Simply the best multi-format media player

If you want to play video or music files in just about any format, VLC media player is probably your answer.

PROS

  • Supports a wide range of formats
  • Good hotkey support
  • Easy to use
  • Very flexible and lightweight
  • Integration with web channel streaming services
  • Improved interface in version 2
  • More format support in version 2
  • Plays BluRay and HD

CONS

  • User interface is quite basic
  • User interface slicker in Mac version

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