IDM for Mac Alternative

Anna Brooks 9 Feb at 17:55

Folx Internet Download Manager

Internet Download Manager (IDM) allows increasing download speed significantly, resuming and scheduling downloads. Interrupted downloads are not a problem with IDM Mac apps. Simple and understandable user interface makes IDM a must-have for everyone.

When you switch from Windows to Mac OS you can discover that ToneC haven't released their app for Mac, so you'll need to find a quality IDM for Mac OS X alternative. A great alternative for IDM Mac OS X would be Folx - a free Internet download manager for Mac.

What you are getting with free Folx:

1. Folx has simple download controls. You can start, pause, resume broken downloads, etc.

2. Folx allows to split the downloads in 2 threads which can increase download speed greatly.

3. With Folx you also get smart tagging technology for managing your downloaded content. The downloads are saved to folders according to the tags you have assigned to them. Assign as many tags to one file as you wish!

4. Special sorting and storing system for downloaded content with the downloaded files preview.

5. Folx catches the downloads automatically and also it can catch only selected types of files to download.

Why Folx PRO:

  • splits downloads in up to 10 threads
  • allows scheduling downloads
  • has a smart speed control
  • can integrate with iTunes
  • has torrents search
  • downloads videos from YouTube


Requirements: OS X 10.7+ , free space: 27.92Mb
Version 4.0.10913 () Release notes