Download (ability)

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Download raises either the bearer's Attack or Special Attack, based on the opponent's defenses. If the opponent's Defense is lower than its Special Defense, Download will raise Attack. If the opponent's Special Defense is lower than or equal to its Defense, Download will raise Special Attack.

In double and triple battles, Download adds the stats of all opposing Pokemon and uses the lowest total.

Game descriptions

Generation 4 Adjusts power according to the foe’s ability.
Generation 5 Adjusts power according to a foe’s defenses.
Generation 6 Adjusts power based on an opposing Pokémon's stats.

Pokémon with Download

2nd ability
Hidden ability
137 Porygon Trace Analytic
233 Porygon2 Trace Analytic
474 Porygon-Z Adaptability Analytic
649 Genesect

Download as a hidden ability

No Pokémon have Download as a hidden ability.