It is a special platform through which, online users can share and download files of different types. Based on an integrated sharing system, users from different parts of the world can use it at the same time. BitTorrent has made it very easy to download files quickly. You can download books, documents, movies, songs and many other different types of files. It carries a user-friendly interface that delivers smooth experience to the users. Downloading and accessing content has become a very easy process with the help of BitTorrent. If used safely there are no hassles or security risks attached with this downloading software.
Why it became popular?
Downloading files was a real headache a few years ago. You had to go search various websites and then find the right source. Sometimes, you were unable to have the right format or type of file that you required. But now BitTorrent is very easy to download stuff from internet. BitTorrent is efficient, equitable and fast. We can say that it is the eight software tool for downloading files from internet as; you get hold of the original files, can choose the right format, cancel or hold the download at any time.
There are a lot of other interesting options that make it easier for you to download a file according to your convenience. BitTorrent means that you can even download files if, you have a shaky or a slow internet connection. There is no need to worry about the download, as it will complete in some time (depending on your download speed). There is an option for the video, document or book that you are downloading, as the speed can be adjusted accordingly and you assign a specific level of priority to it.
What about the user interface?
To be honest the user interface might not appear much attractive. But BitTorrent is equally organized, carries a modern design and is intuitive. There is a main screen that allows you to see downloads that are active or inactive. The options menu can be accessed easily and you can carry out your configurations.
What are the pros?
- BitTorrent is supported by a wide range of different operating systems
- Very easy to install and use
- Offers a high range of customization options
- Does not make other programs on your system slow
- You can assign a specific download speed to the file that you are downloading
- Videos can be paused or cancelled at any moment
- Uses a mere amount of your system resources
What are the cons?
- Copyright content is often shared in an illegal manner, but you must know how to download the stuff in a legal manner to make the most out of it
- The interface is not much visual posh
BitTorrent clients are all free; you need to learn how to avoid scams and illegal downloads. Otherwise, it’s a heaven for downloading free and quality videos, books, documents, games and much more.