Free torrent client introduces integrated search engine, media player

qBittorrent is available for all operating systems including Windows, macOS, Mojave, Catalina, and Linux
An undated image illustrating the download button. — Canva
An undated image illustrating the download button. — Canva

Downloading huge files from the internet always takes a toll on your frustration because of their snail-paced downloading speed, specifically if you’ve fetched it directly from a host server.

There are numerous torrent software available on the internet to boost your downloading speeds. And with each service differing from others in terms of unique features, you are bound to be overwhelmed by the range of options in front of you.

Fortunately, there exist some excellent free torrent clients as well that offer torrent services without costing you a single penny.

Considering that Gad Insider has narrowed down those options and picked the best torrent clients being widely used: qBittorrent.

Best torrent downloader for Windows, MacOS, Linux


qBittorrent is an open-source, simple-to-use torrent downloader which is not only free, but also comes without ads or malware. The torrent client is filled with a variety of advanced features and customisable setting options.

The latest version of qBittorrent was released in April 2020 and is available for all operating systems including Windows 7, 8 and 10, macOS High Sierra, Mojave, and Catalina, as well as Linux.

Featuring a smooth integrated search engine that instantly grants you access to the torrent file you wish to download, it also boasts media player, encryption, prioritisation of torrents and the files within those torrents, IP filtering and torrent creation.

On top of that, it allows you to search for multiple files simultaneously.

Key features of qBittorrent

  • Polished UI
  • Open-source with no ads
  • UI lock to lock unauthorized users out
  • Intuitive search engine
  • RSS Feed support
  • No advertisements
  • Handy extra tools
  • No bundled software
  • Supported OS: Windows, macOS, Linux