Download Free Peer To Peer - Best Software & Apps

  • uTorrent

    3.5.0.44090

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac

    Compact BitTorrent client with expansive capabilities

    7
    26306 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
    • CONS: No built-in player, Limited search options
  • BitTorrent

    7.9.6.42179

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android

    The official BitTorrent client

    7
    5115 votes
    • PROS: Takes up very little resources, RSS, apps, and remote control, Official client, Lots of customization options, Ability to rate individual torrents
    • CONS: Nothing of note
  • MegaDownloader

    1.7

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    MegaDownloader - A Free and fast Way to Download from Mega.co.nz

    6
    332 votes
    • PROS: Free, Fast, Simple
    • CONS: Limited to one site, No preloaded extra languages
  • MP3 Rocket

    7.3.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    LimeWire-based file sharing network

    7
    1060 votes
    • PROS: Skinnable, Tabbed interface, Easily-accessible content
    • CONS: Limewire clone, Results not always accurate, App can be unstable
  • Vuze

    5.7.0.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    High definition movies and downloads to your PC

    7
    1051 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
    Android
    Mac

    Search Download and Listen to Music in one for Free

    7
    686 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
    98 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
  • Ares

    2.4.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Fast and unlimited P2P file sharing

    7
    2578 votes
    • PROS: Really easy to use , Minimal wait to download files , Media player included
    • CONS: Intermittent connection problems
  • uTorrent Portable

    3.4.5.41202

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Use your favorite torrent client anywhere

    7
    363 votes
    • PROS: Clear, easy to use interface, Complete preferences menu, No installation required, Very light on resources
    • CONS: Being a portable app, you can't associate .torrent files with it
  • BitTorrent

    for Mac build 41922 7.4.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    The original Bittorrent client

    6
    296 votes
    • PROS: Simple interface, Search box integrated into client, Works with official bittorrent website,
    • 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

    7
    1188 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
  • eMule

    0.50a

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Search and share files with other eMule users

    6
    2651 votes
    • PROS: Intuitive search options, Very configurable , Download statistics, Lots of results
    • CONS: Doesn't support torrent files, Some fake or unsafe servers, The credit system makes the initial download much slower
  • Transmission

    2.84

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Super lightweight Bittorrent client

    7
    167 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
  • LuckyWire

    1.0.0.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A fast, efficient LimeWire clone

    6
    65 votes
    • PROS: Same appearance and functionality as LimeWire, Fast connection and downloads, Works with Torrent files, No ads
    • CONS: Fake results are harder to spot, Built-in player only for audio files
  • aMule

    2.3.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac
    Windows

    All-platform eMule P2P client

    6
    83 votes
    • PROS: Easy-to-use search facility, No spyware or adv, Lots of features for tracking download stats
    • CONS: Downloads are slow for new users
  • Android SkyDrive Explorer

    2.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    -
    No votes yet
    • Deluge

      1.3.3

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      Fast, easy, full featured BitTorrent client

      7
      45 votes
      • PROS: Clear, nicely designed interface, Very light on resources, Great transfer speed, Complete configuration menu
      • CONS: A bit unstable
    • Torrex Lite - Torrent Downloader

      1.1.0.7

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Download movies and music, and start watching and listening right away

      5
      29 votes
      • PROS: Sleek interface, Stream music and videos as you download them, Powerful settings
      • CONS: Interface is sleek but not customizable
    • Soulseek

      NS 13c 157

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Free File Sharing for Entertainment Lovers

      7
      412 votes
      • PROS: Free to download and easy to use, Connect to a vibrant community, No adverts or spyware,
      • CONS: Unwanted adware and toolbars,
    • Tixati

      2.34

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Streamlined, effective BitTorrent client

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