Download Bittorrent - Best Software & Apps

  • uTorrent

    3.5.3.44396

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    Compact BitTorrent free client with expansive capabilities

    7
    44350 votes
    • PROS: Simple, easy to use interface, Handy connection test for faster set-up, Extensive torrent download information, Small footprint on drive space and system resources, Free
    • CONS: No built-in player, Limited search options
  • BitTorrent

    7.10.0.44091

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    The official BitTorrent client

    7
    7591 votes
    • PROS: Takes up very little resources, RSS, apps, and remote control, Official client, Lots of customization options, Ability to rate individual torrents, Completely free
    • CONS: Nothing of note
  • Ace Player HD

    (ACE Stream Media) 3.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A VLC clone with BitTorrent support

    7
    493 votes
    • PROS: Streams in HD, Full featured, Great performance
    • CONS: Unstable playback at times, Long buffering times
  • Vuze

    5.7.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    High definition movies and downloads to your PC

    8
    3117 votes
    • PROS: Fast downloads, Lots of options, Open source, Free
    • CONS: Uses a lot of memory, Torrent files can expire, Not as user-friendly as eMule
  • FrostWire

    6.3.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Android

    Search Download and Listen to Music in one for Free

    7
    1649 votes
    • PROS: Thanks to their history of developing hugely popular BitTorrent clients like LimeWire the developers have managed to create an app that mixes powerful downloading and a new focus on the user experience. FrostWire is the one-stop shop for all music and vi, Simple to use
    • CONS: Fast downloading, Nice additional features
  • qBittorrent

    3.0.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Easy, feature-rich BitTorrent client

    8
    396 votes
    • PROS: Very easy to set up and use, Built-in search engine, Torrent creator, Web interface
    • CONS: Search engine requires the installation of a special plug-in
  • BitTorrent

    7.4.3.34797

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    The original Bittorrent client

    6
    433 votes
    • PROS: Simple interface, Search box integrated into client, Works with official bittorrent website, Free
    • CONS: Non-customizable interface, Limited download statistics, Downloading doesn't work very well
  • BitComet

    1.39

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Innovative P2P BitTorrent/HTTP/FTP download client

    8
    3750 votes
    • PROS: Lots of features, Preview files, Intelligent disk cache, Uses new non bittorrent source technology, First P2P client to offer stable 64Bit version
    • CONS: Could be complicated for beginners, Interface is quite dated, No chat feature, User base has declined, Ads can be intrusive
  • FlashGet

    3.7.0.1203

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A speedy download manager

    8
    3962 votes
    • PROS: Increases download speed, Download multiple files simultaneously, Monitors clipboard and web browser, Organizes downloads in categories, Support for eMule and BitTorrent files
    • CONS: Requires a separate plug-in to work with Firefox
  • Bit Che

    3.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free Download Platform for Entertainment Lovers

    7
    620 votes
    • PROS: Supports most existing torrent platforms, A very safe platform, Available in dozens of different languages
    • CONS: Can be a bit slow, The design looks quite basic
  • Transmission

    2.84

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Super lightweight Bittorrent client

    8
    376 votes
    • PROS: Prioritize and set stall times, Set global and per-torrent connections, Speed limit mode, Label, filter and sort by groups, Encryption, Extensive display info
    • CONS: No advanced statistics, Anonymous connections removed
  • ExpressVPN - VPN for Android

    6.2.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    High-speed and secure downloads with ExpressVPN

    9
    10 votes
    • PROS: P2P and BitTorrent permitted on all servers, Enhanced privacy with no logs
    • CONS: High cost, Limited configurations
  • TED

    2.3.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android
    Windows
    Mac

    TED (Free App)

    8
    31 votes
    • PROS: Slick presentation, Great, free content
    • CONS: Better with Wi-Fi, Limited extras
  • BitTorrent Sync

    1.4.106

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A faster way to sync and transfer files

    6
    54 votes
    • PROS: Very fast syncing, Uses P2P technology, Simple to use, Very secure
    • CONS: Beta may be unstable
  • BitTorrent Sync

    2.0.28

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    iPhone
    Mac
    Android
    Windows Phone

    Quickly share and synchronize files on all your devices

    7
    14 votes
    • PROS: Quick and easy P2P file-sharing, High speed file transfer, Unlimited storage and sharing, Excellent usability and QR management, 256-Bit data encryption
    • CONS: Documentation could be improved, Menu options a bit scarce
  • Torrent remote

    2.0.0.3

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    PC application to aid in the dowloading of uTorrent files

    7
    60 votes
    • PROS: A smaller file size can be beneficial for those with limited memory., The ability to work with uTorrent and BitTorrent.
    • CONS: It is currently only available in English., There is no version designed for mobile devices such as smartphones.
  • Deluge

    1.3.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Fast, easy, full featured BitTorrent client

    8
    130 votes
    • PROS: Clear, nicely designed interface, Very light on resources, Great transfer speed, Complete configuration menu
    • CONS: A bit unstable
  • Tixati

    2.34

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Streamlined, effective BitTorrent client

    8
    148 votes
    • PROS: Easy to use, IP filter, Supports DHT, PEX and Magnetic Link, RSS management, Good advanced options
    • CONS: None so far
  • Transmission-Qt

    2.82

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    An intuitive, minimalist BitTorrent client

    7
    108 votes
    • PROS: Light, clean and simple, Minimalist, easy-to-use interface, Can encrypt data, Lets you limit speed
    • CONS: No advanced configuration options
  • Torch Browser

    25.0.0.3666

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    A Chrome-based browser with many surprises

    7
    263 votes
    • PROS: Audio & video download via streaming, Includes a BitTorrent manager, Very convenient download manager, Social functions, All the advantages of Google Chrome
    • CONS: Can't select format for media download, Resource consumption of the BitTorrent client
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57.10.0.4409175917.2Windows, Android