Download Vlc - Best Software & Apps

  • VLC media player

    2.2.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Android
    Mac
    iPhone

    Simply the best multi-format media player

    7
    30019 votes
    • 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
  • VLC for Windows 10

    2015.915.1119.1464

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Play your audio and video for free with this version of VLC for Windows 10

    7
    789 votes
    • PROS: A groundbreaking media player for W10, Supports many formats, Comfortable to use
    • CONS: Very few options
  • Ace Player HD

    (ACE Stream Media) 3.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    A VLC clone with BitTorrent support

    7
    297 votes
    • PROS: Streams in HD, Full featured, Great performance
    • CONS: Unstable playback at times, Long buffering times
  • ALLPlayer

    6.9

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Multimedia player for almost any video format

    7
    657 votes
    • PROS: Matching subtitles downloader, Voice recognition for subtitles, Plays almost any format, Great alternative to VLC media player
    • CONS: Subtitles matching doesn't always work, Subtitle voice recognition poor, Interface a bit dated
  • VLC media player nightly

    nightly builds 32 Bit 2.2.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    VLC Player for Blu-ray discs

    8
    630 votes
    • PROS: Plays Blu-ray discs, Outputs audio to iOS and Android
    • CONS: Doesn't play encrypted Blu-ray discs, Still unstable
  • Videolan Movie Creator

    Pre-alpha 0.1.0

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    The video editor from the creators of VLC Media Player

    6
    201 votes
    • PROS: Works with images, videos and audio, Includes a wizard to get you started, Pretty simple to use
    • CONS: Very unstable and buggy
  • VLC

    Varies with device

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    A Free program for Windows‚ by VideoLAN

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    • Torrent Stream

      2.0.8.14.2

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      VLC + BitTorrent = Torrent Stream

      6
      95 votes
      • PROS: P2P streaming in HD, Excellent quality reproduction, Very complete multimedia player, Low resource consumption
      • CONS: Streaming stability could be improved, Loading speed could be improved
    • Stream Recorder.NET

      1.0.6

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Record and schedule recording of live streams on your PC

      10
      10328 votes
      • PROS: Records directly from MPlayer or VLC, Schedule recordings feature,
      • CONS: Command line interface for scheduling, Doesn't work for recording YouTube
    • Kantaris Media Player

      0.7.7

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Multimedia player based on VLC and Bass audio library

      7
      23 votes
      • PROS: Many formats supported, Nice visualization effects
      • CONS: You can only add tracks to playlist one by one, Few configuration options
    • VLC media player

      (VideoLan Client) 0.8.5

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Pocket PC

      Simple media player, versatile and free

      7
      240 votes
      • MPlayerOSX

        b8r5 2.0

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Mac

        Versatile alternative to Windows Media Player

        3
        34 votes
        • PROS: Impressive video compatibility, Very lightweight, Compares favorably with VLC Player, WMP, etc.
        • CONS: No way to save playlists, Accessing menu causes videos to pause, Can be unstable at times
      • VLC media player Skins Pack

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        69 skins for VLC media player

        7
        144 votes
        • VLC Streamer

          4.30

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          iPhone

          Stream VLC to your iPhone, iPad or iPod

          6
          10 votes
          • PROS: Simple to use, Streams almost all formats,
          • CONS: No way to see time remaining on clip, No position syncing, Does not stream DRM content from iTunes store
        • VLC RAR-Loader

          1.3

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Mac

          Play RAR or ZIP files in VLC Media Player

          6
          7 votes
          • PROS: Allows VLC to instantly play RAR and ZIP files, Drag and drop files into VLC, Saves time
          • CONS: Doesn't work with password protected files
        • VLC Skin Editor

          0.8.5

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Skin design for the brave and patient

          7
          111 votes
          • PROS: Create and edit VLC skins, Well organized interface, Test skin 'on the fly' with VLC
          • CONS: No in program examples or tutorials, Non intuitive
        • Total Video Player for Mac

          2.7.0

          License
          try Download
          Platform
          Mac

          Total Video Player for Mac - Full-Featured Flash Player for Mac with VLC Player Engine!

          9
          7 votes
          • Remote for VLC

            0.5.3

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Android

            A free app for Android

            10
            1 vote
            • AirVLC

              1.1.0

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Mac

              AirPlay audio sync for VLC.

              5
              6 votes
              • Win VLC 11

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                Spectacular skin for VLC Player

                7
                25 votes
                Softonic’s Best Rated Software for this topic
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                11.0.61032810Windows
                2nightly builds 32 Bit 2.2.06307.6Windows, Mac
                36.96577.3Windows
                42015.915.1119.14647897.2Windows
                52.2.6300197.2Windows, Android, Mac, iPhone