Download Video Players - Best Software & Apps

  • MX Player

    varies-with-device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Android

    One of the best free media players for Android

    7
    2979 votes
    • PROS: Plays almost any format, Multi-core decoding, Excellent subtitle support, All features unlocked in free version, Free
    • CONS: Some trial and error required
  • BS.Player PRO

    2.67

    License
    buy Download
    Platform
    Windows

    One of the best video and DivX players available

    8
    462 votes
    • PROS: Light on resources, Simple to use, Lots of skins to choose fro
    • CONS: Hovering menu is badly designed
  • QuickTime Alternative

    3.2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Codecs and player for QT files

    7
    169 votes
    • 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
    • HD Video Player

      1.7.5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android

      Universal High-Definition Video Player

      8
      17 votes
      • PROS: A very streamlined and straightforward method to play high-definition videos., A relatively small file size when compared to other media players.
      • CONS: It is not possible to minimize the size of the screen., Users cannot share files with friends or family members.
    • Nero Streaming Player

      1.0.8

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Android
      iPhone

      With Nero Streaming Player you can play photos, videos, and music from your Android smartphone or tablet on any UPnP/DLNA compatible Smart TV, or other Wi-Fi® Media Players.

      10
      3 votes
      • 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
      • Ares Catcher

        2.1.5

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        With Ares Catcher you can download any online video and watch it wherever you want.

        7
        357 votes
        • PGA TOUR

          4.1.2

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Android
          iPhone

          A free app for Android

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          • Soft4Boost DVD Cloner

            5.4.1.727

            License
            buy Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Copy DVDs/CDs, create DVD discs for DVD Players and write data with Soft4Boost DVD Cloner

            9
            21 votes
            • Turn Off the Lights

              1.2.4

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              iPhone
              Mac

              The most popular Turn Off the Lights browser extension that dims everything in the background, so you can enjoy the video you’re watching without any distractions.

              10
              1 vote
              • Video2SWF

                1.011

                License
                buy Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Convert your videos to Flash

                9
                2 votes
                • PROS: Output html, flv or swf, Effect and overlay, players
                • CONS: Slow, Doesn't support Mpeg audio
              • ImElfin Video Converter

                1.3.0.1

                License
                buy Download
                Platform
                Windows

                ImElfin Video Converter converts videos to various formats like AVI,WMV,RM,FLV, MPG, MKV for being played on popular players.

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                No votes yet
                • Elmedia Video Player

                  6.8

                  License
                  free Download
                  Platform
                  Mac

                  Free universal media player for Mac operating systems

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                  No votes yet
                  • PROS: An excellent free alternative to other media players., There are many built-in tools to adjust audio and video settings.
                  • CONS: This software has been specifically developed for Mac systems., A file size of 29.8 megabytes may cause issues with some older operating systems.
                • Aiseesoft Sony Converter for Mac

                  License
                  buy Download
                  Platform
                  Mac

                  Converts video to Sony players on Mac

                  10
                  1 vote
                  • Creative Zen Video Converter for Mac

                    3.2.8

                    License
                    buy Download
                    Platform
                    Mac

                    Software to put the right codec on Mac to playback on Creative Zen players

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                    No votes yet
                    • EarthSoft DVD to MP4 Converter

                      1.0.0

                      License
                      buy Download
                      Platform
                      Windows

                      MP4 player is a marketing term for portable media players that...

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                      • TOP PPT to Video Converter

                        1.0.0

                        License
                        buy Download
                        Platform
                        Windows

                        Can not watch PPT files in your portable players? TOP PPT to...

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                        • AQ Zune Video Converter

                          1.70.309

                          License
                          buy Download
                          Platform
                          Windows

                          Easy video conversions for your Zune

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                          No votes yet
                          • PROS: Supports all Zune players, Supports most video formats
                          • CONS: Preview screen is small
                        • TOP Video to MP4 Converter

                          1.0.0

                          License
                          buy Download
                          Platform
                          Windows

                          Perfect solution for your MP4 players, TOP Video to MP4 Converter...

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                          Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
                          #NameVersionVotesRatingPlatform
                          12.674628.1Windows
                          29.54837.9Windows
                          3varies-with-device29797.5Android
                          43.2.01697.4Windows
                          52.1.53577.4Windows