5KPlayer

5KPlayer 4.8

Play your videos without difficulty

5KPlayer plays your videos in high definition, can download them from Youtube or Dailymotion, and can even send them to your TV or big screen through AirPlay. Much easier than other media players yet still quick and reliable in everything it does. Perfect for those who just want to play videos without complications.

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PROS

  • Very easy to use
  • Equalizer and tuner
  • Download videos from Youtube
  • MP3 converter
  • AirPlay Compatible

CONS

  • Not very configurable

Very good
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5KPlayer plays your videos in high definition, can download them from Youtube or Dailymotion, and can even send them to your TV or big screen through AirPlay. Much easier than other media players yet still quick and reliable in everything it does. Perfect for those who just want to play videos without complications.

Play what you want, when you want

 

Upon opening 5KPlayer you can easily choose which type of content to play. High definition video (including 4k and 5k), MP3 audio, DVD movies, and even streaming online radio are supported. The controls are what you would expect from a typical media player, with the addition of image manipulation controls.

Do you like downloading music videos from Youtube or Dailymotion? 5KPlayer can give you a hand: paste in the video address and the application will download it in high quality and save it to your video library, with the option to convert it to MP3 or AAC so you can listen to just the audio portion.

AirPlay integration is an interesting addition that allows you to send video and audio to any screen or speakers connected to your local network. If you have Apple TV, for example, you can tell 5KPlayer to play any video on the TV and vice versa (5KPlayer can also receive content from AirPlay).

Rounding out the features are the two configuration windows, one for sound and the other for the image, allowing you to change things like brightness and color while videos are playing. On the other hand, play settings are missing.

It handles with ease

 

5KPlayer guides you from the beginning, suggesting common options and hiding everything that isn't absolutely necessary. This simplicity, more like a phone app than a desktop application, is honestly welcome, especially when compared to the complexity of VLC.

We didn't run into any problems during our testing: playback, downloading, and converting videos went smoothly and without issue. In this sense we could say 5KPlayer performs its primary functions flawlessly.

Easier than VLC, more powerful than QuickTime

 

If you're tired of VLC's complexity and you're looking for a more powerful alternative to the default Mac OS X media player, 5KPlayer just might be an excellent middle ground.

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User reviews about 5KPlayer

  • Domingos Santos Soares

    by Domingos Santos Soares

    I hope I can use the application.
    5KPlayer a software windows player and new software to me. so I'm very need to...   More

  • Alan Lam

    by Alan Lam

    good.
    I will installed this program to run it and expect it will provide good performance, feeling and viewing..   More

  • by Anonymous

    i will have mutch more to say one week thanks.
    among the best software I ever seen it as I said before for me it...   More

  • by ruby law

    A good player..
    Yes, it is easy to use. And this support convert Mp3 format.
    Pros: support many files..   More

  • by Anonymous

    software Bonjour.
    It installs also the software Bonjour without to say it..   More

  • by Anonymous

    Warning! Do not install!.
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