Porthole
Porthole
1.7.10

4.1

Porthole free download for Mac
10 January 2017

AirPlay all audio to multiple speakers.

Overview

Porthole is a tool that lets you stream the music from your favorite music player such as Spotify or Pandora to your Airplay speakers, Apple AirPort Express and Apple TV.

Porthole focuses on being elegant and simple to use. The setup wizard will have you going in no-time. De-cable your living room and start enjoying wireless music throughout your home.

Porthole can stream to multiple speakers at the same time, allowing you to stream your music all through your house, in sync!

What's new in Porthole

Version 1.7.10:
  • Update frameworks.
  • Update links to Soundflower.
  • Update copyright notice to 2017.
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13 Reviews of Porthole

4.5
MarkusVB
19 September 2012
Version: 1.1.4

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Multiple speakers support is something Mountain Lion still not supports! So I downloaded the trial of Porthole recently. It really works well streaming Spotify or streaming radio stations to more than one AirPlay speaker (Airport Express + a AirPlay receiver). Very few times I get some stuttering, but that is mainly due to the Spotify client itself. Works for me!
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2.5
OTMOPO3OK
20 September 2014
Version: 1.7.3
The description says: Porthole can stream to multiple speakers at the same time, allowing you to stream your music all through your house, in sync! " Streaming works, however the sound coming from Speakers connected to AirPlay Express is out of sync with direct sound from desktop speakers. I have Airfoil running with the same setup and everything is in sync there. What could be an issue?
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5
ruurdv
20 August 2014
Version: 1.7.1
Great app, solved my problems.
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5
Davidworld1
14 October 2013
Version: 1.4.5
Simply. Flawless. Magically delivered through the air with the greatest of ease!
(1)
5
JamesF
30 July 2013
Version: 1.4.1
Especially like that I can use my Mac's speakers together with the AirPort Expresses and Apple TV.
(1)
1
Iscreen
29 November 2012
Version: 1.2.2
FYI Porthole actually doesn't accept a password protected connection. Good to know before install it.
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5
aukjep
17 November 2012
Version: 1.2.2
Very easy-to-use app that also works on my Mac with OSX Snow Leopard. Love the quick interaction within the menu bar.
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4.5
hjfaber
16 November 2012
Version: 1.2.2
Yay, i found my 2005 model Airport Express. These old models don't work anymore on OSX Lion and up. Good to find out Porthole still supports streaming audio to my old Airport :-) Also now audio streaming is not limited to iTunes anymore.
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4.5
wgeurtzen
15 November 2012
Version: 1.2.1
Great tool. I've been using it since the very beginning because it is an affordable way to stream spotify from a macbook to multiple airplay devices. Had some problems with the soundflower settings once (were muted in an obscure settings panel) and had great assistance on fixing that. So a great effort from the developers!
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5
elsavb
14 November 2012
Version: 1.2.1
I've been using Porthole since the beginning and it has always worked great for me. I stopped using iTunes when I got my Spotify pro account and I'm glad that with Porthole I can still stream my music. Never experienced any hick ups or other problems, so my money was definitely well spend!
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4.5
MarkusVB
19 September 2012
Version: 1.1.4
Multiple speakers support is something Mountain Lion still not supports! So I downloaded the trial of Porthole recently. It really works well streaming Spotify or streaming radio stations to more than one AirPlay speaker (Airport Express + a AirPlay receiver). Very few times I get some stuttering, but that is mainly due to the Spotify client itself. Works for me!
(2)
2
nomadicbry
27 August 2012
Version: 1.1.4
Downloaded this app today to allow me to play Spotify over Airport. the app is simple to use and the user interface is excellent and it steams. No complaints there…but the streaming is terrible. constant buffering minor interruptions making listening almost impossible as it sounds like a damaged. If could I'd be asking for a refund as the very reason you would use it is defeated by these constant, minor interruptions. Very poor and they need to get it sorted ASAP if they want their admittedly nice app to be a success. I have an excellent wifi network and very fast (above average broadband connection so the problem does not lie there. I regularly stream video content from the web and it never buffers. Im using Mountain Lion OS could it be related? Anyway until they improve the app I would advise no one to pay for this one
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0.5
Uncoy
11 June 2012
Version: 1.1.2
On my network, Airfoil and Airplay works and Porthole doesn't. When asked for some support some guy called Boy told me to jump off a cliff, i.e. no support available. Avoid.
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Alxshopping
23 April 2012
Version: 1.1.2
Audio comes out with 4-5 seconds delay, which creates an out-of-sync experience when watching videos.
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$15.99

4.1

App requirements: 
  • Intel 64
  • Mac OS X 10.7.0 or later

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