Every browser comes with built in download manger, but you can’t customize the settings like speed, queue, schedule. IDM is a popular download manager for Windows. It has ability to schedule, accelerate speed and grabbing, but it is not a free download manager. EagleGet is a free best alternative of IDM with similar features.
The application sports a simple and nice UI. You can download any type of file you want, because it automatically recognize the specific file types like Documents, media, software, compressed. It has bulit in video sniffer which allows the app to automatically detect and save streaming videos for offline viewing.
EagleGet displays notification in the system tray to download a task easily. The best part of the software is it offers all the features provided by paid softwares for free. EagleGet works on Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8 along with all popular browsers.