VLC media player 3.0.3

VLC media player, commonly known by many as VLC, is a free and portable media player.  VLC is a software developed by VIDEOLAN Organization. The installation file size is about 29 MBs. VLC media player is user-friendly and can be used by both computers and mobile phones. It can run in various operating systems which include mobile OS: Android, iOS, Windows Phone and desktop computers operating systems: Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux. VLC media player can either be downloaded from VLC official site or from app stores. The various app stores include Google Play Store, Apple’s App Store, and the Microsoft Windows App Store.

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Formats Supported by VLC media player

VLC plays both audio and video formats. Moreover, VLC has the capability to play media in computer networks. The main advantage of VLC is that it doesn’t need additional plugins for it to work well. VLC comes with a good number of encoding and decoding libraries. Many of VLC’s codecs are found in libavcodec library.

Unlike many other media players, the VLC player can play video content, which is either unfinished or damaged. VLC repairs your video and plays it without problems. All software testers are of the opinion that VLC is the most stable media software ever developed. The program also uses the library called libcdio that gives access to .iso file format. This feature allows you to play files even if the operating system you are using doesn’t work very well with .iso files. VLC can play any video and audio format supported by libavcodec and libavformat. By using FFmpeg’s libraries, VLC can play MPEG-4 and H.264 formats. Also, VLC comfortably support MXF and FLV formats.

VLC media player Codecs

Just like any other media player, VLC is equipped with different filters. The filters can rotate, distort and even split the video displays. There is also a feature where it can produce mirror videos among other unique features. The VLC player allows you to access a good number of music visualization styles.

DirectX, available in Windows operating systems, allows VLC to display the currently playing track as the desktop wallpaper. VLC also supports some 3rd-party Dynamic-Link libraries through the use of DMO framework.

Operating Systems Supporting VLC

VLC supports a good number of Windows operating systems. They include Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit, Windows 8 32-bit and 64-bit and Windows 10 32-bit and 64-bit. Apart from Android and Windows operating systems, VLC player is also compatible with other operating systems. They include Linux, iOS, Syllable, MacOS, BSD, BEOS, Solaris, OS/2and QNX. VLC media player can either be installed or run directly from an external storage such as a USB flash drive.



VLC media player

VLC is a free software capable of playing any multimedia format: files, discs or streams. It supports subtitles as well as video and audio filters.

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Specifications
Publisher
VideoLAN
Publisher Website
Operating System
Windows
Windows XP
Windows XP SP1
Windows XP SP2
Windows XP SP3
Windows Vista
Windows Vista SP1
Windows Vista SP2
Windows 7
Windows 7 SP1
Windows 8
Windows 8.1
Windows 10
Linux
macOS
Android
iOS
Windows Phone
PS2
PS3
PS4
PlayStation Portable
PlayStation Vita
Xbox
Xbox 360
Xbox One
GameCube
Wii
Wii U
Switch
Nintendo DS
Nintendo 3DS
Windows 95
Windows 98
Windows Me
Windows NT
Windows 2000
Windows 2000 SP4
Windows Server 2003
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2012
DOS 5.0
Windows Server 2016
License
free
File Size
39.5 MB

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