uTorrent Remote Beta app goes live at the Windows Phone Store

uTorrent Remote Beta app goes live at the Windows Phone Store
Torrent apps support has always been one of the huge Android advantages for many users of Google's mobile operating system, since others, like the App Store, are frowning at them and not getting them approved as a matter of copyright principle.

That is why clients like the popular uTorrent are only present with something called the Remote app, which manages the torrent client running on your personal computer, no matter where you are. 

The Windows Phone Store has apparently followed the same path as iOS, just approving the uTorrent remote app on the verge of launching WP8 with the barrage of Lumia and HTC devices hitting the street as soon as next week.

The new uTorrent Remote Beta for Windows Phone sports the following features:


Better something than nothing, of course, especially with the part where you can send torrent files on your computer for direct playback on your WP device while lounging on the couch in the other room. Hit the download link below if you are in a desperate need of a uTorrent remote app for your Windows Phone.

source: uTorrrent Remote Beta (WP Store)

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13 Comments

1. husfus

Posts: 62; Member since: Oct 21, 2012

Y u sooooo late phonearena?

2. vddeguzman

Posts: 41; Member since: Jul 12, 2012

booohooo! who needs a remote app when you can have the actual torrent app itself on android.

4. ogy_dogy

Posts: 453; Member since: Jun 29, 2012

Downloading torrents on a android device? Lucky for you guys your phones have such great battery life you can afford another power sucker lol. This app will do just fine for me. p.s. nice to see someone at PA watching the wp universe, even as late as this...

5. vddeguzman

Posts: 41; Member since: Jul 12, 2012

My phone has a big battery (3100mah). I can do torrent for 24hrs without charging, so i dont mind doing that power-sucking activity.

6. ogy_dogy

Posts: 453; Member since: Jun 29, 2012

My tablet has a bigger battery (5000mah) and poor battery life (its on ics) so i am rather sceptical. why would you do it even if it used no battery when you have a perfectly good pc at home capable of higher speeds?

7. zazori08

Posts: 113; Member since: Dec 21, 2011

dude on tablets 5000 mah is not enuf for power hungry apps bec. the screen is big and consumes more battery life

11. vddeguzman

Posts: 41; Member since: Jul 12, 2012

Doing torrent over android is convenient and maximizes my unli data plan.. Also,i dont like leaving appliances on when i go to work. Cellphones/tablets are supposed to be always on so it's more practical to use them for torrent.

12. ogy_dogy

Posts: 453; Member since: Jun 29, 2012

well i doubt ill ever get a unlimited data plan over here, but i guess it does make some sense for you, but on the other hand i never turn of my pc so im cool with a remote...

3. an4564

Posts: 39; Member since: Jul 17, 2012

wow a remote app. well let me just go and download a file with the utorrent app on my android phone

8. TROLL

Posts: 4851; Member since: Apr 13, 2012

It took all these years just to get this on there platform, ™®©

9. SemperFiV12

Posts: 949; Member since: Nov 09, 2010

Better than nothing :) I dont always torrent, but when I do... I do it on my laptop!

10. pikapowerize

Posts: 1869; Member since: May 03, 2012

yey... download illegally... and now im pretty sure torrent client will be available on Win8

13. ogy_dogy

Posts: 453; Member since: Jun 29, 2012

Well not every country is rich enough to be able to pay for a game, and i dont think they should be left in the dark also. Untill big companies decide to make their games cheaper in second and third world countries most people sadly have no choice but to use torrents. But i guess most americans wouldnt understand, they have their first wourld problems...

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