nessMediaCenter Alternatives

    nessMediaCenter is described as 'Use your Mac as optimal media center!' and is an app in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 10 alternatives to nessMediaCenter for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, iPhone, iPad and Android. The best alternative is Kodi, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like nessMediaCenter are Plex (Freemium), Infuse (Freemium), JRiver Media Center (Paid) and OpenPHT (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Sep 28, 2021

    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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      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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    2. 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.
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    3. JRiver Media Center is a multimedia application that allows the user to play and organize various types of media on a computer.
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    4. OpenPHT is a community driven fork of Plex Home Theater (abandoned).
      That's a open-source client for Plex. Need to install Plex Media Server.

      For download releases - https://github.com/RasPlex/OpenPHT/releases
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      Android TV is a version of Android made for TV's.
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      Stream Videos from desktop to mobile.
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    5. Oblecto is a media server, similar to Plex, Emby, Netflix and others. It runs in the background on a home server to index your media such as movies and TV shows to make them searchable and streamable through a REST based interface.
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    6. Squire is a media center to stream movies and shows from torrents or local files. It’s an always-running menu bar app. The brain where all the local video files or installed streams are processed and sent to the clients.
    7. Smartly manage all your multimedia resources and automatically transcode videos for your Phone, Pad, etc.
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