Alternatives to VLC Media Player for Xfce with any license

  • MPV

    MPV is an audio and movie player based on MPlayer and mplayer2. It supports a wide variety of...

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux Android BSD ... Xfce

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    • Reliably supports more newer encodes + minimal InsaneFromEarthJul 2016 • 6 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • I had some rare cases were VLC and MPlayer couldn't play a video correctly. MPV did it for me on Linux and Windows. Also like the GUI (or the lack of it) a lot more. vektorwegDec 2016 • 6 agrees and 1 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • There was a time when VLC was justifiably considered the best open-source cross-platform movie player. MPV has closed the gap substantially and is likely to work out-of-the-box in a minority of cases where VLC gets stuck. Excellent software. Open souce (trustworthy) and free, of course. JohnFastmanDec 2016 • 6 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Its simple, plays everything and its maintained by a big community . Guest • Jul 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Best on Linux, couldn't see a 99% movie's ending, this worked like butter. munteanzenoAug 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Plays all files quickly and cleanly, displays all subtitles correctly. Guest • Oct 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • Doesn't have hiccups VLC have during playbacks InsaneFromEarthJun 2016 • 3 agrees and 2 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • More stable and fast, it is the best VLC alternative for my experience. Guest • Mar 2018 Disagree   Agree
    • It's extremely lightweight but it does the jobs done johndoeeApr 2018 Disagree   Agree
  • MPlayer

    MPlayer is a movie player which runs on many systems (see the documentation). It plays most MPEG/VOB, AVI, Ogg/OGM, VIVO, ASF/WMA/WMV, QT/MOV/MP4, RealMedia, Matroska...

    Free Open Source Mac OS X Windows Linux BSD AmigaOS ... Xfce MorphOS

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    • It read and play most media without any constraints. Guest • Mar 2017 • 2 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • Exaile

    Exaile is a cross-platform music manager and player for GTK+ written in Python and is easily extensible via plugins. It incorporates automatic fetching of album art...

    Free Open Source Windows Linux BSD Xfce

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  • Foobnix

    Foobnix audio player for Linux, Windows and Android. Main features player Support for CUE (also wv, iso.wv) is the best under Linux (zavlab); Formats MP3, MP4...

    Free Open Source Windows Linux Xfce

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    • Discontinued The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 3.1, released in June 2015, can be still downloaded from the official website.
  • Parole

    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...

    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

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  • Gnome MPlayer

    A GTK+2 interface to MPlayer. The power of MPlayer combined with a friendly interface for your desktop; You can play all your...

    Free Open Source Linux BSD Xfce MPlayer

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    • Discontinued Latest version from Jan 10, 2014 https://code.google.com/archive/p/gnome-mplayer/downloads
  • Potamus

    Lightweight audio player with a simple interface and an emphasis on high audio quality.

    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

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  • mpc

    A minimalist command line interface to MPD.

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  • ncmpc

    ncmpc is a fully featured MPD client, which runs in a terminal (using ncurses). Its goal is to provide a keyboard oriented and consistent interface to MPD, without...

    Free Open Source Linux Xfce

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  • Xfmpc

    A graphical GTK+ MPD client focusing on low footprint.

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