VLC Media Player is the most popular multimeda player for various audio and video formats such as MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, MP3, OGG, etc. This open source media player was publically launched in 2001 by VideoLAN Project. VLC Media Player became popular thanks to multi-format playback capabilities.
VLC Media Player plays absolutely anything. It supports various of multimedia formats, and does not need you to download additional codecs. VLC has a complete streaming server, with extended features such as video on demand, on-the-fly transcoding, frame-by-frame advancement, granular speed controls, and more.
Come with new audio cores, connection to cellular platforms, hardware decoding and encoding, preparation for Ultra-HD videos and special attention to support more formats.
Rincewind has a new rendering channel for audio, with better efficiency, volume and device management, to improve VLC audio support. It supports many input devices, formats, metadata and increases most of the current ones, preparing for the next generation codec.
The application has a simple interface and remains clean, without buttons or shiny elements to enhance looking of the interface. However, accessing the ‘Options’ menu allowing you to adjust the layout or even change the skin completely with the help of downloadable content.
Whatever style do you choice, this has capability to play both video or audio files. You can launch the playlist editor, which can be docked or floating on the desktop. Files that you want to be played can be managed from here, You can use a simple drag and drop method to move the files desired into this area.
You can save configurations to play later, after being combined, music and movies. Additionally to that, you can choose one of the available radio stations, and it will most likely stumble to one of frequency tuned.
- 8K support (hardware decoding is on by default)
- Chromecast/Google Cast support
- HDR and 10 bit video
- HMDI Audio passthrough
- Network browsing for NAS systems
- 360 video and 3D audio
- Modifying subtitle size live
- Drag and drop support
- HD DVD support
Requirements: Windows 7 64 / Windows 8 64 / Windows 10 64
Download: VLC Media Player 3.0.13 (32-bit) | 39.6 MB – Open Source
Download: VLC Media Player 3.0.13 (64-bit) | 40.7 MB – Open Source
Author: VideoLAN team