Alternatives to Emby for all platforms with any license

  • Kodi icon


    Kodi, formerly XBMC, is a free and open source media player and entertainment center for Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, XBox, and iOS. Kodi...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet ... BSD iPad Raspberry Pi

  • Plex icon


    Plex bridges the gap between your computer and your home theater, doing so with a visually appealing user interface that provides...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Chrome OS ... Windows RT Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad tvOS Kindle Fire

  • MediaPortal icon


    MediaPortal transforms your PC into a complete media solution. It runs on basic hardware, connects directly to your TV and displays...

    Open Source Windows

  • Splash icon


    Splash 2.0 lets you watch and convert your videos like never before - superb performance, smooth motion, crisp details and vivid...

    Freemium Windows

  • Infuse icon


    Ignite your video content with Infuse – the beautiful way to watch almost any video format on your iPhone or iPad. No need to convert...

    Freemium iPhone iPad

  • younity icon


    younity is your free personal media server: Access, stream, and share all your videos, music, photos, and files from any device

    Free Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • JRiver Media Center icon

    JRiver Media Center

    JRiver Media Center is a multimedia application that allows the user to play and organize various types of media on a computer running...

    Commercial Mac Windows

  • Playon icon


    PlayOn is both browser and media server for your Windows PC which lets you magically stream your favorite shows, movies, even your...

    Commercial Windows Android iPhone Blackberry Android Tablet iPad ... Blackberry 10

  • Moovida icon

    Moovida Discontinued

    Moovida is transforming the way consumers experience digital entertainment media. In a world where the promise of on-demand media has...

    Open Source Windows

  • MythTV icon


    MythTV is a free, open source media center and digital video recorder (DVR) distributed under the terms of the GNU GPL. With its...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Usher icon


    Wouldn't it be great if there were a tool that could manage your videos and movies as well as Apple's iTunes and iPhoto manage...

    Commercial Mac

  • SimpleX icon


    A Plex client for the new Apple TV.

    Freemium tvOS

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  • Freevo icon

    Freevo Discontinued

    Freevo is an open source HTPC media centre software integrating PVR / DVR funtionality along with music, video, gaming, home...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Semper Media Center icon

    Semper Media Center

    Semper Media Center (SPMC in short) is a Android-minded fork of Kodi, by the former Kodi android maintainer, Koying.

    Open Source Android

  • Kantaris icon


    Kantaris is an all new media player based on code from Videolan client (VLC Media Player) and Bass audio library. Kantaris has a...

    Open Source Windows

  • VidOn Server icon

    VidOn Server

    Smartly manage all your multimedia resources and automatically transcode videos for your Phone, Pad, etc.

    Free Windows

  • Portitle icon


    Portitle Web App is a smart launcher to dozens of movie and TV related websites. Portitle will intelligently identify any video file...

    Free Windows Chrome OS

  • My Movies icon

    My Movies

    With My Movies you can experience your entire movie collection, and browse through and play your movies, browse cast, play trailers...

    Freemium Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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  • Wondershare DreamStream icon

    Wondershare DreamStream

    Stream all of your media from your Windows PC and tablet, directly to your TV, via your Google Chromecast, Roku 1, 2, 3, Xbox and...

    Freemium Windows

  • DVBViewer icon


    DVBViewer allows you to experience Digital TV on your PC. With a proper DVB card you can enter the world of digital entertainment and...

    Commercial Windows

  • Enna icon

    Enna Discontinued

    Enna is a Media Center application. Featuring a simple user interface, Enna is based on the powerful Enlightenment Foundations...

    Open Source Linux

  • Easy-Data Mediacenter icon

    Easy-Data Mediacenter

    Easy-Data Mediacenter is a video and audio player with lots of tools. It is able to deliver bit perfect audio, and does not require...

    Free Windows

  • OpenPHT icon


    OpenPHT is a community driven fork of Plex Home Theater (abandoned). That's a open-source client for...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Kroozbox

    Kroozbox is a database to HTML gateway written in Java that can run under Windows or Linux. The original goal was to have access to...

    Free Windows Linux

  • AMD Fusion Media Explorer icon

    AMD Fusion Media Explorer Discontinued

    The AMD Fusion Media Explorer (FME) is a new 3D Immersive Social Media and Digital Media Browser, built and distributed by AMD. In...

    Free Windows

  • Redy movies icon

    Redy movies

    Collect all your movies and tv shows in one place. Redy Movies is a new media manager that scans your device and network folders...

    Freemium Android

  • Plex Cloud

    The simplest way to run Plex. Enjoy peace of mind, all your media with no limits, and it won't break the bank. Cloud perfection!

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone ... Chrome OS Windows RT Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad tvOS Kindle Fire Amazon Cloud Drive

  • Chrometizer icon


    Make your local videos Google Cast friendly

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

Emby Comments

Attempted to download and install TROJAN onto my computer -1 Helpful

Negative Comment by meowtube
about Emby Dec 2015

ATTENTION ADMINS: Please remove this software, attempted to install a Trojan onto system. Garbage.


Not free

Comment by wolfcry0
about Emby Sep 2015

Requires subscription for full functionality, mobile apps require purchase as well unless you subscribe.