Torch Browser

Torch Browser 42.0.0.9806

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A Chrome-based browser with many surprises

Torch Browser is an alternative web browser that integrates social features, video and audio downloading via streaming and a BitTorrent client. View full description

PROS

  • Audio & video download via streaming
  • Includes a BitTorrent manager
  • Very convenient download manager
  • Social functions
  • All the advantages of Google Chrome

CONS

  • Can't select format for media download
  • Resource consumption of the BitTorrent client

Very good
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Torch Browser is an alternative web browser that integrates social features, video and audio downloading via streaming and a BitTorrent client.

Based on Google Chrome or rather, on its open-source browser project Chromium, you'll like Torch Browser because it combines the advantages of Chrome with its own improvements.

A pimped-out Chrome

Torch Browser is definitely an improvement compared to Google Chrome as it adds new features that you would otherwise have to add as extensions.

First, Torch Browser has a client to download Torrent files. On a separate tab, you can add a Torrent via URL or file and see how it downloads.

Torch Browser also allows downloading video and audio via streaming. It's simple and, although it doesn't let you choose the quality and format, it's useful if you want to store these files and convert them later. Moreover, you can get the preview of the downloaded file thanks to the video player integrated in the program.

On the other hand, with Torch Browser you can share the page you are viewing by clicking the Share button, compatible with Twitter and Facebook.

Other interesting features are the option to share the name of songs and groups that you are listening through Torch Music, and the options to search something on Google, Wikipedia or YouTube by selecting a word or phrase and dragging it to the right side of Torch Browser.

If you are bored with the way your Facebook looks, Torch Browser includes a feature called Torch FaceLift, which allows you to completely change the look of this social network. You can do it either manually, by customizing the details, or automatically - by simply using one of the multiple skins that are ready to be applied.

Chrome on the outside, Torch on the inside

Torch Browser should offer the same quality as Google Chrome, such as speed and low resource consumption. However, since it includes its own functions, the performance of Torch is slowed down, especially when using the BitTorrent feature regardless of your Internet connection.

When you open Torch Browser you think you're using Google Chrome. Indeed, it's very similar, but the added features and functions make Torch different: some are subtle as the search function while others can be accessed from the address toolbar, such as the Share, Media and Torrent buttons.

Improving Chrome

Is Torch Browser a good alternative to Google Chrome? The answer is yes. There is still a long way to go, like improving the resource consumption of the BitTorrent client and the media download function but, for now, Torch Browser works well and offers the same advantages as Chrome, plus some interesting additions.

Torch Browser - The awesomeness of powerful browsing meets media downloading and social sharing. Light up the web with Torch

Torch Browser combines the awesomeness of powerful browsing with media downloading and sharing. Torch Browser offers the following unique features:

Built-in Torrent

Easy downloading with built-in torrent capabilities

Torch browser makes it easy to use and manage your torrent download tasks directly from the browser.

Video Grabber

Save videos in a click with an embedded video grabber.

Easy Sharing

Being social is easy with Torch's Share button

Share the sites, videos, songs and search results with your friends on Facebook.

All In One

Torch browser has built-in media features that enable you to search, download, play and share your media files directly from the browser.

So light up the web with Torch Browser Now!

Download Accelerator

Fire-up your media downloads with a built-in download accelerator. Speed up the download rate of your media files with a powerful download accelerator that is integrated into Torch browser.

Powerful Browser

Torch browser offers you superb browser experience with its strong and fast search capabilities. Being Chrome-based, Torch browser gives you broad, relevant and accurate search results in no time.

Secure Browsing

Special security features ensure that your browsing and media activities are safe and secure from viruses, malware, phishing and malicious websites.

Torch Browser offers the following unique features:

Built-in Torrent

Video Grabber

Easy Sharing

Download Accelerator

No other web browser offers these unique features

— User reviews — about Torch Browser

  • moses hankanga

    by moses hankanga

    "it is a good browser"

    is a good browser and can make someone browse fast than using these other browsers. More.

    reviewed on June 30, 2017

  • Pooja Miyani

    by Pooja Miyani

    "best browser"

    this is the 2nd best browser after chrome.downloading torrents from this browser is amazing .a big thnx to the team torc... More.

    reviewed on December 20, 2016

  • toddpatrick213545254

    by toddpatrick213545254

    "Not worth the download!!!"

    This browser gets a much better rating than it deserves. It is rife with errors and problems. Stalls and crashes to ofte... More.

    reviewed on February 23, 2016

  • toddpatrick213545254

    by toddpatrick213545254

    "Not worth the download!!!"

    This browser gets a much better rating than it deserves. It is rife with errors and problems. Stalls and crashes to ofte... More.

    reviewed on February 23, 2016

  • "THis product is highly recommended by me...."

    easy to use....i really like torch. THo it crashes sometimes but who cares? . More.

    reviewed on December 26, 2015

  • "Completely useless!"

    Installed Torch yesterday, uninstalled it today. Completely useless with tons of ads popping up all over webpages visit... More.

    reviewed on October 11, 2015