WebTorrent Desktop is able to instantly stream and play right away video and audio. You don't have to wait for it to finish downloading.

It is the first torrent client built for the web. No browser plugins, extensions, or installation is required to use WebTorrent in your browser.

Easy to use. On option is you can drop a torrent file or paste a magnet link in the box at the bottom of the app. Then enjoy instant playback. Alternatively you can drop a torrent file in it.

WebTorrent Desktop can talk to both BitTorrent and WebTorrent peers.
A streaming torrent client based on WebRTC which is based on TCP & UDP.

Written completely in JavaScript and uses WebRTC for true peer-to-peer transport. Which decentralize the Internet.

License

Free

Supported Platforms 4 notes on WebTorrent's platform support

Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted Google Chrome Safari Opera Node.JS Chromium Firefox

Platform comments

  • Mac “10.12”
  • Windows “10”
  • Chromium “60, 61”
  • Firefox “55, 56”

Apps for WebTorrent

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Links to official WebTorrent sites

Official Website    Facebook    Twitter    GitHub

Features

Browser based DNLA Server Electron based Media Streaming Peer-To-Peer Torrent player Web-Based WebRTC Add a feature

Categories

File Sharing Video & Movies

Tags

bittorrent node.js open-source-apps tcp torrent-streaming udp


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