BitTorrent for Windows

  • Free

  • In English
  • V 7.11.0-build-46591
  • 3.7

  • Security Status
Joe Wainer
Joe WainerUpdated 3 months ago

Sharing files has never been so easy and fast.

BitTorrent is a name that will surely be familiar to you if you have been searching for any type of content through the Internet. It is a peer-to-peer program used for the exchange of digital files through the BitTorrent protocol. Thanks to its user-centered approach, BitTorrent has managed to reinvent the way we download files from the Internet. If you want to know more about BitTorrent, keep reading below.

The operation of BitTorrent

BitTorrent is, above all, a peer to peer (P2P) communication protocol that allows users to share and download large files over the Internet. Unlike traditional download methods that rely on a server, BitTorrent distributes the weight of the download among a network of users.

Basically, the file is divided into small parts and distributed among different users. As a result, you are not downloading the entire file from a single source: you are downloading small parts from various sources at the same time. This also makes the process much faster and less prone to interruptions.

Download whatever you want at high speed

The main advantage of BitTorrent is its high efficiency. By distributing the load among different users, its download speeds are much higher than conventional methods. Additionally, BitTorrent also allows us to view or listen to files before the download process is complete.

The classic application also offers several interesting features, such as the ability to set speed limits for uploading and downloading content. You can also download multiple torrents at once, select which ones are a priority, manage them remotely, and even schedule operating hours.

A program suitable for everyone

BitTorrent has a simple and intuitive interface designed to be accessible to all types of users. However, it also offers a wide range of options and features aimed at those who seek greater control and customization.

One of its most cherished aspects is its flexibility. For example, you can customize the download list to display only the information that interests you, and also rearrange the columns to adapt them to your preferences.

Playing on the edge of legality

Above all, it is important to emphasize that the use of BitTorrent is not illegal. However, it can pose certain legal and ethical challenges. BitTorrent is one of the most useful tools we can use to share files, but it should not be used to distribute copyrighted content without permission. 

In conclusion, BitTorrent has managed to revolutionize the way we share and download files over the Internet. Its major strengths, such as speed and user-friendliness, have made BitTorrent one of the most widely used torrent clients in the world. 

BitTorrent is a peer-to-peer protocol designed to transfer files. Users connect directly to send and receive portions of a file, while a central tracker coordinates the action of all peers and manages different connections without knowledge of the contents of the files being distributed.

With BitTorrent, users upload at the same time they download, so network bandwidth is managed as efficiently as possible. BitTorrent is designed to work better than other file-transfer protocols as the number of people interested in a certain file increases.


  • Fast downloads
  • Easy to use and accessible.


  • You can consume all your bandwidth.
  • Not all torrents are downloaded at the same speed.

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BitTorrent for PC

  • Free

  • In English
  • V 7.11.0-build-46591
  • 3.7

  • Security Status

User reviews about BitTorrent

  • Masad Ghazi

    by Masad Ghazi

    very good for download movies and i am using since long time

  • Ashley Camoetie

    by Ashley Camoetie

    I don't really know how it works. My son showed me the steps. That's all I know. I only use it if I can't find a movie on fzmovies. BitTorrent-files a More

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  • Joseph wings

    by Joseph wings

    my experience with bittorrent is extravagance therefore i recomment that all people chose bittorrent.

  • Ajay Singh

    by Ajay Singh

    it's easy to search and I can find reliable content and whatever want to search. and it's good app.


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