Features List

Although compact and resource-friendly, BitTorrent does not skimp on features, with a feature set that rivals those of larger clients, such as Azureus, BitComet, and BitTornado. BitTorrent's more notable features include:

  • Bandwidth limiter
  • Data transfer quota limiter
  • Disk Cache system
  • Distributed Hash Table (DHT) support
  • Download bar
  • Download scheduler
  • Embedded tracker
  • HTTPS tracker support
  • Initial Seeding (Super Seeding)
  • IP Blocklist support
  • IPv6/Teredo support
  • Local Peer Discovery (LPD)
  • Local Tracker Discovery
  • Localization
  • Magnet URI support
  • Micro Transport Protocol (uTP) support
  • Multi-scrape support
  • Multi-torrent interface with queueing support
  • NAT Port Mapping Protocol (NAT-PMP) support
  • NAT Traversal through UDP hole punching (uTP only)
  • Peer Exchange
  • Protocol Encryption
  • Proxy support
  • RSS "Broadcatching"
  • Search bar
  • Selective file downloading
  • UDP tracker support
  • Unicode support
  • Universal Plug and Play (UPnP) support
  • Web Interface
  • Web Seeding support