Alternatives to Plex for Self-hosting with any license

  • Emby

    Emby, formerly Media Browser, is a media aggregator plugin for Media Center that takes your recorded, digital, or ripped media and presents it in a simple, easy to use...

    • Exactly like Plex, but without the central server for connections. Alos, takes longer for updating the files information for the first time. Has lot more configurations available. Guest • Jul 2017 • 4 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Very good alternative to Plex media server and free multi-user (for Plex one needs a Plex account first and a Plex pass). Guest • Oct 2017 • 6 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • enable subtitle, imdb sync, and more DalcolliDec 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • open source and self authentication Guest • Jun 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • don't need to authenticate with an outsource server, the problem emerges when a network like Iran filter the server like Iran and PLEX Guest • Feb 2017 • 0 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree

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  • Ampache

    Ampache is a web based audio streaming application and file manager allowing you to access your music from anywhere, using almost any internet enabled device. Common...

    • Ampache is an audio server, while plex supports both audio and video (and it is heavily focused on video streaming) Guest • Feb 2018 • 2 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone ... Self-Hosted PHP

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  • Streama

    Ever had a huge bookshelf full of shows and movies? Ever wanted to digitalize them, but didn't have a good way of organizing the files? Worry no more! Streama is...

    Free Open Source Windows Linux Android Self-Hosted

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  • Jinzora Media Server

    Jinzora Media Server is a web based media streaming and management system, allowing you to stream your music and videos to any device with a web browser.

    • Discontinued Last update in 2013... https://sourceforge.net/projects/jinzora/

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Self-Hosted

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  • mstream

    mStream is open source software that lets you sync and stream your music between all your devices.

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android Self-Hosted

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  • S2 Music

    Listen to your favorite musics by streaming free and share your playlists with your friends.

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web Windows Mobile ... Android iPhone Java Mobile S60 Blackberry Chrome OS Windows RT Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Self-Hosted Blackberry 10 PlayBook Apple Watch Apple TV Playstation VR Android Wear Kindle Fire Playstation Chromecast Xbox

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