Updated 16 Oct 2018
Zoom Player Home Free
A versatile media player with handy controls: Zoom Player has always been a favourite media player and was one of the first ever featured on this site.
8.07 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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Zoom Player Standard
Zoom Player is a Highly Customizable, Feature Rich Media Player.
8.07 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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Zoom Player Max
Zoom Player has always been one of our favorite media players and over the years, it hasn't made too many modifications to the main interface, yet has managed to add tons of new customizations.
2.84 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPCommercial
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GOM Player
If you're sick of mucking about with required codec packs and missing decoders, then GOM Player might just become your favourite all-in-one media player.
4.08 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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QQ Player
QQ Player is a video player which can play most popular video and audio formats including Flash video: QQ Player is a multimedia player for various audio and video formats such as Flash SWF, MKV, MPEG and many others.
29.15 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
MKV Player
A video player dedicated to playing MKV files with support for other common formats: MKV Player is a very basic, yet completely free video player which tackles the singular task of properly playing back high-definition MKV files which some users have had trouble playing on the standard Windows Media Player.
5.24 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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ALShow
A universal media player which does not require additional codecs to play movies: ALShow is a small and basic media player which attempts to be able to playback all types of video files, big and small, without the requirement to install additional codecs and filters.
5.55 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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ALLPlayer
A simple, yet popular media player for watching videos in most popular formats, support for decoding codecs and subtitles: ALLPlayer is a very popular and useful program for watching several different types of video and movie formats for the PC.
32.33 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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DVB Dream
A DVB terrestrial player for Windows with many TV-like features: DVB Dream is DVB player with many nice and unique features (more below), it supports standards DVB-S, DVB-C, DVB-T and more.
8.6 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPShareware
Blaze HDTV Player
Blaze HDTV Player is a fully-featured digital television player for your home PC.
15.03 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
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SMPlayer
A completely free and flexible video player built on MPlayer which supports most audio and video files out-of-the-box: SMPlayer is a versatile media player which takes on the task of playing media files, a backend for MPlayer, a media player originally created for Linux Users.
9.3 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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MPCSTAR
A fully featured media player with separate audio and video components, and support for all of the most used video codecs and formats: MPCSTAR is a completely multimedia player which does away with the need for additional codecs or the installation of codec packs, simply because it already includes support for most of what users will need.
20.8 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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EDM2014 Video Player
A standalone video player which does not require extra codecs or codec packs: Among the piles of free video players out there taking the queue from VLC Media Player by not requiring additional codec packs comes EDM2014 Video Player, also known by other variants using a similar arrangement of words.
11 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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Splash Pro
A video player supporting high-definition videos and online video sharing: plash PRO EX lets you enjoy your videos like never before %u2013 smooth motion, crisp details and vivid colors.
15.84 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPShareware
Light Alloy
Beautiful media player which supports Blu-ray disc and most media files using its built-in codecs: Light Alloy is a free and lightweight multimedia player which can play some of the most popular video files found online, including MKV, MOV, FLV, etc.
1.14 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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Applian FLV Player
A free FLV player that can play downloaded videos from the web on your PC: FLV Player is an FLV video player which supports the playback of legacy DailyMotion videos.
1.57 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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TerraTec DVB Viewer
DVBViewer allows you to experience Digital TV on your PC.
11 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
AK-Player
A media player which supports video, audio and pictures. Includes several standard features: Zoom Video, Multi-Screen (Run many object in the same time with high performance) Rate (20 levels to fast and slow video or audio.
9.33 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
DivX Web Player
With the free DivX Web Player, you will be able to watch high definition videos on certain sites which require DivX support.
911 KB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Splash
A high definition video player which can playback many types of video files including movies, TV series and DVB-T digital terrestrial broadcasts: Splash Lite gives your Windows PC a fully-functional, high quality and freeware high definition video player.
13.03 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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SesamTV Media Center
Freeware Media Center: SesamTV Media Center is a multimedia player to "create your own digital home" featuring a new and improved user interface for playing digital TV (digital cable, satellite), audio files (mp3s, wma), DivX and XviD videos, internet radio and photo albums.
10.94 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTFree
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DAPlayer
A free high definition video player with support for surround sound, Blu-ray discs, AVCHD, TS and MKV files: DAPlayer is a nice-looking free multimedia player which includes support not just for the most common video formats, but also for playing Blu-ray discs without having to install additional software.
15.53 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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QuickTime Alternative
QuickTime Alternative is a free and very lightweight program which can be used to play QuickTime MOV and QT files without the need to install that bloated and often buggy software by Apple.
18.3 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Toshiba Video Player
TOSHIBA Video Player is a Windows-based software application that lets you view DVD movies, or video content recorded using home video camcorders.
111 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
NVIDIA 3D Vision Video Player
The NVIDIA 3D Vision Video Player is an official program offered by NVIDIA which allows you to playback stereoscopic movies directly from a PC.
4.5 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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MPlayer WW
MPlayer WW is a free and open source video player that is based exclusively on MPlayer but with a different interface.
10.4 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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MPC-BE
MPC-BE (Media Player Classic - Black Edition) is a free and well thought-out video player which has taken a lot from other open source projects, especially that of the original Media Player Classic.
8.3 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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SWF Opener
It can be an interesting task to open SWF files directly without some sort of extra software involved, but SWF Opener is a legacy program that seems to be able to pull it off.
618 KB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Veoh Player
The Veoh Player is the best way to enjoy Internet TV.
1.9 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
FLVPlayer4Free
Whether or not you are familiar with the file format FLV (Flash Video), you have probably used it before..
0.16 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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3PG Player
Ever had trouble playing your mobile phone videos on your PC; they just don't play back properly or are overall just choppy?
15.74 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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BBC iPlayer Downloads
(UK Only) Allows you to enjoy your favourite BBC programmes (formerly BBC iPlayer Desktop): BBC iPlayer Downloads is an easy to use tool that will enable you to download and watch BBC programmes onto your PC so that you can watch them when you are not connected to the Internet.
20.5 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
3GP Player
Play all your 3GP videos on your PC: 3GP Player 2011 is a free 3GP player for your PC.
15.74 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
FreeSmith Video Player
FreeSmith Video Player is a completely free (as in beer) all-in-one video player which not only supports the playback of most video formats out there, but also perfectly plays Blu-ray videos back without any fuss.
8.55 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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RealPlayer
Long-running media player and management tool which plays all types of video and audio files, saves to the cloud, organizes photos and specializes in RealMedia file playback: RealPlayer (formerly RealPlayer Cloud) is an award winning media player that lets you download, play and organize all your video files and music in virtually any format.
52.5 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
jetVideo
jetVideo is a basic video player which can play several video and audio formats including DVD video, RealMedia, WMV, AVI and MP3.
25.3 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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ProgDVB
Watch high definition television from a satellite feed on from online sources: ProgDVB is a comprehensive video and radio tuner for the PC.
12.1 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Full Player
Full Player is a video playback program which attempts to compete with other titles such as VLC Media Player, UM Player and RealPlayer.
13.51 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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SmartDVB
SmartDVB is a digital television viewer which interfaces with DVB and satellite cards.
19.5 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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The Core Media Player
The Core Media Player is a music and video player which was popular in the mid-2000s and though it's faded in popularity, still has a loyal following.
3.2 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Netflix for Windows
Netflix for Windows 8 is an alternative way to access your Netflix account offering an interesting way to interact using a touch screen.
1.0 MB | For Windows 8Free
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Sublight
Searches the web for available subtitles in your language of choice: Sublight is not a media player in the tradition sense, but more of a tool to actually find subtitles in your native or preferred language.
3.87 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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Total Video Player
A video player supporting mobile video formats like common and uncommon video formats like 3PG, MP4 and FLV: If you don't have a program like VLC Media Player or another universal media player, opening some files can sometimes be an issue.
1.99 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XP / NTFree
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SockPlayer
Play multiple video formats along with a screen capture utility: SockPlayer is a fully-fledged media player that supports all popular video and audio formats.
17.66 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 (64-bit, 32-bit) / Vista / XPFree
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SMPlayer Portable
The portable version of SMPlayer is a versatile media player which takes on the task of playing media files, a backend for MPlayer, a media player originally created for Linux users.
19.9 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Adobe Shockwave Player
Shockwave Player is the web standard for powerful multimedia playback.
23.4 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
PotPlayer
Interesting and intuitive media player supporting all of the popular video and multimedia codecs and formats: PotPlayer is one of those video players which includes a lot of functionality that one doesn't usually expect.
15.7 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Veoh Web Player
Especially designed to work only with the Veoh video sharing web site, the Veoh Web Player can access additional content in high definition and download videos.
18.8 MB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
TCPMP
The Core Pocket Media Player (also just known as TCPMP) is a small and flexible video player which was designed to be used on portable devices such as PocketPC and Windows CE.
850 KB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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Zattoo
Zattoo is a free desktop client for watching television programs.
476 KB | For Windows 7, Windows 8 / Vista / XPFree
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