VLC Media Player

VLC is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player and framework.

Best VLC Media Player Alternatives

Popular Alternatives to VLC Media Player for iPad. Explore 17 iPad apps like VLC Media Player, all suggested and ranked by the AlternativeTo user community.
List updated: 6/5/2017 10:07:00 AM

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  • KMPlayer icon

    KMPlayer

    The KMPlayer is a versatile media player which can cover various types of container format such as TS (also from Technisat Digicorder), VCD, DVD, AVI, MKV, Ogg Theora, OGM, 3GP, MPEG-1/2/4, WMV, RealMedia, and QuickTime among others. It handles a wide range of subtitles and allows you to capture audio, video, and screenshots in many ways. For playing TS-movies from the Technisat Digicorder you need the KMPlayer.

    Free Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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    • Bundleware Be careful during installation. https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/
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    GOM Media Player

    GOM Media Player (Gretech Online Movie Player) is a freeware media player. Key strengths are the ability to play the majority of media files without the need to obtain a codec, and the ability to play some broken media files, both advantages over traditional players, like Windows Media Player. GOM Player supports file formats such as AVI, DAT, MPEG, DivX, XviD, WMV, ASF.

    Free Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

    • Bundleware The installer contains additional bloatware that can hijack your browser's settings. Be careful during the installation: https://alternativeto.net/discussions/applications/11718/be-careful-in-the-installation/
    • Its effects are easier to use and it has an extensive Preferences selection; BE AWARE, they have a separate music player. I have both. the Reverb is solid. you can avoid the Crapware by doing the first download from Ninite and just updating or do a custom install. To my knowledge GOM does not recored. clydelymanMar 2017 • 1 agrees and 0 disagrees Disagree   Agree
    • VLC Player looks like it belongs on a Windows 95 computer. GOM Player has a much more professional interface with lots of options. Guest • Jul 2015 • 1 agrees and 3 disagrees Disagree   Agree
  • RealPlayer icon

    RealPlayer

    RealPlayer with RealTimes (aka “RealPlayer” for short) still includes the legacy features, such as Video Player, Downloader, Converter, Organizer and Web Videos. It also includes RealTimes features, such as Photos and RealTimes Stories, the automatic video collage feature. RealPlayer premium features continue to be DVD Playback, DVD & CD Burning and Music Cleaner.

    Freemium Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad Kindle Fire

  • Style Jukebox icon

    Style Jukebox

    Style Jukebox Cloud Player is the easiest way to take your music anywhere and listen to it on all your devices, online and offline. Style Jukebox is free up to 1,000 songs and it's available for Windows, iOS, Android and Windows Phone, with more devices coming soon. Instant access to your music. Anywhere. Never miss a chance to sing to your favorite songs. ? No country restrictions. Stream your music wherever there's an Internet connection.

    Commercial Windows Web Android iPhone Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

  • AVPlayer icon

    AVPlayer

    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. The AVPlayer can also support external subtitle files such as SMI and SRT. So if you enjoy watching videos on your iPad, then the AVPlayer is an absolute necessity.

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    MoliPlayer

    Do you enjoy watching videos on your smartphone but don’t want to mess with set-up details like “transcoding”, “formats” or “codecs” etc.? We've got the solution. MoliPlayer basically plays “anything you throw at it”, MOV, RMVB, AVI, WMV, MP4, MKV*…you name it. MoliPlayer is capable of playing high-definition 720p RMVB, AVI, WMV,even 1080p MOV and MP4 videos smoothly and hassle-free. It saves up to 30% power on selected formats to help your iPad/iPhone’s battery last longer.

    Freemium Android iPhone Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad

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    • Discontinued The apps seem to be no longer updated. Last versions, released in 2014/2015, can be still downloaded from the appstores.
  • nPlayer icon

    nPlayer

    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.264/MPEG4 hardware acceleration and powerful, stable streaming technology which enable to stream-play from WebDAV, FTP, SMB, UPnP/DNLA server.

    Commercial $ $ $ iPhone iPad

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    nessViewer

    nessViewer is the all-round media application to edit, browse, collect and arrange, present, transfer and stream media. It combines media player, media center, media server, media editor and preview tool. The main idea is to use only one media application instead of switching between several applications like DVD Player, Front Row, Safari, QuickTime Player and Preview. And to combine the most important features of these applications with further functionality.

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    Goodplayer

    No need to convert the media files before playing it, GoodPlayer can play AVI, Xvid, Divx, DAT,VOB,FLV,WMV , MKV, MP4, RM, RMVB, HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, RTSP, MMS, SFTP, SMB, MMSH, MMST, RTP, UPnP and UDP etc..., files and streaming directly on iOS devices. Just transfer the media files to your iOS devices by iTunes File Sharing or over Wi-Fi, then it can be played at once.

    Commercial $ $ $ iPhone iPad

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  • TapTunes icon

    TapTunes

    With TapTunes, you will experience your music collection like never before. Touch, tap, drag, shake, swipe, pinch ? you've never been this close to your tunes! By presenting albums visually in a random order, TapTunes brings you much closer to your music than you'd ever get by scrolling through an alphabetical list of artist names. You'll soon find yourself rediscovering old favorites and listening to those forgotten gems lurking around the edges of your music library.

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    It's Playing

    “Watching movies on the new iPad is pretty great. [...] It’s Playing not only plays pretty much any movie format without having to re-encode it first, it also puts in some amazing new features not seen anywhere else.”, cultofmac.com “Overall, the new features of It's Playing 3.0 completely put the competition to shame.”, iphoneblogr.com “for smooth playback of high-def video, and the excellent picture and volume adjustments, It's playing is the current champ.”, wired.

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    yxplayer

    yxPlayer is video player for mobile devices, With yxPlayer you can play DivX/Xvid, WMV, H.264, and more.

    Freemium Windows Mobile Android S60 iPad

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  • Azul Media Player icon

    Azul Media Player

    Azul is a media player that allows you to download video directly from the web and play it immediately, no matter the format. You can also transfer files to Azul over iTunes. Azul supports the following video formats: 3gp, sf, avi, divx, dv, flv, gxf, m2p, m2ts, m2v, m4v, mkv, moov, mov, mp4, mpeg, mpeg1, mpeg2, mpeg4, mpg, mpv, mt2s, mts, mxf, ogm, ogv, ps, qt, rm, rmvb, ts, vob, webm, wm, wmv Azul also offers optional password-protection.

    Commercial iPhone iPad

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  • PlayerXtreme Media Player icon

    PlayerXtreme Media Player

    PlayerXtreme Media Player is a cross-platform audio player, video player, movie player and online streaming player for iOS, Android and Apple TV. With this free media player you can play videos, watch movies, listen to music and more, in any format, with perfect audio and video results, on the go from anywhere, even if they don’t normally play or even sync with your Phone or Tablet.

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    OPlayer

    OPlayer boosts your iPhone/iPod's media abilities, allowing it to stream audio and video of almost format. Features: - Easily wifi transfer to download media files from your PC to your iPhone/iPod. - Built-in web browser to download/play media files in your iPhone/iPod - Supports FTP Client to download media files to your iPhone/iPod. - Plays almost any audio formats on iPhone. (MP3/WMA/RM/AAC) - Plays almost any video formats on iPhone.

    Commercial iPhone iPad

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  • CineXPlayer icon

    CineXPlayer

    You love to watch your movies on your iPad. But some of the most popular formats (such as Xvid) won’t sync or play on the iPad. CineXPlayer is the solution for you! It plays Xvid movies on the iPad, along with most other popular formats. (However, you may occasionally come across an Xvid movie you will not be able to play.) Features: •MKV, XVid, MP4, H264, DTS, AC3, E-AC3, AVI, MOV, M4A,MP3, M4V •400+ Live Channels (inc.

    Commercial Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad Kindle Fire

  • Buzz Player icon

    Buzz Player

    BUZZ Player is a multimedia player supporting many audio and video codecs and file formats, and various streaming protocols. BUZZ Player can play almost anything, including: +) Container formats: 3GP, AVI, ASF, FLV, MKV (Matroska), MOV (QuickTime), MP4, NUT, Ogg, OGM, RealMedia, Bink, WMV, XVID, DIVX. +) Video formats: Cinepak, DV, H.263, H.

    Commercial iPhone iPad

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