Get Started on Mobile

Want to share and sync files on the go? BitTorrent Sync lets you share files with family and friends, share files between mobile devices, and backup your phone and tablets.

Get it on Android   Get it on iOS Get it on Windows


BitTorrent Sync is available for install on the following mobile platforms*:

*Compatible with BitTorrent Sync for desktop version 1.1.27 or later.Download here.

Access your file on the go.

Sync files between home/work PC, friends, collaborators, and your mobile device. Here is how:

On Android

  1. Tap the Add Folder icon on the My Sync tab.
  2. Choose a folder you’d like to sync.
  3. Scan the QR code for a sync folder from your computer. You can also enter or paste the secret manually in the text field.
  4. Check or uncheck Automatic Sync. If you check Automatic Sync, all files will be downloaded to your phone or tablet automatically. If you leave it unchecked, you’ll need to choose files to download manually. Not sure? Don’t sweat it. This preference can be changed later in Folder Preferences.
  5. Click Done. You’re ready to go.

On iOS

  1. Tap the Add Folder icon on the My Sync tab.
  2. Scan the QR code from a Sync folder on your computer.
  3. Sync will automatically create a new sync folder with the same name as the folder on your computer. You can change the folder name to whatever you want.
  4. Click Done. You’re now ready to sync.

On Windows Phone

  1. Tap the Scan QR tile in Sync view (go to My Sync if you want to add a folder using a secret key).
  2. Scan the QR code from a Sync folder on your computer.
  3. Sync will automatically create a new sync folder with the same name as the folder on your computer.
  4. Done! You are ready to sync.

Looking for more info?

Check out the Mobile Manual Page.