Google Home vs HomeNet Local Media Server : Which is Better?

Google Home icon

Google Home

Google Home is a smart speaker which enables users to speak voice commands to interact with services through the Homes intelligent personal assistant called Google Assistant. Developed by Google

License: Free

Categories: Video & Movies

Apps available for Windows Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet

HomeNet Local Media Server icon

HomeNet Local Media Server

HomeNet Local Area Network Media Server is a lightweight alternative to Plex. Developed by Bob Carroll

License: Free

Apps available for Mac OS X Windows Linux Chrome OS Self-Hosted

Google Home VS HomeNet Local Media Server Feature comparision

Feature Google Home HomeNet Local Media Server
Chromecast support
Apps with Chromecast Support
Home Automation
Support for IPTV
Support for KNX
Modular System
Support for Multiple protocols
Support for multiple vendors
Extensible by Plugins/Extensions
Internet Radio
Music Player
Integrated into iOS
Alexa integration
High Availability
Visual Programming
Blockly Editor
Support for Xiaomi MiHome
Hardware Monitoring
IFTTT integration
Remote monitoring
Live Broadcasting
Internet TV
Video streaming
Music Streaming
Web Server
Media Streaming
TV Shows meta data support
Video library
Support AirPlay
Play local content
Local Storage
Media Transcoding
Dedicated Server Hosting
DNLA Server
Support for DLNA
Operating system
Auto-identifies vids
Based on Debian
Designed for TVs
Vast format support
Metadata Search
Create PlayList
Music collection
Music Library
Media library
*community curated information: This table may not have the most accurate information. Please suggest changes

Compare Google Home

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