Alternative apps to VLC Media Player:
  • 4.6
    155 votes
    Multimedia player that supports a variety of different video codecs and formats.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.5
    758 votes
    Versatile media player which can cover various types of container format such as VCD, DVD, AVI, WMV among others. Windows 64-bit version also available here.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.4
    13735 votes
    iTunes is a free application for Windows and macOS. Play all your music, video and sync content to your iPhone, iPad, and Apple TV.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.6
    120 votes
    Powerful audio player that allows you to listen to your favorite music with an outstanding sound quality.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/Android
  • 4.7
    32 votes
    Foobar2000 is an advanced and very complete freeware audio player for the Windows platform.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Android
  • 4.4
    77 votes
    Freeware media player that supports many features for advanced users who desire to watch video files at the best quality.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.3
    57 votes
    MPC-HC is a lightweight, open source media player. It supports most video and audio file formats out there.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4
    36 votes
    RealPlayer is the all-in-one digital media player that lets you find anything and play everything.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.4
    2017 votes
    iTunes is a free application for Mac and PC. It plays all your digital music and video. It syncs content to your iPod, iPhone, and Apple TV.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4
    35 votes
    With Zoom Player Home FREE, you can start exploring the most powerful media player for the Windows PC now.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.2
    204 votes
    Award-winning free and open source (GPL) software media player and entertainment hub for digital media.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.7
    226 votes
    The legendary WinAMP media player can handle audio CDs, MP3 audio files, and streaming audio broadcasts.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.8
    104 votes
    All-in-one media player that provides a great experience for discovering, playing, and taking your digital entertainment anywhere.
    • Freeware
    • Windows 2k/XP
  • 4.5
    207 votes
    Highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.1
    65 votes
    Introducing the most feature-packed video player ever made.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS
  • 4.3
    95 votes
    Search and download subtitles automatically from opensubtitles.org using the hash of the video currently playing or its title.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4
    13 votes
    ALLPlayer is probably one of the most popular program for watching movies with subtitles.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.2
    19 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.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.3
    26 votes
    SVP allows you to watch any video on your desktop computer using frame interpolation (as it is available on high-end TVs and projectors).
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 5 /5
    1 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/macOS/Android
  • 5
    17 votes
    VSO-Media Player is a very simple way to listen the music files from your computer.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 5 /5
    1 votes
    CS Media Player is a simple audio player that you can use to listen to your favorite music files and create your own playlists.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.8 /5
    4 votes
    Metal Player supports most of media files, mpeg, vob (DVD), avi, wav, midi, mov, asf, divx, flv, m3k, 3gp.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.3 /5
    3 votes
    OrangeCD Player is a compact freeware program that allows you to listen audio CDs through your computer CD-ROM and audio card.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.6
    8 votes
    Easily play your favourite FLV files in the hard disk or from internet.
    • Ad Supported
    • Windows
  • 4.3
    9 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
  • 4.7
    7 votes
    Splash lets you watch and convert your videos like never before - superb performance, smooth motion, crisp details and vivid colors.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.4
    8 votes
    Kantaris is an all new media player based on code from Videolan client (VLC) and Bass audio library.
    • Freeware
    • Windows
  • 4.2 /5
    5 votes
    Serviio is a free media server. It allows you to stream your media files (music, video or images) to renderer devices (e.g. a TV set, Bluray player, games console or mobile phone) on your connected home network.
    • Freeware
    • Windows/macOS/Linux