Download Vlc Player - 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
    30017 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

    2.2.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Play your audio and video 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

    -
    No votes yet
    • 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
    • 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
      • 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 Skins Pack

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        69 skins for VLC media player

        7
        144 votes
        • 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 media player nightly

          64-Bit 3.0.0

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          VLC Player for Blu-ray discs

          8
          1564 votes
          • PROS: Plays Blu-ray discs, Outputs audio to iOS and Android
          • CONS: Doesn't play encrypted Blu-ray discs, Still unstable
        • 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
          • JuceVLC

            0.90

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            Browse and Watch your video files afar from the screen with a wireless mouse (XBMC-like interface for VLC media player)

            7
            22 votes
            • Lunettes

              1.0 Beta (3.0)

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Mac

              The future of VLC Media Player

              6
              5 votes
              • PROS: Plays a huge range of formats, Video and audio codecs integrated, Full screen mode allows access to playlists, Integration with the IMDB
              • CONS: Prone to bugs as still under development, Limited plugins available
            • Win VLC 11

              License
              free Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Spectacular skin for VLC Player

              7
              25 votes
              • V

                1.0

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows
                Mac

                V - Free to play brain challenge game

                -
                No votes yet
                • PROS: Free to play game with optional donations, Very addictive 'one more try' gameplay ,
                • CONS: Very focused game with nothing else to offer, May be unplayable for those with colour blindness
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