Plex organizes all of your video, music, and photo collections and streams them to all of your screens. See http://www.plex.tv for more details.
Enjoy unlimited use of the free version of this app, and unlock its full functionality with a Plex Pass subscription -OR- a small one-time in-app purchase (see below).
Free functionality • Unlimited playback of on-device video and photos. • Fling unlimited photos and videos from your Plex Media Server (available for free at https://plex.tv/downloads) and the Camera Roll on your phone or tablet to other supported Plex apps, such as Roku, Android TV, Fire TV, and Plex Home Theater (coming soon to Xbox One, Playstation, and other apps).
Limitations of the free app • Playing media from your Plex Media Server on the device running this app is limited (one minute for music and video, watermark on photos) until the app is unlocked. Unlock full functionality • Unlock unlimited streaming to your PC or tablet with a Plex Pass subscription that includes many other premium features (available at https://plex.tv/plexpass) -OR- a small one-time in-app purchase. Here’s a small taste of more things that Plex does to make your media experience awesome: • Plex makes your media beautiful with artwork, rich metadata, and related content. • Plex automatically converts your media on-the-fly to play on any device. • Easily share your media with friends and family. • Plex Pass feature: Sync media to your phone or tablet for offline viewing. • Plex Pass feature: Sync media to your favorite cloud provider including Google Drive, Dropbox, and Box, so you can stream media even when your server is offline. • Plex Pass feature: Online Trailers and Extras for the movies in your collection! • Mark online videos from sites like Vimeo and YouTube to be able to 'Watch Later' on your Plex apps. Getting up and running is easy, install the FREE Plex Media Server now (https://plex.tv/downloads)!
NOTE: PLEX FOR WINDOWS IS CURRENTLY NOT COMPATIBLE WITH GOOGLE CHROMECAST. YOU MUST HAVE A PLEX MEDIA SERVER (AVAILABLE FOR FREE AT https://plex.tv/downloads) INSTALLED AND RUNNING TO STREAM MEDIA TO THIS APP. SERVER VERSION 0.9.8.14 OR HIGHER IS REQUIRED. DRM-protected content (such as video from the iTunes store), ISO disc images, and VIDEO_TS folders are not supported. MKV containers, DTS audio, FLAC music, and subtitles are not supported for Direct Play, and will be transcoded. Connecting to a Plex Media Server on the local machine requires a loopback exemption due to Windows application sandboxing.
NEW - (Music) Native FLAC codec support on Windows 10 - (Video) Native HEVC codec support on Windows 10 - (Video) Enable Direct Play of avi/msmpeg4/wmav2 files
FIX - (Single Server) Selected server not always correctly restored at startup if server is app itself - (Single Server) "Searching for servers" indication would sometimes remain visible after signing in to Plex - (Sync) Library section filters/sorts/views not used for sync items - (Sync) Moving sync cache from a short path to a longer path would sometimes fail due to path character limit - (Sync) Crash on Manage Sync page on Windows 10 - (Home) Fix PIN entry focus issue on Windows 10 - A number of user-reported crashes
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FIX - Alternative server would not be selected when network was down - A number of user-reported crashes
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FIX - Crash on search page - Application sometimes hanged on first time run while discovering devices
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NEW - Support more view types when Synced filter is active
FIX - (OnePass) Don't prompt to activate when playing local content - (Play Queues) Stop prompting to replace the play queue when tapping a track to play - Regression on filters/sorts/views not persisting across app sessions - A number of user-reported crashes