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VLC Streamer Alternatives

VLC Streamer is described as 'Sit anywhere in your house and watch movies or TV shows on your iPhone, iPod or iPad' and is a Media Server in the video & movies category. There are more than 50 alternatives to VLC Streamer for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, iPhone and Android. The best alternative is Kodi, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like VLC Streamer are Stremio, Plex, Emby and Universal Media Server.

VLC Streamer alternatives are mainly Media Centers but may also be Media Servers or Media Players. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of VLC Streamer.
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  • 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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  1. Moovida icon

    Moovida

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Windows

    Moovida is transforming the way consumers experience digital entertainment media.

    Discontinued

    The official website is no longer available. Last version, 2.1.1, released in October 2011, can be still downloaded from Wayback Machine.

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  2. PseudoTV icon

    PseudoTV

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Apple TV
    • Roku
    • Kodi
    • Fire TV
    • Chromecast

    PseudoTV Live is channel-surfing for your media center. Never again will you have to actually pick what you want to watch. Use an Electronic Program Guide (EPG) to view what's on or select a show to watch.

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  3. Pith icon

    Pith

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Pith sits on a server or NAS. It scans your media for movies and tv shows and you access it through a modern web UI from your tablet, phone or PC. From there you can stream your media directly to any DLNA Media Renderer.

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  4. MythTV icon

    MythTV

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    MythTV is a free, open source media center and digital video recorder (DVR) distributed under the terms of the GNU GPL.

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  5. iStream icon

    iStream

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac

    Stream allows you to stream your media onto your big TV screen with no configuration at all! Just throw in some files and iStream will do the rest!

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  6. This app for navigating your large video collection. Add tags, performers, websites, sort/filter videos, create playlists and play them in the built-in player.

    Videos grid
  7. Wwidd icon

    Wwidd

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux

    Wwidd is a lightweight video library manager with powerful tagging and search.

    Discontinued

    Last release 2012, no action on the github since 2016.

    Search & tag editing
  8. Rygel icon

    Rygel

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Linux

    Rygel is a home media solution that allows you to easily share audio, video and pictures, and control of media player on your home network. In technical terms it is both a UPnP AV MediaServer and MediaRenderer implemented through a plug-in mechanism.

    Rygel media-server preferences dialog
  9. Easy-Data Mediacenter is a video and audio player with lots of tools. It is able to deliver bit perfect audio, and does not require any external codecs. It is able to run from a memorystick and does not require installation.

    The main player window
  10. uShare is a UPnP (TM) A/V & DLNA Media Server. It implements the server component that provides UPnP media devices with information on available multimedia files. uShare uses the built-in http server of libupnp to stream the files to clients.

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