Lightweight Torrent Client

About qBittorrent

Aug 27, 2020. Our pick: BitTorrent. One of the longest-running torrent clients still seeing active development today.

The qBittorrent project aims to provide an open-source software alternative to µTorrent.

  • PicoTorrent is a tiny, hackable BitTorrent client. ℹ️ Full release notes in the blog - Behind the release - v0.20. In a nutshell 🐿. Rasterbar-libtorrent has been updated to 2.0. This adds real v2 and v1+v2 hybrid torrent.
  • The following is a general comparison of BitTorrent clients, which are computer programs designed for peer-to-peer file sharing using the BitTorrent protocol. The BitTorrent protocol coordinates segmented file transfer among peers connected in a swarm.A BitTorrent client enables a user to exchange data as a peer in one or more swarms.

Additionally, qBittorrent runs and provides the same features on all major platforms (FreeBSD, Linux, macOS, OS/2, Windows).

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qBittorrent is based on the Qt toolkit and libtorrent-rasterbar library.

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qBittorrent is developed by volunteers in their spare time.

If you like this piece of software, please make a donation and help it survive.

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qBittorrent Features

  • Polished µTorrent-like User Interface
  • No Ads
  • Well-integrated and extensible Search Engine
    • Simultaneous search in many Torrent search sites
    • Category-specific search requests (e.g. Books, Music, Software)
  • RSS feed support with advanced download filters (incl. regex)
  • Many Bittorrent extensions supported:
    • Magnet links
    • Distributed hash table (DHT), peer exchange protocol (PEX), local peer discovery (LSD)
    • Private torrents
    • Encrypted connections
    • and many more...
  • Remote control through Web user interface, written with AJAX
    • Nearly identical to the regular GUI
  • Sequential downloading (Download in order)
  • Advanced control over torrents, trackers and peers
    • Torrents queueing and prioritizing
    • Torrent content selection and prioritizing
  • Bandwidth scheduler
  • Torrent creation tool
  • IP Filtering (eMule & PeerGuardian format compatible)
  • IPv6 compliant
  • UPnP / NAT-PMP port forwarding support
  • Available on all platforms: Windows, Linux, macOS, FreeBSD, OS/2
  • Available in ~70 languages

Go ahead and try qBittorrent, you won't regret it!

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uTorrent is a very popular lightweight BitTorrent client with useful features and a clean interface free to use by anyone.
uTorrent lives up to its name (“u”- stands for “micro”) as it has a very small memory footprint of less than 6MB, thus using minimal system resources.
Key features:
- uTorrent’s file size is smaller than 400 KB, installs very fast and runs efficiently on low system resource requirements.
- uTorrent’s design is focused on fast downloads and discrete background running to avoid interfering with your activities.
- uTorrent is simple and user friendly through its clean and intuitive interface so downloading torrents is easier than ever.
-The uTorrent Remote feature enables private and secure access to your home uTorrent client from anywhere (using novel authentication and key-exchange).
- uTorrent makes your downloads smoother and faster by using the powerful BitTorrent protocol uTP to maximize your bandwidth and reduce congestion.
- uTorrent adjusts bandwidth usage automatically, allowing you to use other web-based applications without interference.
- uTorrent is easy to customize by adding new features through the App Studio, changing the skin and more.
- uTorrent installs with just a few clicks and uses UPnP and NAT-PMP technologies to perform torrent access settings for your router.
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