Free Download Manager Alternatives

    Free Download Manager is described as 'FDM accelerates downloads by splitting files into sections and then downloading them simultaneously' and is a well-known app in the File Sharing category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Free Download Manager for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and Google Chrome. The best alternative is DownThemAll, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Free Download Manager are Internet Download Manager (Paid), JDownloader (Free Personal), uGet (Free, Open Source) and Xtreme Download Manager (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 26, 2021
    1. Progressive Downloader is a free download manager for your Mac that supports multi-thread downloading and mirror search. It's also capable to download files from the most popular file hosting services. Key features: * HTTP(S), FTP and SFTP(SSH) protocols support.
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    2. BitLord is a BitTorrent client written in C++ for Microsoft Windows. Features include the below: Automatic optimization for different connections. Automatic optimization of uploads to achieve the maximum possible download rate.

      Bundleware

      Be careful during the installation: Forum

    3. DAP is a consumer application that accelerates your downloads using SpeedBit's patented multi-channel technology. While you download, DAP ensures your computer is using maximum bandwidth by downloading from parallel mirror sites.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 10.0.6.0, released in July 2014, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      Bundleware

      Be careful during the installation: Forum

    4. KGet is a versatile and user-friendly download manager for KDE. By default it is the download manager used for Konqueror, but can also be used with Mozilla Firefox. KGet is part of the KDE Network package and can download files from FTP, HTTP(S) and BitTorrent sources.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • elementary OS
      Download torrents in style with this speedy, minimalist torrent client for elementary OS.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Flush is a GTK-based BitTorrent client. You can use it to download files from the BitTorrent network. Features: * Controlling running instance by command line interface. * Running many instances with different configs from the same user.

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.9.12, released in January 2012, can be still downloaded from SourceForge

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    5. Find torrent files and download them to your PC in two steps with Free Torrent Download! This handy application is made to be fast, free and furious in order to save your time and efforts.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      • Chrome OS
      • Android Tablet
      • Android TV
      Free and Open Source software download manager.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
      BitTornado is a BitTorrent client by TheSHAD0W. It's based on original BitTorrent client by Bram Cohen. It is single torrent program, so you must open new window for every torrent. It does not have many advanced options that other clients do...
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    6. Online Download Manager is a powerful download manager which allows you to access, manage and control all your downloads directly from bar. Online Download Manager is a powerful, fast and always growing downloader to load files.
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