VLC media player
Simply the best free multi-format media player
This software is essentially an all-in-one media player which is able to deal with most file types. It can also download a host of online videos and it is compatible with Apple AirPlay technology.
You will not be charged to download this universal media player. This is a interesting benefit, for many of its advanced functions are considered premium features when referring to similar media bundles.
One of the major benefits of this player is that it is able to support a host of video and audio codecs. Some examples include MKV, 1080 HP, MP4, AVI, WMV and FLV. Additional audio codecs are MP3, AAC and APE.
You will require 38.91 megabytes of free memory in order to install this media bundle. Thanks to its streamlined framework, it is actually much smaller than other media bundles which offer similar functions and compatibility.
This package is able to work with both Windows and Mac operating systems. Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Vista and Windows XP are supported. In the same respect, the player works together with Mac OS Sierra as well as Apple phones (please consult the official website to learn if your system is compatible).
This player also serves as a universal online video downloader. It is said to support more than 300 third-party websites. A handful of examples include (but are certainly not limited to) YouTube, Dailymotion, Yahoo!, Vimeo, Vevo and Metacafe.
There may be times when you wish to convert a video file (such as a soundtrack) into an audio codec for later use. This program doubles as a conversion platform and it will modify the existing video into a choice of audio formats (such as MP3 or AAC).
One unique feature specifically associated with this player is that it works in synergy with Apple AirPlay. Therefore, you are able to seamlessly connect video playback between two wireless devices. For instance, you can play a video on your smartphone and have the very same file display on a high-definition television. It also supports 4K and 5K resolution (hence the name), so you can enjoy crystal-clear viewing.
This player has been developed with security in mind. Softonic also ensures that it is free from any potential threats. However, be careful when downloading media files from third-party websites. only navigate to those which you are able to trust.
This system is capable of playing back Ultra HD, 1080P HD, 4K, 5K and even 8K video resolutions. This is one of the reasons why it has proven to be very popular with those who are looking for an amazingly realistic playback experience.