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Videostream Alternatives for Mac

There are many alternatives to Videostream for Mac if you are looking for a replacement. The best Mac alternative is Stremio, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 10 alternatives to Videostream and 12 are available for Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Videostream are Plex, Airflow, Infuse and RealPlayer.

Videostream alternatives are mainly Video Streaming Apps but may also be Media Players or Media Servers. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Videostream.
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  • FreemiumProprietary
  • Mac
  • Windows
  • Chrome OS
  • Google Chrome
  • Chromecast

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  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!

    ⚫︎ Ad-freeStremio doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    ⚫︎ Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    ⚫︎ Chromecast SupportCast your content to a Chromecast connected device with Stremio.
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    Plex

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • Windows S
    • Android Tablet
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Apple TV
    • Daydream
    • Kindle Fire
    • Android TV
    • Kodi
    • Roku

    Plex is a one-stop destination to stream movies, TV shows, sports & music. Check good movies to watch on Plex and stream all your personal media libraries on every device.

    ⚫︎ Kids ModePlex allows you to create and manage your kids' profiles in order to protect them.
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    I could not easily stream from my mac to chromecast

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    Airflow

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chromecast

    An all-in-one solution for sending about any video from your Windows or Mac computer to your Chromecast or Apple TV.

    ⚫︎ Chromecast SupportCast your content to a Chromecast connected device with Airflow.
    ⚫︎ AirPlay SupportAirflow can stream or share content to your Mac, Apple TV, or compatible smart TV.
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    Interface minimalistic, support subtiles files, avi, mp4, mkv and a lot of other formats

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    Far faster than Videostream. Simple interface. No buffering issues. Does nor lock up as often (at all).

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    No buffering issues, much better user interface, preview when scrubbing.

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    Infuse

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Apple TV
    • Mac

    Ignite your video content with Infuse – the beautiful way to watch almost any video format on your iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV. No need to convert files! Infuse is optimized for iOS 12, with powerful streaming options, trakt sync, and unmatched AirPlay & subtitle support.

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    RealPlayer

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    • Kindle Fire

    RealPlayer with RealTimes (aka “RealPlayer” for short) still includes the legacy features, such as Video Player, Downloader, Converter, Organizer and Web Videos. It also includes RealTimes features, such as Photos and RealTimes Stories, the automatic video collage feature.

    ⚫︎ Cloud SyncSync your data (notes, documents, bookmarks, etc.) across your different devices and to the cloud.
    ⚫︎ Chromecast SupportCast your content to a Chromecast connected device with RealPlayer.
    ⚫︎ AirPlay SupportRealPlayer can stream or share content to your Mac, Apple TV, or compatible smart TV.
    ⚫︎ Transitions EffectsRealPlayer allows you to apply transition effects between two different scenes/pages using pre-loaded or custom animated transitions.
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    Beamer

    • Mac

    Beamer streams video directly so it will be played natively on Apple TV and Chromecast. No glitches, clicks, pops or other shenanigans. The video looks just as good as it would on your desktop

    ⚫︎ AirPlay SupportBeamer can stream or share content to your Mac, Apple TV, or compatible smart TV.
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    VLC Streamer

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Chrome OS
    • iPad

    Sit anywhere in your house and watch movies or TV shows on your iPhone, iPod or iPad.

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    Squire

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    • Apple TV

    Squire is a media center to stream movies and shows from torrents or local files. It’s an always-running menu bar app. The brain where all the local video files or installed streams are processed and sent to the clients.

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    Mkchromecast

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Linux
    • Chromecast

    This is a program to cast audio and video from your macOS, or Linux desktop to your Google Cast devices or Sonos speakers. It is written in Python, and it streams via node.js, ffmpeg, or avconv.

    ⚫︎ Chromecast SupportCast your content to a Chromecast connected device with Mkchromecast.
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    Sofaplay

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac

    SofaPlay allows you to play media files directly from your Mac on the tv. It connects your Mac to your Smart TV and takes care of the streaming. Just drag any movie file onto SofaPlay and it will appear instantly on the big screen in front of you.

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