VLC Media Player

Alternatives to VLC Media Player

A highly portable and popular multimedia player for multiple audio and video formats.

Software that can be used as an alternative to VLC Media Player:
  • 328 votes
    Versatile media player which can cover various types of container format such as VCD, DVD, AVI, WMV among others
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 155 votes
    The legendary WinAMP media player that can handle audio CDs, MP3 audio files, and streaming audio broadcasts.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 33 votes
    Freeware media player that supports many features for advanced users who desire to watch video files at the best quality.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 19 votes
    Media Player Classic looks just like Windows Media Player 6.4, but has many additional features.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 212 votes
    Small, fast and handy player with powerful tools to handle your files and listen to your tracks.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 4.4 / 5
    7 votes
    SMPlayer is a free media player for Windows and Linux with built-in codecs that can play virtually all video and audio formats. It doesn't need any external codecs. Just install SMPlayer and you'll be able to play all formats without the hassle to find and install codec packs.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 4.3 / 5
    6 votes
    Supports all the popular media formats, including DVDRip, HDTV, RMVB, QuickTime, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, AC3/DTS, VP3/6/7, Indeo, XVD, OGG/OGM, APE, FLAC, TTA, AAC, MPC, 3GP/AMR, and subtitles.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 89 votes
    Player with high quality playback, support for wide range of media files and it is low in CPU and memory consumption.
    • Freeware
    • Windows (all)
  • 91 votes
    All-in-one media player that provides a great experience for discovering, playing, and taking your digital entertainment anywhere.
    • Freeware
    • Windows 2k/XP
  • Not rated yet
    0 votes
    Clementine is a multiplatform music player. It is inspired by Amarok 1.4, focusing on a fast and easy-to-use interface for searching and playing your music.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Mac/Android