Plex features

Plex is packed with features designed to make your media experience easy and enjoyable.

  • Available on most devices

    Enjoy your videos, movies, TV shows, music and photos anytime, anywhere.

    Run Plex Media Server on your Windows, Mac or Linux computer and stream to your iOS, Android, Windows Phone 8 or Windows 8.1 device. Have multiple TVs in your house? No problem, Plex also works on Chromecast, Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Android TV, Xbox, PlayStation®, VIZIO, and many late-model smart TVs. Plex is even available on most network-attached storage devices.

  • Make your media beautiful

    Make your media beautiful

    Plex gives you one simple interface to organize all of your media: your movie and TV collection, your music library, and all of your photos and home videos. Plex enriches your media library by adding descriptions, plot summaries, posters, and album covers. Enjoy your media on every TV in the house or on any mobile device on the go.

  • Plex keeps track of your media

    Plex keeps track of your media

    Recently added content is presented front and center so you can instantly see what’s new. Plex also knows which movies and shows you’re watching, so you can easily pick up where you left off or play the next episode.

  • Share your media with friends and family

    Manage what’s being watched on Plex

    Control the media that your friends and family can access, both in and out of the home. Plex Home allows you to create customized, managed accounts, and restrict content those users can access. Restrict based on content ratings, or share specific items. Buy one Plex Pass for your home and share benefits like free apps.

  • Your music’s new home

    High quality SSL certificates for all media servers

    We’ve teamed up with DigiCert to provide high quality SSL certificates for your media servers, at no cost to you. Your media server will be able to securely communicate with your devices with top-grade encryption, it’s like having your own secret service escort protecting your data end-to-end, preventing hacks, attacks, and snooping.

  • Your music’s new home

    Your music’s new home

    Music on Plex is accessible everywhere and beautifully presented. With support for nearly all audio formats, all of your music gets airtime. Once setup, you can hear (and even watch!) your music anywhere, on anything, and even share access to your music libraries with your friends. Recent improvements include Vevo music videos and Gracenote functionality that improves the metadata of your music library.

  • Playlists, for endless entertainment

    Playlists, for endless entertainment

    Create customized music or video playlists to fit any occasion, based on mood, genre, collection, and more. You can even import existing iTunes playlists, ratings, track counts, and other details! Playlists are currently available on most platforms, but we’re working hard to bring them to all as quickly as possible.

  • Automatically upload your photos

    Automatically upload your photos

    Now, photos from your phone or tablet can be wirelessly synced to Plex automatically thanks to Camera Upload. It’s a new Plex Pass feature that makes sharing special snaps with family and friends easy, lets you stream photos to different screens, and allows you to free up space on your mobile device.

  • Your big screen’s best friend

    Your big screen’s best friend

    Plex liberates you from single-screen viewing. With Plex Companion, you can fling great content from your phone to your TV. Keep watching that movie on your tablet when you head to bed. Pause an episode when the phone rings, skip a track you’ve heard too many times or just find out more about what you’re watching with the world’s best remote control.

  • Queue videos and music for continuous playback

    Movie trailers, interviews, and other extras

    Automatically get access to high quality online trailers and extras for the movies you have in your Plex library. Also, our new Cinema Trailers feature lets you start off your movie with a few trailers for movies from your library or from new and upcoming releases. Don’t worry, if you already have extras in your library, Plex will make those look great as well.

  • Share your media with friends and family

    Share your media with friends and family

    Effortlessly share media among friends, so you can all discover and enjoy even more content together. Exchange precious memories with distant family members by sharing your vacation photos and home videos. Now, you can also see what your friends are streaming from your collection as everyone gets their own view into your library.

  • Your media is reachable, even when you’re not

    Your media is reachable, even when you’re not

    Cruising at 30,000 feet, sailing across the Atlantic, or just taking the subway to work - even when you’re offline, Mobile Sync has you covered. Simply tell Plex what you want to take with you on your phone or tablet and we’ll take care of the rest, keeping your content up to date and presenting it with the same beautiful interface. Mobile Sync is available exclusively to our Plex Pass subscribers.

  • Stream directly from the cloud

    Stream directly from the cloud

    Cloud Sync automatically optimizes the media you choose and uploads it to places like Dropbox, Google Drive, Bitcasa and Box. It’s like having a media server that’s always on. Cloud Sync is available exclusively to our Plex Pass subscribers.

  • Access your favorite online content

    Access your favorite online content

    Plex Channels provide access to numerous sources of online content, like TED Talks, Vimeo, Revision 3, and more. No matter what your interests are, you’ll be able to find something great to watch or recommend to your friends, all presented in Plex’s gorgeous interface.

  • Save it now, watch it later

    Save it now, watch it later

    Easily save online videos from your favorite sites to watch later, even on the big screen. Or share the experience by recommending videos to a friend.

  • World class DLNA support built right in

    World class DLNA support built right in

    Plex makes your media beautiful on thousands of DLNA certified devices like the PS3, Xbox 360, and WDTV Live devices without the need to install dedicated apps. Harness the power of the most sophisticated DLNA server available to effortlessly stream nearly any format to your device, right out of the box.

It's easy and quick to get started by downloading the Plex Media Server!

Download Plex Media Server

Plex Pass

Everything you need to experience the best of Plex. Your subscription gives you exclusive premium features and early access to new ones.

  • Gracenote Music Magic

    Automatic Plex Mix playlists based on similar tracks, sonic fingerprinting for improved album matching, and tons of premium music metadata.

  • Vevo Music Videos

    Your music is matched with Vevo’s catalog of over 140,000 HD music videos and automatically made available for you to stream without interruption.

  • Mobile Sync

    Bring your media with you on your Android, iOS, Windows 8.1 or Windows Phone 8 device and enjoy it offline.

  • Plex Home

    Create customized, managed accounts, and restrict content those users can access.

  • Cloud Sync

    Sync content from your Plex Media Server to supported cloud storage providers—and enjoy it anywhere you have an internet connection!

  • Camera Upload

    Wirelessly sync your phone or tablet photos automatically.

  • Trailers & Extras

    Automatically gathers high quality movie trailers, interviews, and extras for movies in your library.

  • Early Access

    Be the first to get new apps, free of charge. Currently available for Xbox, Playstation, and Vizio Smart TVs.

  • Free Apps

    Enjoy an app on us with free access to many of our wonderful apps.

  • Gracenote Music Magic

    Automatic Plex Mix playlists based on similar tracks, sonic fingerprinting for improved album matching, and tons of premium music metadata.

  • Vevo Music Videos

    Your music is matched with Vevo’s catalog of over 140,000 HD music videos and automatically made available for you to stream without interruption.

  • Mobile Sync

    Bring your media with you on your Android, iOS, Windows 8.1 or Windows Phone 8 device and enjoy it offline.

  • Plex Home

    Create customized, managed accounts, and restrict content those users can access.

  • Cloud Sync

    Sync content from your Plex Media Server to supported cloud storage providers—and enjoy it anywhere you have an internet connection!

  • Camera Upload

    Wirelessly sync your phone or tablet photos automatically.

  • Trailers & Extras

    Automatically gathers high quality movie trailers, interviews, and extras for movies in your library.

  • Early Access

    Be the first to get new apps, free of charge. Currently available for Xbox, Playstation, and Vizio Smart TVs.

  • Free Apps

    Enjoy an app on us with free access to many of our wonderful apps.

Choose a subscription plan and start enjoying the best of Plex

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