Videos Alternatives

    Videos is described as '(previously Totem) is the official movie player of the GNOME desktop environment based on xine-lib or GStreamer. It features a playlist, a full-screen mode, seek and volume controls, as well as keyboard navigation' and is a well-known app in the Video & Movies category. There are more than 50 alternatives to Videos for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Android and BSD. The best alternative is VLC Media Player, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Videos are PotPlayer (Free), SMPlayer (Free, Open Source), MX Player (Freemium) and KMPlayer (Free).

    This page was last updated Jun 4, 2021

    1. 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.
    2. AVPlayer can play almost any computer video file format such as AVI, Xvid, WMV and much more clearly and effortlessly. No converting hassles. Just copy files via USB and just drag and drop into the AVPlayer’s Media Explorer.
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      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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      Kaffeine is a media player for the KDE desktop environment. In the playlist window you can easily create playlists by just dragging some files or folders from the upper left file browser and drop it onto the playlist.
    3. 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.



    4. nPlayer provides high quality video play performance and easy control-UI supporting almost all kinds of video formats and codecs without file converting efforts. And nPlayer also supports H.
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    5. 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      The program is no longer updated.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.

    6. AGL Video Player is the most intuitive, fastest and smoothest Video Player on the Android Market which gives you an excellent viewing experience when you play local movies and online videos. It is one of the best video playback tool for android phone.

      Warning

      The apps requires suspected permissions: once installed it asks you to allow them to collect your personal data including DeviceId , location , your payment details , biometrics data etc.

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    7. 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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    8. Browser based, Chromecast compatible video player with subtitle support, automated subtitle fetching, remote control and voice synthesis. It works on your tab and doesn't require any plugins.
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