Transmission Alternatives for Mac
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).
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- - qBittorrent is the most popular Windows, Mac & Linux alternative to Transmission.
- - qBittorrent is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to Transmission.
- Ad-freeqBittorrent doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
- LightweightqBittorrent consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
- PortableqBittorrent can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
- Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsqBittorrent can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
- Privacy focusedqBittorrent is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
- Dark ModeqBittorrent supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
Comments about qBittorrent as a Alternative to TransmissionAlmost everyone thinks qBittorrent is a great Transmission alternative.
Possibly has all Transmission features and much more.2
Excellent for private trackers.0
Deluge is a full-featured BitTorrent client for Linux, Unix and Windows. It is written in python, uses libtorrent (rasterbar) at its core and GTK for the main user interface along with web and console interfaces for advanced client/server...Suggest and vote on features
- Ad-freeDeluge doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
- Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsDeluge can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
- LightweightDeluge consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
- Privacy focusedDeluge is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
- PortableDeluge can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
Comments about Deluge as a Alternative to TransmissionAlmost everyone thinks Deluge is a great Transmission alternative.
You can connect to a remote Deluge daemon from a native client, which works great for a seedbox. There is a transmission-remote-gui project, but it’s not as great.0
Great interface, complete, fast and efficient0
µTorrent is an ad-supported, proprietary BitTorrent client owned and developed by BitTorrent, Inc.
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- - µTorrent is the most popular Web-based, Android & Android Tablet alternative to Transmission.
Comments about µTorrent as a Alternative to TransmissionSome users think µTorrent is a great Transmission alternative, some don't.
Advertising. A lot of advertising. Clogged with unnecessary information interface. no longer a small installation size. And a constant reminder to purchase the paid version.29
FDM accelerates downloads by splitting files into sections and then downloading them simultaneously.Suggest and vote on features
Free Download Manager Features
- LightweightFree Download Manager consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
- Dark ModeFree Download Manager supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
- PortableFree Download Manager can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
- Ad-freeFree Download Manager doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
- No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in Free Download Manager without registration.
The official website was distributing a spyware-infected version of the Linux client for years. It's no longer safe to trust the developer's application. https://www.bleepingcomputer.com/news/security/free-download-manager-site-redirected-linux-users-to-malware-for-years/
Opinions about Free Download Manager as a Alternative to TransmissionMost users think Free Download Manager is a great Transmission alternative.
aria2 is a multi-protocol & multi-source, cross platform download utility.
aria2 can download a file from multiple sources/protocols and tries to utilize your maximum download bandwidth. It supports downloading a file from HTTP(S)/FTP and BitTorrent at the same time, while.Suggest and vote on features
BiglyBT is a feature filled, open source, bittorrent client based on the Azureus open source project, now Vuze .Suggest and vote on features
Motrix is a full-featured download manager that supports downloading HTTP, FTP, BitTorrent, Magnet, Baidu Net Disk, etc.Suggest and vote on features
- LightweightMotrix consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
- Dark ModeMotrix supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
- Ad-freeMotrix doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
- PortableMotrix can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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.Suggest and vote on features
Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/Discontinued
Vuze that hasn’t been updated since 2017.https://fossbytes.com/best-torrent-client-windows-free-torrent-downloaders/
Opinions about Vuze as a Alternative to TransmissionAlmost everyone thinks Vuze is a great Transmission alternative.
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.Suggest and vote on features
Like uTorrent, installs other applications. See https://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/6133c9233d45f8db8cfb4daf5af84abb3bacae89601939b6ffcf02921d85bebe/detection
Opinions about BitTorrent as a Alternative to TransmissionAlmost everyone thinks BitTorrent is a great Transmission alternative.
rtorrent is a BitTorrent client for ncurses, using the libtorrent library. The client and library is written in C++ with emphasis on speed and efficiency, while delivering equivalent features to those found in GUI based clients in an ncurses client.Suggest and vote on features
- Command line interfacerTorrent either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
Opinions about rTorrent as a Alternative to TransmissionAlmost everyone thinks rTorrent is a great Transmission alternative.
A fork of the qBittorrent bittorrent client with enhanced features.Suggest and vote on features
qBittorrent Enhanced Edition Features
FrostWire is a free, open source P2P BitTorrent file sharing application & cloud file downloader in one. It's a fork of LimeWire .Suggest and vote on features
On VirusTotal 26/66 AntiVirus flagged the installer as malicioushttps://www.virustotal.com/gui/file/75b209b3bb747037792b6c7a10a0a123fab23ed4ed17b937c240ddc45ff8f6ee/detectionBundleware
As reported on VirusTotal, the installer contains Opencandy. Be careful during installation. https://www.virustotal.com/en/file/60a309e91ba1039c3527053867e0e210ff2e18628a01acc264d82430e6436889/analysis/