Alternatives to VLC Media Player for Linux with any license

  • SMPlayer icon

    SMPlayer

    SMPlayer intends to be a complete front-end for MPlayer, from basic features like playing videos, DVDs, and VCDs to more advanced...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD Haiku

  • MPlayer icon

    MPlayer

    MPlayer is a movie player which runs on many systems (see the documentation). It plays most MPEG/VOB, AVI, Ogg/OGM, VIVO, ASF/WMA/WMV...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD AmigaOS Xfce ... MorphOS

  • Banshee icon

    Banshee Discontinued

    Play your music and videos. Stay entertained and up to date with podcasts and video podcasts. Discover new music with...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Miro icon

    Miro

    Miro (formerly Democracy Player) is a free and open source internet TV application, media library, and video player. Through Miro...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • mpv icon

    mpv

    mpv is a movie player based on MPlayer and mplayer2. It supports a wide variety of video file formats, audio and video codecs, and...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Xfce

  • Tomahawk icon

    Tomahawk

    Tomahawk gives you to access to all of your favorite music in one powerful media player. Seamlessly jump from playing a song off your...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android

  • Quod Libet icon

    Quod Libet

    A extensible Music player with Podcast support, web radio, playlists and many more. As it is written in Python, writing new plug-ins...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Debian Xfce

  • UMPlayer icon

    UMPlayer

    UMPlayer is a movie player which runs on many systems. It plays most MPEG/VOB, AVI, Ogg/OGM, VIVO, ASF/WMA/WMV, QT/MOV/MP4, RealMedia...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Videos icon

    Videos

    Videos (previously Totem) is the official movie player of the GNOME desktop environment based on xine-lib or GStreamer. It features a...

    Open Source Linux

  • Nightingale icon

    Nightingale

    Nightingale is a free and powerfull music player for Linux, Windows and Mac based on the Songbird media player source code. A...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • aTunes icon

    aTunes Discontinued

    aTunes is a full-featured audio player and manager, developed in Java programming language, so it can be executed on different...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Exaile icon

    Exaile

    Exaile is a music manager and player for GTK+ written in Python. It incorporates automatic fetching of album art, handling of large...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD Xfce

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    1by1

    1by1 is a small, fast and handy audio player which is not only small: it provides a smart and versatile environment to handle your...

    Free Windows Linux Android

  • mplayer2 icon

    mplayer2 Discontinued

    mplayer2 is an advanced general-purpose video player. A fork of the original MPlayer project, it contains significant further...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Foobnix icon

    Foobnix

    Foobnix audio player for Linux, Windows and Android. Main features player Support for CUE (also wv, iso.wv) is the best under...

    Open Source Windows Linux Android Xfce

  • Qmmp icon

    Qmmp

    Qmmp is an audio-player, written with help of Qt library. The user interface is similar to Winamp or xmms. Extra features ...

    Open Source Windows Linux BSD Xfce

  • bomi icon

    bomi

    bomi is a multimedia player aiming for easy usage but also providing various powerful features and convenience functions -...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • Baka MPlayer icon

    Baka MPlayer

    Baka MPlayer is a free and open source, cross-platform, libmpv based multimedia player. Its simple design reflects the idea for an...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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  • Guayadeque icon

    Guayadeque

    Guayadeque is a music management program designed for all music enthusiasts. It is Full Featured Linux media player that can easily...

    Open Source Linux

  • C* Music Player icon

    C* Music Player

    cmus is a small, fast and powerful console music player for Linux and *BSD. Input/Output Plugins Input: Ogg/Vorbis, MP3, FLAC...

    Open Source Linux BSD

  • Gnome MPlayer

    A GTK+2 interface to MPlayer. The power of MPlayer combined with a friendly interface for your desktop; You can play all your...

    Open Source Linux BSD Xfce

  • Bino icon

    Bino

    Bino is a video player with the following main features: Support for stereoscopic 3D video, with a wide variety of input and output...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Eina icon

    Eina

    Your music belongs to you Current music players are focused on managing your music collection, while using mandatory criteria about...

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • Ario

    Ario is a MPD (Music Player Daemon) client with an interface similar to the Rhythmbox one.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Xfce

  • Parole icon

    Parole

    Parole is a media player for the Xfce desktop environment, written using the GStreamer framework. Parole features playback of local...

    Open Source Linux Xfce

  • Jajuk icon

    Jajuk

    Jajuk is software that organizes and plays music using Java. It is a full-featured application geared towards advanced users with...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Sayonara Player icon

    Sayonara Player

    Sayonara is a simple but nice audio player and holds a lot of features like a library, id3 tag editor, equalizer, lastfm radio, lastfm...

    Open Source Linux

  • Noise icon

    Noise

    The official elementary OS music player. Noise is a fast and beautiful GTK3 audio player with a focus on music and libraries. It...

    Open Source Linux

  • LXMusic icon

    LXMusic

    LXMusic is a minimalist xmms2 music player developed with GTK+ in pure C language. It features a very simple, clean, lightweight...

    Open Source Linux

  • Listen Music Player icon

    Listen Music Player Discontinued

    Listen is an audio player written in Python. Thanks to it, you can easily organize your music collections. It supports many...

    Open Source Linux

  • npshell icon

    npshell

    npshell - Command line music queue manager. Keep a daemon running in the background. Add sounds to a queue. Let the daemon play...

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD

  • Gmpc icon

    Gmpc

    Gnome Music Player Client, a cross-platform GTK2 MPD (Music Player Daemon) client.

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • qAllInOne icon

    qAllInOne

    qAllInOne (aka qAIO) is a free open-source software built using Qt to provide users an All-In-One media player, so it can view images...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD

  • Potamus

    Lightweight audio player with a simple interface and an emphasis on high audio quality

    Open Source Linux Xfce