PotPlayer Alternatives

    PotPlayer is described as 'Potplayer is a minimalist media player that has an extensive range of configurable options to choose from and lots of functionality' and is one of the leading apps in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 100 alternatives to PotPlayer for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is VLC Media Player, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like PotPlayer are MPC-HC (Free, Open Source), MPV (Free, Open Source), SMPlayer (Free, Open Source) and MPC-BE (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 4, 2021

    1. Tired of music players that take forever to start up because they're loading ads or trying to download stuff? Of music players that ignore Bluetooth controls, or stop responding after a few minutes? I was too, so I wrote this app!
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    2. Zoom Player is a powerful, flexible and customizable DVD and media player for Windows.


    3. Clip is a convergent video player and collection manager utilizing MPV as the backend. By using MPV, you can also play remote videos by entering the URL besides local videos.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • FLATHUB
      • Flatpak
      Open source video player built with Qt/QML and libmpv.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      • Windows Phone
      • Xbox
      Movies & TV (Canada and the US) or Films & TV (UK, Ireland, Australia, and New Zealand), previously Xbox Video and Zune Video, is the default video player of Windows 10 and Xbox One.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      PlayerXtreme Media Player is the most popular cross-platform audio, video, movie and online streaming Player for your device.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Android
      • Windows Phone
      QtAV is a multimedia playback library based on Qt and FFmpeg. It can help you to write a player with less effort than ever before. Features Hardware decoding suppprt: DXVA2, VAAPI, VDA/VideoToolbox, CedarX, CUDA(the 1st player support CUDA on linux?
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    4. A GTK+2 interface to MPlayer. The power of MPlayer combined with a friendly interface for your desktop; You can play all your multimedia (audio, video, CD, DVDs, and VCDs, streams etc.

      Discontinued

      Latest version from Jan 10, 2014
      https://code.google.com/archive/p/gnome-mplayer/downloads

    5. This program aims to be a multi-engine (Include of Perian Project) player designed for playing movies nicely for a person who likes to watch or present movies on their computer (such as the casual viewer or the video artist).

      Discontinued

      The project is no longer developed. Last version, 0.98, released in April 2014, can be still downloaded from GitHub.

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    6. MPlayer OSX Extended is the future of MPlayer OSX. Leveraging the power of the MPlayer and FFmpeg open source projects, MPlayer OSX Extended aims to deliver a powerful, functional and no frills video player for OSX.
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