Media Server Support for Premium Music Libraries

Tip!: Premium music libraries require an active Plex Pass subscription for the Plex Media Server account.

Premium music libraries are available on the majority of platforms that can run Plex Media Server. However, there are a few instances in which the advanced technology from Gracenote is not available for a particular platform and thus it isn't possible to create and use a Premium music library.

Supported Media Server Platforms

The following Plex Media server platforms and processor architectures currently support Premium music libraries:

Desktop Computers

  • CentOS
  • Fedora
  • OS X
  • Ubuntu
  • Windows

NAS Devices

  • ASUSTOR
  • Drobo
  • Netgear
  • QNAP
  • Seagate
  • Synology
  • Thecus
  • unRAID

Unsupported Media Server Platforms

As noted earlier, there are a few instances in which the advanced technology from Gracenote is not available for a particular platform and thus it isn't possible to create and use a Premium music library. The following platforms are not supported for Premium music libraries:

  • FreeBSD

Tip!: While these platforms don't support Premium music libraries, you can still use standard music libraries and enjoy features like Popular Tracks, Similar Artists, and more.