Download Zip Files - Best Software & Apps

  • WinZip

    22

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

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

    6
    858 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
  • RAR to ZIP Converter

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Convert your RAR files to ZIP

    5
    71 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
  • Easy Unrar, Unzip & Zip

    3.4

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    Compress and decompress ZIP and RAR files

    6
    7 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, Compatible with ZIP and RAR, Six levels of compression
    • CONS: Interface needs improvement, Payment functions poor
  • Ultimate ZIP Cracker

    8.0.1.0

    License
    try Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Discover the passwords to your ZIP files quickly

    5
    47 votes
    • Cavaj Java Decompiler

      1.11

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Decompile files and reconstruct code for free

      6
      106 votes
      • PROS: Decompile JAR and ZIP files, Reconstruct Java source code,
      • CONS: Only available for Windows, Not downloadable from official app store
    • Unzip Wizard

      3.12.32

      License
      try Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Unzip Wizard adds Character to Zip Files

      5
      52 votes
      • PROS: Super simple interface., View zipped contents by file name or size., Fun wizard art!,
      • CONS: Windows has this covered., Does not cover alternate zip types like .RAR.,
    • Zip Files Opener

      1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free software to open ZIP files

      3
      6 votes
      • PROS: As this is freeware, there is no download or installation charge., It has the ability to work with most common file types.,
      • CONS: Newer versions of Windows are not supported., It cannot convert ZIP files into other output formats.
    • Zipeg

      2.9.2.1253

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac
      Windows

      Browse and extract zip files

      6
      46 votes
      • PROS: Allows you to thumbnail preview zipped images, Easy to use, Supports a wide range of formats
      • CONS: Previews can be slow in appearing
    • RAR Opener

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Simplify compressed files

      9
      1 vote
      • 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.
    • iZip

      (Zip Unzip Unrar Tool) 8.32

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      iPhone
      Mac

      ZIP file management on iPhone/iPad

      3
      2 votes
      • Free ZIP Password Recovery

        3.53

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Free password recovery software for ZIP files

        5
        13 votes
        • PROS: Simple interface, Free
        • CONS: Takes time, ZIP files only
      • PKZIP

        9.0.0.0010

        License
        try Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Zip up files for easier transfer

        6
        22 votes
        • Flash ZIP RAR

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows Phone
          Windows

          Flash ZIP RAR is the best tool to archive and extract your files!

          10
          5 votes
          • Hamster Free ZIP Archiver

            1.2.0.6

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Attractive, easy-to-use file compressing tool

            7
            31 votes
            • PROS: Nicely designed interface, Very easy to use, Interesting features: compression levels, password protection, splitting files
            • CONS: Doesn't support many formats
          • Extractor for ZIP and RAR

            1.0.0.30

            License
            try Download
            Platform
            Windows

            For packing and unpacking your files!

            10
            4 votes
            • ASTRO File Manager with Cloud

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Android

              Manage files and perform backups on your Android device

              6
              101 votes
              • PROS: Very easy to navigate files, Task and process manager, Perform application backups, Handles ZIP and TAR files
              • CONS: No support for RAR file format
            • 7Zip Opener

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              All purpose app for compressed files

              8
              1 vote
              • 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.
            • AndroZip File Manager

              4.6.4

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Android

              Explore, compress and decompress ZIP files on your phone

              5
              25 votes
              • VLC RAR-Loader

                1.3

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Mac

                Play RAR or ZIP files in VLC Media Player

                6
                7 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
              • RAR Opener & RAR to ZIP Converter

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Free Software to Access and Convert RAR Files

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                No votes yet
                • PROS: A quick and easy way to open RAR files, Can handle larger files without causing a dramatic increase in memory usage
                • CONS: Advertisements are included with the download, Cannot convert RAR files to other formats
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