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

    1. XULPlayer is an open-source media player and converter built on Mozilla XUL and MPlayer. It intends to be a flexible, user-friendly desktop media center with support for most popular audio and video formats and rich user experience.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 0.6.0, released on April, 27th, 2009, can be still downloaded from the official website.

    2. Kioo is designed and utilizes a number of open source projects which holds different open source licenses. Without them, the player could not exist.
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      MPCSTAR is an all-in-one package of video player, audio player and many codecs. It contains a user-friendly player and carefully selected codecs to support various media formats. With MPCSTAR, you would be able to play all your movies and music downloaded from the internet.
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    3. Watch your favorite DVDs on your home theater system, desktop or laptop PC, and enjoy crystal-clear pictures with top audio performance.
    4. very simple Media Player Youtube Viewer and audio/video Download Powerful Playlists (Create and manage multiple playlist lists) Music Play UI (album Image and lyrics View) 32-bit and 64-bit Windows OS support Language support for users of the English-speaking...
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      • FreeProprietary
      • Windows
      CometPlayer is an audio player, it supports nearly all popular audio formats, such as mp3, mpa, mp2, wma, ogg, flac, ape, wav, etc. It is simple in interface, easy to use, and highly personalizable.
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    5. A powerful media player which supports almost all popular digital media formats and can also play digital media files protected by DRM-X platform.
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    6. FreeSmith Video Player is a totally free video player which play videos, music with various kinds of popular formats such as AVI, MP4, 3GP, WMV, MOV, MPG etc and even support play online videos, DVD movies and blu-ray discs.

      Discontinued

      The product is no longer available on the company website. Last version, 1.10, released in September 2011, can be still downloaded from Download.com

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    7. HamMultiPlayer is a software created to scan your directories (and/or drives) to find and display several files in real time. It can be used to find, move, delete or preview any video/audio file.
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    8. Neuview media player professional is a very useful media player utility that will come in handy. Watch video at the highest quality possible: unique Pixelfusion image resolution enhancement technology. The video quality enchantment is not available in trial version.

      Discontinued

      No new updates, v6.08 since 2012.

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