Fping (open source) Alternatives

    Fping (open source) is described as 'ping is a program to send ICMP echo probes to network hosts, similar to ping, but much better performing when pinging multiple hosts' and is an app in the Network & Admin category. There are six alternatives to Fping (open source) for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, iPhone and BSD. The best alternative is PingPlotter, which is free. Other great apps like Fping (open source) are PingInfoView (Free), mtr (Free, Open Source), SmokePing (Free, Open Source) and Multiping (Paid).

    This page was last updated Sep 24, 2020

    1. PingPlotter is a graphical traceroute and ping tool that visualizes network performance in a way that makes identifying the source of problems quicker and easier.
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Windows Phone
      PingInfoView is a small utility that allows you to easily ping multiple host names and IP addresses, and watch the result in one table.


    2. mtr combines the functionality of the 'traceroute' and 'ping' programs in a single network diagnostic tool.
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    3. Smokeping is a latency measurement tool. It sends test packets out to the net and measures the amount of time they need to travel from one place to the other and back.
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    4. MultiPing is an application built for monitoring one or more TCP/IP hosts, while providing detailed historical information about the collection period.


      • Mac
      Playing a game and lagging? Video streams constantly buffering? Poor video conferencing performance? Find out what's going on with PingDoctor.
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