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Free NewsLeecher Alternatives

The best free alternative to NewsLeecher is NZBGet, which is also Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to NewsLeecher and many of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to NewsLeecher are nzb360, GrabIt, HelloNzb and Pan.

NewsLeecher alternatives are mainly Usenet News Clients but may also be Usenet Search Tools or News Readers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of NewsLeecher.
This page was last updated Apr 28, 2020
  • Windows

NewsLeecher is a tool made for fetching and managing articles from the Usenet. It downloads Usenet articles in a snap, and...

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  1. NZBGet

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    The most efficient usenet downloader.

    NZBGet is written in C++ and designed with performance in mind to achieve maximum download speed by using very little system resources.

    Most users think NZBGet is a great alternative to NewsLeecher.
  2. nzb360

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    nzb360 is a full-featured NZB / torrent manager that focuses on providing the best experience possible for controlling all of your usenet and torrent needs.



  3. GrabIt

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows

    GrabIt is a free application that enables you to easily find and download content from Usenet news servers. The familiar looking interface makes selecting and downloading files intuitive and easy.

  4. HelloNzb

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    HelloNzb - The Binary Usenet Tool.

  5. Pan

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Pan is a newsreader, loosely based on Agent and Gravity, which attempts to be pleasant to use for new and advanced users alike.



  6. Binreader

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Simple, no-nonsense NZB download manager. Cross-platform, runs everywhere. Handles RAR and PAR2 files automatically. Streams media files while you download. Supports SSL encryption and IPv6.

    Discontinued

    Official website unavailable, download may be accessible through download sites.

  7. alt.binz

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows

    alt.binz is a powerful binary newsreader, for downloading and managing articles from Usenet. Checking the downloaded files, auto unpausing missing PAR2 blocks, repairing, and finally unraring them, are just a few options in this utility.

  8. URD is a program to identify, locate, and download binaries from usenet (newsgroups) through a web interface. It utilizes the spotnet protocol [Read Spotnet, Spotweb].

  9. A powerful Mac usenet client to browse usenet, create and reply to messages and download files.

    Discontinued

    Development for Unison has been discontinued and the software is no longer maintained, but last version has been released as free by Panic.

  10. Kwooty

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Kwooty is a nzb binary grabber for KDE 4 that makes usenet downloading easy.

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