Kodi Alternatives for Linux

    There are many alternatives to Kodi for Linux if you are looking for a replacement. The best Linux alternative is Stremio, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 50 alternatives to Kodi and 19 are available for Linux so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Linux alternatives to Kodi are Emby (Freemium), Jellyfin (Free, Open Source), Koel (Free, Open Source) and Serviio (Freemium).

    This page was last updated Oct 4, 2021

    1. 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.
    2. - Rough Mac Picture in Picture Support (Floating Window, Above All Desktop and Fullscreen Applications) - Always On Top Window - Frameless Window - Multiple Streaming Services Support (JSON Configuration to add extra) - Set Startup Page (Any Service or Remember Last Opended...


      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Launchpad
      WebTV player, working on the Linux platform. It can be used to watch ADSL TV on the PC with ISPs or by other people to watch WebTV and Web Radio in many languages. The GUI is developed in GTK2+ and is using the VLC engine to display the channels.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Enna is a Media Center application. Featuring a simple user interface, Enna is based on the powerful Enlightenment Foundations Libraries (EFL) as for its graphical user interface and GeeXboX libraries as for multimedia playback and information retrieval.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer developed. Last version, v0.4.0, released in February 2010, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Freevo is an open source HTPC media centre software integrating PVR / DVR funtionality along with music, video, gaming, home automation and more. It is written in python and uses existing popular software such as mplayer, xine and vlc.

      Discontinued

      The project seems to be no longer maintained. Last stable version, 1.9.2 Beta, released in March 2011, can be still downloaded from GitHub.

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      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • MySQL Community Edition
      • Self-Hosted
      • PHP
      Self hosted 123Movies, GoMovies or YesMovies clone PHP Script online, You can host your own website in matter of minutes. Script support Tv Shows, Movies and News, You can auto upload content in movies and tv shows.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      SageTV is a PVR (personal video recorder) application for your PC.
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    3. OpenSource Web Media Server to browse and stream any video file format supported by ffmpeg with easy web interface for play on any platform with html5 browser, dnla or kodi plugin.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Kroozbox is a database to HTML gateway written in Java that can run under Windows or Linux.
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