The most useful feature that qBittorrent offers, unlike similar applications, is the integrated search engine, which allows you to find torrents on the most famous search sites by using criteria such as category (Movies, Music, Books etc.).
qBittorrent offers support for all kind of BitTorrent extensions, such as DHT, peer exchange, fill encryption, magnet and BitComet URIs.
It is possible to perform remote control through a Web user interface and, moreover, qBittorrent has advanced control options for trackers, peers and torrents.
This BitTorrent client is IPv6 compliant, it ensures IP filtering and sequential downloading and it provides advanced RSS support with download filters. Another advanced feature is the UPnP / NAT-PMP port forwarding support.
All these advanced features do not complicate or clutter at all the interface of qBittorrent, which stays simple and intuitive. Like any similar program, qBittorrent allows you to download multiple torrents at the same time, and it only depends on your Internet connection how fast you get your favorite videos or music.
The torrent creation tool is easy to use as well, and all you have to do is choosing a file or a folder from your computer, fill in some information and comments and you are ready. Even a novice will manage to do it.
In conclusion, qBittorrent is a BitTorrent client worth considering, because it does its job fast, it is reliable and it allows you to customize the way the application works, without making beginner users feel confused or overwhelmed with complicated options.
Changes to qBittorrent 4.5.3:
- BUGFIX: Correctly check if database needs to be updated (glassez)— Full list of changes.
- BUGFIX: Prevent incorrect log message about torrent content deletion (glassez)
- BUGFIX: Improve finished torrent handling (glassez)
- BUGFIX: Correctly initialize group box children as disabled in Preferences (thalieht)