MoonPlayer is a free and open source video player application for Windows, MacOS and Linux. Using MoonPlayer you can play your local videos, online video from Youtube, Iqiyi and more websites. You can also download videos from online using this media player. It is based on MPV player and also extend it’s feature via plugins. It is released under GPL version 3 or later.
Install MoonPlayer on Ubuntu Linux
MoonPlayer is available as flatpak from flathub and portable AppImage. Install flatpak and flathub on your system and restart it after the installation. Now open your terminal (ctrl+alt+t) app and run below MoonPlayer flatpak installation command. It will install the latest version of MoonPlayer on your Ubuntu Linux system.
flatpak install flathub com.github.coslyk.MoonPlayer
After the installation open it using below command.
flatpak run com.github.coslyk.MoonPlayer
And you can also uninstall it using
sudo flatpak uninstall com.github.coslyk.MoonPlayer
Install MoonPlayer via AppImage:
Download MoonPlayer in .AppImage file format and save it on your Downloads folder. Here the downloaded file name is “MoonPlayer–x86_64.AppImage“. you can change below commands based on your file name and download path. In terminal app run below commands one by one.
sudo chmod +x ~ MoonPlayer--x86_64.AppImage