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Folx for Mac

4.0
Free download manager and torrent client for Mac. It splits downloads in threads, resumes downloads, regulates download
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User rating
5/10
8 votes
License
Freeware
OS
Mac OS
Developer
Mac Downloader
Version
4.0
File size
33 MB
Language
English
Release date
25 January 2015

Editor's review

This is a download manager tool for the Mac.

This download manager tool for the Mac is very easy to use. All you have to do is click the link in the browser and Folx will start to download quickly. This will work with any of the popular browsers on the Mac. While this tool is made for giving you as much speed as possible, it does not contain too many esoteric features that are rarely used. The simple interface should not pose any problems for any user, even a complete newbie. One of the reasons this tool achieves higher speeds is that it is designed around threads that makes the overall operation fast. Downloads are split into multiple threads and the process goes faster. It offers an auto resume feature that helps downloads restart automatically at the correct position. This may be due to the site going down or you machine going offline. Downloads are sorted and stored efficiently so that managing the content becomes simple.

The downloaded files could be tagged and it will be easier to find them later. Files are sorted by these tags. You can see all items tagged with this specific tag by clicking any of those tags in Folx. This tool provides a convenient file manager that can find the downloaded content, no matter what. iTunes is integrated. Downloaded music and video goes to iTunes playlists automatically. Download tasks can be scheduled for your convenience. Exit behavior could be defined. You can specify if you want the system to be shut down, go to sleep or simply exit Folx. Throttle features are available. This is a useful tool.

Publisher's description

Folx is a free application that combines two functionalities - of download manager and torrent client for Mac.
Folx makes downloading extremely easy: just open the page with the file to be downloaded, click the link in your browser and Folx will start the download for you.
The application splits the file being downloaded in up to ten threads, thus significantly increasing the download speed. Its auto resume option comes handy when the downloading gets interrupted. You can also assign a tag or a few to the downloaded content for accurate and easy search through the downloaded files. You can optimize traffic allocation between different applications by regulating manually the download and upload speed, magnet links also supported.
Folx is also available as PRO version. It brings such handy features as splitting the downloads in up to 10 threads which speeds up the download process; scheduling the download tasks according to your convenience; smart speed adjustment option (download speed will be adjusted automatically whenever you need to use Internet traffic to run other applications), iTunes integration and searching the web for torrents directly from Folx.
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