SABnzbd Alternatives and Similar Software

Alternatives to SABnzbd for Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD, Web and more. Filter by license to discover only free or Open Source alternatives. This list contains a total of 25+ apps similar to SABnzbd.

SABnzbd is a free/open-source cross-platform binary newsreader written in Python. If your looking for more info about SABnzbd like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 2/19/2018 11:28:00 PM

Alternatives to SABnzbd for all platforms with any license

  • NZBGet

    Built for speed, works everywhere. NZBGet is written in C++ and designed with performance in mind to achieve maximum download speed by using very little system resources. Performance matters Unlike downloads from www or FTP the download from usenet requires quite a lot of computation work. NZBGet is optimized for performance and uses very little memory at the same time. Cross-platform NZBGet supports all platforms including Windows, Mac and Linux.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • HelloNzb

    HelloNzb - The Binary Usenet Tool With HelloNzb you can download (binary) files from Usenet servers via NZB index files. The software is based on Java and can thus run on many platforms (tested on Windows and Linux). Automatic archive verification via PAR2, automatic RAR archive extraction, built-in yEnc- and UU-decoding. Portable, no installation required.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Unison

    A powerful Mac usenet client to browse usenet, create and reply to messages and download files. Built-in inside unison you have a PAR2/un-RAR and file joiner so you don't need any external tools.

    • Discontinued Development for Unison has been discontinued and the software is no longer maintained, but last version has been released as free by Panic.

    Free Mac

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  • GetNZB

    GetNZB is a free Newsreader software with integrated NNTP access for downloading files from Usenet. Register and get free Trial account now! GetNZB - Powerful and convenient Usenet Downloader

    Commercial Windows

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  • GrabIt

    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.

    Freemium Windows

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  • NZBLord

    Downloading from Usenet was never easier! nzblord is simple and powerful online NZB Downloader for Usenet binaries.

    Commercial Web

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  • alt.binz

    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. Various usenet search engines fully supported, browsing groups, searching for files and importing them for download, has never been easier. Features: Various usenet search engines fully supported. - Containing NewsLeech, Binsearch, beta.binaries.

    Free Windows

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  • URD (Usenet Resource Downloader)

    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]. Similar to the spotweb client in nature for finding and identifying NZBs, URD additionally includes its own native download and unpacking engine, making it different from Spotweb. While some other programs offer similar services (e.g. Ninan, Sabnzbd), URD doesn't need external NZB files to function.

    Free Linux

  • Nzb Leech

    The official website of NZB Leech. NZB Leech is a simple native usenet download client for android. Import nzb files into NZB Leech and download on the go! You need a newsgroup provider to use this app. Available on Google Play, Amazon Appstore, and SlideMe for PayPal users.

    Freemium Android

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  • Pan

    Pan is a newsreader, loosely based on Agent and Gravity, which attempts to be pleasant to use for new and advanced users alike. It has all the typical features found in newsreaders, and also supports offline reading, multiple connections, and a number of features for power users and alt.binaries fans.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux

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  • Nzbvortex

    The small and efficient NZB client for OSX, optimized for performance and ease of use. NZBVortex is very fast in comparison to other usenet clients because it will try to minimize the download size and has very fast postprocessing. NZBVortex will not only skip not-required par2 files, but also is able to skip sample files (optional) and has a extreme fast par2 pre-check called "SmartCheck".

    Commercial Mac

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  • Leafnode

    Leafnode is a software package that implements a store & forward NNTP proxy (client and server) that supports TCP connections across IPv4 and IPv6. It can be used to give a regular newsreader offline functionality, merge news articles from several upstream newsservers for newsreaders that only support one server well and avoid duplicate news download for a small LAN with multiple users reading news. Leafnode is intended for use at home or in small offices.

    Free Open Source Linux BSD

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  • Kwooty

    Kwooty is a nzb binary grabber for KDE 4 that makes usenet downloading easy. Besides being multi-server support, it automatically verifies, repairs and extracts archive files downloaded from usenet.

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • Hogwasher

    Newsgroup reader for OS X Threaded discussions Follow complex discussions at a glance with a graphical thread tree display. Powerful filtering Extensive rule-based filtering to keep what you want and get rid of the garbage. Multiple server support Download from an unlimited number of primary and backup servers simultaneously. Effortless file uploading Drag files unto a message window and post properly segmented and encoded binaries with one click.

    Commercial Mac

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  • MicroPlanet Gravity

    Gravity is a usenet news client for reading news over NNTP on Windows Operating Systems. Gravity has been a popular newsreader since 1996 when it was developed by MicroPlanet. The newer open source versions are optimized for the latest 32 and 64 bit Windows Systems including Windows 7.

    Free Open Source Windows

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  • LottaNZB

    Simple and automated Usenet downloader for Newzbin (NZB) files. LottaNZB features a refreshingly simple interface and fits perfectly into your GNOME Desktop. * Automation - Unless you think that verifying and extracting downloads by hand is fun. * Encryption (SSL) - Because what you download is none of other’s business. * Newzbin support - Be lazy and let LottaNZB download NZBs from Newzbin.com for you.

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • NiouzeFire

    NiouzeFire is a usenet newsreader with integrated extracting capabilities. NewsGroup Posting is also available. It allows you to download articles at the maximum rate of your connection, then decode, repair (using PAR2 files) and extract automatically the rar files. All those integrated features make it a must have for any UseNet member. Made to be the most easy to use as possible, convivial interface; therefore, it's suitable for both beginners and "professionals".

    Free Windows

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  • Unzbin

    Unzbin is a tiny yet very powerful Usenet nzb client. It offers the following features: - Multiple downloads - Automatic message decoding - Full Yenc support UUencode & base64 support - Automatically pauses Par's until needed - Automatic file verification, repair & unpacking - RSS/ATOM support with regex filter - Full SSL support - Powerful scheduling

    • Discontinued Last version, 1.8, was released on April 2010, but it can be still downloaded from SourceForge

    Free Windows

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  • Binreader

    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. Also supports the QNAP and Synology NAS storage appliances.

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

    Free Mac Windows Linux

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  • BinTube Usenet Reader

    BinTube Usenet Reader is a Usenet client with video and audio streaming support. Other features include SSL connections, automatic repair of downloaded data and OpenSearch compliant search giving it the capability to find content on most web based Usenet search engines. BinTube.com also offers a free binary Usenet search engine and Usenet access.

    Commercial Windows

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  • Klibido

    * Automatic joining of multi-part posts * Automatic decoding of posts, using the uudeview library (yEnc supported) or an internal decoder * Multiple servers support, with priorities and fallback if an article fails on a server and is present on another server * Queue balancing: KLibido spreads the bytes load across servers with the same priority * Multiple download threads per server support, with the ability to add or remove threads "on the fly" * Gracefully...

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    Free Open Source Linux

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  • nzb

    NZB is a newsgroups binary download client, named after the NZB file standard. It natively downloads, decodes and even streams the files specified in the .nzb file, an XML format which describes binary files on Usenet by their message-id. libnzb provides developers with useful nzb processing functions.

    • Discontinued The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.3, released in November 2012, can be still downloaded from SourceForge.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD

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  • nnewz

    NNTP client written in C# (Mono). Support for download binary files and nzb file format.

    • Discontinued No activity since 2007.

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