Media Player Classic Alternatives for Windows

    There are many alternatives to Media Player Classic for Windows and since it's discontinued a lot of people are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is VLC Media Player, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 100 alternatives to Media Player Classic and loads of them are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to Media Player Classic are MPC-HC (Free, Open Source), MPV (Free, Open Source), PotPlayer (Free) and SMPlayer (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jun 4, 2021

      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      DVDFab Media Player is the best Blu-ray media player software available in cyberspace. It plays back all the video formats you have, including the HEVC (H.265), UHD and 4K videos, as well as DVD/Blu-ray ISO, folders and disc playback.
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    1. Enjoy Watching Up to 16 Videos At Once! Control Multiple Videos with Playlists & Keyboard Shortcut Support. Watching Videos Will Never be the Same Again!


      • Free PersonalProprietary
      • Windows
      • Android
      ALLPlayer is a freeware with modern and intuitive interface, known more from smartphones and tablets. All functions are easily accessible, the exact moment they are needed, and with automatic and free codecs updates can you play any video or audio files.
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    2. Wise Video Player is an all formats video player. With a simple drag and drop to play any format video, include Blu Ray video.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Windows
      Based on libVLC 2.2.0 Browse local or remote (via UPNP UPNP broken in VLC since 2.08) files and adjust settings using On Screen Display (O.S.D.) Frontpage movies menu with automatically downloaded posters (from omdbapi.

      Discontinued

      No updates since 2015. See https://sourceforge.net/projects/jucevlc/files/

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      A simple and minimalist music player.

      Discontinued

      Latest commit on Mar 30, 2017. See https://github.com/DracotMolver/Soube

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    3. Open-source video player with the following features: - Support for libavformat and libavcodec; - Support for wide range of raw video formats; - Support for OpenCV imag/video processing library - Advanced frame zoom with easy to use pan function - Useful information in...

      Discontinued

      no new updates for 3 years, github is read-only

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      Originating from the Jahshaka project OpenLibraries based Cineplay is a multi platform video player that supports a wide array of codecs.
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    4. The award-winning OpenSource media player MPlayer for the Windows platform. With frontends SMPlayer and MPUI.
    5. rulesPlayer is a clean and easy-to-use GUI for MPlayer under Windows, written in D and DWT.

      Discontinued

      Last version, 0.99.3, was released on 2007. It is still downloadable from the official website.

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