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CyberLink PowerDVD Alternatives for Linux

CyberLink PowerDVD is not available for Linux but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on Linux with similar functionality. The best Linux alternative is SMPlayer, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to CyberLink PowerDVD and many of them are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to CyberLink PowerDVD are MPlayer, Miro, Videos and SmoothVideo Project.

CyberLink PowerDVD alternatives are mainly Media Players but may also be Audio Players or CD Rippers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of CyberLink PowerDVD.
This page was last updated May 23, 2022
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  • Windows

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  1. 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.

    SMPlayer vs CyberLink PowerDVD opinions
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    Can't play Blu-ray discs with all the menus and stuff.

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  2. MPlayer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • AmigaOS
    • Xfce
    • MorphOS

    MPlayer is a movie player which runs on many systems (see the documentation). It plays most MPEG/VOB, AVI, Ogg/OGM, VIVO, ASF/WMA/WMV, QT/MOV/MP4, RealMedia, Matroska, NUT, NuppelVideo, FLI, YUV4MPEG, FILM, RoQ, PVA files, supported by many native, XAnim, and Win32 DLL codecs.

    Some users think MPlayer is a great alternative to CyberLink PowerDVD, some don't.
  3. Miro (formerly Democracy Player) is a free and open source internet TV application, media library, and video player.

    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/

  4. Videos (previously Totem) is the official movie player of the GNOME desktop environment based on xine-lib or GStreamer. It features a playlist, a full-screen mode, seek and volume controls, as well as keyboard navigation.

  5. SmoothVideo Project

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    SVP allows you to watch any video on your PC file with frame interpolation (like you can watch it on high-end TVs and projectors). It increases frame rate by generating intermediate animation frames between existing ones to produce very smooth, fluid and clear motion.

  6. Parole

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux
    • Xfce

    Parole is a media player for the Xfce desktop environment, written using the GStreamer framework.

  7. UMPlayer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD

    UMPlayer is a movie player which runs on many systems. It plays most MPEG/VOB, AVI, Ogg/OGM, VIVO, ASF/WMA/WMV, QT/MOV/MP4, RealMedia, Matroska, NUT, NuppelVideo, FLI, YUV4MPEG, FILM, RoQ, PVA files, supported by many native, XAnim, and Win32 DLL codecs.

    Discontinued

    No more updates, latest downloads from 2011: https://sourceforge.net/projects/umplayer/files/

  8. QMPlay2 is a video and audio player. It can play all formats supported by FFmpeg, libmodplug (including J2B and SFX). It also supports Audio CD, raw files, Rayman 2 music and chiptunes. It contains YouTube and Prostopleer browser.

  9. ExMplayer

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Play any media files,convert,extract,animate and more...Official page of ExMplayer

    Discontinued

    Latest commit 1ccb1ac on Jul 30, 2015. See https://github.com/rupeshs/ExMplayer

  10. Movie Monad

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux

    A free and simple to use video player made with Haskell.

    Discontinued

    Lastly committed on Dec 11, 2018

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