nPlayer Alternatives

    nPlayer is described as 'provides high quality video play performance and easy control-UI supporting almost all kinds of video formats and codecs without file converting efforts' and is an app in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 100 alternatives to nPlayer 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 nPlayer are MPC-HC (Free, Open Source), MPV (Free, Open Source), PotPlayer (Free) and Clementine (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Jul 6, 2021

    1. JetAudio is integrated, multimedia software made of a single compact rack. Not only does it play various music and video files, it also has features such as CD burning, recording, and conversion to other file formats.
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    2. Nightingale is a free and powerfull music player for Linux, Windows and Mac based on the Songbird media player source code. A beautiful interface with a wide range of supported audio formats, all with multi-platform support!

      Discontinued

      Last update was on January 12, 2014 for version 1.12.1 - https://blog.getnightingale.com/2014/01/12/announcing-nightingale-1-12-1/

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    3. BSPlayer is the first software movie player ever to enable its users to focus on watching the movie instead of dealing with poor computer capabilities or running around looking for a proper setting and codec. Also, it has very low CPU and RAM requirements.
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Self-Hosted
      • SparkyLinux
      • Raspberry Pi
      • UDOO
      Volumio is a free and Open Source Linux Distribution, designed and fine-tuned exclusively for music playback. It runs on a variety of devices, typically small and cheap computers like the Raspberry PI, but also on low power PCs, notebooks or thin clients.
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      A professional and reliable software solution that provides you with the latest codecs and enables high quality DivX HEVC video creation and video streaming.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      UMPlayer is a movie player which runs on many systems. It plays most MPEG/VOB, AVI, Ogg/OGM, VIVO, ASF/WMA/WMV, QT/MOV/MP4, RealMedia, Matroska, NUT, NuppelVideo, FLI, YUV4MPEG, FILM, RoQ, PVA files, supported by many native, XAnim, and Win32 DLL codecs.

      Discontinued

      No more updates, latest downloads from 2011: https://sourceforge.net/projects/umplayer/files/

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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      • Xfce
      Parole is a media player for the Xfce desktop environment, written using the GStreamer framework. Parole features playback of local media files, including video with subtitles support, DVD/CD and live streams; it is also extensible via plugins. Download tar.bz2 —...
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      • FreemiumProprietary
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Android
      • Android Tablet
      doubleTwist is a media management app that organizes and syncs the iTunes playlists, videos and photos on your Android phone.
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    4. Light Alloy is a multimedia player for Windows. Features Timeline So you can see graphically how much is played and how much is still to play .

      Discontinued

      Last update was in December 2013.

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