VideoLAN.org - 38.3 MB ( Open Source)
VLC Media Player is one of the most used media player that supports most o the video and audio formats that deserves to be chisen when it comes to play a movie.
VLC Media Player is a famous open source media player. It can play almost all formats of video and audio including HD: MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, AAC, MP3, OGG, AVI, WMV , MOV, VCD, SVCD, DVD, etc and network streams proposed for WebTV, all without having to download anything else. It comes with all the necessary codecs: Flash, Dirac, Atrac3, H.264 PAFF, APE audio, RealVideo, VC-3, Fraps and more.
The application also supports the configuration server as a unicast or multicast on IPv4 or IPv6 networks.
VLC Media Player enjoys many hardware acceleration options, including via the graphics card as well as optimization for multi-core systems (for decoding codecs such as H.264, WebM or Xvid) .
On the same principle as Mozilla Firefox and Google Chrome, VLC handles extensions and skins . There are two types of extensions , the first objective will be to retrieve video content , audio and subtitles on the Internet , the latter offer the possibility to access additional contextual information.
VLC gets also to BluRay, which is, for the moment only partially managed (no support for menus).
Function post-processing optimizes file playback for an optimal picture and sound. In addition, it includes a video converter or audio file, audio and video in real time filters, video streaming function, a wide range of settings that improves the rendering of the image and sound.
Update subtitles display while paused.
Enable srt support on binary builds.
Allow videotoolbox hardware decoding to be disabled.
Disable VideoToolbox for 10bits H.264.
Fix VideoToolbox with some invalid HEVC streams.
Fix subsdec wide character support.
Fix 1st order Ambisonics in AAC.
Miscellaneous ogg improvements & bugfixes, including oggds.
Fix forced tracks selection.
Fix Topfield files.
Probe AAC/ADTS inside TS.
Fix tracks detection issues with DolbyVision and Bluray streams.
Fix "Open Network Stream" URL box focus.
Add option to disable hardware acceleration for video decoding.
Remove option to force dolby mode from simple preferences.
Fix crashes on Direct3D11.
Fix tooltip display on some desktop environments.
Fix spurious movement of the main Window.
Fix playlist being displayed in fullscreen.
Fix amem output.
Fix numerous issues on fonts fallback and font shaping.
Fix subtitles toggle through hotkeys.
Fix buffer over-read in avcodec audio encoding with non-default layouts.
Numerous 3rd party libraries updated, fixing security issues.
Update of most languages.