VLC Player is a free multimedia player for windows capable of playing virtually any Audio/Video format out there without the need of any extra codecs. VLC is an open source program which means anybody can use and redistribute it without paying any license fees. It is considered the most light-weight and feature-filled media player currently available. VLC Media Player allows users to customize its looks as well as settings. If you would like to change the look of the player’s interface then take a look at these free skins after downloading and installing VLC Player.
VLC Media Player Supported Formats:
MKV, WMV, MPEG, MP4, MOV, AVI, DIVX, XVID, FLV, FLAC, WAV, REAL plus many more.
VLC player is a highly portable multimedia player for various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, XviD, WMV, mp3, ogg, …) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. It can also be used as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network.
VLC Media Player has great hotkey support, if you take the time to learn the shortcuts so it can be controlled without touching your mouse. If you’re watching DVDs or video files through it, this is not an issue. VLC Media Player makes it easy to add subtitles to your video files too – just add the SRT file to the folder where your video is kept, and it will automatically play with subtitles.