Best alternative for Mac


There are two main options when it comes to downloading of torrents: you can either rely on online cloud services or you can install dedicated software on your computer and use it to manage your downloads.

Torrents are those tiny files that help us download various content with the help of many users on the Internet - they are called peers. With a good torrent client you can get the top level of downloading.

An online service Seedr is a fast and easy option to download torrents. It is a friendly website that offers its users to download any torrent file by using Download Managers or browsers. Its free version offers 2GB of cloud space. For downloading of files larger than 2GB, you'll need to upgrade to a paid plan.

Folx - best alternative to


The best alternative to for Mac is Folx - a highly reliable and efficient torrent client for Mac that helps you download everything on your computer, have it all neatly organized and managed. Moreover, you can create new torrents and share them with other peers on the web. Folx works well with magnet links and downloads them for free.

Folx is a free alternative to for Mac, but there is a PRO version available that you can get for a reasonable fee to add more spice to your torrent downloading possibilities:

  • Search for torrents on many trackers without even leaving Folx. Some of the trackers it supports are:,,,,,
  • Speed can be adjusted either manually, or automatically by Folx according to current Internet traffic used by other apps on your computer.
  • Your downloads can be easily scheduled for the most convenient time. Once the downloading is finished you can set Folx to quit, system to shut down, or go to sleep mode.
  • Save login data for the most used trackers. Folx also supports websites with web authentication and FTP websites.
  • The downloaded videos and music can be automatically sent to the corresponding Music (former iTunes) playlists with the help of the assigned tags.

You can consider Folx to be somewhat similar to for Mac, however being a software solution it offers more flexibility and reliability. Also you can use Folx to download cached torrents from seedr when needed.


Requirements: OS X 10.9+ , 33.09MB free space
Version 5.14.13922 (29th Dec, 2019) Release notes
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