How To Download A Torrent On An iPhone Or iPad

If you are sick of torrenting your favorite videos on your iPhone and then transferring them to your iPhone or iPad, then we have got a simpler solution for you. Using the VLC for Mobile app on your iOS device you can download any media file from your favorite torrenting website, and then watch that video right on your device. This procedure does not require a computer, jailbreak or any complicated procedures involving app side-loading through Xcode.

Before you begin make sure you have downloaded the free VLC for Mobile app from the App Store, which is available here. For example, if you’re living in Canada make sure you are aware of torrenting laws in the country. If you’re unaware of the torrenting laws in Canada, you must read from the link.

Step 1: Once you have the VLC app installed open your favorite torrent website, search for the file you want to download and copy its ‘magnet’ link.

Step 2: Once the magnet link has been copied open Safari and load on it.

Step 3: Paste the magnet link on this website and hit the go button.

Step 4: You will be presented with a streaming page, where you can directly stream the video in Safari.  In order to download that video copy the URL of the streaming page and open VLC app.

Step 5: Tap on the ‘Download’ section and paste the copied URL there. Finally hit the Download button.

Step 6: VLC will now download the torrent file on your device and once it is done downloading you will be able to watch it offline in the media player.

There you go folks, that is how you can download a media file from a torrent website right on your iPhone or iPad. This is a much quicker way of downloading videos on an iOS device without requiring the computer. If you have any questions then let us know in the comments section below.

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