Top 7 Free Torrent Apps for Android

There was a time when if you want to download torrent files then the only option you have is to sit in front of the PC. Do you remember when you first started downloading files from torrent and wondered how technology and internet have changed your life and this doesn’t get any better than this. Well it does however the wondering the still there.

Everything is on mobile now and so is downloading torrent files. Many developers have contributed to create some great torrent client apps for Android. So now you do not have to sit in front of the PC to download torrent files, you can do it on mobile.

In this post we listed the top best 7 apps for downloading torrent files on you android powered phone. These apps are optimized to download your torrent files faster with minimum power consumed. Most of the apps have “Only Wi-Fi option” so that you can save you money for mobile data plans. Here many of the apps are ads free also.

These are the top 7 free torrent client apps for Android.

top 7 free torrent apps for android

1. aTorrent – Torrent Downloader

Super lightweight, with lots of features, awesome UI, quick start with magnets, recovers well from momentary internet loss; all in all does what it says it says and should.

Key features of “aTorrent” are;

  • Magnet links support, Open torrents right from the browser or add torrent from file.
  • Torrent search dialog.
  • Partial download (choose files from torrent) and Multiple parallel downloading.
  • Option to limit downloads by Wi-Fi.
  • Option to pause downloads when external power supply is not connected.
  • Supported protocols: BitTorrent P2P, DHT, Advanced DHT Bootstrap, Magnet links, HTTP & UDP trakers.

2. Torrentex – Torrent Downloader

Torrentex is light and relatively faster then most others it is only 3.4MB in size. And its Ad free too. Key features of Torrentex are

  • No speed limits.
  • Magnet link support and Multiple torrent download
  • Phone and tablet layout.
  • Wi-Fi only option.
  • Download to external and internal memory
  • File selection
  • Share torrents
  • And of-course its Ad free.

3. Vuze Torrent Downloader

Its the official Vuze Torrent Downloader app for Android comes with Ad-free experience and provides you complete torrent management directly to your smartphone or tablet. Lightweight, powerful, fast, simple, and easy to use for torrent downloads. Key Features are;

  • Simple torrent search and discovery.
  • Manage torrent downloads. Control torrent download/upload speed
  • Straightforward interface; Works for Android phones and tablets.
  • Wi-Fi only setting.
  • Auto-start on device reboot.
  • Ad-free experience.

4. Flud – Torrent Downloader

Flud is free but without any limitations, simplistic in design, but rich in features. Other Features are;

  • No speed limits on downloads/uploads.
  • Ability to select which files to download and specify file/folder priorities, download sequentially, move files while downloading
  • Magnet link support. Recognizes magnet links from the browser
  • NAT-PMP, DHT, UPnP (Universal Plug and Play) support, µTP (µTorrent Transport Protocol) , PeX (Peer Exchange) support.
  • Supports torrents with large number of files.
  • Supports torrents with very big files (Note: 4GB is the limit for FAT32 formatted SD cards).
  • Encryption support, IP filtering support. Proxy Support for trackers and peers.
  • Has option to download on WiFi only
  • Ability to change theme (Light, Dark, Light with dark actionbar), Modern (Holo) UI, Tablet optimized UI.

5. BitTorrent – Torrent App

From the team that invented the BitTorrent protocol and BitTorrent software, comes the BitTorrent torrent app for Android. It give a simple way to discover and download torrent files. Some Key features are;

  • No speed limits and no size limits when you download torrents.
  • Use the latest in core torrenting technology, continuously updated by dedicated core engineers to maximize performance.
  • WiFi-only mode option for saving money on your mobile data plan.
  • Access torrents with licensed content from BitTorrent’s content partners from the get-go.
  • Download torrents and magnet links.
  • Subscribe to RSS feeds.

6. tTorrent Lite – Torrent Client

tTorrent” is simple torrent (P2P) downloader client and tracker for Android powered devices. This app is one of the most popular and most downloaded toorent downloader app in the play store. Key features:

  • multiple torrent downloading, queuing, able to limit Upload/Download speed
  • search for torrents.
  • WiFi only mode, WiFi or WiMAX mode.
  • Web browser integration and magnet link support.
  • Trackerless torrent (DHT) support, RSS support(automatically download torrent files published in feeds), UPnP and NAT-PMP support, IP filtering support, proxy support(SOCKS, HTTP).
  • Encryption.
  • Local Peer Discovery.
  • creating torrents.

7. µTorrent – Torrent App

The official µTorrent App is the most downloaded torrent App in the Google Play Store. Key features are;

  • Simple content search and discovery.
  • No speed limits and no size limits.
  • WiFi-only mode.
  • Access licensed content from BitTorrent’s content partners.
  • Download torrents and magnet links.
  • Downloaded more than one music file in a torrent? Play them all at once as a playlist.
  • Subscribe to RSS feeds.

These are best and top 7 free torrent Apps for android available at the play store. After you install any of these apps you should;

  • Familiarize with the Layout/UI of the apps. Checkout  its options or setting.
  • Change the setting the according to your need so that torrents are downloaded fast and quick with using limited resources possible.

Do share this information with your friends and comment below to let us know you experience in using these Apps for downloading torrent files.

Published on March 28 , 2014 under Torrent, Web.
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