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    LibreELEC Alternatives

    LibreELEC is described as 'is ‘Just enough OS’ for Kodi, a Linux distribution built to run Kodi on current and popular mediacentre hardware. We are an evolution of the popular OpenELEC project. LibreELEC software will be familiar to OpenELEC users' and is a Audio Player in the video & movies category. There are eight alternatives to LibreELEC for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Raspberry Pi, Kodi, Mac and Windows. The best alternative is Plex, which is free. Other great apps like LibreELEC are OpenELEC, OSMC, CoreELEC and XBian.

    LibreELEC is mainly a Media Center but alternatives to it may also be Audio Players or Media Players. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of LibreELEC.
    This page was last updated Dec 11, 2021
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    LibreELEC is ‘Just enough OS’ for Kodi, a Linux distribution built to run Kodi on current and popular mediacentre hardware....
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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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      plex is more similar to kodi and emby than libreellec which is more a operating system than a software
      Negative comment about 3 years ago

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    1. Open Embedded Linux Entertainment Center (OpenELEC) is a small Linux based Just Enough Operating System (JeOS) built from scratch as a platform to turn your computer into a Kodi (previously XBMC) media center.

      Discontinued

      Since 2017 source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OpenELEC
      also, the website is dead.



    2. OSMC (Open Source Media Center) is a free and open source media player based on Linux and founded in 2014 that lets you play back media from your local network, attached storage and the Internet.
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      CoreELEC is a ‘Just enough OS’ Linux distribution for running Kodi® on popular Amlogic hardware. CoreELEC is a fork of the LibreELEC project with a stronger focus on Amlogic hardware and the community.
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      ronwolf Works great on my s905w android box.
      Positive comment almost 3 years ago

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      XBian is a small, fast and lightweight media centre distribution for the Raspberry Pi, CuBox-i, Hummingboard and many more devices to come. It is based on a minimal Debian and therefore offers much of the same freedom as Debian offers.


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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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      VortexBox is a free, open source (GPL v3), quick-install ISO that turns your unused computer into an easy-to-use music server/jukebox.
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      RasPlex is the community driven Plex client for the Raspberry Pi mini-computer. It is fully Open Source, and is the easiest way to turn any TV into a SmartTV.
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