New To Mac-Forums?

Welcome to our community! Join the discussion today by registering your FREE account. If you have any problems with the registration process, please contact us!

Get your questions answered by community gurus Advice and insight from world-class Apple enthusiasts Exclusive access to members-only contests, giveaways and deals

Join today!

 
Start a Discussion
 

Mac-Forums Brief

Subscribe to Mac-Forums Brief to receive special offers from Mac-Forums partners and sponsors

Join the conversation RSS
OS X - Apps and Games Discussion of applications and games available for Mac OS X.

MP3 Player Alternatives


Post Reply New Thread Subscribe

 
Thread Tools
r237305

 
Member Since: Apr 03, 2008
Posts: 1
r237305 is on a distinguished road

r237305 is offline
Hi all,

I have recently been converted to a MB from the MS treadmill. Overall, I am very happy. The one thing I cannot abide, however, is iTunes. I am not trying to start a flame war here. I am glad if you like it, but I am not impressed. What are the best Mac MP3 Player alternatives?

No Real Player please!

I really value open formats and DRM free the most. I was a big fan of MMJB 10 before Yahoo ruined it. Would love suggestions.
QUOTE Thanks
clint1986

 
clint1986's Avatar
 
Member Since: Mar 06, 2008
Location: Devon, United Kingdom
Posts: 129
clint1986 is on a distinguished road
Mac Specs: 17" eMac 1.42 GHz G4, Mac OS X 10.4 "Tiger"

clint1986 is offline
Take a look at this: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Compari...udio_players_2

That's a list of audio players by operating system. Check out those supported for Mac OS X.

This should help too: http://pure-mac.com/audio.html
QUOTE Thanks
Aptmunich

 
Aptmunich's Avatar
 
Member Since: Mar 09, 2004
Location: Munich
Posts: 9,075
Aptmunich has a brilliant futureAptmunich has a brilliant futureAptmunich has a brilliant futureAptmunich has a brilliant futureAptmunich has a brilliant futureAptmunich has a brilliant futureAptmunich has a brilliant futureAptmunich has a brilliant futureAptmunich has a brilliant futureAptmunich has a brilliant futureAptmunich has a brilliant future
Mac Specs: Aluminium Macbook 2.4 Ghz 4GB RAM, SSD 24" Samsung Display, iPhone 4, iPad 2

Aptmunich is offline
Songbird?
http://developer.songbirdnest.com/


I used to dislike iTunes as well and used EphPod on my Windows PC back in the day for a while instead...
But the more my music collection grew, the more I came to appreciate iTunes.

You can add open formats to it and there's no reason to mess with DRM in iTunes unless you choose to do so. There's a ton of scripts and plugins for it too.

Not trying to convince you either way, I just know from past experience that it can take a while to warm up to.
QUOTE Thanks

Post Reply New Thread Subscribe


« mail.app and sending email when not on home network | Interesting photoshop crash »
Thread Tools

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts
BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off
Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread
Thread Starter
Forum
Replies
Last Post
Creative MP3 Player CodeSamurai Music, Audio, and Podcasting 4 03-19-2007 08:44 PM
SANDISK mp3 player problems ctmffncyc Music, Audio, and Podcasting 0 01-14-2007 11:45 AM
Sony W800i as an MP3 player mig.gentry Schweb's Lounge 1 02-09-2006 05:11 AM
using my muvotx fm mp3 player BigBear Switcher Hangout 6 03-26-2005 08:55 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 01:36 AM.

Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
X

Welcome to Mac-Forums.com

Create your username to jump into the discussion!

New members like you have made this community the ultimate source for your Mac since 2003!


(4 digit year)

Already a member?