Pros

  • Tons of controls and effects
  • Plays virtually everything

Cons

  • Occasionally hangs on corrupt files

At A Glance

The ability to play virtually any file type without external codecs and cornucopia of controls makes VLC a must-have download.

Manufacturer’s Description

VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework that plays most multimedia files as well as DVD, Audio CD, VCD, and various streaming protocols.

The Specs

Requirements
Operating System Compatibility
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows 8 Desktop
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows XP
Download Details
License Type Free
File Size 21.0 MB
Total Downloads 439788