Thursday, December 19, 2013

Media Player Codec Pack 4.2.9 (32/64-bit) for Windows 8, 7

Media Player Codec Pack 4.2.9 for Windows 8, 7For complete media playback and conversion, you need to have a set of codecs installed in your PC. Most media players include all compression and file types, the codec pack is essential when encoding and/or decoding video or audio data from files, streams and broadcasts. When Windows Media Player is concerned, it doesn’t have enough video and audio file formats and compression types needed to play every media file. That is when Media Player Codec Pack comes into act.

Media Player Codec Pack” is one of the most popular and effective codec package which supports almost every compression and file type used by current video and audio files. You don’t require any additional software to play with any multimedia file. The package offers advanced settings for experts to customize accordingly.

Media Player Codec Pack offers two types of installation options – Easy and Expert (Detailed). It is recommended to choose ‘Detailed’ installation as ‘Easy’ one will install third-party applications. It empowers you to select components that are to be deployed on your computer.

Media Player Codec Pack 4.2.9 is the newest version which has minor updates to its release such as updated DXVA & Intel Quick Sync GPU/graphics card database, ffdshow, LAV filters, AC3filter, Haali splitter, xy-VSFilter, CDXA Reader and their x64 versions to the latest ones.

Media Player Codec Pack 4.2.9 - Installation Components

The latest version is compatible with Windows 8, 7, XP, Vista, 2000, 2003, and 2008, whereas you need to have Microsoft Windows Media Player 9 or above and any multimedia player with DirectShow compatible.

Compression Types for Decoding:

MP4, MPEG2, MPEG4, AVC, DivX, XviD, x264, 10bit x264, h.264, and many more.

Playback File Types:

Bluray (Protected) | AVCHD | HD-DVD | DVD | CD | .mkv | .avi | .flv | .webm | .mp4 | .ts | .m4v | .m4a | .ogm | .ac3 | .dts | .flac | .ape | .aac | .ogg | .ofr | .mpc | .3gp and many more.

Supported Resolutions:

High-Definition – 720p, 720i, 1080p, 1080i and above
Standard Definition – 480p, 480i, 576p, and 576i

Media Player Codec Pack 4.2.9 - ffdshow Video Settings

The package identifies the best proof tested settings with supplementary options for CPU, GPU, and DXVA compatibility. During installation, users are allowed to set audio output from basic 2.2 stereo to 7.1 channel output. As far as media formats are concerned, the protected formats may require a specific media player for playback.

If you are a fan of Windows Media Player and wants to play every media file on it, Media Player Codec Pack is a must-have codec collection that does its job exceedingly well. You can download the latest version of Media Player Code Pack for free which is about just 24MB size.