Alternatives to YouView for all platforms with any license



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  • Minitube icon


    Minitube is a YouTube desktop application. With it you can watch YouTube videos in a new way: you type a keyword, Minitube gives you an endless video stream. Minitube...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Tubex for YouTube

    The most powerful YouTube client for iPhone and iPad. Try it for FREE and you will love it. • Play videos in background • Add videos to playlists without login •...

    Free iPhone iPad

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  • SkyTube icon


    SkyTube is an ad-free, open-source YouTube app for the Android platform. Features: browse popular/trending videos, subscribe to YouTube channels, play videos and more.

    Open Source Android Android Tablet GitHub

  • Echoes Player icon

    Echoes Player

    Echoes is a YouTube media player that provides a great, simplified user experience with no trailer ads or other distractions like comments. Simply select a video to play...

    Open Source Web Self-Hosted AngularJS GitHub Bootstrap

    • Discontinued The domain is now for sale.
  • PVStar icon


    PVSTAR is a Japanese application by ASBIT used to replace Youtube on the Android and translated to English. It has gained a lot of popularity on the Android Market...

    Free Android

    • Discontinued Unavailable at app store link.
  • SMTube icon


    Free Youtube browser for SMPlayer which allows to browse, search and play YouTube videos. No flash needed! You can either use SMPlayer, MPlayer, VLC, Dragon Player...

    Open Source Windows Linux

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  • quietube icon


    quietube is the distraction-free way to watch videos on the web. Watch videos without distractions like comments or ads. It supports YouTube, Vimeo and Viddler.

    Free Web Chrome

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  • ProTube icon


    ProTube is a full-featured video player for YouTube. FEATURES • Video playback in any quality, including 1080p and 4k. • Full 60fps playback support. • High...

    Commercial iPhone iPad

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    If you like to watch videos from YouTube , but you are bored with ads and comments. Then MediaTube is an awesome solution which makes your YouTube watching...

    Free Mac

    • MediaTube is a good alternative to YouView -- mostly. You can't save YouTube videos with it, but it does play them very well, and works very similarly to the way YouView works. If you want to download your YouTube videos, you have to either keep YouView or download and purchase MediaHuman's program, "YouTube Downloader." gdwaynewarnerJun 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • MacX YouTube Downloader icon

    MacX YouTube Downloader

    MacX YouTube Downloader is the best free online video downloader for Mac OS that can help you to free download music and videos from YouTube (VeVo), FaceBook...

    Free Mac

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    Viral Popup

    Viral is an innovative video player that has many features . For those of you who like to multi-task, it allows you to pop-out and float your videos above any other...

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Positive Comment by gdwaynewarner
about YouView Mar 2017

I actually bought a copy of this one a few years back, and shortly after having done so, the developer stopped supporting it. It runs fine on Mac OS 10.6.8, but my iMac is running Mac OS 10.10.5, and under that OS, it crashes.


As long as you're not running anything after Snow Leopard, YouView should work great for you. Otherwise ...