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  • VLC Media Player

    VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework. Owned by the non-profit organization VideoLAN.

     

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Chrome OS Windows S Android Tablet ... BSD Windows Phone iPad Apple Watch Apple TV Kindle Fire Haiku Xbox

  • Steam

    Steam is a digital distribution, digital rights management, multiplayer and communications platform developed by Valve Corporation.

     

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • HandBrake

    HandBrake is an open-source, multithreaded video transcoder: it converts digital media from one format to another, compressing the files in the process.

     

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD Xfce

  • Kodi

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

     

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

  • Blender

    Blender is the free and open source 3D creation suite. It supports the entirety of the 3D pipelineā€”modeling, rigging, animation, simulation, rendering, compositing and motion tracking, even video editing and game creation.

     

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com Haiku AmigaOS MorphOS

  • JDownloader

    JDownloader simplifies and improves the process of downloading files from "free" file hosting sites like Rapidshare or Megaupload.

     

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux

    • Bundleware The installer contains bundled adware. Clean, adware free installers are available here: https://board.jdownloader.org/showthread.php?t=54725
  • Plex

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

     

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    Freemium $ $ $ Mac OS X Windows Linux Android iPhone Chrome OS Windows RT Android Tablet ... Windows Phone iPad Apple TV Kindle Fire Roku Daydream

  • Open Broadcaster Software

    Full-featured screen recording and live streaming software for Mac, Windows and Linux.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Avidemux

    Avidemux is a free video editor designed for simple cutting, filtering and encoding tasks. It supports many file types, including AVI, DVD compatible MPEG files, MP4 and ASF, using a variety of codecs.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

  • OpenShot

    OpenShot is a open source video editing program. OpenShot features include: * Support for many video, audio, and image formats (based on https://alternativeto .

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Amarok

    Amarok is a powerful music player for Linux, Unix and Windows with an intuitive interface.

     

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    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD

  • FFmpeg

    FFmpeg is an open source project that develops libraries and programs for handling multimedia data.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • SMPlayer

    SMPlayer intends to be a complete front-end for MPlayer, from basic features like playing videos, DVDs, and VCDs to more advanced features like support for MPlayer filters and more. SMPlayer remembers the settings of all files you play.

     

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    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD mpv PortableApps.com Haiku MPlayer

  • MPlayer

    MPlayer is a movie player which runs on many systems (see the documentation).

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD AmigaOS Xfce MorphOS

  • Popcorn Time

    Popcorn Time is a multi-platform, free and open source media player. The program is intended as a free alternative to subscription-based video streaming services such as Netflix.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android

  • Banshee

    Play your music and videos. Stay entertained and up to date with podcasts and video podcasts. Discover new music with Last.fm radio. Sync your G1 phone, iPod, and other devices.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD

    • Discontinued No new releases and features since 2014. Latest versions, 2.6.2 (stable) and 2.9.1 (development), released in February and March 2014, are still working and can be downloaded from the official website.
  • Kdenlive

    Kdenlive is an intuitive and powerful multi-track video editor compatible most recent video technologies. It is completely free, and open-source as defined by the GNU foundation.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD KDE

  • Miro

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

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD

    • Discontinued No updates since 2013. Youtube intergration broken because of no updates since youtube API changed. See changelog: http://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/pculture.org/Miro/
  • MediaHuman YouTube To MP3 Converter

    You like to listen to music on YouTube website but want to do it offline or on your favorite portable player. You have found soundtrack of new movie on YouTube and want to save it to your music library as MP3.

     

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    Freemium Mac OS X Windows Linux

  • MPV

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

     

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    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux Android BSD Xfce

  • Video DownloadHelper

    DownloadHelper is a tool for web content extraction. Its purpose is to capture video, audio, and image files from many sites.

     

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    Freemium $ $ $ Mac OS X Windows Linux Chrome Firefox

  • Adobe Flash Player

    Adobe Flash Player is freeware software for using content created on the Adobe Flash platform.

     

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    Free Mac OS X Windows Linux Web

    • Discontinued Only security patches are being made. Going to be fully discontinued in 2020. SRC: https://www.wired.com/story/adobe-finally-kills-flash-dead/
  • Scrivener

    Scrivener is a word processor and project management tool created specifically for writers of long texts such as novels and research papers.

     

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    Commercial Mac OS X Windows Linux iPhone iPad Wine

  • Tixati

    Tixati is a peer-to-peer file sharing program that uses the popular BitTorrent protocol. This protocol allows many peers to form a cooperative swarm and download very large files with great efficiency.

     

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    Free Personal Windows Linux

  • Shotcut

    Shotcut is a free, open source, cross-platform, non-linear video editor.

     

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    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux