Under the abbreviation of OSMC, short for Open Source Media Center, we can make use of a media center based on Linux that allows us to play multimedia files stored on our hard drive, on a local network or on the Internet.
A very simple and easy-to-use Kodi alternative
The fact that it's based on Linux might put some users off but the truth is that this software stands out for its simplicity and anyone with minimum PC usage knowledge can get around with it.
These are some of its key features that have made this program so popular and highly demanded in its field:
- How easy and simple it is to use, as we mentioned above.
- Free and open-source, therefore, it's easy to find third-party extensions and add-ons that improve and expand its functions.
- Its own application store.
- Possibility to play almost anything.
- Access from different devices.
Thanks to OSMC, you can manage your entire multimedia collection: movies, holiday videos, music, photos... you can also connect to online repositories, which can allow you to tune into TV channels through lists that make use of the IPTV protocol.