AlternativeTo Logo

    Amarok Alternatives

    Amarok is described as 'powerful music player for Linux, Unix and Windows with an intuitive interface. It makes playing the music you love and discovering new music easier than ever before - and it looks good doing it!' and is a very popular Audio Player in the audio & music category. There are more than 100 alternatives to Amarok for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, BSD and Xfce. The best alternative is foobar2000, which is free. Other great apps like Amarok are Clementine, AIMP, Strawberry and MusicBee.

    Amarok is mainly a Audio Player but alternatives to it may also be Media Players or Podcast Players. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Amarok.
    This page was last updated May 10, 2022
    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    Amarok is a powerful music player for Linux, Unix and Windows with an intuitive interface. It makes playing the music you...
    Learn more about Amarok

    1. foobar2000 is an advanced multi-platform freeware audio player.
      foobar2000 vs Amarok opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      It has all the functions needed, it is free, supports, supports big libraries, it is a definite winner.
      Positive comment about 4 years ago

    2. Clementine is a cross-platform free and open source music player and library organizer. It is a port of Amarok 1.
      Clementine vs Amarok opinions
      Almost everyone thinks Clementine is a great alternative to Amarok.
      inventor500 It is a continuation of an older version of what became Amarok, but has a better GUI.
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

      GUI is much better and clear on windows
      Positive comment over 6 years ago

      based on Qt and KDE libraries based on Amarok 1 runs on Linux fast, uses very little memory features, services and extensions that work properly stable, few bugs sensible UI paradigm and interaction design
      Positive comment about 5 years ago


    3. AIMP is powerful free audio player for Windows OS that supports for local files, NAS, clouds, and podcasts. Additionally, it includes powerful tools to operate with audio files.
    4. Strawberry is a music player and music collection organizer. It is a fork of Clementine released in 2018 aimed at music collectors and audiophiles. The name is inspired by the band Strawbs. It's written in C++ using the Qt framework.
      Strawberry vs Amarok opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      s0stew Maintained fork of Clementine which was a fork of Amarok
      Positive comment over 1 year ago

    5. MusicBee makes it easy to manage, find, and play music files on your computer. MusicBee also supports podcasts, web radio stations and SoundCloud integration.

    6. Winamp is a media player for Windows developed by Justin Frankel and Dmitry Boldyrev by their company Nullsoft, which they later sold to AOL, who sold to Radionomy in January 2014.


      last updated: Sep 18th 2018, 10:12 GMT

    7. Audacious is an advanced audio player. It is free, lightweight, based on GTK+, runs on Linux and many other *nix platforms and is focused on audio quality and supporting a wide range of audio codecs. There is also support for several visual styles from Winamp.
    8. Rhythmbox is an audio player for Linux that plays and organizes digital music. Inspired by Apple's iTunes, it is free software that is designed to work well under the .
    9. DeaDBeeF is a lightweight graphical music player created for easy playback of music and management of playlists. It supports major audio codecs and tags, global hotkeys, gapless playback, streaming audio, command line control, and has an 18-band equalizer.
    10. MediaMonkey is a music player and a music library manager with support for 50,000+ files and many features for organizing, tagging, converting and burning your music. It also has advanced podcasting and syncing features.
    Showing 10 of 149 alternatives