What are the best file downloader apps?

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    #1Aldiko Book Reader

    Aldiko Book Reader
    Aldiko Book Reader is a free ebook reader in which you will be able to read in many file formats, create your own bookmarks, etc. It contains a built-in shop with both free and pay-books.

    Android, iOS

    Free- with in-app purchases

    Nancy Thomas
    Written on May 23, 2018
    "I downloaded this book reader because the big name reader wasn't compatible with my device. This one is much more easier to use and convenient because it gives more information on the books without having to click through several screens."
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    #2Easy Youtube Video Downloader

    Easy Youtube Video Downloader
    Easy Youtube Video Downloader is an extension available for Firefox and Chrome that allows you to download videos from YouTube in FLV, 3GP, MP3, and MP4 at 720p or 1080p qualities on YouTube pages.

    Firefox, Chrome


    Jennifer Ross
    Written on May 21, 2018
    "Easy Youtube Video Downloader is a Firefox and Chrome extension that allows users to download Youtube videos directly from their browser. It's a great choice for quick video downloads, but is limited to Youtube only."
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    KeepVid is a tool to help you easily download music and videos no matter where you find it on YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, Twitch.Tv, Dailymotion, Youku, Tudou, Metacafe and many more.


    Web, Windows, Mac


    Alan Vasquez
    Written on May 27, 2018
    "I think a better solution is available. This one doesn't show any reviews."
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    SaveFrom is a website that helps you download videos from several different sites, including Facebook, YouTube, and more.


    Micaela Marín
    Written on May 18, 2018
    "I use this app to download youtube videos sometimes. I came across it once and tried it and it's been my go-to ever since. It downloads quickly and the videos are always high quality and work right away."
  2. 16

    #5Vimeo Video Downloader

    Vimeo Video Downloader

    You can download videos from Vimeo with this extension. Vimeo Video Downloader add "download" button to video page, video list and embedded video. Just click on download button, then choose quality of desired video and you are done. *NO LONGER AVAILABLE*


    Juan Fisher
    Written on May 25, 2018
    "This is a great little app if you're interested in downloading any videos off of Vimeo. It is slightly limited because the library of videos on Vimeo isn't as big as some other sites but if you need to grab a video from there quickly then this will get the job done well. Definitely a good little tool worth having."
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    Offliberty lets you access any online content without a permanent Internet connection. Today many websites offer nice content but most are difficult to browse offline. If you have limited access to the Internet you can use Offliberty to browse any content later being offline.


    Margaret Estrada
    Written on May 26, 2018
    "It has to save a lot of files. Make sure to clean out often."
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    JDownloader is a free Download Manager written in Java. You can start, stop or pause downloads, set bandwidth limitations, auto-extract archives and much more.

    Windows, Mac


    Lori Wright
    Written on May 18, 2018
    "I needed to find the best file downloader app. I found JDownloader. This app is awesome! It does everything I need to start, stop, and pause my downloads. It has all sorts of neat options. It works great on my PC; I've had no issues at all. Love that it's free, too! Check it out!"
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    #8free imgur downloader

    free imgur downloader

    free imgur downloader is a web app for downloading an imgur album or gallery. You only need to enter the imgur link into the browser and download in zip.




    Harry Romero
    Written on May 20, 2018
    "I use imgur since many years, and the app "free imgur downloader" definitely changed the way I download images. This app, in fact, allows you to download an entire album or gallery with just few clicks. I suggest it to everyone using imgur!"
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    With TubeOffline, a user can download videos from Youtube, SoundCloud, Facebook, Coke & Popcorn, Project Free, Movie4k, Putlocker, Xvideos & many more. This online converter and downloader is free to use.

    Online Tools


    Jane Phillips
    Written on May 21, 2018
    "I dowloaded and tried Tube Offline but was not impressed with it. I uninstalled after a day."
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    #10Kobo Books

    Kobo Books
    Kobo Books is a website for book lovers that offers you more than 5 million titles to read, including books and audiobooks. It also suggests e-readers compatible with iOS, Android, and Blackberry 10 devices.


    Joshua Castro
    Written on May 23, 2018
    "I like the fact that this app features many free books. If you are on a budget and don't want to get to the library this could be a lifesaver. Dictionary feature on this app is excellent. With 5 million titles it's hard to go wrong."
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    #11Freemake Video Downloader

    Freemake Video Downloader

    For more than 9 years, Freemake Video Downloader has been letting users download videos from different websites like YouTube, Facebook, and more. Users are free to save videos, playlists, and channels in their preferred format like MP4, AVI, MKV, etc. 




    Betty Hanson
    Written on May 26, 2018
    "Great downloader app and it's free. Supports tons of different formats and is very easy to use. Love it!"
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    #12aTube Catcher

    aTube Catcher
    aTube Catcher is a powerful tool that not only lets you download videos from YouTube, Myspace, Dailymotion, Metacafe but convert the downloaded video to play on all regular portable devices.

    Windows, Mac


    Matthew Gonzalez
    Written on May 19, 2018
    "aTube Catcher is a perfect solution for best file downloader apps, because it is a powerful tool that not only lets you download videos from YouTube, Myspace, Dailymotion, Metacafe."
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    #13YouTube To Download

    YouTube To Download

    YouTube To Download is an online website tool to download videos from various online sources such as YouTube, Twitter, Facebook, Vimeo, and Instagram. A user has to paste the URL in the "video link" box before clicking "download."

    Online Tools


    Akram Dz Gaming
    Written on October 8, 2018
    "i really find this website cool and easy to use to download youtube videos and more trully amazing , you should try it out"
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    VidMate is an APK app that allows you to download videos and music. It allows you to capture content from sites like Instagram, YouTube, Tumblr, Facebook, FunnyorDie, DailyMotion, Vine, Soundcloud, and more. 




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Best What are the best file downloader apps
1Aldiko Book ReaderApps 28 Free
2Easy Youtube Video DownloaderSoftware 26 Free
3KeepvidSoftware 20 Free
4SaveFromWebsites 19 Free
5Vimeo Video DownloaderSoftware 16 Paid
6offlibertyWebsites 14 Free
7JDownloaderSoftware 11 Free
8free imgur downloaderSoftware 10 Free
9TubeOfflineOnline Tools 8 Free
10Kobo BooksWebsites 6 Free

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