, There can be times when the package crashes during an export
        • 7Zip Opener

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          All purpose app for compressed files

          5
          2 votes
          • PROS: Compatible with a number of compression formats like 7Zip, Rar, Tar and Zip , Lightweight, takes up very little space
          • CONS: Only decompresses, no compression options.
        • RAR Repair Tool

          4.0.1

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Repair damaged RAR files

          5
          73 votes
          • Remo Repair RAR

            2.0.0.18

            License
            buy Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Repairing damaged RAR files is now easy with Remo Repair RAR software

            8
            12 votes
            • Unrar Extract and Recover

              4.5

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Recover compressed content divided into multiple RAR files

              6
              62 votes
              Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
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              17.002037.5Windows
              22.25676.2Mac
              3Beta 4 0.8.52525.7Mac
              42.11465.4Windows
              51.0.02774.6Windows