VLC media player 2.2.4
- Free (GPL)
Simply the best multi-format media player ... fail VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs ...
- PROS: Free to use, Plays almost anything, Great hotkey support, Lightweight, Integration with web channel streaming services, Much slicker interface in version 2, More format support in version 2, Plays BluRay and HD
- CONS: Basic interface