RequirementsMac OS X 10.9 or later
Date addedApr 19, 2018
Plex Media Player for Mac is a program for Home Theater PCs (HTPCs) connected to big screen TVs. Your collection of videos, songs, and pictures never looked so good! From PCs to Raspberry Pis to Mac Minis, Plex Media Player is easily the most powerful, sophisticated approach to play media in your house theater. Easy and intuitive controls provide you the wildest, most theater-like seeing experience. Power users and networking junkies rejoice! Even the Plex Media Player app was made from the ground up to be fast, powerful, stable, and to bring you nearer to your own networking than ever before.
Plex Media Player for macOS has powerful live search capabilities that allow you to quickly realize that film, show, or song you're looking for. Plex also provides useful suggestions whenever you don't really know what you want. Plex Media Player provides you both a gorgeous HTPC experience along with a slick desktop media player encounter. Whether you're home or away, you can easily play any document type with the world's most powerful playback engine. It's the ultimate media player!
Plex Media Player for Mac Key Features:
Support for all file types (well, virtually all), including hi-fi music and video formats.
Stream all of your media to all your devices, anytime, anywhere, with the same beautiful experience on all of them. (iOS, Android, and Windows apps require a one-time unlock fee for full playback if you do not have a Plex Pass.)
Organize all of your media–videos, photos, and music–and make it beautiful with artwork and info like plot summaries, bios, and more.
Privacy and Security
Enjoy your media while away from home, knowing your connection is securely encrypted.
Effortlessly share libraries among friends to all discover and enjoy even more content together.
Recommendations and Discovery
Enjoy beautifully organized libraries that help you find and re-discover great gems in your collection.
Get online content from various sources, like TED Talks, NPR, Spike, Comedy Central, and Soundcloud, right in Plex.
Use the Plex app on your phone or tablet to control any Plex player.
Create optimized versions of your media for seamless streaming on whichever device you choose.
Save online videos to watch later or recommend videos to a friend.
Plex Cloud - Premium
Plex Cloud with Google Drive, Dropbox or Microsoft OneDrive is the simplest way to run Plex, without the need for an always-on PC or network-attached storage device (NAS).
Plex DVR - Premium
Record your favorite free HDTV digital broadcast channels right to your Plex Media Server—-including local news and sports—-then watch anywhere in the world! DVR recordings can be watched on any Plex-enabled device.
Cloud Sync - Premium
Sync content from your library to supported cloud storage providers to enjoy even if your server is offline.
Lyrics - Premium
See timed lyrics to your favorite songs when available.
Mood Mix - Premium
Find tracks in your collection based on mood to help you wake up, wind down, and everything in between.
Plex Mix - Premium
Kick off playback of similar tracks from your collection at any time — it’s like your own personal radio station.
Premium Music - Premium
Enjoy lyrics, automatic Plex Mix and Mood Mix playlists based on mood or similar tracks, and premium metadata matching for high quality art, album reviews, artist bios and more!
Multiple Users - Premium
Create customized, managed accounts, and make user switching fast and easy with Plex Home.
Parental Controls - Premium
Enable parental controls to keep the kids away from inappropriate content.
Trailers and Extras - Premium
Automatically see high quality movie trailers, cast interviews, and other extras for movies in your library.
Also Available: Download Plex Media Player for Windows
- (Movies) Improve matching with filenames containing recent things like "UHD"
- (Photos) New "Folder" sort type for photo libraries - will sort by name but keep folders and photo items separate
- (Playback) Don't select teletext streams as subtitles automatically
- (Web) Updated to 3.39.5
- Season premieres show up in On Deck even when they're outside the window
- (Library) Library scans subsequent to first would not attempt to match unmatched items
- (Photos) Filters with greater-than or less-than filters would not work properly on some libraries
- (Photos) The "Name" sort for photo libraries was returning the incorrect parameters
- (Type First) Fix TV Shows library hub ordering
- (Windows) Files could fail to be deleted due to child processes inheriting duplicate handles
- The server could become unresponsive in certain complex scenarios