K-Lite Codec Pack Alternatives

    K-Lite Codec Pack is described as 'collection of codecs, DirectShow filters and tools. Codecs and DirectShow filters are needed for encoding and decoding (playing) audio and video formats' and is a well-known app in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 10 alternatives to K-Lite Codec Pack for Windows and Linux. The best alternative is Xvid, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like K-Lite Codec Pack are CCCP: Combined Community Codec Pack (Free), LAVfilters (Free, Open Source), ADVANCED Codecs for Windows (Free) and Kawaii Codec Pack (Free).

    This page was last updated Jun 23, 2021

    Platforms

    • Windows
    • Linux

    Features

    • AAC
    • Filters

    License

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    • Open Source
    • Paid
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    • Xvid is an open-source research project focusing on video compression and is a collaborative development effort. All code is released under the terms of the GNU GPL license. View 11 alternatives to Xvid
      Almost everyone thinks Xvid is a great alternative to K-Lite Codec Pack.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      • Linux
    • The CCCP was created to replace the video playback packs provided in favor of a single reliable pack capable of decoding practically anything. View 12 alternatives to CCCP: Combined Community Codec Pack
      Most users think CCCP: Combined Community Codec Pack is a great alternative to K-Lite Codec Pack.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last update, released in October 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows


    • LAV Filters are a set of open-source DirectShow filters, aimed to eventually replace the better part of the playback chain required to play all and any modern media. View 9 alternatives to LAVfilters
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
    • A collection of audio and video codecs that contains full suite of all the best codecs available for Windows. View 8 alternatives to ADVANCED Codecs for Windows
      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
    • KCP is a codec pack that contains the latest DirectShow components, utilized to decode an array of media types. View 3 alternatives to Kawaii Codec Pack

      Discontinued

      The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 0.6.0.6, released in August 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows


    • x264vfw is the VfW (Video for Windows) version of well known x264 encoder + ffh264 decoder (from FFmpeg/Libav project). View 1 alternatives to x264vfw
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
    • DScaler 4 is a piece of software that captures video, processes it, and scales it for presentation on a projector or computer monitor. View 6 alternatives to DScaler
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
    • AC3Filter is a high quality free audio decoder and processor filter. It allows media players to playback movies with AC3 and DTS audio tracks. View 5 alternatives to AC3Filter

      Discontinued

      The official website is no longer available and the program was not updated since 2009. Last version, 0.7b, can be still downloaded from SourceForge

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
    • Do you download movies and get confused by all the different formats and codecs? View 7 alternatives to Codec Pack All-In-1

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last update, 6.0.3.0, released in January 2006, can be still downloaded from FileHippo.com

      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
    • Based on VSFilter 2.39 Guliverkli2 with various important changes from VSFilter 2.41 MPC-HC View 6 alternatives to xy-VSFilter
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
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