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VidOn Server Alternatives

VidOn Server is described as 'Smartly manage all your multimedia resources and automatically transcode videos for your Phone, Pad, etc' and is a Media Center in the video & movies category. There are more than 25 alternatives to VidOn Server for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, iPhone, iPad and Apple TV. The best alternative is Kodi, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like VidOn Server are Plex, Emby, Splash and Infuse.

VidOn Server alternatives are mainly Media Centers 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 VidOn Server.
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  • FreeProprietary
  • Windows

Smartly manage all your multimedia resources and automatically transcode videos for your Phone, Pad, etc.

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  1. Kodi, formerly XBMC, is a free and open source media player and entertainment center for Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, XBox, and iOS.

    ⚫︎ AirPlay SupportKodi can stream or share content to your Mac, Apple TV, or compatible smart TV.
    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsKodi can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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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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    Emby

    • FreemiumProprietary
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • BSD
    • Windows Phone
    • iPad
    • Self-Hosted
    • Apple TV
    • Kindle Fire
    • Cloudron
    • Playstation
    • Xbox

    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.

    ⚫︎ Kids ModeEmby allows you to create and manage your kids' profiles in order to protect them.
    ⚫︎ Chromecast SupportCast your content to a Chromecast connected device with Emby.
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  4. The only player you will ever need. Stunning video quality thanks to advanced engine. Video conversion optimized for social media. Innovative and fully customizable user interface. In one word - Splash.

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    Discontinued

    dead after 3 years of no updates!

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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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  6. OSMC (Open Source Media Center) is a free and open source media player based on Linux and founded in 2014 that lets you play back media from your local network, attached storage and the Internet.

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  7. JRiver Media Center is a multimedia application that allows the user to play and organize various types of media on a computer.

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    MediaPortal

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    MediaPortal transforms your PC into a complete media solution. It runs on basic hardware, connects directly to your TV and displays your TV Series, Movies, Photos and Music in a much more dynamic way.

    ⚫︎ Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsMediaPortal can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    Android TV

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android

    Android TV is a Operating System made for the TV which has a custom launcher and custom apps to make it easier to navigate on the television.

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  10. Use your Mac as optimal media center!.

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