Tuesday, April 9, 2013

VLC Player 2.0.5 – Media Playback, Streaming and Conversion

The last thing you expect from a powerful media player is its unfailing media playback without installing any additional codec packs. As every media player is unique in its own way, VLC Player stands on the top position for its consistent media playback and performance. It is uncomplicated, quick and powerful media player which plays everything right from files, discs, webcams, devices and even streams.

VLC Player supports many video and audio file formats, compression methods, and streaming protocols. The latest version 2.0.5 has no major improvements except few regressions. KMPlayer, GOM Media Player and UM Player are the other top media players which are giving strong competition to VLC Player with advanced features like 3D, WiDi support.

The interface is quite simple and unmodified yet has efficient layout design. It is completely customizable where you can install various skins. It has classic menu with the mix of simple and advanced options including Media, Audio, Video, Playback, Tools, etc.

Key Features:

  • Ability to open HD and 10bits codecs. (NEW)
  • Faster decoding on multi-core, GPU, and mobile hardware. (NEW)
  • New rendering pipeline for higher quality video subtitles and filters. (NEW)
  • Can play media on latest devices and Bluray discs. (NEW)
  • Can play MPEG-1, MPEG-2 and MPEG-4/DivX files from your hard disk, USB or CD-ROM drive.
  • Supports Input Media – Satellite, Digital TV, Cable TV DVB, UDP/RTIP Unicast and Multicast, HTTP/FTP, DVD Video, SVCD, MPEG Encoder, Audio CD, etc.
  • Supports Input Formats – MPEG, AVI, WMV, MP4, 3GP, OGG, MKV, WAV, DTS, AAC, FLV, Nut, MIDI, Raw DV and many more.
  • Supports Video Formats – MPEG-1/2, DivX 1/2/3, H.264/MPEG-4 AVC, WMV, Digital Video, Real Video 1/2/3/4, Cinepak and so on.
  • Supports Audio Formats – TrueAudio(TTA), Real Audio 2, MP#, AAC, AC3, DTS, Wavpack, APE(Monkey Audio), ATRAC 3, and many more.
  • Subtitles – DVD, MicroDVD, SubRIP, VPlayer, Vobsub, USF, DVB, OGM, CMML, Kate, etc.
  • Tags – ID3 Tags, APEv2, and Vorbis comment.
  • Video Filters – Deinterlace, Bluescreen, Image distortion, Image wall, Magnification, etc.
  • Audio Filters – Visualization effects and Equalizer.
  • Initial Playback Synchronization with PulseAudio 2.0.
  • 12-band Audio Equalizer.
  • Video and Audio Stream Enhancement.

If you are looking for a full-fledged multimedia player with excellent configurable interface, functionality, and playback, VLC Player should be the top choice. Download VLC Player 2.0.5 for free from below link.