JRiver Overview

Welcome to JRiver Media Center, the most comprehensive and seamless software available for managing and playing your media. Its scope includes almost all formats of audio, video, and images. Media Center can also record television and manage documents.

And if you're looking for the best audio player or the best video player, you've found it. You can configure Media Center to focus solely on your needs.

So download MC now, settle in, and let the magic begin.

Audio, Video, Images, & Television

It's the most comprehensive media player software available. Play your media wherever you are.

JRiver Media Center is

More than a world class player.

A Media Network, a whole house music, movie, TV, and photo solution.

The leader in audiophile quality sound.

The fastest and most most powerful media database available; an essential management tool for large collections.

An endless source of satisfaction for tweakers and developers.

Media Center plays

More file formats than any other player.

Connected media from Last.fm, Netflix, Hulu, and Youtube. And it sends to Flickr, Facebook, and Twitter.

With more cell phones, MP3 players, DLNA and other devices than any other player.

And it powers the Home Theater PC that will entertain your family. MC can even play audio and video in different zones.


MC can record TV in high definition, providing an alternative to cable TV. It has a Theater View interface, controllable by a Media Center Remote, an iPad, iPhone, Android, a Windows netbook or Touchscreen. MC is a DirectShow player, so it can play almost anything. DirectShow setup is automatic with JRiver's Red October.

Obsessive taggers will be delighted with cover art and metadata options. And MC backs up your work so you can sleep at night.

A World Class Forum

Visit Interact, our friendly community forum, where you can learn from thousands of other users, or share your knowledge with the best.

When you love your media

Now you can enjoy it anywhere. Download the free trial version now. All features are available for 30 days.