VLC - the cross-platform media player and streaming server
VLC media player 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 streaming protocols. It can also be used as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network.
This is the media player preferred by hard-core net movie viewers/downloaders.
What you love about VLC is that it will play virtually any format you throw at it; video or audio It download the codecs needed so it doesn't depend on you having the proper codec installed. Many features and seldom, if ever, lets you down.
- Simple, Powerful and Fast
- Plays everything, Files, Discs (DVD, CD, VCD), Devices and Streams
- Plays most codecs with no codec packs needed
- Completely Free, 0 Spyware, Ads or User Tracking
- Best Mpeg2, x264, DivX player
- Works on most platforms: Windows, Linux, Mac, Unix...
- Media Converter and Streamer
Added Sunday 30 December, 2007.