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    Winamp Alternatives for Mac

    Winamp is not available for Mac but there are plenty of alternatives that runs on macOS with similar functionality. The best Mac alternative is foobar2000, 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 Mac so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Mac alternatives to Winamp are Clementine (Free, Open Source), MPV (Free, Open Source), Strawberry (Free, Open Source) and DeaDBeeF (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated May 10, 2022
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    1. foobar2000 is an advanced multi-platform freeware audio player.
      foobar2000 vs Winamp opinions
      Most users think foobar2000 is a great alternative to Winamp.
      Flexible, very customize.
      Positive comment almost 2 years ago

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      InsaneFromEarth Not discontinued, so yea...
      Positive comment almost 6 years ago

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    2. Clementine is a cross-platform free and open source music player and library organizer. It is a port of Amarok 1.
      Clementine vs Winamp opinions
      Most users think Clementine is a great alternative to Winamp.
      The last.fm tagging is awfull
      Negative comment over 4 years ago

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      alego4710 Clementine has Last.Fm integration, better visual aesthetics (in my opinion,) song fingerprinting for tag finding, and it's cross platform.
      Positive comment about 4 years ago

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    3. 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.
      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.
      MPV is a movie player. Movie players are not dedicated, library-based music players.
      Negative comment about 4 years ago

      10
      Movie players are not good, library based music players.
      Negative comment almost 3 years ago

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    4. Strawberry is a music player and music collection organizer. It is a fork of Clementine released in 2018 aimed at music collectors and audiophiles. The name is inspired by the band Strawbs. It's written in C++ using the Qt framework.
      Strawberry vs Winamp opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      shosseinib it supports music collection. scrobbles to last.fm and other services. Load lyrics from various sources and have an active development team.
      Positive comment about 2 years ago

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    5. DeaDBeeF is a lightweight graphical music player created for easy playback of music and management of playlists. It supports major audio codecs and tags, global hotkeys, gapless playback, streaming audio, command line control, and has an 18-band equalizer.
      DeaDBeeF vs Winamp opinions
      Most users think DeaDBeeF is a great alternative to Winamp.
      Hot / shortcut keys. EQ. :)
      Positive comment over 4 years ago

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    6. Quod Libet is a Gapless GTK+-based audio player written in Python. Its designed around the idea that you know how to organize your music better than we do. It lets you make playlists based on regular expressions (dont worry, regular searches work too).
      Quod Libet vs Winamp opinions
      pros, cons and recent comments
      The best, most full featured media library compared to Winamp. The views are different, but maybe the only other media player that has the same library functionality.
      Positive comment over 2 years ago

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    7. 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.

      Bundleware

      The installer contains additional bloatware that can hijack your browser's settings. Be careful during the installation: Forum

      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. It just sounds better! The beauty is in its simplicity, yet behind the minimal exterior lies a powerful music player with a ton of features & support for all audio formats you should ever need.
      Some users think Vox Music Player is a great alternative to Winamp, some don't.
    9. Miro (formerly Democracy Player) is a free and open source internet TV application, media library, and video player.

      Discontinued

      No updates since 2013. Youtube intergration broken because of no updates since youtube API changed. See changelog: http://ftp.osuosl.org/pub/pculture.org/Miro/

      This alternative is disputed. Miro is still a legitimate alternative to Winamp, but it might have issues that some users think are important.
    10. Tomahawk gives you to access to all of your favorite music in one powerful media player.

      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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