Softonic is all about downloading so it's natural that we should pick out the quickest, safest and sleekest download managers for you.
What you're looking for in a download manager is a program that will automate the process, relieve bandwidth usage and organize how files are being downloaded.
Most of the apps we cover here offer features like download scheduling, automatic disconnect after download, batch downloading and speed optimization. If you tend to install lots of new programs, games or videos and music it's probably a good idea to set one up on your PC.
- Flashget - The fastest of all download managers
- Download Accelerator Plus - Squeezes the best out of your Internet connection
- Internet Download Manager - Works with all major browsers
- Orbit Downloader - A light application based on P2P technology
- Free Download Manager - A free and solid all around download application
- GigaGet - Uses Net Grid technology to increase download speeds 7 to 10 times
- Website Ripper Copier - Automatically download all content from a web page
- WebZIP - Collect web content to browse it offline
- GetRight - Compact but fitted with all the necessary download features