Plex has entirely overhauled its media streaming software for existing room PCs. Rebuilt from the ground up, the latest Plex Media Player reinstates Plex Home Theater and delivers a host of fresh characteristics.
Formerly based on XMBC/Kodi, the software's newest manifestation has switched to the open-basis MPV, and currently contains 4K support, best-in-class MPV engine for playback, hold up for multi-channel music tracks, a inhabitant Raspberry Pi 2 port, and mouse support. The refresh too comes with a efficient latest interface that's suggestive of Plex's apps for Xbox, Play Station, and smart TVs.
While these are greeting embellishments, it's not every fine news. A number of features from Plex Home Theater are presently omitted from the latest software. Plex is still operational to comprise search, TV theme music, video playlists, and Cloud Sync from the likes of .
For anybody who can't exist without that functionality for the instance being, Plex Home Theater is still available. Plex Media Player enables music, video and photos stored on a PC or system storage device to be streamed over Wi-Fi to other devices.