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Motrix Alternatives

Motrix is described as 'full-featured download manager that supports downloading HTTP, FTP, BitTorrent, Magnet, Baidu Net Disk, etc' and is a download manager in the file sharing category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Motrix for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Google Chrome. The best alternative is qBittorrent, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Motrix are Transmission, JDownloader, DownThemAll and Deluge.

Motrix alternatives are mainly Download Managers but may also be Torrent Clients or Video Downloaders. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Motrix.
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  • FreeOpen Source
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Linux

Motrix is a full-featured download manager that supports downloading HTTP, FTP, BitTorrent, Magnet, Baidu Net Disk, etc.

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  1. The qBittorrent project aims to provide a Free Software alternative to µTorrent. Additionally, qBittorrent runs and provides the same features on all major platforms (Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, OS/2, FreeBSD).

  2. Transmission icon


    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Haiku
    • Cloudron
    • Xfce

    Transmission has the features you expect in a BitTorrent client: encryption, a web-based interface, peer exchange, UPnP and NAT-PMP port forwarding, web seed support, watch directories, tracker editing, global and per-torrent speed limits, and more.

    Transmission Windows
  3. JDownloader is a download manager, written in Java, which allows automatic download of groups of files from one-click hosting sites. JDownloader supports the use of premium accounts. Some parts, but not all, of JDownloader are open-source.


    The installer contains bundled adware. Be careful during the installation:

    2019-03-11 on Mac
[latest update]
  4. DownThemAll (or just dTa) is a powerful yet easy-to-use browser extension for Firefox, Chrome and Opera that adds new advanced download capabilities to your browser.

  5. Deluge is a full-featured BitTorrent client for Linux, Unix and Windows. It is written in python, uses .

    Main UI
  6. FDM accelerates downloads by splitting files into sections and then downloading them simultaneously.

  7. Internet Download Manager (IDM) is a tool to increase download speeds by up to 5 times, resume and schedule downloads.

  8. Xtreme Download Manager is a powerful tool to increase download speed up-to 500%, save videos from video sharing sites and integration with ANY browser.

  9. aria2 is a multi-protocol & multi-source, cross platform download utility.

  10. Android, BSD, Linux, and Windows open source multimedia download manager.


    Last updated: 2021.5.5 (Windows version), 2020.1.9 (Linux version).

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