Best NZB Site List
Here is our list of the most popular and best NZB sites. Note: We make a distinction between NZB sites and. Usenet search engines.
NZB sites contain catalogs of NZB files edited by humans vs USENET search engines which index of NZB files in real time. Oftentimes you will get better quality results with NZB sites due to human editors.
Top NZB Sites By UsenetReviewz Ranking Quick Review Chart Grid Layout
|Oznzb||#||156932||Open||Donate||2500K||1000||Newznab+||Well Run. Donate 4 VIP|
|UCrawler||#||52723||Open||Free||2000K||10K||Newznab+||Free! Ad Supported.|
|GingaDaddy||#||346187||Open||$15/Yr||700k||26K||Newznab+||Popular UK/US site|
|Nzbplanet||#||71602||Open||$8/Yr||2000K||110K||Newznab+||Improvements & Fast|
|NzbZombie||#||807864||Open||Free||1000K||12K||Newznab+||Hybrid Forum / Newznab.|
|NzbGeek||#||777516||Open||1/Mnt||500K||10K||Newznab+||Friendly NZB Site|
|Nzb.su||#||39617||Closed||$8/Yr||2000K||5K||Newznab+||Top Private NZB Site|
|Nzbs.org||#||60526||Closed||Free||2000K||5K||Newznab+||Top Private NZB Site|
|DogNZB||#||171473||Closed||Invite||1000K||5K||Newznab+||Top Private Site|
|Nzbfinder||#||634892||Open||$20/Yr||500K||5K||Newznab+||Bitcoin Only. Fast.|
|Nzbs4u||#||221513||Open||Donate||300K||2K||Newznab+||Fast. VIPs must donate|
|NZBIndex||#||667334||Open||$10||250K||3K||Newznab+||Bitcoin / Paypal Donation|
|Nmatrix||#||409396||Closed||$10||1000K||2K||Newznab+||Fast Good. VIP Bitcoin|
|NZBid||#||309287||Open||Free||1000K||2K||Newznab+||High Quality Service|
|Newzb||#||Open||$10/Yr||1500K||6K||Newznab+||Fast, Well Run|
|FTDWorld||#||86256||Open||free||-||29K||Custom||A Spot site|
|NewzNZB||#||Open||Free||400K||1K||Custom||Newznab NZB site|
|NNZBZ||#||3549293||Open||Free||1500K||?||Newznab+||A NZB site|
|OMG||#||241627||Open||$10/Yr||-||?||Custom||Good NZB Site|
|AbbyGirl||#||Open||Free||100K||1K||Newznab+||Good NZB Site|
|UberNZB||#||3742207||Open||Free||2700k||1K||Newznab+||Good NZB site|
|FST||#||49536||Open||Free||5K||150K||Vbulletin||Forum + NZBs|
|Nzbsooti||#||3534634||Open||Free||500K||3K||Newznab+||Slower NZB Site.|
|SpamFish||#||13240620||Open||Free||250K||1K||Newznab+||Good Quality NZB Site|
|Nzb-rss||#||711984||Open||Free||1K||N/A||Custom||Basic Indexing Script|
|Newsbin2||#||Dead||n/a||0||0||Custom||Dead Site Nov 2012|
|NZBMatrix||#||513128||Dead||n/a||0||0||Custom||Dead Site Dec 2013|
|Merlins||#||513128||Dead||n/a||0||0||Vbulletin||Dead Site May 2012|
|Nzbportal||#||513128||Dead||n/a||0||0||Custom||Dead Site May 2011|
|NZBsRus||#||12202818||Dead||n/a||0||0||Custom||Dead Site June 2013|
|NGIndex||#||513128||Dead||n/a||0||0||Custom||Dead Site Apr 2011|
|NewNZB||#||Dead||n/a||0||0||Custom||Offline May 2013|
|Nzbx.co||#||1789497||Dead||n/a||0||0||Custom||Dead Site July 2013|
|FindNzbs||#||2997499||Dead||n/a||0||0||Newznab+||Dead Site Oct 2013|
|Nbinz||#||Dead||n/a||0||0||Newznab+||Dead site Apr 2013|
|Matrix.eu||#||4171949||Dead||n/a||0||0||Newznab+||Dead Site Jan 2013|
|NZB7||#||17186691||Dead||n/a||0||0||Newznab+||Dead Site June 2013|
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NZB Files : 2500K Alexa Rank : 156932 Members : 1000 Price : Donate Platform : Newznab+
Currently, the site goes back four and a half years and has more than 2,500,000 nzb releases on it. Oznzb has open registration available for the moment and there is no advertising material on the site.
Oznzb : Open
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| Usenet Crawler
NZB Files : 2000K Alexa Rank : 52723 Members : 10K Price : Free Platform : Newznab+
Public Newznab site that is advertiser supported. Over 10,000 Members and 2,000,000 NZB files indexed. Recommended
Usenet Crawler : Open
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NZB Files : 700k Alexa Rank : 346187 Members : 26K Price : $15/Yr Platform : Newznab+
Under new management in late 2013, GingaDaddy is trying hard to build out a quality NZB site.
GingaDaddy : Open
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NZB Files : 100K Alexa Rank : 51297 Members : 20K Price : Free Platform : Vbulletin
Vbulletin based NZBGrabit is currently one of the fastest growing NZB sites. They launched in 2012 and have grown quickly. The forum operators appear to be very motivated in growing their user community and treating them right
NZBGrabit : Open
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NZB Files : 2000K Alexa Rank : 71602 Members : 110K Price : $8/Yr Platform : Newznab+
Nzbplanet is a new automatized NZB indexer with over 2,000,000 NZB releases and 110,000 + members. NZBPlanet is working hard to get their site into good working order.
Nzbplanet : Open
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NZB Files : 1000K Alexa Rank : 807864 Members : 12K Price : Free Platform : Newznab+
NZBZombie is a NZB indexing site that offers always open registration, API and phpBB3 forums to its users. It's a customized Newznab site that indexes some of the most popular newsgroups and that has good retention rates.
NZBZombie : Open
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NZB Files : 500K Alexa Rank : 777516 Members : 10K Price : 1/Mnt Platform : Newznab+
Just when it seemed like NZB sites were dropping off at a startling rate, new sites have come up, offering some great features. Newsnab based site NZBGeek hasn't been available to the public for long, but it has been around enough on a more limited basis to have had a good shakedown cruise and to be ready for the general public.
NZBGeek : Open
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NZB Files : 2000K Alexa Rank : 39617 Members : 5K Price : $8/Yr Platform : Newznab+
A new NZB search index that we found quite comprehensive.
NZB.su : Closed
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NZB Files : 2000K Alexa Rank : 60526 Members : 5K Price : Free Platform : Newznab+
Nzbs.org is one of the older and more popular NZB indexing sites according to Alexa.com. The only problem is that membership is closed and getting an invite is difficult, if not impossible. Nzbs.org runs on the Newznab platform. Not Recommended. (Too difficult to get an invite and easier options exist.)
NZBs.org : Closed
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NZB Files : 1000K Alexa Rank : 171473 Members : 5K Price : Invite Platform : Newznab+
Popular NZB site dognzb.cr has shut down as of December 2012
DogNZB.cr : Closed
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NZB Files : 500K Alexa Rank : 634892 Members : 5K Price : $20/Yr Platform : Newznab+
NZBFinder is an NewsNab based NZB indexing site located at NZBFinder.ws. They currently have indexed about 500,000 NZB's. The service advertises that they only index audio and high-quality video groups, so you don't have to worry about garbage NZBs clogging up your search results. Check them out.
NZBFinder : Open
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NZB Files : 300K Alexa Rank : 221513 Members : 2K Price : Donate Platform : Newznab+
Nzbs4u.net is a new NZB site that offers free and VIP registration. The webpage for the site lists the name as Nzbs2Go, but the domain is located at Nzbs4u.net. The site promises some real advantages, particularly to those USENET users who have grown frustrated with and sick of password protected RAR files and the other spam that tends to clog up the USENET.
Nzbs4u.net : Open
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NZB Files : 250K Alexa Rank : 667334 Members : 3K Price : $10 Platform : Newznab+
NZBIndex.in indexes NZB files from some of the most popular video newsgroups out there and is making an effort to update those indexes very quickly. Membership is still open but, with 1,000 members already, you might want to get a membership before the site has to go invite only.
NZBIndex.in : Open
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NZB Files : 1000K Alexa Rank : 409396 Members : 2K Price : $10 Platform : Newznab+
Nmatrix has been around since December 2012 and currently has approximately 900,000 releases in its indexes. Thus far, the site has managed to back fill one year of NZB files.
Nmatrix : Closed
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NZB Files : 300K Alexa Rank : 1405127 Members : 2K Price : $10 Platform : Newznab+
NZB.ag is not aiming small. After NZBMatrix went down, the developers at NZB.ag got a bit upset and decided that they didn’t want to replace NZBMatrix; they wanted to make something that picked up where that site left off and offered something truly revolutionary.
NZB.ag : Open
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NZB Files : 1800K Alexa Rank : 530412 Members : 2K Price : $12/Yr Platform : Newznab+
Quality Hardware with a Good Systems Administrator running this website. $12/year for VIP access. Registration is currently Open
Nzbndx : Open
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NZB Files : 1000K Alexa Rank : 309287 Members : 2K Price : Free Platform : Newznab+
NZBid : Open
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NZB Files : 600K Alexa Rank : 602307 Members : 10K Price : Invite Platform : Newznab+
Newztown has been around for 2 years now and provides hundreds of thousands of NZB files to choose from. The site is filtered, so you don’t have to worry about porn or other spam content showing upon their indexes.
Newztown : Closed
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NZB Files : 3750k Alexa Rank : 198774 Members : 1K Price : Free Platform : Newznab+
NZBGrab is a Newsnab site with a domain name based in Italy. They currently have 1,000 members and 3750k nzb files indexed. They opened their doors in early 2013 and have done a good job improving and expanding their service since then.
NZBGrab : Open
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NZB Files : 1500K Alexa Rank : Members : 6K Price : $10/Yr Platform : Newznab+
Newzb.co has 6,000 nzb files. Their VIP membership is $15 a year. Check out our special redeem code to get an invite plus 3 months of free VIP usage.
Newzb.co : Open
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NZB Files : - Alexa Rank : 86256 Members : 29K Price : free Platform : Custom
It’s not a Newznab site and it’s not a regular NZB site, it’s a Spot site, but FTDWorld does have an interesting site going. Divided up into logical categories, the site allows you to browse through the latest uploads to a variety of different newsgroups and to see what’s available.
FTDWorld : Open
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NZB Files : 400K Alexa Rank : Members : 1K Price : Free Platform : Custom
NewzNZB is a Newznab -based NZB site that has been in operation since 2012. The site currently has just more than 400,000 releases.
NewzNZB : Open
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NZB Files : 1500K Alexa Rank : 3549293 Members : ? Price : Free Platform : Newznab+
NNZBZ.org is usually private, but they do occasionally open up and let new people onto the site. If you’re interested in joining, you’ll want to check during holidays to see if they have a special deal going when you can get membership.
NNZBZ.org : Open
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NZB Files : - Alexa Rank : 241627 Members : ? Price : $10/Yr Platform : Custom
OMGWTFNZBS : Open
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NZB Files : 100K Alexa Rank : Members : 1K Price : Free Platform : Newznab+
AbbyGirl : Open
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NZB Files : - Alexa Rank : 623049 Members : 3K Price : Free Platform : Vbulletin
ABook.ws is a forum site that provides links to audio book son USENET, allowing members to share their own finds whenever they have the urge.
ABook.ws : Open
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NZB Files : 2700k Alexa Rank : 3742207 Members : 1K Price : Free Platform : Newznab+
UberNZB : Open
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NZB Files : ? Alexa Rank : 207845 Members : ? Price : Free Platform : Newznab+
NZBS2Go has some great looking features, particularly if you go for the VIP package, which is usually the best deal. The site is set up, according to the people running it, to make it easy to navigate through the content you’ll find on USENET.
NZBS2Go : Open
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NZB Files : 5K Alexa Rank : 49536 Members : 150K Price : Free Platform : Vbulletin
FileSharingTalk is an NZB site with human edited NZB file that are arranged in a forum type format.
FileSharingTalk : Open
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NZB Files : 500K Alexa Rank : 3534634 Members : 3K Price : Free Platform : Newznab+
Nzbscooti is a relatively new site, having been online for only about two weeks. The site offers a no-charge option for downloaders, however, and you can get a higher level of service by getting a membership to the site.
Nzbsooti : Open
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NZB Files : 250K Alexa Rank : 118208 Members : 4K Price : $15 Platform : Newznab+
SmackDownonYou is a NewzNab based site that is doing lots of advertising on Google Adwords. You might have seen them if you searched for USENET terms. They are expensive but they offer some shared USENET account that you can use. Read our review to see what users think.
SmackDownOnYou : Open
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NZB Files : 250K Alexa Rank : 13240620 Members : 1K Price : Free Platform : Newznab+
SpammedFish is a new NZB site that’s set up under the UK domain SpammedFish.co.uk. Plans on taking it back over to open registration in the near future.
SpammedFish : Open
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NZB Files : 200K Alexa Rank : 12831981 Members : 1K Price : Free Platform : Newznab+
NZB indexer scene that seems to have quite a bit to offer. If you're not a gamer, the word "pwn" means to "own", as in dominate or excel. This provider is out there to offer users a clean interface and a service that is easy to understand. New Site -- Maybe down. Keep Checkin g Back
pwnZB.com : Open
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NZB Files : 1K Alexa Rank : 711984 Members : N/A Price : Free Platform : Custom
NZB-RSS.com is a site that allows you to get information on all of the video files that have been uploaded to the newsgroups very quickly. It integrates with RSS feeds, allowing you to use it with newsreaders that have that functionality built into them.
NZB-RSS : Open
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| Newzbin2 |
Newzbin was arguably one of the best NZB sites. They peaked in popularity in 2006. Newzbin invented the NZB file format which greatly helped the process of USENET search and distributing USENET binary files.
Status : Dead since November 2011
| NZBMatrix |
NZBMatrix was one of the most popular NZB sites. They used a modified forum software. Unfortunately they closed their doors in Dec 2012
Status : Dead since December 2012
| Merlins Portal |
Merlin's Portal was a popular NZB forum using Vbulletin software. Merlin's portal opened and closed a few times over the years until they completely pulled the plug in mid 2012.
Status : Dead since April 2012
| Nzbportal |
NZBportal was never very popular to begin with and they closed their doors mid 2011. Not Recommended.
Status : Dead since May 2011
| NZBsRus |
NZBsRus's has closed its doors effective June 2013. They also took all their members money and shut down without a word or refunds. Buyer Beware with NZB sites. Look elsewhere
Status : Dead since June 2013
| NGIndex |
NGIndex has been down since the beginning of 2012. No word if they will be online again. Here is the message they have on their website. We have had a complete failure on our index servers hard disk array
Status : Dead since
| NewNZB |
http://newnzb.tv/ was an indexing site with a small subset of news. The aim was to make searching a lot easier and caters for the prime-time market. Ancompletely automated indexer, with some AI/Fuzzy logic that strips out the useless posts to offer the user something close to an NZB site. CLOSED
Status : Dead since May 2013
| Nzbx.co |
nzbx.co has closed doors due to health problems of the owner. NZB.co was quick to rise and quick to fall however they offered a good service while they lasted
Status : Dead since July 2013
| FindNzbs.info |
FindNzbs.info had a quick rise and fall. They are shutdown as of late 2013. Check out UsenetReviewz NZB Site list for more options.
Status : Dead since October 2013
| Nbinz.eu |
Nbinz.eu is a new NZB indexer that’s been online for roughly one month. The site has an index that goes back 1,600 days and has indexed over 300,000 NZB files as of the present.
Status : Dead since
| NZB-Matrix.eu |
NZB-Matrix.eu has been around for 2 years now and the site has impressive membership numbers of approximately 75,000, according to the developers. The developers say that they’re a dedicated bunch of Dutchies wanting to fill the empty void that remained after the shutdown of other NZB indexers.
Status : Dead since
| NZB7 |
NZB7 closed its doors June 2013.
Status : Dead since January 2013
By using NZB sites you will be able to download NZB files and/or use an NZB search engine to find what you are looking for on the Internet.
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Its worth mentioning that Newzbin (another popular NZB site again also closed) was responsible for the creation and promotion of the NZB file format which has helped to streamline the process of sharing files on Usenet. Newzbin is not to be confused with Newsbin which is a newsreader and not an NZB aggregation service.
For more about NZB files and Usenet downloading you could take a look at our tutorial series on how to download from Usenet.
Essentially you would need just three things. (You don’t need to know the internal details about an NZB file.)
Three Tips About Getting Started with NZB files
- An NZB compliant newsreader – check out our list of best Usenet newsreaders
- A premium Usenet service – Our best Usenet services list.
- An NZB site or Usenet Search Engine
Using NZB files is a lot easier than you think so don’t be intimiated by the fact that they are XML files just setup up your Usenet newsreader to automatically import and process NZB files and you are done. The whole process of downloading is made a lot easier by using NZB files.