For many years, just as it was from war in Greek mythology, Ares He was the god of downloads. It was him P2P client par excellence in the early 2000s, reaching its climax back in 2005 when it had millions of users all over the planet. Its success lay in how easy and fast it was to find and download any file over the Internet, whether it was a whole movie, a record, a single song, a music video, a book, video games, or, why fool us, porn.
The great alternative to eMule in the early 2000s.
Obviously it was still a time when YouTube, although in its infancy, was far from the popularity it is today, Spotify was just a crazy and futuristic idea, and Netflix was still an online video store that sent DVDs by mail. Postcard to your subscribers. Did not take the streamingbut the downloads, but what is most surprising is that today he continues to have his faithful come to him to download video and audio files. What nostalgia does.
- File sharing over P2P networks.
- Intuitive interface that makes it easy to find video, audio, software and documents.
- possibility of preview media files before completing your download.
- Integrated media player with radio and TV stations online.
- Own library to easily manage all downloaded files.
- Very short waiting queues which promote faster downloads.
- possibility of pause, resume, cancel or delete downloads whenever the user wants.
- File Compatible .torrent.
- Chat rooms and instant messaging to chat with other users.
- Option of customize the interface by using skins.
- Allows remote control of the application from other devices.
How to download files from this P2P network?
The first thing you have to do is download the client from Ares Galaxy that we offer you here. The download and installation are very fast since the installer only weighs a few megabytes. Once installed, a message will appear asking if you want to allow this program unlock the Firewall Windows, to which you will have to answer affirmatively.
From then on, just go to the tab Search marked with a magnifying glass and enter a keyword of the file you want to search. You can search for any kind of file, or filter the results by type: video, audio, image, documents, software, etc.
The results, in addition to giving you the name and size of the file, and other information of interest, also indicate the status of the file with a star code. The more obviously the better, since I know guarantees the quality of the download.
Any selected file will be automatically added to the tab downloads, where you can observe its progress, download speed and the number of seeds and leechers at any time, being able to pause, resume or cancel it whenever you want.
How does Ares work?
Like many other downloaders before this one, see Kazaa for example, this file sharing service uses P2P technology. That is, it is a network in which there are neither clients nor fixed serversRather, all nodes are equal to each other and each one of them acts simultaneously as client and server of other nodes.
Not only downloads you live
But this program goes far beyond being a simple download manager for movies, songs, video games or books. It also offers us a tab from which we can access hundreds of online radio stations, from different countries and different musical genres, in addition to various TV channels that broadcast live and by streaming: from news channels to sports themed channels, through leisure and entertainment television. All this through the audio and video player integrated in the application.
If you are from the old school or just want to know what Internet downloads were like in the time of your older brothers, don’t hesitate to download this client for Windows.
What’s new in this version
- The developers of Ares Galaxy have not released the news of version 2.5.5.