VLC Media Player
VLC Media Player is at the same time a free open source multimedia player and multimedia framework that allows to play nearly any video and audio format that is currently used.
This player has been developed by the VideoLAN project formed by students from the École centrale Paris and developers from all over the world that originally tried to develop a client and server to send video over the school's intranet bu that ended up growing into what it is now.
The main advantages of the VLC Media Player multimedia player are the large amount of codecs and the audio and video formats that it is compatible with, the streaming protocols that is it capable of processing and the fact that it is multiplatform – with versions for the Microsoft Windows, Mac OS X, GNU/Linux, BeOS, eComStation and BDS operating systems- as well as offering a portable version.
- Operating system: Windows
- License: Free
- Size: 19.6 MB
Configuring VLC Media Player is also very simple, because it has simple controls with which it will be possible to carry out any kind of adjustment – even adjusting that subtitles of a film or series, for example – and a command line for the most demanding and experienced users.
It is also worth highlighting that it can play an unfinished file, be it because it is downloading or because it is still being encoded. To download VLC Media Player free all you will have to do is press the green Download button, and you will soon be enjoying this fantastic free software.