In our selection, the authenticity of the torrent files listed, along with the safety of downloads, reliability of the listing directory, number of genuine torrents listed and the number of seeders were among the more important selection criteria we based our research on.
Following a thorough assessment, we compiled a list of the best torrent websites like ext torrents up and running as of April 2020 for your convenience. Quite a few websites listed have survived the test of time, while others are mirrors or copies of defunct ones, and some others are new ones that are gaining more and more attention from internet users.
For starters, let’s go through the tormented history of the BitTorrent protocol from its inception to this day.
Besides the fact that the BitTorrent protocol itself for torrent sharing is legal, using the protocol to send and receive copyrighted material is not. To this day, there is much controversy over the use of trackers besides the fact that BitTorrent metafiles do not store file contents.
Whether the publishers of metafiles are violating copyrights by linking the copyrighted content without the authorization of the copyright holder is still controversial.