WatchParty Alternatives

    WatchParty is described as 'Watch videos together with friends. Chat and react in real time to a synchronized stream, with multiple ways of watching video, including screenshare, VM, and YouTube' and is an website in the Social & Communications category. There are more than 10 alternatives to WatchParty, not only websites but also apps for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Windows, Linux and Chrome OS. The best alternative is Metastream, which is both free and Open Source. Other great sites and apps similar to WatchParty are StreamParty (Freemium), Watch2Gether (Freemium), Hyperbeam (Freemium) and CyTube (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Apr 17, 2021

    1. Metastream allows you to watch internet videos with friends. It synchronizes media on websites so you can watch together. Watch or listen together: Start a session and invite your friends by sharing your friend code with them.
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    2. StreamParty is a community, that allows you to watch video streams in sync with your friends all across the world, on multiple services, right on their website.
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    3. Watch2Gether lets groups of users watch videos in-sync together. At the same time users can communicate through a build-in chat-room and use web cam and audio chat. Available media sources are Youtube, Vimeo, Dailymotion and Soundcloud.
    4. Enjoy movie night online with your long-distance partner, start a watch party with good buddies, or hang out and binge anime with your best friend. Hyperbeam helps you stay close, even when you’re apart.
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    5. CyTube is a web application providing media synchronization, chat, and more for an arbitrary number of channels. The serverside is written in JavaScript and runs on Node.JS.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      Virtual watch parties on mobile and desktop.
    6. Invited.tv is a online video streaming service that allows friends to host watch parties using virtual browsers. Invited allows users to take turns controlling the virtual browser to easily browse and surf the web.
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    7. Streams a web browser in a virtual machine so you can watch stuff with your friends online without needing a powerful computer or fast upload speed. No extensions or downloads needed.
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    8. Host movie nights, listen to music or search the web. Bearcat has a chat, customization, different viewing modes, and you can give control to other users. Public rooms are completely free and all you have to do is make an account.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      • Chrome OS
      • Software as a Service (SaaS)
      Watch together with friends! Popitalk is exactly what you need with your friends to watch together. We believe in making texting more fun and enjoyable.
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