Download Unpack - Best Software & Apps

  • WinRAR

    5.50

    License
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    Platform
    Windows

    The king of compressed files

    8
    13920 votes
    • PROS: Excellent compression ratio, Supports the major formats, Integrated with antivirus, Excellent compression ratio, Supports the major formats
    • CONS: Interface could be improved, RAR5 files can only be read by WinRAR5
  • WinZip

    22

    License
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    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    If "zipping" has made it to the dictionary, WinZip is to blame

    7
    3807 votes
    • PROS: Quick and easy compressions, Supports the use of passwords, Share via Facebook and email, It can create self-extracting files
    • CONS: Improved compatibility, Only compresses into ZIP format
  • 7-Zip

    18.01

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    GPU archiver with high compression ratio

    8
    2161 votes
    • PROS: Compatible with main archive formats, Good choice of update modes, Split archives to specific sizes, Compress to 5 different archive formats
    • CONS: No virus scan, No file repair tool, Can’t set file encryption level
  • The Unarchiver

    3.11.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    A fast and free way to unpack your files

    7
    454 votes
    • PROS: Very fast, Handles almost any file type, Free to use
    • CONS: No 64-bit version
  • PeaZip

    6.2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Compress and decompress files quickly and easily

    9
    641 votes
    • PROS: Support for many formats, Perfect integration with Windows Explorer, Very comfortable to use, Very good advanced features
    • CONS: Doesn't support creation of RAR files
  • KGB Archiver

    2.0.0.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free file compression tool for personal computers

    6
    276 votes
    • PROS: This software package is free to download., There are a number of different compression options available.
    • CONS: The last update occurred as far back as 2009., This system will require a substantial amount of RAM space.
  • Bandizip

    5.15

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

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

    7
    235 votes
    • 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
    • ALZip

      1.1

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac
      Windows

      Cute and easy to use compression utility

      6
      19 votes
      • PROS: Simple to use, Very fast, Allows you to choose applications to decompress to
      • CONS: Can't create RAR files
    • IZArc

      4.1.8

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      iPhone

      A complete archive utility

      9
      1600 votes
      • PROS: Support for many formats, Easy to use, Perfect integration with Windows Explorer, Extra utilities
      • CONS: Not very high compression rates
    • 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
    • Keka

      1.0.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Free mutliformat compressor for Mac OS X

      6
      59 votes
      • PROS: Easy to use, Extracts from a wide range of formats, Protect archives with passwords, Integration with context menu
      • CONS: No previews of files possible, Context menu access only works in OS X
    • Dziobas Rar Player

      0.009.50

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Watch parts of a video as you unpack it

      7
      170 votes
      • PROS: Lots of video options, Supports a range of formats, Subtitle handling
      • CONS: Playback is sometimes a little jerky
    • BetterZip

      2.3.1

      License
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      Platform
      Mac

      Compress zip and tar archives

      7
      46 votes
      • RarMachine

        2.0

        License
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        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
      • 7z ZIP RAR

        1.0.5.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        7z ZIP RAR is UWP App to pack and unpack files easy!

        5
        2 votes
        • Unpack Photo Archives

          1.0.2014.74

          License
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          Platform
          Windows

          Quickly Find & Batch Extract Photos from Zip & RAR Archives

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          • ZipStar

            5.20.4600

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Create and unpack SQX, CAB and ZIP files

            8
            3 votes
            • InnoExtractor

              5.1.6.181

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Powerful application that helps you to unpack Inno Setup installers.

              9
              5 votes
              • Attachments Processor for Outlook

                4.4.3

                License
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                Platform
                Windows

                Extract, pack or unpack attached files in Outlook messages automatically

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