DownTango: Free Download Manager for IDM Alternative

Internet Download Manager probably is the most popular download manager application. Worth with the price tagged. As alternative, SOT once reviewed Best and Free Download Manager Software to Replace IDM Function, Now SOT reviewed once more Download Manager application as alternative for IDM, which is DownTango.

DownTango: Free Download Manager for IDM Alternative

This application is minimalist and simple. DownTango supported almost every main web browsers, such as Firefox, Google Chrome and Internet Explorer, also automatically able to take download link wanted. When the download link is inserted or connected with this application, then DownTango will display message: Your download was DownTangoed in your browser window. File will be represented by three different colors. Green shows that download process has been finished, Red means file is held, while yellow means download is on the way.

DownTango: Free Download Manager for IDM Alternative

DownTango: Free Download Manager for IDM Alternative

DownTango: Free Download Manager for IDM Alternative

From the picture above, SOT tried to download DownTango application itself from the link sources.

DownTango: Free Download Manager for IDM Alternative

By pressing preferences button, then you’ll enter to preference interface which made you possible to set this application function as you wish. You can also limit the maximum download speed, maximum parallel download, etc. this feature makes you possible to optimize this application’s work in your PC.

If you’re interesting, you can download this application from:

http://downtango.com/

Unfortunately, this application is still not practical yet in responding various download procedure existed. Other disadvantage, although it seems sweet and practical, but this application is not as fast as IDM which is able to force your internet ability in doing download.

However, as alternative, there’s nothing wrong using this DownTango application. If you want more various view about Download Manager, you can try Free Download Manager which also once reviewed by SpyOnTech.


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