Universal Media Server Alternatives for Android

    Universal Media Server is not available for Android but there are plenty of alternatives with similar functionality. The best Android alternative is Plex, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to Universal Media Server and 14 are available for Android so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Android alternatives to Universal Media Server are Stremio (Freemium, Open Source), Jellyfin (Free, Open Source), Emby (Freemium) and Streama (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Aug 1, 2021

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      Plex bridges the gap between your computer and your home theater, doing so with a visually appealing user interface that provides instant access to your media. Plex can play a wide range of video, audio and photo formats as well as online streaming audio and video.
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      Most users think Plex is a great alternative to Universal Media Server.
    1. Media center allowing to watch movies, series, YouTube channels instantly. You can watch in HD, with subtitles, and easily cast any file to TV through DLNA, Chromecast, AppleTV! Stremio also gives you notifications for new episodes / movies.
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      Jellyfin is a personal media server and client. The Jellyfin project was started as a result of Emby's decision to take their code closed-source, as well as various philosophical differences with the core developers.
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      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 interface. Emby prides itself on delivering a fast, intuitive, media rich experience for the whole family.
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      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 your own personal Netflix for just such a purpose!
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      Stream Videos from desktop to mobile.
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    2. Genialist Media Server is a streaming server that allows you to organize, sort and access all your medias on all your devices (computers, tablets and smart-phones) on your home network and beyond...
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      The best Android application to watch any movie or T-series. This tool is complete free for all Android users. If you're a movie lover, this application is the best choice at all.
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      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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      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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