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Media players

Media players are tools that can play, well, media. To put it simple, media players usually either focus on doing one thing very well -- dedicated MP3 players, for example -- or focus on being "media players that play pretty much everything". From this section, you can download both types, albeit "players that play music _and_ video" are nowadays the most popular ones.

It should be noted that, specifically with video players, the player itself rarely does the actual "playing" (i.e. decompressing) of the video, but instead, acts as a graphical user interface and lets a dedicated piece of software, called codec, to do the heavy lifting. Thus, typically there are no video output quality differences between different video players, as the quality itself depends on codec in use, not the player. As a notable exception to this rule, we must mention VLC that comes bundled with most common codecs and therefor relies on its "own" codecs rather than those installed to your PC.

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QT Sync for Mac OS X v0.4.0 Beta 2

QT Sync is a small QuickTime movie player.

Date updated:01/10/2014 Downloads:1,334 Filesize:6.42 MB
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iTunes compatibility add-on v2.7.0

This add-on allows you to use QuickTime Alternative (or QT Lite) together with iTunes 8.

Date updated:09/21/2008 Downloads:1,315 Filesize:5.40 MB
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Quicktime Lite for VCP v1.1.5

This installation will provide full browser support for viewing and downloading files in the QuickTime format.

Date updated:03/19/2009 Downloads:1,298 Filesize:10.61 MB
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Zoom Player Home Premium v7.00

Zoom Player is the most Powerful, Flexible and Customizable DVD and Media Player for the Windows PC platform.

Date updated:11/18/2009 Downloads:1,289 Filesize:5.30 MB
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Miro for Linux (Ubuntu) v3.0

Miro is a video player that plays videos from your local hard disk or from the internet.

Date updated:03/26/2010 Downloads:1,198 Filesize:9.22 MB
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Haihaisoft Universal Player v1.4.6.0

Haihaisoft Universal Player offers great new ways to store and enjoy all your music, video, pictures, and recorded TV. It supports playing more than 400 media formats and the media files protected by DRM-X.

Date updated:08/31/2009 Downloads:1,168 Filesize:20.07 MB

Zinf for Linux v2.2.5

Excellent MP3 player for Linux that supports OGG Vorbis format, WinAMP skins, id3v2, etc... Used to be called FreeAMP, but name is changed due legal reasons.

Date updated:05/14/2004 Downloads:1,112 Filesize:1.76 MB
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Freemake Music Box v1.0.7

Search for free online music. Listen to millions of online songs. Organize your music collection in a simplest way. In one place, absolutely free, no region restriction.

Date updated:09/23/2016 Downloads:1,089 Filesize:19.02 MB
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Virtuosa All-in-one Jukebox v5.2

Virtuosa is a visual, scalable and user-friendly music and movie jukebox

Date updated:04/28/2005 Downloads:1,085 Filesize:14.91 MB
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Light Alloy (Portable) v4.10.2

Light Alloy is advanced multimedia player with many features and friendly user interface.

Date updated:05/21/2017 Downloads:1,073 Filesize:11.24 MB
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