Top 6 Torrentz alternatives for torrent search engines
It has been too long since Torrentz.eu, one of the world’s largest torrent sites announced “farewell” to its millions of users and shut down.
Torrentz.eu was not a torrent website in strictest of terms but a meta-search engine, which hosted no torrents of its own but linked to other popular BitTorrent sites including The Pirate Bay, ExtraTorrents, RARBG, KickassTorrents, and others.
Torrentz was used by millions of users to download movies, games, series and other torrent files. however, after its shut down users started looking for its mirror, proxies and torrent sites like torrentz.
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Top 6 torrent meta-search engines like Torrentz
Torrentz2.eu tops the list as it has indexed nearly 55,109,230 torrents files from 235,922,995 pages on 75 domains since its arrival.
Currently, it seems to be the most active Torrentz alternative with wide coverage. However, it may be banned in some countries for promoting pirated and copyrighted material. As of this writing, Torrentz2.eu does not provide options like bookmarks, voting and commenting to its visitors.
Simple and clean UI makes Idope stand out. It is also a new torrent search engine that does not track the IP address of its users. It promises that it will not show pop-up ads. Its creator has stated that it was developed in tribute of KAT. A mobile version of the site is also available.
This BitTorrent search engine is probably one of the best alternatives to Torrentz. It provides clean UI with category wise listing, graphs and list of top torrent sites and easy to search torrent files you need.
The next best alternative to Torrentz is Zooqle. Zooqle offers the most popular categories on the front page, where you can experience the popular movies, TV shows, and music.
Not only that you can also browse for different torrents and download files, even using magnet links with your favourite torrent client. It’s as simple as that.
If you heavily rely on Torrentz for downloading movie torrents then YTS will definitely impress you. This popular movie torrent search engine has a humungous selection of movies from different genres.
Last in the list for torrentz alternative is torrentz.io which can be used to download movie torrents and much more.
How to download files using torrents?
To download a file using torrent, firstly download the torrent files associated with the file and then open this torrent file using a BitTorrent client. The file will start downloading in the BitTorrent client like BitTorrent or Utorrent.
In addition to the above, there are several working proxy and mirror available for torrentz2 and similar sites like it.
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Torrentz2 can be unblocked using a VPN or one of its working proxy sites.
You can use a Torrent client to download torrent files from torrentz2 EU as mentioned above.
Yes, you can download movies using Utorrent client. All you need to do is look for the movie’s torrent file from any torrent site or search engine and open it in Utorrent.
The original Torrentz was shut down. The new torrentz2 EU site replaced it as one of the most effective alternatives.