FrostWire Review




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FrostWire is a file sharing utility that is available for free. FrostWire LLC had introduced this app in 2004 and since then, many updated versions have been released. It is a BitTorrent client and is an open source application in which various developers have added advanced functionalities. It is a cross platform application that is available in many languages. It lets you upload the files for letting your friends access them and you can also download the files that your friends have shared.

Setup Wizard:
FrostWire can be installed easily on your PC via Installation Wizard. After installation is completed, you can open the software. Its setup wizard will start that will guide you how to adjust its settings. You can choose the language, set file sharing settings, choose Seeding settings and manage other settings related to system startup and anonymous usage statistics. You can also join the online community on Facebook, Twitter and Reddit websites. Confirm that you will use it safely and then you will be allowed to use the software.

FrostWire is a peer to peer application that lets you share documents or files with other users who are also connected to BitTorrent network. For file searching, you can enter cloud URL or relevant keywords. The application will then connect you with other torrent websites and search engines. All the search results will then be displayed in the software window. It lets you download the shared files at a fast speed. The sharing of files is done in a safe way using Firewall. It has built-in chat rooms where you can share your queries.

• Completely Free and open-source.
• Send large files and folders.
• Firewall-to-firewall transfers.
• Turbo-Charged Download Speeds.
• Full featured BitTorrent support.
• Magnet Link compatible.
• SoundCloud compatible.
• Built-in Video Player.
• Wi-Fi sharing for Mac, PC, Android.
• Kindle Fire HD compatible.
• Internet Radio support.
• iTunes Integration.
• Max speed network connections.
• Junk Result Filters.
• Friendly Online Chat Rooms.
• Proxy Support.

With this tool you can create your personal library where you can upload audio, video, images, programs, books, documents, torrents and starred files. You can store, browse and access all your important files at one place without needing to search for them at different locations. It lets you create playlists of your favorite music and listen to them whenever you want. You can also download music for free that is shared by other users. You can turn on repetition of songs or shuffle playlist with available options.

The version 6 is compatible with Windows Vista, 7, 8 and 10, Mac OS, Linux, Unix, Solaris and Android Operating Systems. It is a free tool but many sponsor ads will be displayed when you use it. It is written in Java programming language. You need to have a stable internet connection available and the minimum requirement for attached system RAM is at least 256 or 512 MB.

FrostWire is a completely free tool that lets you upload files for sharing purpose and download the files that other users have shared. It is a high speed and high performance tool that works best with good internet connection. You can download it for free without paying for any license. It uses filters to avoid downloading of junk files. It is a safe tool that does not propagate unauthorized content and saves your system from getting infected.



  • Easy to use
  • Easy to share your own files and folders


  • May try to install unnecessary programs during setup


File Sharing Software - 9.9
Internet Utilities Software - 9.6