Indigo Player Alternatives

    Indigo Player is described as 's is a highly extensible, modern, TypeScript/JS video player. It handles MPEG-Dash / HLS / MPEG-4 and is built on top of the HTML5 video element' and is an app in the Development category. There are more than 25 alternatives to Indigo Player for a variety of platforms, including Self-Hosted solutions, the Web, jQuery, JavaScript and Wordpress. The best alternative is VideoJS, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Indigo Player are Plyr (Free, Open Source), FV Player (Freemium), JW Player (Paid) and BridTV (Freemium).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Sep 21, 2020

    • VideoJS is an HTML5 Video Player, built with Javascript and CSS, with a fallback to a Flash video player for when the browser doesn't support HTML5 video.
      No screenshots yet
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
    • Why?

      We wanted a lightweight, accessible and customizable media player that supports modern browsers.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • JavaScript


    • WordPress's most reliable, easy to use and feature-rich video player. Features responsive design, playlists, ads, stats, Vimeo, YouTube, S3, Cloudfront and CDN support. AB loop, speed controls.
    • The JW Player is an embeddable media player for web sites, supporting many commonly-used audio and video formats.
      • Windows
      • Online
    • Online video player platform and video monetization solution. Free online video player platform (OVP) to manage, transcode and host your videos with support for HTML5 and Flash video advertising.
    • HTML5 <video> and <audio> made easy.
      One file. Any browser. Same UI.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Self-Hosted
      • TYPO3
      • Drupal
      • Joomla
      • BlogEngine.NET
      • Plone
      • Wordpress
      • jQuery
      • RubyGems
    • afterglow is a super easy to integrate, fully responsive HTML5 video player with support for lightboxing and YouTube.

      Discontinued

      Webste doesn't exist anymore

      No screenshots yet
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • JavaScript
    • A lightweight HTML5 video player which includes support for captions and screen reader accessibility. For details, read the blog post Introducing an Accessible HTML5 Video Player on the PayPal Engineering blog.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      • JavaScript
    • html5media is a JavaScript library that enables every browser to play the media defined inside the HTML5 media tags.
      • Free • Open Source
      • Online
    • The Kaltura Player leads the industry in flexibility, ease of customization, plug-in offerings and loading speed.
      • Freemium • Open Source
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted