Best Sonarr Alternatives in 2020

    Sonarr is described as '(formerly NzbDrone) is a PVR for Usenet and BitTorrent users' and is a well-known app in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Sonarr for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux, Self-Hosted solutions and Online / Web-based. The best alternative is DuckieTV, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Sonarr are Jackett (Free, Open Source), FlexGet (Free, Open Source), SickChill (Free, Open Source) and Sick Beard (Free, Open Source).

    The list of alternatives was last updated Oct 23, 2020

    Platforms

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Self-Hosted
    • Online
    • Android
    • Chrome OS
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD
    • Headphones
    • CouchPotato
    • Google Chrome
    • SickRage
    • SABnzbd
    • Plex
    • Cloudron

    Features

    • Downloader
    • RSS
    • Torrent search
    • Media library
    • Multiple languages
    • Network Video Recorder
    • Peer-To-Peer
    • Personal Video Recorder
    • Internet TV
    • Ruby
    • DVR
    • Ebook cloud sync
    • File sharing
    • Support for MAGNET links
    • Anime tracking
    • Automatic downloading
    • Automation
    • Google Chrome Extensions
    • Chromecast Support
    • Configurable

    License

    • Free
    • Open Source
    • Paid
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    • Jackett works as a proxy server: it translates queries from apps Sonarr Radarr https://alternativeto. View 7 alternatives to Jackett
      This alternative is disputed. Jackett is still a legitimate alternative to Sonarr, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
      Jackett vs Sonarr
      pros, cons and recent comments
      munteanzeno When Sonarr gets the episode naming wrong, which is often, Jackett is there for a good manual search. Also private sites or english categories can be configured in Jackett and used in Sonarr. They complement eachother.
      Top positive comment  almost 2 years ago

      1
      Jackett is a proxy for something like Sonarr ... not an alternative to Sonarr
      Top negative comment  over 1 year ago

      10
      It is not an alternative. Its a proxy for Sonarr.
      Negative comment 2 days ago

      0
      It is a proxy for Sonarr. Not an alternative
      Negative comment about 2 months ago

      0
      Jackett is a proxy for something like Sonarr ... not an alternative to Sonarr
      Negative comment 2 months ago

      0
    • FlexGet is a multipurpose automation tool for all of your media Support for torrents, nzbs, podcasts, comics, TV, movies, RSS, HTML, CSV, and more. View 19 alternatives to FlexGet
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
    • SickChill, previously SickRage, is a fork of Sick Beard to automatically download TV shows from usenet or torrents. View 14 alternatives to SickChill
      Most users think SickChill is a great alternative to Sonarr.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Cloudron
    • Sick Beard is a PVR for newsgroup users (with limited torrent support). View 15 alternatives to Sick Beard
      Most users think Sick Beard is a great alternative to Sonarr.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last commit was made in March 2016 and last version, build-507, was released in November 2014. It can be still downloaded from GitHub.

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • Medusa is a fork of Sick Beard (similar to other forks such as SickChill and https://alternativeto. View 18 alternatives to Medusa - TV Library Manager
      No screenshots yet
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
    • OpenFLIXR Media Server is an all-in-one media server for automated downloading and serving media. Tools like CouchPotato, SickRage, Headphones and SABnzbd to download and Plex Media Server to bring everything to your screens. View 4 alternatives to OpenFLIXR
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
      • Headphones
      • CouchPotato
      • SickRage
      • SABnzbd
      • Plex
    • The internet is great to provide us with our favorite TV shows free, early and watchable on demand. We always had to spend lots of time to keep up to date with the newest episodes. View 12 alternatives to TED

      Discontinued

      The website www.ted.nu is no longer available, but last version of the app, 0.9.72, released on 2011, can be still downloaded from SourceForge

      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • It aims to combine features of Sonarr and Radarr. It uses Jackett and Transmission under the hood. Jackett searches for torrents and Transmission does the downloading. View 17 alternatives to Nefarious
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Self-Hosted
    • SickGear has proven the most reliable and stable TV fork of the great Sick-Beard to fully automate TV enjoyment with innovation. View 5 alternatives to SickGear
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Self-Hosted
    • A Complete Set of tools to Organize, Get info and Automatically Download Torrents of Tv-Series Episodes. View 14 alternatives to MyTvShowOrganizer
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
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