Serviio - free DLNA media server for Windows, Mac and Linux

Media Streaming Server


The latest release

The latest released version is 1.6 Pro. Download it here and give it a try. You will get a 15 day evaluation of the Pro edition, after which Serviio automatically reverts to the Free edition.

Release notes are here: Release Notes - 1.6.

Windows serviio-1.6-win-setup.exe [mirror] 126,713,400 bytes, MD5: 1b8dcefaf934aada9cafb2991a308575
Mac serviio-1.6-osx.tar.gz [mirror] 123,094,066 bytes, MD5: 16b542674f79fa183392beb369e2cfd9
Linux serviio-1.6-linux.tar.gz [mirror] 23,752,475 bytes, MD5: 2dae7c1a41b0de075d02c244fccd39ab
Synology Serviio 1.6 package for Synology NAS

Are you upgrading and wish to keep your media library? Check out how to do it.

By downloading this software you agree to the terms of the End User Licence Agreement. For commercial licence details look at the Contact page.

This release includes FFmpeg (post) 2.4 compiled using this source code, libRTMP 2.4+ compiled using this source code, Lame MP3 Encoder (v. 3.99.5) compiled using this source code. Refer to README.txt for the complete list.

Minimal requirements

  • 512 MB of memory or more
  • 150 MB of disk space (plus additional space for storing the media library), when using transcoding make sure there is at least 1GB free (depending on the original file size)
  • if on Linux, Java 8 must be installed. Windows and OSX come with Java runtime aready included in the installation.

Additional information

  • Linux users need to install the FFmpeg package (incl. libRTMP, libASS, libx264 and libmp3lame) for their OS distributions or, ideally, compile FFmpeg using the source files provided above
  • Linux users need to install the dcraw package if they need RAW image support
  • Only 64-bit OSX machines are supported, with OSX 10.8 minimum


If you have problems with the latest release, have a look at Getting started guide or let us know in the Support forum.


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