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    MediaLink Alternatives

    MediaLink is described as 'Your PlayStation 3 has been craving the media on your Mac. Finally, complete Macintosh and Playstation 3 integration is upon us'. There are more than 10 alternatives to MediaLink for a variety of platforms, including Linux, Mac, Windows, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is Plex, which is free. Other great apps like MediaLink are Universal Media Server, Vuze, Serviio and Infuse.

    MediaLink is mainly a Media Server but alternatives to it may also be Media Centers or Torrent Clients. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of MediaLink.
    This page was last updated Sep 16, 2021
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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.
    1. Universal Media Server is a media server capable of serving videos, audio and images to any DLNA-capable device. It supports any device capable of DLNA and runs on all major operating systems: Windows, OS X and Linux.


    2. Vuze (formerly Azureus) is a free BitTorrent client used to transfer files via the BitTorrent protocol. Vuze is written in Java, and uses the Azureus Engine. In addition to bittorrenting, Vuze allows users to view, publish and share original DVD and HD quality video content.

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      Vuze that hasn’t been updated since 2017.
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    3. Serviio is a free media server. It allows you to stream your media files (music, video or images) to any DLNA-certified renderer device (e.g. a TV set, Bluray player, games console) on your home network.
    4. Ignite your video content with Infuse – the beautiful way to watch almost any video format on your iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV. No need to convert files! Infuse is optimized for iOS 12, with powerful streaming options, trakt sync, and unmatched AirPlay & subtitle support.


    5. MiniDLNA (aka ReadyDLNA) is server software with the aim of being fully compliant with DLNA/UPnP-AV clients.
    6. PS3 Media Server is a DLNA compliant Upnp Media Server for the PS3, written in Java, with the purpose of streaming or transcoding.

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      The project seems to be no longer developed, but last version, 1.90.1, released in August 2013, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    7. Gerbera is a free UPnP media server forked from the now discontinued MediaTomb project. It's highly compatible and works with many devices including TVs, Playstation, Android & iOS phones and tablets.
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      Stream Videos from desktop to mobile.
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    8. Macast is an open source tool to use your computer as a DLNA media renderer, so you can cast videos, pictures and music from your phone (or another computer) to your desktop.
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