The Free Software Media System (by jellyfin)

Jellyfin Alternatives

Similar projects and alternatives to Jellyfin
  • GitHub repo Emby

    Emby Server is a personal media server with apps on just about every device.

  • GitHub repo jellyfin-ffmpeg

    FFmpeg for Jellyfin

  • Scout

    Get performance insights in less than 4 minutes. Scout APM uses tracing logic that ties bottlenecks to source code so you know the exact line of code causing performance issues and can get back to building a great product faster.

  • GitHub repo jellyfin-plugin-webhook

  • GitHub repo Filestash

    🦄 A modern web client for SFTP, S3, FTP, WebDAV, Git, Minio, LDAP, CalDAV, CardDAV, Mysql, Backblaze, ...

  • GitHub repo silero-models

    Silero Models: pre-trained STT models and benchmarks made embarrassingly simple

  • GitHub repo jellyfin-web

    Web Client for Jellyfin

  • GitHub repo m4b-tool

    m4b-tool is a command line utility to merge, split and chapterize audiobook files such as mp3, ogg, flac, m4a or m4b

  • Uno Platform

    Pixel-Perfect Multi-Platform Applications with C# and XAML. Build single-codebase applications for Windows, Web, Linux, macOS, iOS and Android with open-source Uno Platform. Fluent and Material design included in-the-box. Try now via 3 min tutorial.

  • GitHub repo jellyfin-androidtv

    Android TV Client for Jellyfin

  • GitHub repo jellyfin-kodi

    Jellyfin Plugin for Kodi

  • GitHub repo TMDbLib

    C#.Net library for TheMovieDB.

  • GitHub repo jellyfin-roku

    Roku Client for Jellyfin

  • GitHub repo jellyfin-vue

    A modern web client for Jellyfin based on Vue.

  • GitHub repo 3D-Public-Transport-Simulator

    The 3D Public Transport Simulator is a Unity-based simulation, which uses OpenStreetMap data in order to support the simulation of worldwide locations. The development was part of a Bachelor thesis.

  • GitHub repo jellyfin-chromecast

    Chromecast Client for Jellyfin

  • GitHub repo Audiobooks.bundle

    My personal variation of macr0dev's Audiobook metadata agent for Plex (by seanap)

  • GitHub repo jellyfin-meta

    A repository to hold our roadmap, policies, and more.

  • GitHub repo async-vfs

    async vfs for rust

  • GitHub repo cloudy

    media indexing and streaming server

  • GitHub repo streamer-skill

  • GitHub repo youtube-skill

NOTE: The number of mentions on this list indicates mentions on common posts. Hence, a higher number means a better Jellyfin alternative or higher similarity.


Posts where Jellyfin has been mentioned. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects - the last one was on 2021-02-17.
  • NAS transcoding question
  • Jellyfin Removed a Bunch of Metadata | 2021-02-23
    Did you alter the collection in any way? This issue may be related.
  • 1070 Release Candidate 3 Is Now Out Were Getting | 2021-02-23
    Release notes can be found under the respective releases on the Github pages : | 2021-02-17
  • Jebus.. This is how you treat a brand new HDD from an Enterprise Level distributor?!
    Reject the Plex comrade, return to Jellyfin (Jellyfin would actually be more optimal to store porn than Plex)
  • Kodi 19.0 "Matrix" released | 2021-02-20
    Jellyfin is a good option too
  • What’s the most outdated piece of tech you refuse to get rid of to this day? | 2021-02-17
  • Best way to stream torrents to friends | 2021-02-17
    If Plex doesn't suit you there's also Emby and its open source fork, Jellyfin
  • Simple NAS? (Pieced together via old hardware)
    And have a small desktop computer (lenovo m92p tiny) i5-3470T , 8gb ram, ssd hdd with a linux distro on in (ubuntu 20.04lts core), on it, i have filerun to manage files ( jellyfin for video (i think it uses dlna), and things like pi-hole, grafana, cockpit (to see system status, and manage virtual machines), tvheadend, home-assistant, mosquitto
  • Metadata Question
    Have you tried Jellyfin? It's a plex like, and maybe someone have a plugin that searches IMDB for your data.
  • Audiobook file formats and tips for Plex?
  • Jellyfin + FFMPEG question. | 2021-02-11 (creates the .deb) and
  • Tech Support And Basic Questions Thread February | 2021-02-11
    I use JellyFin to make a kind of home style Netflix. It's handy because you can access it via android etc, but you can also access it via a web page on your local network. There's a demo of it running on that link.
  • I want to build a Plex server...where on earth do I start? | 2021-02-10
    Use Jellyfin so much better than Plex plus it's free and open sourced
  • Seeking assistance and/or advice on movie library UI/settings | 2021-02-09
    This is a bit of a non-answer, but check out Emby and Jellyfin and see if their UI appeals to you more.


Basic Jellyfin repo stats
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jellyfin/jellyfin is an open source project licensed under GNU General Public License v3.0 only which is an OSI approved license.