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Winamp Alternatives for Android

There are many alternatives to Winamp for Android if you are looking for a replacement. The best Android alternative is AIMP, which is free. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Winamp and loads of them are available for Android so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Android alternatives to Winamp are foobar2000, MPV, MediaMonkey and Poweramp.

Winamp alternatives are mainly Audio Players but may also be Media Players or Internet Radio Services. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of Winamp.
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  1. AIMP icon

    AIMP

    • Windows
    • Android
    • PortableApps.com
    280 alternatives to AIMP 

    AIMP is powerful free audio player for Windows OS that supports for local files, NAS, clouds, and podcasts. Additionally, it includes powerful tools to operate with audio files.

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    1.  LightweightAIMP consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Support for ThemesYou can use themes and templates to change the look and feel of AIMP.
    3.  PortableAIMP can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    4.  Dark ModeAIMP supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    5.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsAIMP can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    6.  Collaborative PlaylistsMake any playlist collaborative to let your friends add, remove, and reorder videos and tracks.
    7.  Batch EditingAIMP allows you to select multiple items (tasks, files, images etc) and edit their properties all at once.
    8.  Support for VST PluginsAIMP support third-party Virtual Studio Technology (VST) plugins.
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    AIMP vs Winamp opinions
    Almost everyone thinks AIMP is a great alternative to Winamp.
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    Killy

    AIMP is a spiritual successor of Winamp, with similar UI, but with modern features, full Unicode support, CUE files support etc.

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    Guest

    Lots of powerful features. This player can do it all. Crossfade, change the speed, change the pitch, stream radio, analyze BPM of tracks, convert, edit one playlist while you listen to another, the possibilities are endless.

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    DevGrx

    Modern alternative to Winamp.

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    Guest

    sound quality is the best, many plugins and skins, covers every sound format.

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    Guest

    Absolute best player and music manager. It loads fast and is feature-packed but never too overwhelming.

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    Guest

    free, customizable and always up-to-date

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    Guest

    AIMP it's like Winamp, but not abandoned and more powerful.

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  2. foobar2000 icon

    foobar2000

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    167 alternatives to foobar2000 

    foobar2000 is an advanced multi-platform freeware audio player.

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    1.  Lightweightfoobar2000 consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Extensible by Plugins/Extensionsfoobar2000 can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
    3.  Dark Modefoobar2000 supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
    4.  Portablefoobar2000 can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
    5.  Support for ThemesYou can use themes and templates to change the look and feel of foobar2000.
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    Customized with the Columns UI plugin.
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    foobar2000 vs Winamp opinions
    Most users think foobar2000 is a great alternative to Winamp.
    InsaneFromEarth

    Not discontinued, so yea...

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    Guest

    Flexible, very customize.

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  3. MPV icon

    MPV

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    • BSD
    • Xfce
    89 alternatives to MPV 

    MPV is an audio and movie player based on MPlayer and mplayer2. It supports a wide variety of video file formats, audio and video codecs, and subtitle types.

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    1.  LightweightMPV consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Command line interfaceMPV either have CLI support or is a CLI-only app.
    3.  Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsMPV can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
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    MPV vs Winamp opinions
    This alternative is disputed. MPV is still a legitimate alternative to Winamp, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
    Guest

    MPV is a movie player. Movie players are not dedicated, library-based music players.

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    Guest

    Movie players are not good, library based music players.

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  4. MediaMonkey icon

    MediaMonkey

    • Windows
    • Android
    • Windows S
    108 alternatives to MediaMonkey 

    MediaMonkey is a music player and a music library manager with support for 50,000+ files and many features for organizing, tagging, converting and burning your music. It also has advanced podcasting and syncing features.

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    MediaMonkey vs Winamp opinions
    Most users think MediaMonkey is a great alternative to Winamp.
  5. Poweramp icon

    Poweramp

    • Android
    • Android Tablet
    • HUAWEI AppGallery
    109 alternatives to Poweramp 

    Poweramp v3 is a major update focused on the new Audio engine, UI, and navigation.

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  6. BlackHole Music Player icon

    BlackHole Music Player

    • Android
    • F-Droid
    286 alternatives to BlackHole Music Player 

    A music player app made with Flutter.

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    1.  Ad-freeBlackHole Music Player doesn't contain any form of external advertising.
    2.  LightweightBlackHole Music Player consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    3.  No registration requiredYou can use most of the features in BlackHole Music Player without registration.
    4.  Privacy focusedBlackHole Music Player is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
    5.  Dark ModeBlackHole Music Player supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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  7. GOM Player icon

    GOM Player

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad
    133 alternatives to GOM Player 

    GOM Player is a freeware media player. Key strengths are the ability to play the majority of media files without the need to obtain a codec, and the ability to play some broken media files, both advantages over traditional players, like Windows Media Player.

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    1.  LightweightGOM Player consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    Bundleware

    The installer contains additional bloatware that can hijack your browser's settings. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/

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    GOM Player vs Winamp opinions
    This alternative is disputed. GOM Player is still a legitimate alternative to Winamp, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
  8. Vinyl Music Player icon

    Vinyl Music Player

    58 alternatives to Vinyl Music Player 

    A fork of Phonograph Music Player that "makes all Pro features free, as they used to be". It has a material design that's easy on the eyes, and it's easy to use, customizable (multiple themes), has folder browsing, a sleep timer and tag editor.

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    1.  LightweightVinyl Music Player consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  PortableVinyl Music Player can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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  9. Tomahawk icon

    Tomahawk

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • Android
    85 alternatives to Tomahawk 

    Tomahawk gives you to access to all of your favorite music in one powerful media player. Seamlessly jump from playing a song off your local machine, to one streaming from your other machines, to a recommendation from Spotify, to a pre-release on SoundCloud to your favorite...

    Discontinued

    The project is no longer maintained. Last version, 0.8.4, released in April 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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  10. Metro - A music player for Android icon

    Metro - A music player for Android

    • Android
    • F-Droid
    68 alternatives to Metro - A music player for Android 

    Best material design music player for Android. Metro is a fork of Retro Music with Google Play API removed and all pro features unlocked.

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    1.  Dark ModeMetro - A music player for Android supports dark mode for comfortable usage in low light conditions.
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