Download Speed Internet - Best Software & Apps

  • Opera Mini

    35

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows Phone
    iPhone
    Java
    Pocket PC

    Fast and lightweight web browser for Android

    6
    719 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

    8
    3964 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
  • Transmission

    2.84

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Super lightweight Bittorrent client

    8
    376 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
  • Jc Net Meter

    1.1.1907

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Check the speed of your internet connection

    7
    70 votes
    • PROS: Light on resources, Very customizable, Measures internet speed in real time, Keeps records of downloaded data
    • CONS: Doesn't keep a record of speed rates
  • Speedtest4free

    1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Measure your Internet connection speed & ping

    9
    64 votes
    • PROS: Save and compare Speed Test and Ping Test results
    • CONS: Needs more Test Servers
  • Speedtest by Ookla for Chrome

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Software to test the speed of an Internet connection

    7
    9 votes
    • 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.
  • Internet Speed Up

    Lite 4.3.0.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Are you fed up of waiting for web pages to load

    6
    1398 votes
    • Deluge

      1.3.5.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac
      Windows

      A free (gpl) app for Mac, by Deluge Team

      8
      12 votes
      • Transmission-Qt

        2.82

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        An intuitive, minimalist BitTorrent client

        7
        108 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
        buy Download
        Platform
        Mac

        One of the most powerful download managers for Mac

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

        8.11.16.2015

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Push internet and computer speed to the max!

        7
        264 votes
        • PROS: Easy to use, Various fixes in one program, Restore function
        • CONS: No configuration options
      • Driving Speed

        2.2

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Great free racing game that can be played across the net

        7
        1215 votes
        • PROS: Superb handling and sounds, Simple to play, Can be played across internet against up to 8 others
        • CONS: Only 2 circuits
      • 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
      • Speedify Desktop

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Speed up your desktop's Internet connection

        9
        4 votes
        • 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
      • Speed Download

        Lite 1.2

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Lite version of this powerful download manager

        8
        4 votes
        • PROS: Customizable interface and mini-controller, Advanced scheduling, Good search tool, Fast downloads
        • CONS: Lacks extra features of full version
      • Download Accelerator Plus

        2.1

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Mac

        A popular download manager

        6
        17 votes
        • PROS: Significantly increase download speed, Schedule and queue downloads, Automatically categorized downloads
        • CONS: Not as good as the Windows version, Clipboard recognition buggy
      • iGetter

        2.9.4

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac
        Windows

        Free and multifunction downloader manager

        6
        59 votes
        • Mass Downloader

          3.8.850

          License
          buy Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Feel the maximum speed while downloading files

          8
          115 votes
          • ReGet Deluxe

            5.2

            License
            buy Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Speed up and organize your downloads

            8
            54 votes
            • Speedtest.net

              2.0.2

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Android
              iPhone
              Windows Phone
              Web Apps

              Check the speed of your Android's Internet connection

              8
              4 votes
              • PROS: Measures speed connection , History functions , Intuitive Interface
              • CONS: Nothing of any note
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            5Lite 4.3.0.113986.4Windows