For many years, as was the war in Greek mythology, Ares was the god of downloads. It was him P2P client par excellence in the early 2000s, reaching its peak back in 2005 when it had millions of users around the globe. His success was how easy and fast it was search and download any file via Internet, either an entire movie, an album, a loose song, a music video, a book, video games, pirated software or, to deceive, for not.
The great alternative to eMule in early 2000.
Obviously was still a time when YouTube, but took its first steps, was far from having the popularity it has today, Spotify was just a crazy futuristic idea, and Netflix was even an online video store that was sending DVDs by mail post to your subscribers. Not carried the streaming, but downloads, but what is most surprising is that today continue to have the faithful who come to Him to download video and audio files. What makes the nostalgia.
- File sharing through P2P networks.
- intuitive interface that makes finding video, audio, software and documents.
- possibility of preview multimedia files before you complete your download.
- integrated media player with radio and TV online.
- own library to easily manage all the downloaded files.
- Very short waiting queues which favors faster downloads.
- possibility of pause, resume, cancel or remove downloads when the user wants.
- Compatible with files .torrent.
- Chat rooms and instant messaging to chat with other users.
- option customize the interface using skins.
- It allows remote control application from other devices.
How to download files from this P2P network?
The first thing you have to do is download the client Ares Galaxy we offer you here. Download and installation are very fast because the installer weighs just a few megs. Once installed, it will skip a message asking if you want to allow this program unlock Windows Firewall, what you have to say yes.
Thereafter, simply access the Search tab marked with a magnifying glass and introduces some key file that you want to search for. Look for any kind of file, or filter the results by type: video, audio, images, documents, software, etc.
The results, as well as offer you the name and file size, and other information, also indicate the status of the file with a code of stars. The more obviously better, since it guarantees the quality of the download.
Any selected file is automatically added to the downloads tab, where you can see your progress, the download speed and the number of seeds and leechers at all times, being able to pause, resume or cancel it at anytime.
How does Ares?
Like many others before this download programs, see Kazaa for example, this service uses P2P file sharing technology. It is, is a network in which there is no fixed clients or servers, but all nodes are equal to each other and each acts as both client and server other nodes. For this peer-to-peer particular program it works very fast because it gives priority to those nodes whose completion percentage is smaller download.
Not only download one lives
But this program goes far beyond being a simple download manager for movies, music, video games and books. We also offer a tab from which you can access hundreds of radio stations online, from different countries and different musical genres, plus several TV channels which broadcast live and streamed: from news channels to thematic sports channels, through television entertainment and entertainment. All through audio and video player integrated into the application.
If you're old school or just want to know how that downloads on the Internet at the time of your older siblings was, do not hesitate to get off this client for Windows.
New in this release
- It not published the list of changes.