Download Quicktime - Best Software & Apps

  • QuickTime

    7.7.8

    License
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    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Apple's media player for MOV files

    6
    708 votes
    • PROS: Slick and easy to use, Integrated with OS X, Pro version allows editing and conversion
    • CONS: A bit slow to launch, Superceded by QuickTime X on Mac, Requires upgrading to get the most out of it, More suitable for Macs
  • XviD Codec

    1.3.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    The latest version of the Xvid codec

    6
    130 votes
    • PROS: Clear and easy to use, Contains extra tools
    • CONS: Too technical for average users
  • Flip4Mac

    3.3.5

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    Platform
    Mac

    Microsoft endorsed WMV player for Mac

    5
    184 votes
    • PROS: Plays WMV files in standalone Flip Player or QuickTime, Doesn't obscure playback with controls, Converts video and audio to other formats, Optimized for OS X 10.7+, Powerful tools for video editors working with WMV, Playback support in Office 2011 for Word and PowerPoint, Keynote can import Windows Media files through Flip4Mac , Supports video previews in Finder, Supports WMV in Safari, Firefox, Chrome and Mail, Official Windows Media Player
    • CONS: Does not support Snow Leopard, Does not support screencasting, Leaves a watermark in QuickTime, Advanced features only in Pro version
  • Movist

    0.6.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Simple and powerful media player

    7
    84 votes
    • PROS: Lightweight and easy to use, Excellent playback quality, Encodes Quicktime and FFmpeg on the fly
    • CONS: Doesn't support Apple remote,
  • Perian

    1.2.3

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Make QuickTime play almost any video format

    6
    108 votes
    • PROS: Support wide range of media files, Subtitle support for SSA and SRT, Works with QuickTime 7.6.6
    • CONS: May not play all media types, No longer under development, Does not work with QuickTime 10 or above
  • QuickTime Alternative

    3.2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Codecs and player for QT files

    5
    19 votes
    • Subler

      0.23

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Embed titles and edit metadata in QuickTime movies

      7
      35 votes
      • PROS: Allows you to edit metadata in video files, Adds subtitles to QuickTime videos, No interface until video is opened
      • CONS: Limited interface, Prone to instability with MP4 files, No DivX support
    • Free AVI to MOV Converter

      1.0

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Convert AVI video files to QuickTime MOV format

      5
      1 vote
      • TunePrompter

        1.1

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac
        Windows

        Karaoke videos made easy

        6
        16 votes
        • PROS: Very easy to use, Automatically searches for lyrics, Syncing is fairly easy, Supports MP3s, Exports to QuickTime, iPod and iPhone
        • CONS: Requires you to have karaoke tracks
      • x264 QuickTime Codec

        1.2.15

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        H.264 support for Quicktime 6 or under

        5
        12 votes
        • PROS: Gives H264 support to older Quicktime versions
        • CONS: Quicktime 7 now has its own H.264 codec
      • Pano2VR

        2.3.4

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        Platform
        Windows
        Mac

        Turn your panoramic images into QuickTime and Flash videos

        6
        16 votes
        • PROS: Adds bidirectional sound to panormaic images, Exports to Flash and QuickTime, Plenty of tutorials, Creates hotspots between images
        • CONS: A bit tricky for beginners to understand
      • Movie Title Maker

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        Platform
        Windows

        Add tilte and graphics with Real-time 3D effects to your quicktime...

        6
        47 votes
        • VSO DivxToDVD

          5.2.99

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          Platform
          Windows

          Convert DivX, XviD, Quicktime and WMV to DVD

          7
          8 votes
          • QT AC3 Codec

            0.4

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Mac

            AC3 decompressor component for QuickTime

            5
            24 votes
            • PROS: Solves audio problems in AVIs
            • CONS: A little obsolete now
          • QT Lite

            3.1.1

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            QuickTime content without the fuss

            5
            6 votes
            • PROS: Very simple to use, No need to configure unless you want to, Decent configuration options
            • CONS: How to use QT Lite not obvious at first
          • QuickTime MOV Converter Pro

            4

            License
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            Platform
            Windows

            Convert MOV, QT, MP4 and M4A files in a snap

            4
            1 vote
            • PROS: Supports lots of formats, Batch conversions, Easy to use
            • CONS: Preview didn't work
          • NicePlayer

            0.94.1

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Mac

            Lightweight, simple media player based on Quicktime

            2
            13 votes
            • QuickTime Broadcaster

              1.5.3

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Mac

              Broadcast your event live with Quicktime, an Apple Standard.

              8
              1 vote
              • PROS: Feature rich broadcasting software for free, Presets for novice streamers as well as advanced features for professionals all bundled together in one package, Support for streaming to 3G phone service for effective distribution to mobile devices
              • CONS: As an apple product, supports mostly apple hardware and not recommended to use with PC, Last updated release was quite some time ago
            • Slideshow Magic

              5.0.5

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              Platform
              Windows
              Mac

              Build professional-looking slideshows and presentations

              6
              39 votes
              • PROS: Very easy GUI , Easy to add transitions and soundtracks, Can convert slideshows to Quicktime,
              • CONS: Requires an FTP client to upload photos, Sharing between platforms requires a third party solution
            • Sorenson Squeeze

              6.0.0

              License
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              Platform
              Windows

              Compress QuickTime, MPEG-4 and Flash for the web

              6
              18 votes
              • PROS: Wide choice of presets and filters, Integration with social networking sites, Simple compression procedure, Slick interface, Fast encoding
              • CONS: Lacks proper help guide, Creating custom presets unintuitive, Poor support, Expensive to upgrade
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