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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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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:64,205 Filesize:2.85 MB

WinAMP 2 Full v2.92

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

Date updated:06/13/2003 Downloads:53,360 Filesize:2.33 MB

Daum PotPlayer (PortableApps) v1.7.21280

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:08/11/2020 Downloads:45,120 Filesize:28.08 kB

ProgDVB + ProgTV (64-Bit) v7.35.4

ProgDVB (64-bit) 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:08/18/2020 Downloads:44,402 Filesize:27.94 kB

Musicmatch Jukebox v10.00.4040

MusicMatch Jukebox is a feature-rich media player, an encoder, CD burner, frontend to an online music store and a CD ripper -- all in one package.

Date updated:12/05/2006 Downloads:41,714 Filesize:29.32 MB

Apollo MP3 Player 37zz

Very good basic MP3 player with awesome decoding routines. Unfortunately lacks few modern functions, but absolutely worth trying.

Date updated:01/18/2007 Downloads:40,738 Filesize:672.68 kB

Jet Audio Basic v8.1.7

Jet Audio is an all-in-one media player. It plays most audio and video formats, supports subtitles, etc.

Date updated:02/02/2019 Downloads:37,211 Filesize:33.47 MB

Media Player Classic Home Cinema (32-bit portable) v1.9.7

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

Date updated:08/02/2020 Downloads:32,936 Filesize:27.28 kB

Winamp Lite v5.

Nullsoft Winamp is a fast, flexible, high-fidelity media player for Windows.

Date updated:12/15/2013 Downloads:32,310 Filesize:4.03 MB

MyTheatre v4.00.130

MyTheatre is a modern multimedia application for end user, which allows to watch Satellite TV and Radio, playback multimedia files (mpg, mp3, DivX and many others) and DVD.

Date updated:03/25/2011 Downloads:30,582 Filesize:21.00 MB
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