Some of the basic features include full unicode support, ReplayGain support and native support for several popular audio formats.

Features:

  • Audio formats supported: MP1, MP2, MP3, MP4, MPC, AAC, Ogg Vorbis, FLAC / Ogg FLAC, WavPack, WAV, AIFF, AU, SND, CDDA.
  • Full unicode support.
  • Advanced tagging capabilities.
  • Support for transcoding all supported audio formats using the Converter component (requires external commandline encoder executables for different output formats).
  • ReplayGain support - both playback and calculation.
  • Customizable keyboard shortcuts.
  • Open component architecture allowing third-party developers to extend functionality of the player.

What's New:

  • New high-quality but slow resampler based on dBpoweramp/SSRC code, as an alternative to fb2k's PPHS resampler.
  • Prevented clobbering of certain exotic M4A tags.
  • Smooth scrolling in Default User Interface list controls.
  • Beta 2: made smooth scrolling disabled by default as it stalls visualisation updates. You can enable it in advanced preferences.
  • Added missing menu command for the new ReplayGain playback mode.
  • Added oversampled peak scanning in ReplayGain scanner.
  • Beta 2: Added tweaks for ReplayGain peak results display, in advanced preferences.
  • Fixed 96 kHz AAC & ALAC playback.
  • Added whitelist of HTTPS domains to suppress certificate validity checks on, for home media streaming uses [beta 3].
  • Added readable error messages about “Add location” failures [beta 3].
  • Improved detection of total duration of Constant Bit Rate (CBR) MP3 files [beta 4].
  • More robust recovery from network errors when playing MP3 & AAC internet radio streams [beta 5].
  • Removed “LegacyDisable” key in file type associations handling as it's been known to cause problems with modern Windows versions [beta 5].