News Clients

There are many advanced applications for accessing the massive inter-connected system we call news groups. Some applications are meant for general use while others are specialized and intended for power users. You may hear them referred to as a newsgroup reader or news client. Some specialty software is also referred to as an NZB Downloader or news reader.

To easily browse through large numbers of articles and download easily, one of these software applications should be used.

Some of the more common newsgroup clients are listed below.

Full Featured Downloaders

Windows:

Macintosh:

  • Hogwasher

NZB Downloaders

Windows, Mac, Linux, BSD:

  • SABnzbd
  • NZBGet (works on Android too)