Folx is described as 'free application that combines two functionalities - of download manager and torrent client for Mac' and is an app in the File Sharing category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Folx for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and Google Chrome. The best alternative is qBittorrent, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Folx are Transmission (Free, Open Source), JDownloader (Free Personal), µTorrent (Freemium) and DownThemAll (Free, Open Source).
- JDownloader simplifies and improves the process of downloading files from sites like YouTube or Mega. JDownloader offers downloading in multiple parallel streams, CAPTCHA recognition, and automatic file extraction. It support CCF, RSDF and DLC files. View 113 alternatives to JDownloader
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- Free Personal • Proprietary
- µTorrent is an ad-supported, proprietary BitTorrent client owned and developed by BitTorrent, Inc. View 72 alternatives to µTorrent
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- Freemium • Proprietary
µTorrent vs FolxFolx also has the ability to download torrents. Although, uTorrent can only download torrents. Folx can also download files directly from a website.