Alternatives to Kodi for Android with any license

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  • Plex icon

    Plex

    Plex bridges the gap between your computer and your home theater, doing so with a visually appealing user interface that provides instant access to your media. Plex can...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Chrome OS Windows RT Android Tablet ... Windows Phone iPad Apple TV Kindle Fire Roku

    • As already mentioned, a streaming platform isn't an alternative to a media player. Guest • Aug 2017 • 6 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Plex is a server program, kodi is a media program for end users. Where they can overlap in use, they are not the same kind of program. Guest • Mar 2017 • 10 agrees and 6 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • It's probably the best alternative in terms of support and features but damn this program is frustrating to use and resource intensive on your system. ExquisiteDisasterJan 2017 • 7 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Kodi is a media client. Plex is a media server. Guest • 6 days ago Disagree   Agree
    • I'm a PC Dummy and i had to install it on my Fire TV 3 times before i realized it wasn't going to work anyway. I was able to install Kodi 17.1 plus Exodus though and after adding Phoenix,Droid Buddy,ES Explorer and a couple other Addons,i think i have enough to last a lifetime. patchho7Apr 2017 • 1 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Not as many options as Kodi, and somewhat harder to manage but it's still a decent program if for whatever reason you can't use Kodi. EricaPJan 2017 • 2 agrees and 4 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Resource heavy. Lacks customization. Difficult to manage transcoding options. Guest • Nov 2016 • 6 agrees and 8 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Butter Project icon

    Butter Project

    Butter allows any user to easily watch movies through torrent streaming, without any prerequisites. Skip the downloads with Butter! The perfect container to plug in...

    Free Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android

    • Discontinued In heavy development. No releases yet.
    • It offers p2p streams as opposed to scrappers and does a very good job. lets you change the player to open the stream VLC or wvwn Kodi. Guest • Feb 2017 • 4 agrees and 5 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Emby icon

    Emby

    Emby, formerly Media Browser, is a media aggregator plugin for Media Center that takes your recorded, digital, or ripped media and presents it in a simple, easy to use...

    Freemium Open Source Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone BSD Windows Phone iPad ... Self-Hosted Apple TV Kindle Fire Playstation Roku Xbox

    • Like Plex, Emby is a server/player hybrid. Allowing you to manage users with unique watch histories and transcoding for any device. The player is robust, covering Windows, iOS, Android, Windows Phone amongst others, along with the most robust web player on the market. Guest • Aug 2015 • 5 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Stremio icon

    Stremio

    Media center allowing to watch movies, series, YouTube channels instantly. You can watch in HD, with subtitles, and easily cast any file to TV through DLNA, Chromecast...

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux Android iPhone Android Tablet

    • I s one the best alternative software, 1- is free, 2- give choice to watch a TV show or movie, 3- the quality of content range from media to high and 4- the speed is quite good, the only small issue with this soft, is adaptability to remote control, and l think that they can correct soon.. Guest • Feb 2016 • 2 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Super easy and fast to use. Excelent! The best! Guest • Apr 2017 Disagree   Agree
  • TerrariumTV icon

    TerrariumTV

    Terrarium TV is an Android app which allows you to watch, stream and download almost any HD TV shows and movies in 1080p on your Android devices for free!.

    Free Android Android Tablet Kindle Fire Fire TV Chromecast

    • its faster as kodi, and easy to find 1080p movies Guest • Sep 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • It is a very good stand alone platform for movies and tv shows. It has nice interface, subtitles etc. It doesn't have live tv. RakunSep 2017 Disagree   Agree
  • Semper Media Center icon

    Semper Media Center

    Semper Media Center (SPMC in short) is a Android-minded fork of Kodi, by the former Kodi android maintainer, Koying.

    Free Open Source Android

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    • Kodi crashes or stalls to often. Hardly ever have an issue with SPMC and use this on all my devices Guest • Mar 2017 Disagree   Agree
    • Essentially it is the same beast as Kodi but a good alternative when Kodi isn't working great this may have some different code that works more tidily. Guest • May 2016 • 1 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Playon icon

    Playon

    PlayOn is both browser and media server for your Windows PC which lets you magically stream your favorite shows, movies, even your personal media from your PC to your...

    Commercial Windows Android iPhone Blackberry Android Tablet iPad Blackberry 10

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  • Google Home icon

    Google Home

    Set up, manage, and control your Chromecast, Chromecast Audio and Google Home devices.

    Free Windows Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet iPad Chrome

    • Kodi is a media center. This isn't. It controls devices that content streamed from kodi can't be played on. There's a big difference. Guest • Feb 2017 • 8 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Google Home is new, but it's a great app! Guest • Apr 2017 • 1 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Archos Video Player icon

    Archos Video Player

    The critically acclaimed Archos Video Player app offers an uncompromised video experience on tablets, phones and AndroidTV devices.

    Freemium Android

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    SelectTV

    SelectTV is an aggregated SmartGuide for online media, bringing entertainment content from hundreds of free and paid sources together for consumers to browse, manage...

    Commercial Windows Web Android iPhone Chrome OS Windows RT Android Tablet iPad ... Chromecast

    No features added Add a feature
  • Plex Cloud icon

    Plex Cloud

    The simplest way to run Plex. Enjoy peace of mind, all your media with no limits, and it won't break the bank. Cloud perfection!.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web Android iPhone Windows RT Android Tablet ... Windows Phone iPad Apple TV Kindle Fire Amazon Cloud Drive