Download Player Codec - Best Software & Apps

  • Media Player Codec Pack

    4.4.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Use This Free Codec Pack To Play More Media Files

    7
    490 votes
    • PROS: Very up to date supports resolutions up to 4K and supports almost every type of audio and video file, Easy to install the codecs when compared with how difficult it usually is
    • CONS: The codecs may not work for your version of the media player, They will not fix grey-square issues or crackling issues when playing video files
  • MKV Codec

    1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Free media player to open and view MKV files

    7
    7 votes
    • PROS: This is a very lightweight program that requires little memory., Users are not subject to any payment before a download.
    • CONS: It has been formatted to only work with Windows XP., This software has been known to cause alterations within the computer.
  • Zoom Player

    9.5

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Professional media player that plays, manages and protects

    8
    483 votes
    • PROS: Two players in one, Easy to switch to advanced mode, Codec detector useful, Easy to change skins
    • CONS: Advanced options are not particularly well organised and take some getting used to
  • K-Lite Codec Pack

    Standard 11.8.5

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The best all-in-one codec pack available.

    7
    185 votes
    • PROS: Comprehensive bundle of codecs, Includes Media Player Classic Home Cinema, Easy subtitle activation, Detects broken codecs
    • CONS: Initial customization can be confusing
  • Zoom Player

    v12.5 FREE

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Advanced media player packed with features

    7
    26 votes
    • PROS: Two players in one, Easy to switch to advanced mode, Codec detector useful, Easy to change skins
    • CONS: Advanced options are not particularly well organised and take some getting used to, Some features only available in pro
  • Plato Media Player

    1.0.2

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Video player with its own codec packf

    7
    19 votes
    • QuickTime Alternative

      1.80

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Codec and player alternative to QuickTime

      7
      89 votes
      • DicomMediaBridge: view and convert Dicom to video

        1.0.0.33

        License
        buy Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Codec to convert and view Dicom files in a prefered video player

        -
        No votes yet
        • Windows Essentials Codec Pack

          4.6

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Play all the movies and music files you download

          7
          316 votes
          • PROS: You can choose which codecs to install and which not, Includes Media Player Classic and other configuration tools, Automatic updates
          • CONS: You can only choose codecs during installation