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Airfoil Alternatives for Linux

Airfoil is not available for Linux but there are some alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is AudioRelay, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Airfoil and five of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Airfoil are WiFi Audio Wireless Speaker, SoundWire, Mkchromecast and SpeakerShare.

Airfoil alternatives are mainly Screen Mirroring Apps but may also be Music Streaming Services. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Airfoil.
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Mac

Send any audio to the AirPort Express. Send any audio to AirPort Express units, Apple TVs, and even other Macs and PCs, all...

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    AudioRelay

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android

    Listen to your PC audio, use your phone as a mic or stream audio from your phone.

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  2. WiFi Audio Wireless Speaker icon

    WiFi Audio Wireless Speaker

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Android Tablet

    Utility for turning your Android smartphone or tablet into a wireless speaker.

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    SoundWire

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • Raspberry Pi

    SoundWire lets you send any music or audio ("what you hear now") from your Windows or Linux PC to your Android mobile devices. Use it as:

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    Mkchromecast

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Chromecast

    This is a program to cast audio and video from your macOS, or Linux desktop to your Google Cast devices or Sonos speakers. It is written in Python, and it streams via node.js, ffmpeg, or avconv.

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    SpeakerShare

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    This is a Java application to use the speaker connected to other computer on the network. It transfers audio in uncompressed PCM format and uses 172 kilobyte per second bandwidth.

    Discontinued

    The official website is no longer available. Last version, 1.0, released in January 2014, can be still downloaded from Softpedia.

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