Foobar2000 is an audio player that includes full unicode support, ReplayGain support and native support for several popular audio formats.


  • 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

  • Beta version updated to 2.0.10
  • Android version updated to 1.3.1
  • Added support for playing Opus audio in MP4 container.
  • Fixed obscure UI glitches (list controls, Default UI splitter).
  • Suppressed repeating library scan error messages.
  • More consistent behavior of Properties dialog/element vs channel mask info on multi-selection.
  • Made possible to autoupdate components larger than 16MB.
  • FTP protocol bug fixes.
  • Improved media library compatibility with some read-only network shares.
  • Removed annoying 'legacy page' prompt for preferences pages not implementing apply/cancel logic.


  • Rewritten Android filesystem integration.
  • Added support for playing DTS and AC3 files.
  • Improved playlist manipulation features.
  • Media Library can now index folders shared with rclone over HTTP.
  • Internet radio compatibility fixes.
  • Options to toggle what's shown on the main screen, under Advanced.
  • New "internet radio" page where you can input and play your radio station URLs.
  • TuneFUSION pairing fixes, previously paired instances are no longer remembered indefinitely and falsely discovered when trying to pair a new one.


  • Fixed stuck now playing album art with many single tracks in one folder.
  • Workaround for certain radio serving .pls that 302-redirects to audio/mpeg stream.
  • Playlist Search: Don't reload view / drop selection if search refresh changed nothing.
  • Properly focus newly spawned UI Element popup - Library Search etc is now focused if invoked via global hotkey.
  • Implemented #EXT-X-PROGRAM-DATE-TIME for HLS internet radio.
  • Fixed incorrect decoding of FLAC files with 3 channels and no explicit channel mask set. (beta 3)
  • Better formatting of HTTPS related error messages. (beta 4)
  • Fixed a rare shutdown crash. (beta 4)