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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • 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
  • Rocket VPN - Internet Freedom

    1.1.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Rocket VPN is a FREE app that lets Android users encrypt their private mobile data, unblock geographically restricted content, surf fast and anonymously, and avoid being monitored by third parties for the utmost in speed, security and privacy.

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    No votes yet
    • 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
    • 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 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.
      • 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)
        • ReGet Deluxe

          5.2

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Speed up and organize your downloads

          10
          1 vote
          • Speedtest.net

            2.0.2

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Android
            iPhone
            Windows Phone
            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
          • Fast Upload

            2.6.6.6

            License
            try Download
            Platform
            Windows

            This program increases file upload speed on Internet dramatically.

            6
            40 votes
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