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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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Virtual DJ Home v8.2.3936

VirtualDJ is the latest state-of-the-art software in music mixing for DJs.

Date updated:10/12/2017 Downloads:74,291 Filesize:37.71 MB

The Core Pocket Media Player v0.72 RC1

The Core Pocket Media Player is a media player for Windows CE/Windows Mobile devices, using ARM processors.

Date updated:03/11/2006 Downloads:72,196 Filesize:1.29 MB

FFmpeg v3.3.4

FFmpeg is a complete solution to record, convert and stream audio and video.

Date updated:10/16/2017 Downloads:69,973 Filesize:38.96 MB

Ace Media Player Lite (DivX Player) v2.8.409

Ace DivX Player is a handy Windows Media Player replacement program, it focus on play and manager your local media files: avi, divx, mpg(mpeg), mpv, mpa, mp3, asf, cda, dat, etc.

Date updated:11/30/2012 Downloads:69,497 Filesize:3.30 MB
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VLC (Portable) v2.2.8 Beta

VLC (initially VideoLAN Client) is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats such as MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, ogg, ...

Date updated:11/23/2017 Downloads:67,745 Filesize:49.72 MB
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MPCSTAR is a package of video player and many codecs.

Date updated:11/09/2011 Downloads:65,396 Filesize:20.76 MB

Arpa Kolla player v0.2.0.0

Arpa Kolla is a standalone freeware DVD/svcd/vcd/mpg/avi/ogm/mkv/xcd player with srt support.

Date updated:06/05/2005 Downloads:64,118 Filesize:2.85 MB

Daum PotPlayer v1.7.7627 Beta

PotPlayer is a freeware Multimedia player. Supports almost every available video formats out there. PotPlayer contains internal codecs and there is no need to install codecs manually.

Date updated:01/10/2018 Downloads:61,078 Filesize:22.16 MB

WinAMP 2 Full v2.92

De Facto in MP3 world - everybody knows this ultimate MP3 player.

Date updated:06/13/2003 Downloads:52,691 Filesize:2.33 MB

TVUplayer v2.5.3.1

TVUplayer is a free program that enables you to watch high quality Television programs from around the world.

Date updated:04/26/2010 Downloads:47,943 Filesize:5.38 MB
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