SoundWire Alternatives for Mac

    SoundWire is not available for Mac but there are a few alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is Airfoil, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to SoundWire and three of them are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to SoundWire are Ses (Free, Open Source) and SpeakerShare (Free).

    This page was last updated Jan 2, 2021

    1. Send any audio to the AirPort Express. Send any audio to AirPort Express units, Apple TVs, and even other Macs and PCs, all in sync! Airfoil for Mac gives you your audio - everywhere.
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      Airfoil vs SoundWire opinions
      Some users think Airfoil is a great alternative to SoundWire, some don't.
      it is good it's available on all the platforms but there is a 2 second delay in audio transmission
      Positive comment 7 months ago

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      MacOS tray app to control Sonos speakers ecosystem.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      This is a Java application to use the speaker connected to other computer on the network. It transfers audio in uncompressed PCM format and uses 172 kilobyte per second bandwidth.


      The official website is no longer available. Last version, 1.0, released in January 2014, can be still downloaded from Softpedia.

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