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MakeTorrent Alternatives

MakeTorrent is described as 'With MakeTorrent you will be able to create your own files to share in BitTorrent' and is an app in the file sharing category. There are more than 10 alternatives to MakeTorrent for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and Android. The best alternative is µTorrent, which is free. Other great apps like MakeTorrent are PicoTorrent, BitTorrent, ßTorrent and Arctic Torrent.

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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Windows
  • Linux

With MakeTorrent you will be able to create your own files to share in BitTorrent.

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  1. µTorrent icon

    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.

    ⚫︎ LightweightµTorrent consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ PortableµTorrent can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  2. PicoTorrent icon

    PicoTorrent

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    PicoTorrent is a tiny BitTorrent client for Windows with low memory usage, high performance and a native user interface. No ads, carefully selected features, and a native user interface integrating seamlessly with your desktop.

    ⚫︎ LightweightPicoTorrent consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ PortablePicoTorrent can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  3. BitTorrent icon

    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.

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  4. ßTorrent icon

    ßTorrent

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online

    ßTorrent is a fully-featured WebTorrent browser client written in Jade, CoffeeScript and Sass.

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    Arctic Torrent

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    A minimal BitTorrent client. It wont have all the pretty features that other torrent apps have, but focuses on low memory and cpu usage. Because it was written in C++, you dont get the high memory requirements of Java or high CPU usage of Python.

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    BitSwarm Client GUI

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    BitSwarm implements Bittorrent Protocol v2 from scratch to achieve best performance and to expose low-level parameters for customization. It uses a custom thread pool and part files (APF) for fast resume from previous incomplete session.

    ⚫︎ PortableBitSwarm Client GUI can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ LightweightBitSwarm Client GUI consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    BitSwarm: GUI Client (.NET Framework Winforms)
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    JSTorrent

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Chrome OS

    JSTorrent runs anywhere you have Chrome installed because it runs in pure JavaScript. Can be bought from the Chrome Web Store for a small fee or installed for free from their GitHub repo.

    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsJSTorrent can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    CuteTorrent

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    CuteTorrent is a lightweight BitTorrent client with a simple, intuitive interface designed to quickly download and share torrent files. At the heart of its core resides the powerful libtorrent BitTorrent library.

    ⚫︎ LightweightCuteTorrent consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Discontinued

    Last version was released on 21/07/2016, and the official website is unavailable. The source is still available on GitHub.

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  9. Rapidbay

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Online
    • Self-Hosted

    Rapid bay is a self hosted video service/torrent client that makes playing videos from torrents as easy as:

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    Atorrent

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    aTorrent is a torrent client for Android Phones. It is a closed-source, freemium application that utilizes your phone's mobile connection to download content, but is under active development. Interestingly, users may submit new feature requests using the uservoice.

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