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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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Media Player Classic Home Cinema (64-bit) v1.9.3

Media Player Classic Home Cinema is based on the original Media Player Classic with several new features.

Date updated:05/23/2020 Downloads:260,640 Filesize:28.51 kB

Media Player Classic for Win98/ME v6.4.9.1 (20080127)

Media Player Classic is an extremely light-weight media player for Windows. It looks just like the good-old Media Player v6.4, but has lots of nice extra features.

Date updated:10/06/2008 Downloads:212,154 Filesize:1.97 MB

ProgDVB + ProgTV v7.34.1

ProgDVB is a software which allows you to watch satellite television and listen to radio channels directly from satellite by using DVB-PCI cards.

Date updated:05/22/2020 Downloads:196,380 Filesize:28.13 kB

VLC for Mac OS X (Intel 32-bit) v2.1.3

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

Date updated:02/05/2014 Downloads:195,774 Filesize:32.19 MB

RealPlayer v17.0.13

RealPlayer is a universal media player that plays video and music in virtually any format.

Date updated:08/27/2014 Downloads:171,408 Filesize:46.93 MB

Daum PotPlayer (64-bit) v200512

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:05/27/2020 Downloads:166,041 Filesize:27.29 kB

AIMP v4.60.2180

A light, feature-rich audio player with customizable skins and plugins.

Date updated:04/01/2020 Downloads:159,662 Filesize:27.66 kB

BSplayer v2.72

BSplayer is a Windows player that plays back all kinds of media files ( avi / mpg / asf / wmv / wav / mp3...) and specialises in video and divx playback.

Date updated:12/21/2017 Downloads:138,138 Filesize:10.07 MB

GOM Media Player v2.3.24.5281

GOM Player is a mediaplayer with built-in codecs and the ability to play broken videos.

Date updated:12/19/2017 Downloads:127,732 Filesize:22.38 MB

Windows Media Player v11.0.5721.5145

Windows Media Player is the official multimedia player from Microsoft. Player provides all the features of a modern media player.

Date updated:03/26/2007 Downloads:126,490 Filesize:24.56 MB
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