OpenELEC Alternatives and Similar Software

Alternatives to OpenELEC for Linux, Raspberry Pi, Mac, Apple TV, Kodi and more. Filter by license to discover only free or Open Source alternatives. This list contains a total of 11 apps similar to OpenELEC.

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 ... If you're looking for more info about OpenELEC like screenshots, reviews and comments you should visit our info page about it. Below you find the best alternatives.

The list of alternatives was last updated: 3/21/2020 2:19:00 AM

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  • Plex

    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. The real power of Plex is found in its library features: Organize your media into versatile libraries, automatically retrieve metadata from the Internet, and display your libraries using one of the visually stunning skins.

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  • OSMC

    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. OSMC is the leading media center in terms of feature set and community and is based on the Kodi project. OSMC is the successor of http://alternativeto .

    Free Open Source Apple TV Raspberry Pi

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  • LibreELEC

    LibreELEC 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, but the project follows its own path and has intentional differences: LibreELEC is governed by a project board elected from active team members to set project goals, priorities, and take executive decisions.

    • Still in active development. Fork of OpenELEC MegachipNov 2016 • 1 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • Daphile

    The Daphile is the heart of a digital music system. Its primary focus is in storage and playback of your digital music library. It enables the best possible audio quality and future-proof flexibility by providing plug&play support for USB connected digital-to-analog converters (DAC). You can easily setup a multi-zone system just by connecting another USB DAC for each zone. The software solutions of the Daphile are optimized for the best possible audiophile experience.

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  • CoreELEC

    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 CoreELEC consists of a barebones Operating System purpose built for Kodi media center.

    Free Open Source Linux Kodi

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  • Fedberry

    FedBerry allows people to easily install and use Fedora on the RPi2/3. FedBerry was created when Fedora did not previously support the Raspberry Pi 2/3 Model B (RPi2/3). The major differences between Fedora arm releases as compared to Fedberry releases are: • The use of our own custom kernels (using the Raspberry Pi foundation's bcm2709 kernel port). • The use of Raspberry Pi foundation's own bootloader (ie. we don't use uboot).

    Free Open Source Linux Fedora Raspberry Pi

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  • VortexBox

    VortexBox is a free, open source (GPL v3), quick-install ISO that turns your unused computer into an easy-to-use music server/jukebox. Once VortexBox has been loaded on an unused PC, it will automatically rip CDs to FLAC and MP3 files, ID3 tag the files , and download the cover art. Vortexbox will then serve the files to network media players such as Logitech Squeezebox, Sonos, or Linn. The music files can also be streamed to a Windows or Mac OSX system.

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  • GeeXboX

    GeeXboX is a free and Open Source Media-Center purposed Linux distribution for embedded devices and desktop computers. GeeXboX is not an application, it’s a full-featured OS, that one can boot as a LiveCD, from a USB key, an SD/MMC card or install on its regular HDD. The GeeXboX distribution is lightweight and designed for one single goal: embed all major multimedia applications as to turn your computer into an HTPC. GeeXboX runs on x86, PowerPC and ARM devices.

    • Good alternative to Openelec, complete Linux OS targeted to HTPCs Guest • Jul 2015 • 0 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Enna

    Enna is a Media Center application. Featuring a simple user interface, Enna is based on the powerful Enlightenment Foundations Libraries (EFL) as for its graphical user interface and GeeXboX libraries as for multimedia playback and information retrieval.

    • Discontinued
      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, v0.4.0, released in February 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    Free Open Source Linux

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  • XBian

    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.

    Free Open Source Linux HummingBoard Raspberry Pi

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