How To Download Torrents On iOS 6+ For iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch

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Are you a torrents fan? Do you just love downloading everything via a torrent? Well we have got some good info for you. You can now easily download torrents on iOS 6+ for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. Check out the details below for downloading torrents on your iOS device.

iTransmission 3 allows you to download torrents!

iTransmission 3 allows you to download torrents!

iTransmission Torrent

Torrents are basically the blood of internet, millions of people around the world daily download various things via torrents, so why should your iOS device not be able to do so? Well, thanks to jailbreaking that is possible now.

A Cydia tweak which has been around for quite sometime allows you to download torrents on your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch on iOS 6 and higher. This tweak is called iTransmission 3.

iTransmission which was initially launched back in 2011 was one of the first true clients that gave the ability to download torrents on an iOS device. Well for those of you who want to download torrents on iOS device. You should download iTransmission 3 which brings in much improvements and other stability features.

iTransmission 3

Devices supported:

  • iPhone 5.
  • iPhone 4S.
  • iPhone 4.
  • iPhone 3GS.
  • iPod touch 5.
  • iPod touch 4.
  • iPad mini.
  • iPad 2.
  • iPad 3.
  • iPad 4.

Compatible on versions:

  • iOS 6
  • iOS 6.0.1
  • iOS 6.0.2
  • iOS 6.1
  • iOS 6.1.2

iTransmission transfer

iTransmission, native BitTorrent client is very easy to use. Before we tell you more about it, you first need to download it. You can download iTransmission 3 (recommended) from the Modmyi repo. It is a free torrent client so you should definitely give it a try. Once you have downloaded it from Cydia, an icon will appear on your springboard. Simply tap on it and you are good to go.

iTransmission allows you to download torrents via three options. One is ‘Web’ which allows you to search for a torrent via a Google search, the other is a ‘magnet’ which allows you to enter the magnet URL and the final one is a direct link to torrents via the ‘URL. To bring these three options up simply tap on the ‘+’ which is located in the bottom left corner.

iTransmission bandwith

Once you have entered a torrent URL, your downloading will start. You can see the torrent downloads in the home screen of the iTransmission app. You can manage your bandwidth settings by tapping on the “clock” icon which is located at the bottom of the screen.

If you tap on it, it will bring you the settings for bandwidth. You can change your connection speed; download and upload limits, and the maximum connections per torrent. Which sometimes gets very useful.

Overall, iTransmission 3 is a very useful native BitTorrent client. So, those of you who were looking for methods to download torrents for iPhone, iPad or iPod touch should go ahead and download this BitTorrent client on iOS 6 and higher.


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