Free Playon Alternatives

    The best free alternative to Playon is Splash. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Playon and many of them is free so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting free alternatives to Playon are OSMC (Free, Open Source), Infuse (Freemium), MediaPortal (Free, Open Source) and Kantaris (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jan 29, 2021

    1. The only player you will ever need. Stunning video quality thanks to advanced engine. Video conversion optimized for social media. Innovative and fully customizable user interface. In one word - Splash.

      Discontinued

      dead after 3 years of no updates!

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      Splash vs Playon opinions
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      Playon is a media server with the ability to record streamed video
      Negative comment 5 months ago

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    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.
      OSMC vs Playon opinions
      This alternative is disputed. OSMC is still a legitimate alternative to Playon, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      Playon is a streaming recorder.
      Negative comment about 1 year ago

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    3. 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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    4. MediaPortal transforms your PC into a complete media solution. It runs on basic hardware, connects directly to your TV and displays your TV Series, Movies, Photos and Music in a much more dynamic way.
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    5. Kantaris is an all new media player based on code from Videolan client (http://alternativeto.net/software/vlc-media-player/) and Bass audio library. Kantaris has a graphical user interface similar to that of Windows Media Player.

      Discontinued

      Last Update: 2013-04-25. See https://sourceforge.net/projects/kantaris/

      Warning

      Sourceforge has detected malware in Kantaris builds.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      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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    6. Nero MediaHome is the universal media center for archiving, organizing, creating, and play back your files.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
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      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      With My Movies you can experience your entire movie collection, and browse through and play your movies, browse cast, play trailers and much more by using a remote control within your living room or home theatre.
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    7. Smartly manage all your multimedia resources and automatically transcode videos for your Phone, Pad, etc.
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