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  • VLC Media Player

    VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. Features Simple, fast and powerful media player.

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

  • Steam

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

    Commercial 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 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

  • JDownloader

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

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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

    Blender

    Blender is the free open source 3D content creation suite, available for all major operating systems under the GNU General Public License.

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

  • Plex icon

    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.

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

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    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.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD PortableApps.com

  • Open Broadcaster Software icon

    Open Broadcaster Software

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

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Amarok icon

    Amarok

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

    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD

    • Discontinued Application has not been updated since 2015. Last public release was 2.9 beta. Application may not be discontinued, but development activity seems to have stalled.
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    OpenShot

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

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • FFmpeg icon

    FFmpeg

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

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • MPlayer icon

    MPlayer

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

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD AmigaOS Xfce MorphOS

  • 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 features like support for MPlayer filters and more. SMPlayer remembers the settings of all files you play.

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

  • 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 subscription-based video streaming services such as Netflix.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android

  • Banshee icon

    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.

    Free Open Source Mac 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.
  • Miro icon

    Miro

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

    Free Open Source Mac 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/
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    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.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD KDE

  • MediaHuman YouTube To MP3 Converter icon

    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.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux

  • Video DownloadHelper icon

    Video DownloadHelper

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

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Chrome Firefox

  • Adobe Flash Player icon

    Adobe Flash Player

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

    Free Mac 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/
  • MPV icon

    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.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux BSD Xfce

  • Tixati icon

    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.

    Free Personal Windows Linux

  • Boxee icon

    Boxee

    Boxee is a media center for your home theater PC. It compiles media from your computer and on the internet into a simple, remote-control friendly user interface.

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux iPad

    • Discontinued The support was discontinued on January 2012 and Boxee team joined Samsung on July 10th, 2013.
  • pyLoad icon

    pyLoad

    pyLoad is a fast, lightweight and full featured download manager for many One-Click-Hoster, container formats like DLC, video sites or just plain http or ftp links.

    Free Open Source Windows Linux