Free Open Source BitTorrent File-sharing Client
FrostWire is a free, fast and universal P2P file sharing program with BitTorrent Protocol support. A file sharing P2P (peer-to-peer) program for Windows, Mac OSX and Linux. Absolutely NO spyware, NO adware, NO DRM content filtering or commercial nags.
You can use FrostWire to transfer large files or entire folders to your friends, colleagues and family over local Wi-Fi network between PCs, Macs and Android devices.
Search, Download, Play and Share Files.
Downloads FrostWire 2015:
FrostWire is designed to improve some of the functions in the LimeWire program and add some new ones. FrostWire is a good option when it comes to downloading, and sharing all files, including MP3, OGG, WMA, WAV, MPG, MPEG, MOV, AVI and more. Incredible graphics, high performance and ease of use make FrostWire. And the speed is optimal.
FrostWire offers a very simple and intuitive interface and design that lets you see your tasks with just a glance. suitability for almost all operating systems with versions in Windows, Mac OS and GNU/Linux.
What is FrostWire?
Prostwire is a peer-to-peer file sharing program. It is used to share files based on BitTorrent protocol. FrostWire is written in Java, and is a fork of LimeWire, another popular Gnutella client. Released under the GNU General Public License, FrostWire is a free software.
The project was started in September 2005 by members of the LimeWire open-source community, after LimeWire’s distributor considered placing "blocking" code, which it was developing in response to RIAA pressure and the threat of legal action, in light of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in MGM Studios, Inc. v. Grokster, Ltd. When eventually activated, the code could block its users from sharing licensed files.
FrostWire enables any individual to share his/her content to millions of people right from his/her computer without any cost thanks to the BitTorrent P2P network.
FrostWire is a self-contained smart search engine that crawls the BitTorrent network able to find the rarest of files indexed by .torrent files available on the internet. Then you can fid your desired file right away by putting the relevant keyword and go! FrostWire connects to a number of diverse torrent search engines and websites in order to locate the files you need – all in one place.
Fast and Easy Downloads
FrostWire enables you to download unlimited number of files with one click at decent download speed. You can preview all files prior to downloading them. Download speed is similar to any other similar tool; however, it shows fewer options than other BitTorrent Clients.
Media Player & Library
As of FrostWire 2015, the free music downloading and sharing software comes with a powerful Media Library that allows you to organize and find media files in your computer, aggregates Internet radio stations and supports audio playback in the most popular audio formats today.
Download Free Music
You can search through most featured artists who share the music with people. You can see the shared music under Creative Commons or have a look at unlimited free downloads and content reviews.
Share Any File
Whether one needs to send files to a mobile device, share them through local Wi-Fi or come up with a torrent to share with whole world FrostWire has been designed for all such purposes and meets your demands properly.
FrostWire VS LimeWire?
FrostWire is a fork of the LimeWire source code, and as such, it functions exactly the same. When you search for a file using FrostWire, you get results from LimeWire, and vice versa.
LimeWire is available in both free and privative versions, while FrostWire is released only as a free version. FrostWire program includes all of the free LimeWire version’s functionality, Plus a few features of LimeWire Pro’s fee based upgrades. FrostWire also provides a chatroom which is absent in LimeWire.
Any of the following operating systems:
- Windows 8, 7, Vista, XP, 2000 for
Intel processors (No ARM support yet)
- Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) or later (64-bit)
- Linux, Unix such as Solaris (64-bit)
- Android +4.0.3
256 MB of RAM (512 MB Recommended)
An active internet connection