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Open Source Miro Alternatives

The best open source alternative to Miro is MPC-BE. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Miro and many of them is open source so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting open source alternatives to Miro are Audacious, Media Player Classic, BiglyBT and gPodder.

Miro alternatives are mainly Audio Players but may also be Media Players or Podcast Players. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Miro.
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Miro (formerly Democracy Player) is a free and open source internet TV application, media library, and video player.

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  1. MPC-BE icon

    MPC-BE

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    MPC-BE is a free and open source audio and video player for Windows.

    MPC-BE is based on the original Guliverkli project and "Media Player Classic Home Cinema" project, contains additional features and bug fixes.

    ⚫︎ Dark ModeMPC-BE supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    ⚫︎ LightweightMPC-BE consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ PortableMPC-BE can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  2. Audacious is an advanced audio player. It is free, lightweight, based on GTK+, runs on Linux and many other *nix platforms and is focused on audio quality and supporting a wide range of audio codecs. There is also support for several visual styles from Winamp.

    ⚫︎ LightweightAudacious consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsAudacious can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    ⚫︎ PortableAudacious can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    This only supports audio and has no media library management.

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    Media Player Classic

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Media Player Classic was designed to look just like Windows Media Player 6.4, but with many additional new features.

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    Discontinued

    The project is no longer developed. The currently active fork is MPC-HC icon MPC-HC . Latest version, 6.4.9.1, released in April 2011, can be still downloaded from FreeCodec.com

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  4. BiglyBT is a feature filled, open source, bittorrent client based on the Azureus open source project, now Vuze .

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    gPodder

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Symbian S60
    • BSD
    • Blackberry 10
    • PlayBook
    • PortableApps.com
    • Xfce

    gPodder downloads and manages free audio and video content ("podcasts") for you. Listen directly on your computer or on your mobile devices.

    ⚫︎ Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    ⚫︎ PortablegPodder can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    CPod

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    A simple, beautiful podcast app.

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    Discontinued

    The Software's main page, which links to a repository, specifically states that it is no longer actively maintained.

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  7. 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.

    ⚫︎ LightweightVideos consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    This only supports video and has no media library management

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    Exaile

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Xfce

    Exaile is a cross-platform music manager and player for GTK+ written in Python and is easily extensible via plugins.

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  9. Winyl is a free digital audio player and music library application for organizing and playing audio on Windows.

    ⚫︎ PortableWinyl can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    ⚫︎ LightweightWinyl consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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    Discontinued

    No updates since late 2018

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  10. Tomahawk gives you to access to all of your favorite music in one powerful media player.

    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsTomahawk can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    Discontinued

    The project is no longer maintained. Last version, 0.8.4, released in April 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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