AresGalaxy Ultra Accelerator is a plugin for the Ares peer-to-peer file sharing client. It adds functionality to the latter by increasing the downloading speed. It is able to optimize the connection speed depending the on the user’s available bandwidth, and it also searches for additional file sources automatically based on the intervals specified by the user. This application automatically integrates with the download client, which eliminates the need for configuration.
Aside from boosting download speed, AresGalaxy Ultra Accelerator is also capable of clearing invalid and finished files automatically. Its other features include the following:
Ability to automatically resume downloads
Automatically saves configurations from the last run and loads automatically on startup
Provides users with access to complete statistics about their download process, such as Internet connection speed, acceleration duration, and the number of bytes received and sent
Low CPU and memory consumption
Easy-to-use interface with user-friendly icons
There are two main buttons on the top of the application interface: Start and Stop. Below these are buttons for running the file sharing program, minimizing the accelerator, and quitting the application. Below these buttons is the network interface information, and at the bottom area are the statistics. It shows the connection type, connection status, duration, bytes sent, bytes received, and the duration of the acceleration.