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Desktop FTP Client Summary

 

The following table compares features and technical capabilities for a
number of FTP clients that use the file transfer protocols. Our site also
includes detail reviews of some of the more predominant FTP clients noted
below



FTP CLIENT 



PLATFORM



MULTI-PLATFORM



COPY FILES OVER 2GB



 SYNC
OPTION



COST



SFTP/



FTPS



TRIAL



EASY TO USE?



RESUME OPTION



ONLINE WINDOWS RATING(1-5)



ONLINE MAC / LINUX RATING(1-5)



WINDOWS HOSTED~FTP RATING(1-5)



MAC / LINUX HOSTED~FTP~ RATING




FileZilla Client




Windows, MAC, Linux


YES


YES


NO


FREE


YES


NO


YES


YES


4


3.5


4


4




Cyberduck



MAC, WINDOWS


YES


YES


YES


FREE


YES


NO


YES


YES


3.5


4.5


4.5


4.5




SmartFTP




Windows


NO


YES


YES


$70 – $150


YES


YES


YES


YES


3.5


n/a



4.5




 
Gftp



MAC, LINUX


YES


YES


NO


FREE


YES


NO


YES


NO


n/a


5


n/a


2




CoffeeCup FreeFTP



WINDOWS


NO


YES


NO


$39


YES


YES


YES


YES


3


n/a


3.5


n/a




BareFTP



LINUX


NO


YES


NO


FREE


YES


NO


YES


YES


n/a


4.5


n/a


4



FireFTP



Discontinued



YES



NO



NO



FREE



YES



NO



YES



NO



4



4.5



4.5



4




sFTP client



Google chrome addon


YES


NO


NO


$10


YES


120 MINS


YES


NO


2


2


1.5


1.5




CODA2



MAC


NO


YES


NO


$99.00


YES


NO


YES


NO


n/a


4


n/a





WINSCP



WINDOWS


NO


YES


YES


FREE


YES


NO


YES


YES


4


n/a


3.5


n/a




FLING FILE TRANSFER



WINDOWS


YES


YES


YES


$24.99 – $34.99


YES


YES


YES


NO


4


n/a


4.5


n/a




WEBDRIVE BY SOUTH RIVER TECHNOLOGIES



WINDOWS, MAC


YES


YES


YES


$39.95 – $15,000


YES


YES


YES


NO


4


2.5


4


4




PSFTP



WINDOS, MAC, LINUX


YES


N/A


NO


FREE


YES


NO


NO


NO


n/a


n/a


2.5


2.5




CuteFTP



WINDOWS AND MAC


YES


YES


NO


$39.99 – $89.99


YES


YES


YES


NO


3.5


2.5


3.5


3




CoreFTP



WINDOWS


NO


N/A


NO


$24.85 -$39.95


YES


YES


YES


NO


4.5


n/a


4


n/a




Xftp



WINDOSWS


NO


YES


NO


$44


YES


YES


YES


NO


n/a


n/a


3.5


n/a




Expand drive



Windows & Mac


YES


YES


YES


$49.95 – $74.95


YES


YES


YES


YES


n/a


n/a


4


4




Transmit



MAC


NO


YES


YES


$46.99


YES


NO


YES


NO


n/a


4.5


n/a


4




FlashFXP



WINDOWS


NO


YES


NO


$20.97


YES


YES


YES


YES


4


n/a


4.5


n/a




Net drive



WINDOWS


NO


YES


YES


$49.95


YES


YES


YES


NO


4


n/a


4


n/a

 

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