SimpleX Alternatives

    SimpleX is described as 'A Plex client for the new Apple TV' and is a Media Center in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 50 alternatives to SimpleX for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, iPhone and iPad. Most alternatives are Media Centers and Media Servers. The best alternative is Kodi, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like SimpleX are Plex (Freemium), Stremio (Freemium, Open Source), Emby (Freemium) and Universal Media Server (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Mar 17, 2020

    1. Rygel is a home media solution that allows you to easily share audio, video and pictures, and control of media player on your home network. In technical terms it is both a UPnP AV MediaServer and MediaRenderer implemented through a plug-in mechanism.
    2. MythTV is a free, open source media center and digital video recorder (DVR) distributed under the terms of the GNU GPL.
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    3. Access your music collection from anywhere in the world! Jamcast streams all your music to Android and UPnP/DLNA connected devices. Free 14-day trial. Virtual sound card records and streams all sound on your computer.
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    4. nessViewer is the all-round media application to edit, browse, collect and arrange, present, transfer and stream media. It combines media player, media center, media server, media editor and preview tool.
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    5. uShare is a UPnP (TM) A/V & DLNA Media Server. It implements the server component that provides UPnP media devices with information on available multimedia files. uShare uses the built-in http server of libupnp to stream the files to clients.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      Play videos from your mobile to your HD TV! No box, no cables, no TV apps! Just pick a video and tap to play!
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      • Android
      • Chrome OS
      • Windows Phone
      Flinger.co is a web app that enables interaction between just about any connected TV that has a web browser and a laptop, tablet, or smart phone. Simply create a new channel on the big screen at Flinger.co.

      Discontinued

      Website unavailable.

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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Kindle Fire
      Watch the latest news, live sports events, YouTube and music videos on TV. Requires only phone/tablet and an optional connected TV. Supports Samsung TV, LG TV, Sony TV, Apple TV, XBox, Chromecast... and of course your mobile screen.
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    6. 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.

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    7. TVMOBiLi is an UPnP/DLNA media server for Mac, Windows and Linux. It streams your Videos, Music, and Photos from your computer to any Smart TV or internet enabled device in your home.
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