µTorrent Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to µTorrent for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is qBittorrent, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to µTorrent and many of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to µTorrent are Transmission (Free, Open Source), Deluge (Free, Open Source), Free Download Manager (Free) and WebTorrent (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 13, 2021
    1. FrostWire is a free, open source P2P BitTorrent file sharing application & cloud file downloader in one. It's a fork of LimeWire .

      Bundleware

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

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      FrostWire vs µTorrent opinions
      Most users think FrostWire is a great alternative to µTorrent.
      FrostWire is an P2P software like eMule.
      Negative comment over 5 years ago

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    2. Tribler is an application that enables its users to find, enjoy and share content. With content we mean video, audio, pictures, and much more. Tribler has three goals in helping you, the user: find, consume and share content.

      Warning

      Host's IP can be used as exit nodes: it means that if some other user downloads something illegal, you could be prosecuted because your IP appears! Even on Tribler official website, a Disclaimer states: "Do not put yourself in danger. Our anonymity is not yet mature. Tribler does not protect you against spooks and government agencies."

      Some users think Tribler is a great alternative to µTorrent, some don't.
    3. WireShare is a fork of the original LimeWire open source project. Features Ease of use. Just install, run, and search. Ability to search by artist, title, genre, or other meta-information.
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      libtorrent is a feature complete C++ bittorrent implementation focusing on efficiency and scalability. It runs on embedded devices as well as desktops. It boasts a well documented library interface that is easy to use.
    4. A torrent client to download, stream and cast torrents. Features: - Stream: No need to wait for the torrent to download. You can stream the videos inside the app as soon as the torrent starts downloading.
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    5. Suckless BitTorrent Protocol Daemon.
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    6. BitLord is a BitTorrent client written in C++ for Microsoft Windows. Features include the below: Automatic optimization for different connections. Automatic optimization of uploads to achieve the maximum possible download rate.

      Bundleware

      Be careful during the installation: Forum

      BitLord vs µTorrent opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      osamafox i think it is the best torrent client because it is fast and so easy
      Positive comment almost 5 years ago

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    7. Supports both bittorrent protocol and a friend-to-friend version of the same protocol which in most situations makes you anonymous.

      Discontinued

      The last code commit on GitHub was on May 25th, 2012.

    8. Torrent Tornado is a BitTorrent client for Firefox and SeaMonkey that allows users to download Torrents directly from their browser without any additional software.

      Discontinued

      Unfortunately, WebExtensions does not have the functionality for the correct operation of this addon, so it will no longer work with the release of Firefox 57 in November 2017. The extension still works on XUL-based Firefox forks like Waterfox and Pale Moon

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    9. Folx is a free application that combines two functionalities - of download manager and torrent client for Mac.
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