Network Kit 4+

Network utilities made easy

Fausto Ristagno

    • 4.2 • 15 Ratings
    • $2.99



Keep under control your network with Network Kit, an user friendly set of network tools that will help you to analyze your LAN, and not only that.

A complete and easy to understand report of your device's network interfaces. In that tab you'll find information like the IP, IPv6, other addresses or the data usage statistics about your Wi-Fi, Internet or any other network interface.

Keep always in sight the use of your bandwidth with an handy and highly configurable chart that shows the current download and upload speed. You can configure it from the application preferences.

Analyze your local network with the LAN Scanner tool. Discover who are connected to your network and Ping it is a matter of two taps.
Easily manage custom subnets to scan only a portion of your LAN.

Ping a LAN device, Ping a server, ping whatever you want. IPv6 addresses are supported too and advanced options like packet size, timeouts, intervals, etc.. are available and easily configurable.
The results of your Ping are available numerically in the aggregated stats, graphically in the real time graph or listed, a row per ICMP response received.

Have you ever wondered where a server or any other IP is located? That's the tool for you, show the location on a map and get additional details like the ISP or the ASN in the details pane.

A DNS lookup utility made simple. A list clearly shows the result of your query and the advanced options allow you to customize your request from the type of query to the DNS server.

Find any information about a domain name and it's owner e.g. the status, creation date, registrant email and address and many more.

A no-frills textual DNS lookup utility.

Network Kit comes with an useful set of widgets that brings network informations into your notification center.

Network Kit is now quickly accessible also from the status bar of your Mac, enable the lightweight mini app from the preferences of Network Kit.

Every utility has an export button that allows you to export the raw textual result.

Network Kit is also available on the iPhone and iPad App Store as Network Utility, the same powerfull app but designed to take advantage of iOS.
Start a tool on your Mac a continue it on your iPhone/iPad thanks to Handoff and Continuity.

What’s New

Version 9.0.3

v9.0.3 =======================
Fixed privacy consents popup showing at every launch for some users.

v9.0.2 =======================
+ Fixed sent and received metrics on newer macOS

v9.0.1 =======================
+ Fixed a crash on macOS 10.15 while trying to customize privacy consents

v9.0.0 =======================
+ Full macOS 12 compatibility
+ Fixed sent and received metrics on newer macOS
+ Other minor improvements

Ratings and Reviews

4.2 out of 5
15 Ratings

15 Ratings

no_jochs ,

Good for Casual Snooping

The app itself is not that unique; most of the information it provides through the GUI can easily be obtained via the command line (assuming you know how to use your shell). But a stable application that looks quite nice and is fairly stable is most definitely worth something in my book. If there were ever a more full-featured version that came out, I would be sure to buy it.

TR1014 ,

One thing missing

It has a large variety of network information but omits traceroute, a long-time standard tool for looking at current routing.
It might have been great.


Good & Solid - Needs 2 Things

Like its counterpart on iOS, this one is solid, and does what you want in a GUI-based network tool utility.

Two things it could use:

1) Port Scan capability

2) Remember the last address you pinged, or GEOIPed, etc. I frequently just ping to make sure my VPN is working and entering it each time is a pain

App Privacy

The developer, Fausto Ristagno, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Not Linked to You

The following data may be collected but it is not linked to your identity:

  • Usage Data
  • Diagnostics

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More


  • Family Sharing

    Up to six family members can use this app with Family Sharing enabled.

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