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    Front Row Alternatives for Mac

    There are many alternatives to Front Row for Mac and since it's discontinued a lot of people are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Kodi, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Front Row and six of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Front Row are Plex (Freemium), Emby (Freemium), Miro (Free, Open Source) and nessMediaCenter (Paid).

    This page was last updated Oct 12, 2017
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    Front Row is media center software for Apple's Macintosh computers and Apple TV with a 10-foot user interface design...
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    1. Kodi, formerly XBMC, is a free and open source media player and entertainment center for Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, XBox, and iOS.
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      • Android Tablet
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      • Apple TV
      • Daydream
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      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. Plex can play a wide range of video, audio and photo formats as well as online streaming audio and video.


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      • Apple TV
      • Kindle Fire
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      Emby, formerly Media Browser, is a media aggregator plugin for Media Center that takes your recorded, digital, or ripped media and presents it in a simple, easy to use interface. Emby prides itself on delivering a fast, intuitive, media rich experience for the whole family.
    2. 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/



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      MythTV is a free, open source media center and digital video recorder (DVR) distributed under the terms of the GNU GPL.
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