Plex

Plex
$4.99
261 reviews
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Publisher

Plex

Download size

5 MB

Last updated

7/29/2014

Version

1.6.4.1

Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8

App requires

  • contacts
  • music library
  • photos library
  • media playback
  • data services
  • push notification service
  • SD card
  • movement and directional sensor
  • web browser component
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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Plex organizes all of your personal media, wherever you keep it, so you can access and enjoy it on any screen. With Plex, you can easily stream your videos, music, photos and home movies to your Windows Phone from your home computers running Plex Media Server (available for free at https://plex.tv/downloads). 

- Plex makes your media beautiful with rich descriptions, artwork, and other metadata.
- Plex automatically converts your media on-the-fly to play on any device.
- Easily share your media with friends and family.
- Browse your media on any Plex-enabled device and fling it to any screen. 
- Control your big screen experience from any phone or tablet.
- Access a wide range of online channels such as TED, Revision3, and TWiT.
- Queue online videos from sites like Vimeo and YouTube and watch them later on any device.

With Plex, your media universe is constantly expanding.  Getting up and running is easy, so start now!

NOTE: PLEX FOR WINDOWS PHONE 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 LOCAL MEDIA. 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.
CHANGES IN 1.6.4.0:

NEW
- Support global search

FIX
- Unresponsive app after playing synced videos
- Rare cases where images could flicker
- Update Sqlite

CHANGES IN 1.6.4.1:

FIX
- Issues playing synced music
- Strip access tokens from log files
- Calculate free space for sync correctly when no content has been synced
- Make sure server is signed in before allowing items to be synced.
- A number of user-reported crashes
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Reviews

  • by Michael 7/30/2014
    Awesome!!!! Application. I have three phone OS's, iOS and Android, but works/looks the best on a Windows Phone 8
  • by Marcus 7/29/2014
    Awesome, can finally access all my music in the cloud since Microsoft can't seen to get their **** together.
  • by Steven 7/28/2014
    Nice app and service. Works well on my Win8.1 PC, Nokia Icon, and my Samsung TV. Great job!
  • by Michael 7/27/2014
    Just needs a 'play' button like in the web interface for photos.
  • by Victor 7/27/2014
    Fabulous! I have over 1,300 movies and 4,000 songs on my server. Thanks to Plex on my NL920 and Surface RT I have them with me wherever I go. Plex is amazing. Keep up the good work.
  • by stephen 7/26/2014
    My #1
  • by User 7/25/2014
    Thanks for the global search, but why not implement the search function while browsing my library as well?
  • by Ikechukwu 7/25/2014
    Cool but can't play all songs or queue or play by artist from phone
  • by Garrett 7/25/2014
    4/5. Plex Sync made me SO happy, i bought a PlexPass! Excellent for video! Streaming & offline sync works great to play an album, but would love to be able to shuffle all songs!
  • by Ageel 7/25/2014
    Great app, but how can I install it on my windows 8.1 PC? as it's compatible with both but I can't see it on my PC :( I only see the paid app (not in Nokia Collection)