Download Speed Internet - Best Software & Apps

  • Opera Mini

    35

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows Phone
    iPhone
    Pocket PC
    Java

    Fast and lightweight web browser for Android

    6
    479 votes
    • PROS: Fast performance, Lots of options, Address bar autocomplete, Good support for older OSs and lower-end devices
    • CONS: No support for add-ons, No HTML5 or Flash support
  • 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
  • Network Speed Test

    1.0.0.23

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Check the speed of your internet connection

    6
    8 votes
    • PROS: Measures the connection speed, Historical analyses, Shows download / upload data and latency
    • CONS: No advanced options, Analyses not plotted over time
  • Transmission

    2.84

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Super lightweight Bittorrent client

    7
    167 votes
    • PROS: Prioritize and set stall times, Set global and per-torrent connections, Speed limit mode, Label, filter and sort by groups, Encryption, Extensive display info
    • CONS: No advanced statistics, Anonymous connections removed
  • Speedtest4free

    1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Measure your Internet connection speed & ping

    7
    75 votes
    • PROS: Save and compare Speed Test and Ping Test results
    • CONS: Needs more Test Servers
  • Deluge

    1.3.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Fast, easy, full featured BitTorrent client

    7
    45 votes
    • PROS: Clear, nicely designed interface, Very light on resources, Great transfer speed, Complete configuration menu
    • CONS: A bit unstable
  • Speedtest by Ookla for Chrome

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Software to test the speed of an Internet connection

    -
    No votes yet
    • PROS: Connection speeds are normally measured in a matter of seconds (or less)., A user-friendly display is suited for those with no prior experience.
    • CONS: This software will not diagnose any system errors., It can only work in conjunction with Google Chrome.
  • Speed Check

    4.0.9.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Free software application to test Internet connection speeds

    -
    No votes yet
    • PROS: This mobile phone application is free to download and use, All results are displayed in an intuitive and user-friendly format
    • CONS: Users will be presented with numerous in-app purchases, Older operating systems may have compatibility issues with this software bundle
  • RaceRoom The Game 2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Race at breakneck speed with players around the world

    6
    51 votes
    • PROS: Play against other internet gamers Competition mode, Offers many car models and racing circuits, Online ranking is available, Quality graphics
    • CONS: Racing physics are a little clunky, Cars don't sustain damage when hit
  • Transmission-Qt

    2.82

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An intuitive, minimalist BitTorrent client

    7
    64 votes
    • PROS: Light, clean and simple, Minimalist, easy-to-use interface, Can encrypt data, Lets you limit speed
    • CONS: No advanced configuration options
  • Speed Download

    5.4

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Mac

    One of the most powerful download managers for Mac

    7
    119 votes
    • PROS: Customizable interface and mini-controller, Advanced scheduling, Good search tool, Fast downloads,
    • CONS: Can use up a lot of RAM
  • Driving Speed

    2.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Great free racing game that can be played across the net

    7
    1224 votes
    • PROS: Superb handling and sounds, Simple to play, Can be played across internet against up to 8 others
    • CONS: Only 2 circuits
  • 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
  • Internet Speed Master

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    A free utilities & tools app for Android, by Nez droid

    -
    No votes yet
    • Speedtest.net

      2.0.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      Windows Phone
      iPhone
      Web Apps

      Check the speed of your Android's Internet connection

      -
      No votes yet
      • PROS: Measures speed connection , History functions , Intuitive Interface
      • CONS: Nothing of any note
    • iGetter

      2.9.4

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac
      Windows

      Free and multifunction downloader manager

      6
      34 votes
      • QuickSetDNS

        1.00

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Change your DNS server with one click and improve your internet speed

        7
        3 votes
        • PROS: Change your DNS, Add new DNS, Data can be exported to a .txt file
        • CONS: No advanced options, It only offers one alternative DNS (Google Public DNS)
      • Speedify Desktop

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Speed up your desktop's Internet connection

        8
        1 vote
        • PROS: Bond multiple connections like WiFi, LTE or 4G together to make one super connection, Optimize weak connection lines with packet loss and error correction technology
        • CONS: Internet line bonding requires multiple Internet connections to be present, Not a free software, subscription present
      • Fast Upload

        2.6.6.6

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        This program increases file upload speed on Internet dramatically.

        6
        40 votes
        • Turtle Speed-O-Meter

          3.0

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Test the real speed of your Internet connection

          5
          10 votes
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