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LimeWire Alternatives for Android

LimeWire is not available for Android but there are some alternatives with similar functionality. The best Android alternative is µTorrent, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to LimeWire and five of them are available for Android so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Android alternatives to LimeWire are Vuze, BitTorrent, FrostWire and Transdroid.

LimeWire alternatives are mainly Torrent Clients but may also be Media Players or Download Managers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of LimeWire.
This page was last updated Jan 8, 2020
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

LimeWire is the a P2P file-sharing application for all types of computer files, including music, video, pictures, games,...

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  1. µTorrent

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Online
    • Android
    • PortableApps.com
    • Wine

    µTorrent is a lightweight BitTorrent client that includes standard features such as bandwidth prioritization, scheduling, RSS auto-downloading and Mainline DHT. Additionally, µTorrent supports the Protocol Encryption joint specification and peer exchange.

    Some users think µTorrent is a great alternative to LimeWire, some don't.
  2. Vuze

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • BSD
    • Google Chrome

    Vuze (formerly Azureus) is a free BitTorrent client used to transfer files via the BitTorrent protocol. Vuze is written in Java, and uses the Azureus Engine. In addition to bittorrenting, Vuze allows users to view, publish and share original DVD and HD quality video content.

  3. BitTorrent

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Online
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    BitTorrent is a peer-to-peer program developed by Bram Cohen and BitTorrent, Inc. used for uploading and downloading files via the BitTorrent protocol. BitTorrent was the first client written for the protocol.

  4. FrostWire

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • Kindle Fire

    FrostWire is a free, open source P2P BitTorrent file sharing application & cloud file downloader in one. It's a fork of LimeWire .

    Warning

    On VirusTotal 26/66 AntiVirus flagged the installer as malicioushttps://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/75b209b3bb747037792b6c7a10a0a123fab23ed4ed17b937c240ddc45ff8f6ee/detection

    Bundleware

    As reported on VirusTotal, the installer contains Opencandy. Be careful during installation. https://www.virustotal.com/en/file/60a309e91ba1039c3527053867e0e210ff2e18628a01acc264d82430e6436889/analysis/

  5. Transdroid

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • rTorrent
    • Transmission
    • µTorrent
    • Deluge
    • BitTorrent
    • Vuze

    A remote client for your Transmission, Deluge, µTorrent, rTorrent, Deluge or BitTorrent 6 torrent daemon. You can show and manage torrents, add them via URL or integrated torrent search. A home screen widget is included.

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