Deluge 1.3.14

Reviewed by Sam Kenwick on - Version tested: 1.3.6

"A full-featured BitTorrent client."

Overview:

For people looking for a full featured bit torrent client, you can't do much better than Deluge. It uses libtorrent as the backend and PyGTK as the program interface. This is a totally a freeware program that was and still is developed by programmers with a passion for the bittorrent technology. It features encryption, Local Peer Discovery, proxy support, Web Seed, private torrents, and more. 

Installation:

Installation of the Deluge bittorent client is lightning fast, and there's no adware or spyware to get in your way. With just a few clicks you'll have the program installed. Deluge is compatible with Linux, OS X, Unix, and Windows. There's really not any special PC requirements as far as CPU speed and RAM are concerned because the program is so small in file size. It loads quickly on all PCs. 

Interface:

The interface of the program is visually attractive and simple at the same time. Drop down menu boxes supply you with access to all the program options, and you can also use the graphical buttons for some of the most commonly used program functions. One of the best things about this program is its simplicity. Even beginners will be able to learn how to use the program without spending a lot of time. But at the same time, advanced users will be glad there's additional options to set in the Preferences and Options areas. 

Pros:

  • Simple Design Allows Beginners To Get The Hang Of The Program Fast
  • Advanced Users Will Appreciate The Preferences And Options They Can Adjust
  • Totally Freeware Program That Never Costs Anything To Use

Cons:

  • Other Bittorrent Clients Are More Robust

Alternatives

Bittorrent - The original program that everyone knows and loves is still around and being updated periodically. With the Bittorrent Client, you can publish and sync files of any size and download big files fast. If you're new to the bittorrent technology craze, then this should be one of the first programs you download. It's a full featured client with lots to offer. 

µTorrent - This is a super lightweight and efficient bittorrent download client that nearly anyone can use. It will work with Windows XP and up, including Windows Vista, and there's also a Mac OS X version you can download too. This program is cleverly designed to use as few resources as possible while still providing top quality torrent download ability. People really seem to love this program!

Conclusion:

Deluge is a combination of libtorrent and PyGTK technologies. The creators of this program knew that combining these two great program cores would create something special and they were right. The program is easy to use for beginners, yet full featured enough for advanced users to appreciate. All in all, this freeware program won't cost you anything and it handles torrent downloads well. It has tons of features and we think you'll actually be impressed.

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Antivirus information

Download3K has downloaded and tested Deluge on 8 Mar 2017 with some of Today's best antivirus engines and you can find below, for your convenience, the scan results:
  • Avast:

    Clean
  • Avira:

    Clean
  • Kaspersky:

    Clean
  • NOD32:

    Clean
Deluge Antivirus Report

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