Download Quicktime - Best Software & Apps

  • QuickTime

    7.7.8

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    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    • CONS: A bit slow to launch, Superceded by QuickTime X on Mac, Requires upgrading to get the most out of it, More suitable for Macs
  • Flip4Mac

    3.3.5

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    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

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    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

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    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
  • Subler

    0.23

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    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
  • Pano2VR

    2.3.4

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    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
  • x264 QuickTime Codec

    1.2.15

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    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
  • QT AC3 Codec

    0.4

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    Mac

    AC3 decompressor component for QuickTime

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

    1.5.3

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    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
  • QT Lite

    3.1.1

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    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