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You can now vote for your favorite projects/products of 2017. This is your chance to be heard! Voting ends on February 7th.


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View Poll Results: Video Media Player of the Year
Dragon Player 1 0.34%
DVD-Player (XBMC) 0 0%
FFplay 1 0.34%
kaffeine 1 0.34%
Miro 0 0%
mplayer 31 10.44%
mplayer2 9 3.03%
mpv 31 10.44%
MythTV Internal player 0 0%
Totem 4 1.35%
VideoPlayer (Kodi) 8 2.69%
VLC 202 68.01%
xine 7 2.36%
Xplayer 2 0.67%
Voters: 297. You may not vote on this poll

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Old 02-07-2018, 06:07 PM   #31
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Mplayer
 
Old 02-09-2018, 09:48 AM   #32
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I don't know why VLC gets so much acclaim, try and watch a 4k UHD movie with it. It doesn't use any multithreading.
https://trac.videolan.org/vlc/ticket/4892
 
Old 02-09-2018, 07:24 PM   #33
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Switched from VLC to SMPlayer a couple of years ago. Just found MPV, with which I am most impressed.....plays absolutely everything you can think of.


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Old 02-10-2018, 04:53 AM   #34
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plays absolutely everything you can think of.
it also integrates youtube-dl, so anything you can download with it, you can instead pass the link to mpv and it plays it directly.
 
Old 02-10-2018, 07:22 AM   #35
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it also integrates youtube-dl, so anything you can download with it, you can instead pass the link to mpv and it plays it directly.
Ah! Thanks for the tip.


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Old 02-11-2018, 12:54 AM   #36
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VLC for everything.
 
  


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