Alternatives to FFDShow for all platforms with any license

  • K-Lite Codec Pack icon

    K-Lite Codec Pack

    K-Lite Codec Pack is a collection of codecs, DirectShow filters and tools. Codecs and DirectShow filters are needed for encoding and...

    Free Windows

  • ffdshow tryouts icon

    ffdshow tryouts

    ffdshow tryouts is a DirectShow and Video for Windows codec with support for a wide range of audio and video formats, such as Xvid...

    Open Source Windows

  • Xvid icon


    Xvid is an open-source research project focusing on video compression and is a collaborative development effort. All code is released...

    Open Source Windows Linux

  • LAVfilters icon


    LAV Filters are a set of open-source DirectShow filters, aimed to eventually replace the better part of the playback chain required to...

    Open Source Windows

  • AC3Filter icon


    AC3Filter is a high quality free audio decoder and processor filter. It allows media players to playback movies with AC3 and DTS audio...

    Open Source Windows

  • iSubtitle icon


    iSubtitle - Soft subtitled movies for your Apple gear The first and only application to take full advantage of Apple's soft...

    Commercial Mac

  • Codec Pack All-In-1 Discontinued

    Do you download movies and get confused by all the different formats and codecs? Now you dont need to worry about downloading your...

    Free Windows

FFDShow Comments

Best Codec ever

Positive Comment by Apaosha
about FFDShow and ffdshow tryouts, MPC-HC Sep 2012

I use the latest build of ffdshow tryouts ( see ) with MPC-HC, and I just love it. 1080p-stuff looks much better than with VLC.


[Edited by Apaosha, September 10]