Looking for Torrent Client for iPad2

Discussion in 'iPad' started by OmniChinchilla, Jul 19, 2011.

  1. OmniChinchilla macrumors newbie

    Jul 12, 2011
    on the internet
    Hi everyone,

    I have read a lot of the posts here about torrent clients for the ipad/iphone and haven't found much use for them. I was wondering if someone can recommend a good app for downloading torrents on my iPad. I am jailbroken.

    1. Before one of you decides to criticize me, stop right there. I share tracks and mixes with my band all time through torrents. The iphone dev team even have official torrents for their tools so don't bother me with your "wah wah wah, torrents are illegal" because they aren't. Sharing/stealing copyright stuff is illegal and that's not what I want.

    2. I know about dropbox but the free version is only good for 2GB

    3. I only want answers from people who actually USE a good torrent client on their ipad or iphone and know what their talking about. I don't care what you think would work or what your friend told you is totally awesome.

    Sorry if it seems a little mean but their is so many "experts" in these forums that have no idea what they are talking about or just want to express their opinion without and research backing it up.

    I will continue my search and update this post if I find something useful.

  2. sineplex macrumors 6502

    Aug 24, 2010
  3. LanEvo macrumors 6502

    Sep 5, 2010
    Are there any Download apps where we can do direct downloads like Megaupload, Fileservew, etc...?
  4. Bluemeanie1976 macrumors 6502a


    Nov 1, 2009
    Veliko Tarnovo, Bulgaria
    I use transmission on my MacBook, so simply use the remote ability it comes with. I can add, remove, etc, torrents to it from my home network, over the Internet, etc. No client is needed on the iPad itself.
  5. lavrishevo macrumors 68000


    Jan 9, 2007
    Search for Torrentula on Cydia. There are also multiple apps for torrent managing via the iPhone / iPad.
  6. LiloThePleo macrumors 6502

    Aug 8, 2010
    Direct downloads can be done on iCab, not torrents though.
  7. Inopia-Vi, Jul 20, 2011
    Last edited: Jul 20, 2011

    Inopia-Vi macrumors regular

    Jul 20, 2011
    Lost in space
    Well, your main problem is how are you going to store the data and bring it back to a pc. Up to my knowledge, there is not such an app in the legal appstore... Have you tried splashtop? It a VNC client to your PC/MAC and the free version would be fine to start the download...

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