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You can now vote for your favorite products of 2012. This is your chance to be heard! Voting ends on February 4th.


View Poll Results: Video Media Player Application of the Year
Dragon Player 8 1.44%
FFplay 0 0%
kaffeine 9 1.62%
Miro 2 0.36%
mplayer 140 25.13%
Parole 4 0.72%
Totem 13 2.33%
VLC 362 64.99%
xine 9 1.62%
mplayer2 10 1.80%
Voters: 557. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 02-02-2013, 09:54 PM   #46
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mplayer!!! it could do so much that you dont even realize. BTW there is mplayer2? anyone mind sharing that?
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Smplayer with no decorations but everything available at right click is my favourite!!!
Old 02-03-2013, 03:57 PM   #48
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What about SMPlayer?

Its a front-end to mplayer.
Old 02-04-2013, 07:39 AM   #49
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Voted mplayer since I use SMplayer all the time. VLC is a close second
Old 02-04-2013, 09:12 AM   #50
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SMPlayer for me, thanks. It has mplayer goodness wrapped up in a clean, easy to use and configure interface.
Old 02-05-2013, 03:38 AM   #51
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MPlayer straight from the terminal is really all that I need to play any audio and video files. MPlayer will get the job done just as well as anything else.
But for those who want a clean and easy to use front end GUI for MPlayer, then SMPlayer makes for an excellent media player.


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