Torrex is a torrent downloading software that can be used to stream a movie or listen to music without waiting to download the file. Torrex has a built-in media player that can play music or video file directly into the software after downloading it. Additionally, the player can also play music in the background. It can download files in the background with low priority mode so you can do other tasks without compromising the PC speed. Torrex also allows you to play or preview any video file while downloading.
It has one of the simplest UI for easy user operation. Picture in picture lets you play your files in a small window. The integration in the windows option can prioritize your files for faster downloading speeds. Torrex has a lite version, which is free, as well as a Pro version, which is paid.
CuteTorrent is a BitTorrent client that is used to transfer torrent files. You can easily download and upload any file on torrent websites like 1337x, ThePirateBay. Although it seems a very typical torrent client, it has the core library of BitTorrent. The highlighting features of CuteTorrent are custom Proxy support for privacy, speed limits for individual or all torrent files in the queue, and support for IPv6 internet protocol. It has direct integration with the Daemon tool that allows mounting the disc and .iso files on the virtual disk while downloading a file from CuteTorrent.
CuteTorrent is open-source software, so if you are a developer, you can access its source code and customize it in your own way. The open-source platform can also be used for educational purposes for those who want to learn to code.
µTorrent is one of the best Torrent clients that allows users to quickly download files from multiple peers and offer support for RSS feeds and a scheduler as well as a speed limiter. It is a lightweight program and does not only make grabbing torrent easy but also pack several other useful features, including RSS feeds, remote access, and create your torrent files to share with others.
µTorrent comes with an intuitive interface that displays all the data and information you need to know about the torrents are managing. It also allows you to preview the file name, size, status, download, and upload speed, and the estimated remaining time for the files being downloaded. As compared to other Torrent clients, it is much convincing and also allows you to manage your torrent even when you are not near your computer, because of its RSS feed and schedule feature.
As the name suggests, the RSS feed entails that you can subscribe to multiple feeds and set the tool to auto-download the file as they appear. µTorrent also comes with a comprehensive file management system such as labels, for instance, that enable you to set directories for the data you are grabbing automatically or manually. It has millions of users, and you can enjoy its service anywhere around the world.
BiglyBT is an open-source BitTorrent client for downloading and uploading torrent files. It is open-source yet feature enriched software. If you want an ad-free user experience, this is the best torrent software for you. BiglyBT android app is also available with ad-free UI and full features as in the desktop app. It acts as a remote control app for your phone, tablet, Chromebook, and with Android TV support, you can directly download movies and music into your TV.
The main features of this software include merging all the seeders in one swarm so you can download at a faster speed. It comes with clean timeline features such as tags and grouping the torrent files. It features all the basic torrent requirements like Mainline DHT, Vuze DHT, UPnP, uTP, PEX, UDP Tracker, and an end-to-end Encryption of files.
rTorrent was a text-based BitTorrent client for sharing torrent files from the internet. It was based on old ncurses and libTorrent libraries, that are made for Unix. It was targeted towards high performance due to bugs-free coding. It had no graphical UI, but direct text-based commands can be given, as mentioned earlier. It is relatively old software and is discontinued, so you do not get that many features like IPv6 internet protocol, proxy server connection for secure downloads, seeding, web trackers, UPnP, and daemon tools integration. It didn’t give sequential download options.
Some basic features include Magnet link downloading, super Seeding, selective downloading, and prioritizing your specific files. As it did not include search engines, tools, and other useless features, the software wasclean and bloatware-free. rTorrent was only available for Windows and Linux platforms.
Nicotine+ is a torrent client for Soulseek that you can use to share torrent files via a Peer-to-Peer file exchange network. It is an alternative to the Complex Soulseek, which aims to be simpler and plain yet provides powerful features for file sharing. Initially, it was used for sharing music, but users can also share other types of files. It has all the basic features and tabs to navigate like a Search bar, Download section, uploads. It also features private chat, chatrooms, and buddy list options, which are not commonly available on other P2P file-sharing programs. It shows all details of current downloads like IP address and region along with Download and Upload speed.
Nicotine+ is an open-source program, so anyone can access the source code. One drawback of open source software is that Nicotine+ does not collect any user data itself, but third-party servers can do that without user permission. The software is available for Windows and macOS platforms.
Libtorrent is a BitTorrent client that can be used to share torrent files via a P2P connection. It is a plain and bloatware-free version of BitTorrent with minimal graphical UI that focuses on stability and speed. Although the software is simple yet it has all the basic and advanced features to use in torrent downloading and P2P exchange. The main goal of this software is low CPU usage and low memory usage, along with ease of use. Libtorrent is licensed software that means you can implement its library in your projects without any licensing, but you will have to give credits to the author.
Highlighting features of this software are having access to BitTorrent library, DHT protocol, IPv6 internet protocol support, Peer exchange, HTTP seeding, and tracker addition, and local peer discovery. You can download private torrents too.
LIII BitTorrent Client is open-source software for sharing files via torrent. This is a simple and plain software aimed to use the minimum hardware resources (CPU and RAM) with the most efficient downloading and uploading algorithm. You can prefer this software over other torrent programs because of its minimalism and easy to understand UI and accessible options. It supports magnet URL fetching, which queues the file into the download section with one click. The Graphical User Interface of this software might be outdated, but that benefits the PC performance in many ways.
The program has been coded in C++, so it might not be the most powerful program as compared to its competitors like BitTorrent or its clients, yet it gives a good user experience in Peer-to-Peer exchange tasks.
Hadouken is a torrent client that can download and even upload torrent files on the server via Peer 2 Peer connection. Hadouken browsing engine include all torrent sites in web surfing and sorts them in the most relevant way. The files that are to be downloaded are easily imported via magnet links or by pasting the file URL into the search bar. Its UI can be accessed via a given link, which has to be opened from the browser. You can set the link to open automatically on boot or can manually open the interface.
The interface includes a search bar, torrent server file list that you can manually add, and a downloading folder to access all of your downloads. The Seeding will be active even after the download has been finished for better Peering and uploading of content. Hadouken has been discontinued and is not being updated with time anymore.
ABC-OKC is a BitTorrent client that was divided from the previous client ABC. It is an improved client with some core libraries and source code through BitTorrent. ABC Old King Cole offers to download torrent files with Peer 2 Peer exchange that includes downloading and uploading. It has a very minimal UI and almost no bloatware so, it will run on low spec PCs very efficiently. It has all the basic features of a torrent client with Peer discovery, P2P exchange of trackers, Download prioritization.
The interface offers all details of downloading torrents like download/upload speed, Trackers, peers, seeders/leechers, estimated time left. It is one of the lightest torrent downloading software for those who do not have high-end PC resources. You can choose between Single port mode, which needs more CPU, and multi-port mode, which uses less CPU. You can also use multi-port mode with a VPN for multi-threaded downloading.
Hootr is software that allows you to listen to and download Podcasts with minimum effort. You can choose from a large library of torrents and it downloads the desired files, organize them and tag them to find the podcasts easily. You can organize your downloaded feed by category (like talk shows, comedy, drama), type (video, audio, torrent), or filter by Name, date, and Seeder/Leecher for the most active torrent. You can subscribe and get notifications from the RSS feed. Just drag and drop files that you want o upload to the server.
The simple UI makes it suitable for beginners, even for those who do not have any knowledge about using torrent software. Hootr helps you find your favorite podcasts after some minor configuration.
Btpd – BitTorrent Protocol Daemon is an open-source BitTorrent client used to share torrent files via a BitTorrent network protocol. It has a mode called Daemon mode, which allows the software to integrate and run in the background. This means Btpd does not have to be controlled via GUI but is controlled by the command-line interface (CLI). Btpd is used to share files online via a Peer-to-Peer exchange algorithm. Peer-to-peer exchange allows users to share files among the swarm of many users connected with the server. It has support for both Ipv4 and IPv6 protocols, but IPv6 has less useful as it has fewer peers.
With peer-to-peer exchange, you can share multiple files with other computers that are connected and online at the same time on the server. You can share multiple files at once in one Process with downloading and uploading rate limit.
Torrent2exe is a software to download torrents over a P2P connection. This is a very simple tool to easily add your files to downloading list via magnet links. It is a fully functional torrent downloader with a direct download option; just paste the file URL into the tool, and it will start downloading the file after selecting the path. The downloaded file seeds after completion so that the file can be transferred to other clients too.
It converts the torrent file into a .exe file, so no BitTorrent client is needed to download the files. The interface is very minimal and clean. There are two options given while downloading, one default file size, which is the size of the actual file, and one is the large .exe file, which can be used to download other files along with the original file. It is useful for users who do not want to download BitTorrent clients. Torrent2exe uses very few PC hardware resources, so it is suitable for low-end systems.
OneSwarm is a file sharing service that makes data sharing possible via Peer-to-Peer (P2P) in a way that security is preserved. OneSwarm has a community of users who you can add to your friend list. It allows you to control how data is being shared, such as to the public or to friends. You can share content with the selected people, hence focusing mainly on privacy concerns so that no information or internet activity is made public.
OneSwarm is compatible with and can work in the background as a client to BitTorrent and operates without using high PC resources including ram and processor. Cryptographic standards like SSL encryption make friendly data sharing possible in OneSwarm. It supports transcoding of video/audio file formats and in-browser video/audio playback. You can select the streaming downloading option to stream the videos while downloading.
Distribyted is a torrent client that allows file sharing with Peer2Peer exchange protocol. It strives to make easy integrations among torrent file applications and presents them as a standardized filesystem. Distribyted downloads only the parts that are needed from a compressed file. Even if the file format is not supported, it can seek through the required file. You can easily play the multimedia files like movies and music, games, and other applications. This client downloads only those parts on-demand that are needed.
After the execution and loading of all torrent files, the web interface will appear having all the information of downloading, uploading, speed of uploading, etc. The supported formats of files in Distribyted are zip, tar, 7zip, xz, whereas it does not support gzip.
Flush is an open-source BitTorrent client that makes torrent sharing easy. The main features of Flush are that it can run a lot of configurations from a single user, can load torrents automatically from specified directories, set a custom save directory, and pause and remove old torrents automatically. It also has the ability to choose character set encoding of any torrent file. Flush also presents the current and overall statistics of sessions and temporarily pause and resume torrents.
You can also create torrent files of your own. Flush uses libtorrent’s Rasterbar version. You can use the command-line interface through the GUI to control all factors like down/up speed and updating trackers. Once you start downloading any file, a window will show the size, status, speed of downloading, and uploading of the file, and you’ll get a notification once done.
Pipladen Drive is the cloud storage service through which you can store 20 GB of data free of cost along with high-security assurance anytime and anywhere in the world. Through Pipladen Drive, file sharing and preserving information is made easy.
You can also buy more storage with a premium membership that costs between $1 to $11. Pipladen drive is a good alternative to the cloud services like Dropbox and Google Drive which also offer 15 GB of free cloud storage.
BitTornado is a BitTorrent client that helps you to download and upload content using the BitTorrent server. The built-in search engine lets you browse torrents directly from the UI. Share ratio is available on the main screen and the name of the file in the title bar along with the downloading speed. It shows the results from top sites and with a sorting option you can search files based on category.
Its low consumption of resources, fewer configuration options, and ability to prioritize important downloads over the other makes this client stand ahead of the crowd. It looks exactly like a BitTorrent client, but the noticeable difference is in the main window. It can make limitations in download and upload rate and has proxy server support.
TotalD is an all-in-one downloader that can download and upload torrent files from the BitTorrent client network. It has linked most of the famous hosting servers with its algorithm like Hubfiles, Clicknupload which are used by most of the file uploaders. You can directly download files from those servers. Either it is a movie or any file, TotalD generates a link and gives an option to download the file.
TotalD gives you downloading option while playing the video from any website, either its Facebook, Youtube, Instagram, or Vimeo. It has one UI for all types of downloads, which is also customizable. The main feature of this application is that if you close the application or shut down the PC, it will automatically resume the file on the next boot without refreshing the link.
Patchy is an open-source BitTorrent client that shares files via the BitTorrent client network. One of the reasons to choose this torrent client over others is that it is an adware-free version so, no ads or extra software installers would pop up while using it. Other features are prioritizing the selected files, downloading the specific files in a package, boost option to speed up your download, Sequential downloading, limiting the upload/download rate, and IPv6 support.
You can use Patchy to create .torrent files from your storage and upload them to the server. The UI is similar to BitTorrent and uTorrent, but you can customize it to your taste. Select the magnet links, and Patchy will automatically add the file to the queue and starts downloading. You can also set speed limits, change behaviors of software, and connection settings are also there for customization. One con is that it does not support proxy server downloading.
Downpour is a BitTorrent client that you can use for torrent file sharing. It is a web-based torrent file-sharing client. Just like other torrent downloaders, this serves the same purpose with some dis-similarities. It has integration with your Windows, which comes in handy in customizing filenames, download paths. It is not for an average user, as it requires Python to implement the setup. But as a developer, you can customize the UI to work the way you like.
It has RSS support, which lets you automatically import and rename the files to be downloaded. It can be installed on Windows but you need to install Python and CLI first which creates hassle. So, the Linux OS is recommended for this. Downpour has multiple user support for shared file servers.
Torrential is an open-source BitTorrent client that allows you to share torrent files. It can upload and download files via the P2P transfer protocol. Torrential is a high-speed, ad-free, and minimal torrent client that has very minimum but all necessary options available. You can directly search from the app with search and sort filters, and it saves a record of your search history.
With plain UI, you can have all details of your downloads on one screen. Torrential can automatically add and download all types of torrent files via magnet link. The seeding option is also available, which makes it beneficial for other users. You can prioritize one or more downloads, rename them and add location prior to downloading. The con of this software is that it does not support proxy servers.
nTorrent is an rTorrent client used to share files via P2P transfer protocol. It is based on JAVA language that allows you to download, upload as well as watch videos and play songs during download. You don’t need to download the file first to review it. This is beneficial for you if you frequently preview the movies and songs before downloading. The application is a good option for beginners as well as for advanced users.
One of the best features of nTorrent is that it downloads the torrent in such a way that you will get minimal buffering even when the internet is not available, nTorrent will play the already downloaded part of the file. This comes at a cost of slow downloading because the file is not being downloaded in chunks which means the multi-threaded downloading is not there. The only con is that it does not support UDP trackers so you should consider HTTP trackers files for better downloading speed.
qBittorrent is a cross-platform P2P, free, and open-source BitTorrent client written in C++. It comes as the alternative to uTorrent and features an extensible search engine that is perfectly integrated into the application. With this BitTorrent client, you can have simultaneous searches and per category-specific search requests for numbers of different kinds of files and multimedia.
The application encompasses the Qt4 user-interface and web user-interface that allows remote control for search content downloads. It supports almost all the BitTorrent extensions, including full encryption, DHT and peers exchange, etc. qBittorrent also features UPnP and NAT-PMP port forwarding support and advance RSS support with download filters, IP filtering, and IPv6 compliant.
It works similarly to all the other leading BitTorrent clients but offers lots of new features that make it better than others. Key functionality includes a simultaneous download of multiple torrents, integrated RSS feed reader and downloader, very lightweight, control over files and torrent creation tools, etc.
Deluge is the most leading BitTorrent client for Windows, OS X, Linux, and Unix operating systems. It is a feature-rich solution and uses libtorrent in its backend and offers multiple user-interfaces, including web and console. This BitTorrent client is specially designed using a client-server model with the daemon process that handles all the major BitTorrent activities.
Deluge aims to be a secure and lightweight client, and most of its features are part of plugin tools that were written by various developers. The client is capable of running on headless machines with the user-interfaces being able to connect remotely from any platform at all times.
Its other prominent feature includes rich plugin collection, simple, fast, and secure, operates in GNOME, XFCE, KDE, and lots of other similar platforms, etc. Deluge is a 100% free software and is licensed under the GNU General Public License.
Free Download Manager is a free download manager that works on splitting the downloading files first and then assembling each split part to complete the file. It features the start, pause, resume, and stops functions as well. The resume function enables the users to get their file download from the same point from users had left it. The best thing about it is that it works as a file manager. Every file downloaded by this platform automatically moves to its relevant folder. For example, a song will go to the music folder.
Video and movies will automatically go to the video folder, and software will automatically go to the software folder. In the case of downloading multiple files, Free Download Manager gives the options of complete, in progress, stop, and schedule so that the users should be able to decide better for their files when finished downloaded or schedule for downloading.
Tixati is a peer-to-peer file-sharing software that uses the BitTorrent protocol. The protocol allows multiple peers to form a collective swarm and download a large file with high efficiency. The best thing about this software is that it uses advanced bandwidth registering for overall traffic and per-transfer traffic with a separate catalog of protocol and file bytes and different classifications of outbound traffic for seeding and trading.
Like other similar software, it also offers lots of advanced features that make it better than others. Such as peer connection encryption, super-efficient peer choking, and highly flexible bandwidth, fastest downloads, added security, share lists of the magnet, stream audio-video files, and private chat rooms with a free, simple, and user-friendly interface. The software is available to use on Linux and Microsoft Windows platforms only.
PicoTorrent is a web-based solution that allows you to explore, find, and download movies, games, and other files from the internet via a P2P connection packed in a user-friendly interface. It is a lightweight solution that allows you to download torrent files along with magnet URLs. This solution does not require setup, and since it is a portal, that means you can easily decompress it at any location on your hard drive. It does not require configuration, and you should bear in mind that the output directory is set to volume with sufficient free space.
After launching this app, you can see a simple interface where you can preview the list of torrents along with other useful data, including size, status, estimated download time, and peer for each file from the main windows. Compared to all the other similar platforms, it is much powerful and allows you to easily download its torrent files by adding them from the file menu. There is also a strong recommendation system that suggests all the leading games, movies, or applications based on your interest. PicoTorrent also includes core features such as a simple interface, daily updates with new connect, explore categories and search boxes, etc.
BitTorrent is a leading torrent client for sharing content via the BitTorrent protocol. It enables users to search, share, download, and upload movies, music, applications, documents, and all kinds of other files. The app supports the download of several files in parallel from different peers.
For each upload or download, the interface show upload and download speed, file name, file size, speed, and progress, etc. Overall usage can be checked in tabular and graphical views. New a torrent and magnet files can be added through the torrent sites or from within BitTorrent.
It offers a user-friendly experience and offers lots of extra tools such as scheduling to enable different bandwidth limits throughout the day and remote control. Some of its most advanced features include bandwidth limiter, data transfer quote limiter, a download scheduler, IP blocklist, and proxy support, etc.
Vuze (also known as Azureus) is a free-to-use BitTorrent client used to transfer files via the BitTorrent protocol. It is written in Java and uses the Azureus Engine. In addition to BitTorrent, the platform allows users to view, publish, and share original DVDs and high-quality video content. All the content is presented through different channels and categories.
Additionally, the platform also allows its users to publish their own created content to earn money from it. It is a simple and easy-to-use software that you can access anytime, anywhere, around the world. Decentralized chat, content search, chatting with friends, share torrent, browse and download high-quality content, publish own content, and exporting media directory to external devices, etc.
Vuze is the only software that makes torrents available on P2P and vice versa and has a plugin that connects to the I2P network. With this platform, you can get more out of your download with antivirus protections, playable video game streaming, and no ads irritations. Some most popular types are Music Videos, Movies, TV Shows and Video Games, etc.
FrostWire is the most advanced free and open-source BitTorrent client released in September 2004. It is similar to LimeWire and offers all the core features with some new tools that make it better than others. Such as an exact built-in torrent search, an advanced download manager, music player, a media library, etc. All these features are draped into one free application so you can find what your love quickly, download movies, music, and video directly to your device fast and with no download size or speed limits.
It allows you to create playlists to play your music offline without an internet connection. The significant fact about this solution is that it downloads super-fast using the distributed P2P file-sharing torrent network. By splitting the files into multiple chunks and downloading from lots of sources at the same time.
It enables you to download any media file as large as high-quality full songs or entire music albums, etc. Unlike most similar torrent solutions, it also allows you to download all kinds of data, so even though it is created with primarily audio and video in mind. FrostWire also includes core features such as built-in torrent search, easy one-tap download, choose file storage solution and a media browser, etc. FrostWire is an excellent open-source BitTorrent client available to use on Web and mobile platforms.
Halite is one of the best and free BitTorrent client based on the popular libtorrent library. The software developed in C++ and relies on portable C++ source libraries known as Boost libraries to operate efficiently. The platform is specially made for those users who want to download different kinds of files, such as audio, video, and images, etc.
It is a simple yet useful BitTorrent client who has a low memory footprint, a clean and straightforward interface, and easy to understand. Managed torrent queue, support for magnet URI, full Unicode support, create a torrent file, edit tracker, file selection these are core features of the applications. Just like other similar platforms, it also offers conversation options with some new features that make it better than others.
KTorrent is the most leading BitTorrent application by KDE that enables you to download any kind of files using the BitTorrent protocol. It allows you to run several torrents simultaneously and comes with extended features to make it a feature-rich client for BitTorrent. As compared to all the other BitTorrent applications, it works similarly but offers a new interface with dozens of new features that make it better than others.
KTorrent’s most prominent feature includes global and per-torrent speed limits, previewing certain file types, importing partially or fully downloaded files, and selective downloading for multi-file torrents UDP tracker support, and much more. In addition to built-in functionality, KTorrent also has some plugins that make it better than others.
FlashGet is an all in one leading download manager that has the highest number of users on the internet that using MHT technique. The software is optimizing the system resources that allow you to use the lowest system resources without the influence of your regular work. The MHT technique is making its mark in enhancing the speed and stability and allows you to spilt download files into sections with parallel support for multipoint transfer.
FlashGet comes with a powerful files management feature that sets the tone for the multiple categories to support, and each download is assigned a download saving directory. The platform is featuring different protocols of assistance that are HTTP, BT, FTP, and RTSP. The software is working seamlessly, and there is no need to operate manually for a downloading switch and is using the one-touch technique that sets the path to download automated target files.
Flud – Torrent Downloader is a free content downloading mobile app developed and published by Delphi Software. It is quite a simple and beautiful BitTorrent client that is specially designed to put the power of BitTorrent protocol in your hands.
With the help of this, you can easily share files with ease from your phone and tablet and allow you to download files quickly. It is a comprehensive torrent client that comes with all the leading features and tools to download, upload, and share files.
Flud is quite simple and easy to use the application you just need to download and install it into your mobile device, complete the installation process, and after that, you can enjoy all its features without any limitations.
Its most prominent feature includes no speed limits on downloads and uploads, magnet link support, RSS feed support with automatic downloading, and ability to move files while downloading, etc.
FinalTorrent is a simple platform from where users can discover and download motion pictures, music, and programming for their PC. It incorporates with your web program so your download begins consequently while clicking a .torrent interface. It also offers a sorting feature from where you can find different files easily. Even the downloading process will begin with a simple click.
It highlights a library of downloaded records, that you can download and open from inside this app. Once you have discovered your record in the library, you just double-tap it to open the organizer where the file(s) were downloaded. FinalTorrent is one of the simple and easy platforms even for beginners.
BitLord is a BitTorrent client capable of downloading torrents, has its built-in browser with a powerful search engine for documents, music, and movies as well as gives you the ability to watch videos while they are being downloaded. It is fast and easy to understand software available to use on Microsoft Windows and Mac platforms only.
The most exciting thing about this platform is that it also offers service as peer-to-peer file sharing. It is a similar software as compared to other BitTorrent clients but provides some advanced features that make it better than others.
BitLord allows you to create and manage playlist, re-allocate, update tracker, choose a folder to monitor, automatically add a torrent and apply for password protection, etc. During downloads, the torrent status is displayed on the bottom part of the screen. It provides different information such as remaining times, download speed and seeders, etc.
BitSpirit is a torrent client that lets you download torrent documents, fix the TCP/IP convention, shut down the PC when a download is done, and revive DHT hubs. This simple tool has got all the required tools in a single menu bar, and users can even see all the records using a secret, secured key.
This tool contains an infection scanner, and it can reload the IPFilter.dat document. CPU and memory utilization is generally very low for this tool, yet you can change your download and transfer speed limits if there is some issue in this matter. Yet, it even exceeds other tools of the same genre, including BitTorrent, uTorrent, and Vuze BitTorrent client.
tTorrent is a high-quality torrent (P2P) downloader for Android-based devices. You can download massive archives like free movies, free track albums, free software program programs, open MP3 files, and other media to your smartphone or tablet. This tool requires a high-Speed Internet connection (Wi-Fi, 4G). It comes with support for Magnet hyperlink, trackerless torrent (DHT), RSS, UPnP, NAT-PMP, IP filtering, Proxy guide (SOCKS, HTTP), EncryptionWeb interface (supports Transdroid/Transdrone), and Label guide.
This application comes with some of the most useful features like the possibility of creating download queues, downloading numerous documents simultaneously, or downloading one file from a torrent, integrated torrent search, magnet link support, RSS support, and the opportunity to create your very own torrents.
Torium is a minimal and plain torrent file downloader and uploader for those who do not want fancy features other than basic downloading options. The interface shows File details, download/upload speed, estimated download left, and progress bar. The seeding option is also available after downloading the file, which is beneficial for other torrent users. It automatically updates trackers after some time, so the speed of the file is not restricted.
Torium is very less customizable and offers very few options like storage management, network preferences, Interface changes, and some other options. You can operate it on a very low resource PC as it isn’t power-hungry. The software is open-source so, the source code is available for developers for customization.
Rapidbay is a torrent client and a self-hosted video streaming software. It is an open-source and ad-free tool that allows you to directly access and play the content from the torrent server. The main highlighting feature of Rapidbay is that it uses Jackett to browse the torrent servers. You don’t need to open any website to access torrents, just open the GUI on Rapidbay, and it will take you to the search bar.
You can add torrent hosting websites like thePiratebay, RARBG, BTDB, 1337x. It will show results from the added torrent servers so you can filter out your results for what type of content you are trying to find. Select the video file you want to play, and it will convert/download the file on your PC and start streaming right away. You can stream it on other devices like Chromecast, AppleTV, and other browsers.
Xtorrent is a torrent client for sharing torrent files. Xtorrent is optimized for macOS so it does not require many resources to use from PC. You can search torrents right away from the interface and download that file at lightning-fast speeds. The search words are browsed through popular search engines like Google, Yahoo, Bing and from torrent sites like LegitTorrents and clear bit. The search results can be sorted by image, type, video, software, or games.
After the file is downloaded, you can easily import the music files directly into iTunes. One of the main features of Xtorrent is that it has a “torrent cast” feature that lets you automatically download the daily uploading episodes of a show. The only con is that you cannot create your own torrents, and the interface becomes a little messy while downloading multiple files.
SKDownloader is a very easy-to-use download manager that offers direct downloads from servers and P2P sharing a torrent file. It is based on JAVA, which supports HTTP, FTP, proxies, torrents, and scheduled tasks. You can directly add the file URL link you want to download, and it will move the file to the download queue. SKDownloader automatically detects if it is a torrent file or direct download. The interface window shows all necessary options like file details, download and upload speed, seeding, no. of peers, trackers, and ETA.
Additionally, the files can be scheduled to download on the current day or later on any day of the week. The software is not ad-free, but you can block pop-up ads in the preferences. The UI is fully customizable. You can hide any bar to the tab, start the torrent on boot, make the default save location, and switch to the other interface theme. You can limit the downloading or uploading speed of files individually or group-wise.
Red Torrent is a BitTorrent client for the Android platform. Red Torrent downloads files faster with multi-threaded connections. You can add your downloads to the queue and schedule them for later downloads. Red Torrent has a built-in isoHunt.com search engine, which is powerful enough to show you the most relevant results. You can choose WiFi only option to save your mobile data.
Red Torrent comes in two versions. One is Lite and the other is a standard version. The standard version offers the advantage of multiple downloads and queue systems over the lite version. Red Torrent offers customization like downloading when the charger is plugged into mobile, Port configuration, max download limit, max active pieces per torrent that saves memory. The lite version is free to download, and you have to purchase the standard version.
atorrent is a torrent download manager that lets you download and upload files via torrent servers. Just like all other clients, atorrent is also a peer-to-peer supported application that downloads torrents directly into your phone or tablets. atorrent supports magnet link grabbing, so the downloading is easy with one click. Although it is a free version with ads running in the UI, the speed is not capped from the server. atorrent has a search feature built right into the app so you can directly search the torrent and start downloading it.
Partial downloads make it easier to download the desired files from a whole folder. Multi-threaded downloading lets you download files into chunks from multiple sources that dramatically enhance your speed. Limit files to download only with WiFi is also available to save your mobile data. atorrent supports BitTorrent protocol as well as HTTP and UDP trackers.