At times you don’t want to subscribe to a particular streaming service. You might do so because there is not much to watch on the platform. The prices are exorbitant, or it is not available in your region. Now, these reasons are not enough to indulge in piracy, but sometimes you don’t have much choice.
There are various websites and indexes that let you access popular content without paying any fee. However, people upload the content illegally on such platforms to earn money. As a result, you might get into trouble for downloading content from such sources and may be penalized also. It is advisable not to download any pirated stuff from these websites.
In case you are planning to visit such sites as Putlocker Digital and ExtraTorrents, then this blog touch bases on everything we know about Extratorrents.
What Is ExtraTorrents?
ExtraTorrents is one of the most popular online indexes for digital content. It allows you to download entertainment and software content illegally. The popular P2P website came out in 2006 and was closed down in 2017. The owners of the website decided to shut down the operations. They did not give any reason for closing down ExtraTorrent 2.
Soon after the shut down of ExtraTorrent, a lot of clone web sites replaced it. One of the most popular clones was extratorrent.cd. The website appeared to be a new hosting by the creators of ExtraTorrent. However, people realized that it is nothing more than a reskin of The Pirate Bay. extratorrent.cd used the same database as The Pirate Bay with a UI similar to that of ExtraTorrent. Still, the site became extremely popular. It started to get huge traffic, and almost two million people visited the website in May 2017.
At the time of writing this article, there is no official version of ExtraTorrent. However, we will tell you about its clones and how to access them.
How to Access Extratorrents Clones?
You can access the clones of Extratorrents by typing “extratorrent” in a search engine. You will get multiple search results, and you can choose any site that you believe to be reliable.
At times, your ISP or government might block access to these P2P sites to curb piracy. In this situation, you need to use a proxy to access the ExtraTorrent. You can do this by searching for ExtraTorrents proxy in a search engine. However, the safer alternatives to access P2P websites such as ExtraTorrent are Tor Browser of VPNs.
When you search for P2P sites without any protection, you risk getting caught and charged for piracy. The chances of getting caught vary depending on the country you live in. However, there is no such thing as being too careful.
So, use a VPN or Tor Browser to search and access ExtraTorrent 2 clones.
ExtraTorrents Proxy List 2020
Check out few working Extratorrents proxy and mirror websites
How to Download Content from ExtraTorrents?
Once you manage to access ExtraTorrents proxy, you will see an interface that lists popular content in a list. On the same page, you will find buttons that list content added on that particular day, HD Movies, Latest Movies, and IMDb Top 250. At the top of the page, you get a search bar to help you find the content you are looking for.
Once you find the content you want to download, click on it to reach the dedicated page. Here you will get the information about the content, such as its size, and the number of seeders and leechers. The list of files comprising that particular content will also be available. If it is a movie or TV shows, you will get the information related to the quality, such as resolution, screenshots from the file, etc. Some torrents also have comments that tell you about the quality of the content, and if you should download the files or not.
How to Use Extra Torrent?
Once you search for a particular type of content, you will get lots of torrents for the same. These might have slight differences depending upon the person who uploaded them. Look through the details and comments on the torrent page to understand the content of the torrent.
You can click on the magnet link button to get the torrent file. However, you need to check if the content is free of malware and useful. Use a torrent client such as Utorrent or BitTorrent to download the content to your system.
If the Torrent has a sufficient number of seeders, you will download the complete files soon, depending on your Internet connection. You cannot download a torrent that has no seeders or only leechers. So, check the seeders and leechers before selecting any torrent.
How to unblock ExtraTorrents?
It is common for ISPs to block access to P2P platforms such as ExtraTorrents. However, it is easy to bypass these restrictions with the help of ExtraTorrents Proxy. A proxy works by using a different channel (the one which isn’t blocked) to get you to ExtraTorrents. Using proxies is one of the simplest ways to get access to P2P sites such as ExtraTorrent.
Now, there is a slight chance that your ISP or government has blocked these proxies as well. So, the next option is to use the Tor Browser, which is much difficult to block, to access the websites. This solution has a slight hitch. You can access the websites through Tor browser. However, you won’t be able to download any content if the network doesn’t allow P2P sharing.
The best solution to access blocked websites or content that is not available in your region is through a VPN. A VPN creates a private network over the Internet whose traffic cannot be controlled or seen by the ISP. So, you can surf the web and download content illegally without any worries of getting caught.
TheTelescope does not endorse or promote piracy. This article is purely intended to provide information about these websites that host pirated content. We will not be held liable for any action that the content owners take against you for pirating content from these websites. The creators of these movies and shows spend lots of resources in creating the content and pirating it hurts the industry. So, we urge you not to indulge in piracy and use this article as only to get an idea of how these websites work.