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We've compiled a list of 66 free and paid alternatives to qBittorrent. The primary competitors include µTorrent, Transmission. In addition to these, users also draw comparisons between qBittorrent and Deluge, Free Download Manager, Vuze. Also you can look at other similar options here: File Sharing Software.

µTorrent is an ad-supported, proprietary BitTorrent client owned and developed by BitTorrent, Inc.

Free Open Source

Transmission has the features you expect in a BitTorrent client: encryption, a web-based interface...

Free Open Source

Deluge is a full-featured BitTorrent client for Linux, Unix and Windows.

Vuze is a free BitTorrent client used to transfer files via the BitTorrent protocol.

Tixati is a peer-to-peer file sharing program that uses the popular BitTorrent protocol.

Free Open Source

A streaming torrent client based on WebRTC which is based on TCP & UDP

Free Open Source

Easy to use BitTorrent Client and YouTube Downloader in one, with built-in search and music library.

BitTorrent is a peer-to-peer program developed by Bram Cohen and BitTorrent, Inc.

Free Open Source

rtorrent is a BitTorrent client for ncurses, using the libtorrent library.

Lightweight and open source torrent client that runs on all major platforms.

qBittorrent Platforms

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qBittorrent Overview

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

qBittorrent is based on the Qt toolkit and libtorrent-rasterbar library.


Polished µTorrent-like User Interface

Well-integrated and extensible Search Engine
Simultaneous search in most famous BitTorrent search sites
Per-category-specific search requests (e.g. Books, Music, Movies)

All Bittorrent extensions
DHT, Peer Exchange, Full encryption, Magnet/BitComet URIs, ...

Remote control through a Web user interface
Nearly identical to the regular UI, all in Ajax

Advanced control over trackers, peers and torrents
Torrents queueing and prioritizing
Torrent content selection and prioritizing

Natively integrated: When Downloads Completes Options (no need for additional script or plug-in)
Exit, Suspend, Hibernate, Shutdown

UPnP / NAT-PMP port forwarding support

Available in ~41 languages (Unicode support)

Torrent creation tool

Advanced RSS support with download filters (inc. regex)

Bandwidth scheduler

IP Filtering (eMule and PeerGuardian compatible)

IPv6 compliant

Sequential downloading (aka "Download in order")

Available on most platforms: Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, OS/2, FreeBSD

qBittorrent Features

tick-square Sequential downloading
tick-square RSS Downloader
tick-square HTTP Web seeding
tick-square Download torrents
tick-square Download Scheduling
tick-square Download Queue
tick-square Disable Subfolder
tick-square User interface
tick-square Easy to use
tick-square Open Source apps
tick-square Extensible by Plugins/Extensions
tick-square Built-in RSS reader
tick-square Ad-free
tick-square Multiple languages
tick-square Integrated Search
tick-square Drag n drop
tick-square Peer-To-Peer
tick-square Speed charts
tick-square Torrent search
tick-square Portable
tick-square Lightweight

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qBittorrent Categories

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qBittorrent Tags

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