Alternatives to Folx for all platforms with any license

  • µTorrent icon


    µTorrent, or uTorrent, is a freeware, ad-supported, proprietary BitTorrent client owned and developed by BitTorrent, Inc.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android Wine

  • Transmission icon


    Transmission has the features you expect in a BitTorrent client: encryption, a web-based interface, peer exchange, UPnP and NAT-PMP...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Haiku Xfce

  • DownThemAll icon


    DownThemAll (or just dTa) is a powerful yet easy-to-use Mozilla Firefox extension that adds new advanced download capabilities to your...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Firefox

  • JDownloader icon

    JDownloader Bundleware

    JDownloader simplifies and improves the process of downloading files from "free" file hosting sites like Rapidshare or...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Free Download Manager icon

    Free Download Manager

    FDM accelerates downloads by splitting files into sections and then downloading them simultaneously. In addition, Free Download...

    Free Mac Windows

  • Internet Download Manager icon

    Internet Download Manager

    Internet Download Manager (IDM) is a tool to increase download speeds by up to 5 times, resume and schedule downloads. Comprehensive...

    Commercial Windows

  • BitTorrent icon


    BitTorrent is a peer-to-peer program developed by Bram Cohen and BitTorrent, Inc. used for uploading and downloading files via the...

    Freemium Mac Windows Android Android Tablet

  • FrostWire icon


    Easy to use BitTorrent Client and YouTube Downloader in one, with built-in search and music library.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Android Tablet Kindle Fire

  • FreeRapid Downloader icon

    FreeRapid Downloader

    FreeRapid Downloader is a simple Java downloader that supports downloading from Rapidshare and other file-sharing services. Main...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • EagleGet icon


    EagleGet is a free all-in-one download manager; it can be integrated to Chrome, IE, Firefox, Opera, offering support for HTTP, HTTPS...

    Free Windows

  • rTorrent icon


    rtorrent is a BitTorrent client for ncurses, using the libtorrent library. The client and library is written in C++ with emphasis on...

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • Xtreme Download Manager icon

    Xtreme Download Manager

    Xtreme Download Manager is a powerful tool to increase download speed up-to 500%, save videos from video sharing sites and integration...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

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  • FlashGet icon

    FlashGet Discontinued

    FlashGet is a download manager that uses the MHT technique and supports various protocols.

    Free Windows

  • PicoTorrent icon


    PicoTorrent is designed to be a tiny, easy-to-use BitTorrent client with low memory usage.

    Open Source Windows

  • AppCake icon


    AppCake (by is an active community where people share their IPA and APK files, so you can download and install them on...

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone

  • Getright icon

    Getright Discontinued

    GetRight® is a download manager that simply improves and optimizes how you download files from the Internet through faster...

    Commercial Windows

  • flareGet icon


    flareGet is a full featured multi-threaded and multisegment download manager for Linux, Windows and Mac. It supports browser...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • cliget icon


    Download files using curl or wget. This addon generates curl/wget commands that emulate the request as though it's coming from...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Firefox

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  • tTorrent icon


    tTorrent is a torrent client for Android based devices. Features: - multiple torrent downloading, queuing - search for torrents ...

    Freemium Android Android Tablet

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    Download Status Bar

    Statusbar Download Bar indicates for each download item: Name Download Speed Progress Download icon Right click at each...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Firefox

  • FlexGet icon


    Flexget is a small program that will collect the torrents for TV shows and download new episodes for you automatically. FlexGet is...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • NeoLoader icon


    NeoLoader is a download manager/filesharing client, designed to work across network borders. It can download files from various One...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Steadyflow icon


    Steadyflow is a GTK+ based download manager that aims for minimalism, ease of use, and a clean, malleable codebase. It should be easy...

    Open Source Linux

  • Downpour icon

    Downpour Discontinued

    Downpour is a web-based BitTorrent client. It supports auto-downloading from RSS feeds and automatic importing and renaming of...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

  • wxDownload Fast icon

    wxDownload Fast Discontinued

    wxDownload Fast (also known as wxDFast) is an open source download manager. It is multi-platform and builds on Windows(2k,XP), Linux...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • KGet icon


    KGet is a versatile and user-friendly download manager for KDE. By default it is the download manager used for Konqueror, but can also...

    Open Source Linux

  • SickRage icon


    SickRage is a fork of SickBeard to automatically download TV shows from usenet or torrents. Features XBMC library updates...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Download Accelerator Plus icon

    Download Accelerator Plus

    Download Accelerator Plus accelerates your downloads by downloading from parallel mirror sites.

    Freemium Windows

  • Download Shuttle icon

    Download Shuttle

    Download Shuttle is a blisteringly fast download manager and accelerator for Mac. It allows you to download multiple files at a faster...

    Free Mac Chrome Safari

  • Rexloader icon

    Rexloader Discontinued

    This project is an advanced Qt/C++ download manager over http(s) with configurable multithreaded downloading, proxy support, logging...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • CandiSoft Load! icon

    CandiSoft Load!

    The download manager CandiSoft Load! helps users to download from file hosters like RapidShare. It offers you automatic downloads as...

    Free Windows

  • CuteTorrent icon


    CuteTorrent is a lightweight BitTorrent client with a simple, intuitive interface designed to quickly download and share torrent...

    Open Source Windows

  • DownloadStudio icon


    DownloadStudio - The award-winning Internet Download Manager from Conceiva. Download files, pictures, streaming audio, streaming...

    Commercial Windows

  • Progressive Downloader icon

    Progressive Downloader

    Progressive Downloader is a free download manager for your Mac that supports multi-thread downloading and mirror search. It's also...

    Free Mac

  • MultiGet icon

    MultiGet Discontinued

    MultiGet is an easy-to-use GUI file downloader for Windows/Linux/BSDs/MacOs. It's programmed in C++ and has a GUI based on...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

Folx Comments

Recommend Folx

Positive Comment by Sallywarren
about Folx Dec 2015

Tried it a month a ago and absolutely love it : simple and easy to use interface,tagging system, high speed.


Good download manager.

Positive Comment by JanKomarr
about Folx Jul 2012

I shortly want to let you, that I am very impressed about your Product Folx. I can truly say: there is definitely no other free download manager for OS X out there, that is rich in features like Folx is. THUMBS UP!
I will recommend this treasure to every Mac user.