Alternatives to Plex 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

  • Popcorn Time icon

    Popcorn Time

    Popcorn Time is a multi-platform, free and open source media player. The program is intended as a free alternative to...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android

  • Universal Media Server icon

    Universal Media Server

    Universal Media Server is a media server capable of serving videos, audio and images to any DLNA-capable device. It supports any...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • PS3 Media Server icon

    PS3 Media Server Discontinued

    PS3 Media Server is a DLNA compliant Upnp Media Server for the PS3, written in Java, with the purpose of streaming or transcoding any...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Subsonic icon

    Subsonic

    Subsonic is a free, web-based media streamer, providing ubiquitous access to your music and video. Use it to share your music with...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone ... Windows Phone Self-Hosted

  • 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

  • OSMC icon

    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 Mac Windows Linux Raspberry Pi

  • MiniDLNA icon

    MiniDLNA

    MiniDLNA (aka ReadyDLNA) is server software with the aim of being fully compliant with DLNA/UPnP-AV clients. It is developed by a...

    Open Source Linux

  • Serviio icon

    Serviio

    Serviio is a free media server. It allows you to stream your media files (music, video or images) to any DLNA-certified renderer...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • Stremio icon

    Stremio

    Media center allowing to watch movies, series, YouTube channels instantly. You can watch in HD, with subtitles, and easily cast any...

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux iPhone

  • TVersity icon

    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

  • MediaTomb icon

    MediaTomb

    MediaTomb is an open source (GPL) UPnP MediaServer with a nice web user interface, it allows you to stream your digital media through...

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • 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

  • 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

  • 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

  • Madsonic icon

    Madsonic

    Madsonic is a web-based media streamer and jukebox fork of Subsonic . Based on Java technology...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android BSD

  • nessMediaCenter icon

    nessMediaCenter

    Use your Mac as optimal media center! nessMediaCenter is the suitable replacement for Apple's Front Row: easy to use with a...

    Commercial Mac tvOS

  • younity icon

    younity

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

    Free Mac Windows iPhone iPad

  • 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

  • Squire icon

    Squire

    Squire is a media center to stream movies and shows from torrents or local files. It’s an always-running menu bar app. The brain where...

    Commercial Mac iPhone iPad tvOS

  • Pith icon

    Pith

    Pith sits on a server or NAS. It scans your media for movies and tv shows and you access it through a modern web UI from your tablet...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • StreamToMe icon

    StreamToMe

    StreamToMe is an app for Windows, Mac OSX, and iOS that lets you stream music and video files (in a wide variety of formats) live from...

    Commercial Mac Windows iPhone iPad

  • Kastor! TV icon

    Kastor! TV Discontinued

    K!TV is the best way to watch Tv on your computer. Download, install and watch your favorite TV shows! K!TV is free and is fully...

    Free Windows

  • Twonky icon

    Twonky Discontinued

    Play it. See it. Hear it. CONTROL IT. Twonky is not another piece of expensive equipment. Twonky offers computer and mobile...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone

  • HomeNet Local Media Server icon

    HomeNet Local Media Server

    HomeNet Local Area Network Media Server - lightweight alternative to Plex - ( HTML5 + Chromecast support ) A relatively simple...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Chrome OS Self-Hosted PHP

  • 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

  • Playon icon

    Playon

    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

  • Rygel icon

    Rygel

    Rygel is a home media solution that allows you to easily share audio, video and pictures, and control of media player on your home...

    Open Source Linux

  • nessViewer icon

    nessViewer

    nessViewer is the all-round media application to edit, browse, collect and arrange, present, transfer and stream media. It combines...

    Commercial Mac iPhone iPad

  • iMediaShare icon

    iMediaShare

    Play videos from your mobile to your HD TV! No box, no cables, no TV apps! Just pick a video and tap to play! Any time, any place...

    Freemium Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • Tvmobili icon

    Tvmobili

    TVMOBiLi is a free UPnP/DLNA media server for Mac, Windows and Linux.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • Majestic Media Server icon

    Majestic Media Server Discontinued

    Majestic Media Server, or MMS for short, is a Mac OS X UPNP AV Server for PS3, Xbox360 and other UPNP AV Clients. Download it for free...

    Free Mac

  • Mezzmo icon

    Mezzmo

    Mezzmo is the most feature-packed DLNA media server available today. No other Windows-based DLNA media server provides as many...

    Commercial Windows

  • Wwidd icon

    Wwidd

    Wwidd is a lightweight video library manager with powerful tagging and search.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Flipps icon

    Flipps

    Watch the latest news, live sports events, YouTube and music videos on TV. Requires only phone/tablet and an optional connected TV....

    Freemium Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad Kindle Fire

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