Alternatives to Playon for all platforms with any license

  • Kodi icon

    Kodi

    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

    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

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    OSMC

    OSMC (Open Source Media Center) is a free and open source media player based on Linux and founded in 2014 that lets you play back...

    Open Source tvOS Raspberry Pi

  • Emby icon

    Emby

    Emby, formerly Media Browser, is a media aggregator plugin for Media Center that takes your recorded, digital, or ripped media and...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android BSD Windows Phone ... Self-Hosted Kindle Fire

  • MediaPortal icon

    MediaPortal

    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

    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

    Infuse

    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

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    TVersity

    TVersity Media Server is a software package that allows a personal computer to stream content to UPnP devices, such as the Xbox 360...

    Commercial Windows

  • 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

  • Ushare uPnP media server icon

    Ushare uPnP media server

    uShare is a UPnP (TM) A/V & DLNA Media Server. It implements the server component that provides UPnP media devices with...

    Open Source Linux

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    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

    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

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    VidOn Server

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

    Free Windows

  • Usher icon

    Usher

    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

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    SimpleX

    A Plex client for the new Apple TV.

    Freemium tvOS

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    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

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    Kantaris

    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

  • Portitle icon

    Portitle

    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

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    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

  • 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

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    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

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    DVBViewer

    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

  • 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

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    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

  • DVBStreamer

    DVBStreamer is an console based application to stream DVB/ATSC service(s) over UDP or to a file. It is more that just an app to stream...

    Open Source Linux

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    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