Developing an efficient file transfer apps is a constant challenge for Developers. With the use of WiFi technology, wireless transfers has become easier and faster for apps depending on WiFi.
Although there are other mediums you can share file like, for example, Bluetooth, it’s speed and reliability is nothing compared to the use of WiFi. Bluetooth transfers can take up to minutes to share files, if not hours, whereas WiFi technology has made it possible to transfer files in a flash.
Thus, wifi contains an algorithm that prevents file corruption when transferring from device to device.
Here are the best File Transfer Apps on both Android And IOS platform in 2020;
Xender app is one of the most popular and widely used app on Android with over 2 million downloads. The app transfer files 200 times as fast as Bluetooth. It highest transfer speeds was recorded at 40mbps. It can literally share any file types like photos, videos Android files (APK), and different documents format. With the help of WiFi Direct technology, Xender has made it possible for wireless transfers between Android and Windows PC with a user-friendly web interface. With its new update, it can do more than just file transfer. Xender app supports downloading videos from various media apps like Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, TikTok, e.t.c. Xender supports multiple file transfers and even supports sharing an entire folder to another device. The app is free with no in-app purchases that supports ads.
With 500 million downloads, SHAREit app sits on the throne for one of the most popular apps on the internet today. The exclusive app is one of the kind applications online that supports cross-platform transfers between Android, IOS, Windows Phone, Windows PC, and JIO devices. It’s record speed transfers is 20mbps. It’s a free app that is available on all smartphones app store with no in-app purchases and supports ads.
3. ShareMe (Midrop).
ShareMe is another widely used app with a very user-friendly interface that sorts all contents to category for better identification. Like any other popular file sharing apps, it does not use internet services to share apps from any devices. The app supports sharing any file types like photos, music, videos, documents android files (APKs) and other documents formats. One thing that makes the app stand out is the ability to resume interrupted files without starting over or corrupting the file.
It is a very popular app that uses WiFi Direct technology to wirelessly share files from one device to another. Unlike other apps, AirDroid does not have side app for PC, instead it uses a clean and user-friendly web interface for easy sharing of media and documents. The app is not completely free and contains in-app purchases.
With one of the top 5 leading file sharing software, Zapya is no doubt one of the best file sharing apps on Android. The app is known for its user-friendly interface for easy usage with lightning fast transfers. Zapya supports cross-platform that permits you to transfer files from Android, IOS, Windows Phone and PC and Mac. It also supports multiple transfers, with a technology that permits you to share files with QR code. The app is free with no in-app purchases.
It’s a free software that supports multiple file transfers and even an entire folders at once. It uses a WI-FI Direct protocol to share files to devices anywhere, so both the sender ad receiver does not need to be on the same local network. Like any reputable file transfer apps, it does not require a PC side software to transfer files to PC, it’s managed with a user-friendly web interface and easy to use. It is a free app with no in-app purchases.
SuperBeam is one of the Fastest file sharing app that, like any other file transfer apps, uses a WiFi Direct technology to share files from devices to device. It also transfer files via QR code, NFC, and a enter key to connect. The app also supports file transfers with PC using a user-friendly web interface. It has a Free version and a Pro version, the pro version which unlocks all option like sharing an entire folders, connects to more than 4 devices and many more.
With this free app, you can easily transfer files to any devices. It supports different file types, be it music, photos, videos, apps, and documents. With a user-friendly interface, you can easily transfer files from any devices using 4Shared. The app comes with a premium version that unlocks the option to transfer files without ads, get access to 100GB of cloud storage, a premium downloads, and many more.
9. Send Anywhere.
This popular app is one of the best apps on Android platform. It supports cross-platforms that uses WiFi Direct technology to share files between Android Phones, iPhones, Windows PC and Mac. It is also embedded with a cloud services that permits you to transfer files to your cloud storage, and once uploaded, you can access the file anywhere. The app is free with no in-app purchases and contains ads.
10. Firefox Send.
Firefox Send is from the developers of FireFox Company. It’s a new app that was released as a beta app, but it still works efficiently. Unlike any other file share apps, Firefox Send does not use WiFi Direct protocol to transfer files to another devices, it uses internet services share files. The app is free, with no in-app purchases and no ads.
Many other developers are looking for a more better way of improving their apps, so it means newer apps with a better transfer technology will emerge yearly. But for this year, those are the list of the fastest apps on the internet