GOM Media Player

GOM Media Player

Download Editors' Rating:
3.5
Very good
Average User Rating:
4.1
out of 1898 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    2.2.69.5227
  • Total Downloads:
    61,976,692
  • Date Added:
    Mar. 27, 2015
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    19.2MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    91,137
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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GOM Media Player gives you the ability to play all kinds of media files right on your Windows computer with no conversions required. The list of supported formats is extensive, and the many customization options let you watch your videos exactly the way that you want to.

Pros

Configuration options: When you first install this software, the Setup Wizard walks you through the process of configuring it. For instance, you can choose a Normal, High-Quality, or TV Output configuration, and you can also specify the speaker configuration you'll be using and the Codec System you want the program to utilize.

Control Panel: The program's Control Panel includes options for adjusting video brightness, contrast, and saturation, as well as audio qualities, and subtitle details. And, of course, you'll also find controls for things like Time Jump and Playback Speed.

Cons

No real help: There is a Help option that comes with this program, but it really just takes you to a FAQ Support Center where you can ask your own question or try to search through the countless other threads to find the information you're looking for. It would be nice to have some sort of basic Quick Start Manual at least.

Extra steps: The Setup Wizard is a helpful tool, but it does seem to take you through some questionable steps. For instance, you can specify which file types you'd like the program to handle, but it would make more sense for it to handle all of them by default.

Bottom Line

GOM Media Player is a competent option if you want to play various media files right on your PC. When you're done with the Setup Wizard, you're ready to start playing videos, plain and simple. Plus, the program is completely free, so there's really no reason not to give it a try.

 
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User Reviews
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  • Current Version

    5.0

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    out of 1898 votes

    • 5 star 1026
    • 4 star 486
    • 3 star 110
    • 2 star 75
    • 1 star 201
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5 stars

"Great Player"

April 16, 2015  |  By iLeonMaestro

 |  Version: GOM Media Player 2.2.69.5227

Pros

Plays various formats of media files I have

Cons

I enjoyed using it, so none cons

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5 stars

"Best free utility"

March 03, 2015  |  By DammCantwell

 |  Version: GOM Media Player 2.2.67.5221

Pros

The program works very well. Easy to use for you!

Cons

Still searching for any!

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1 stars

"WARNING: program will install (PUP.optional.opencandy)"

March 02, 2015  |  By roberz20

 |  Version: GOM Media Player 2.2.67.5221

Pros

A good test of your malware program.

Cons

The install file contains (PUP.optional.opencandy), which Malwarebytes caught. Program contains lots of annoying Adware that will be a headache to remove from your computer.

Summary

Install at your own risk

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5 stars

"It has become my first choice media player"

February 26, 2015  |  By Terry Gay

 |  Version: GOM Media Player 2.2.67.5221

Pros

Gom plays all formats and the picture and sound have gotten perfect.

Cons

None now. Its a near perfect media player.

Summary

Gom used to have inferior sound playback and I wrote and told them this. For the last year and half they have fixed this. Now the sound is clear and powerful and I am using Gom as my first media player for everything. VLC use to be my first choice, but Gretech has hit a home run with their latest iterations of their player. It has the best picture, the best sound, and the options are easy to use. This one gets five stars!

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5 stars

"For me, it is very suitable"

February 02, 2015  |  By HaffRobison

 |  Version: GOM Media Player 2.2.64.5211

Pros

Great tool, no nagging appearance.

Cons

Still searching for any!

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1 stars

"Tried to watch two movies and neither had sound."

January 26, 2015  |  By cosmicnut

 |  Version: GOM Media Player 2.2.64.5211

Pros

This app is quite easy to begin playing videos or movies. The full screen display is great, as well as the variety of screen sizes that are resident. See Cons:

Cons

Not all movies have sound, so the codecs are somehow weak or lacking altogether. This annoying situation forces me to switch to VLC or KMP.

Summary

GOM is only good for some videos and movies. If you don't mind the frustration of trial and error discovery, then you might enjoy it.

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5 stars

"Great tool, no nagging appearance."

January 26, 2015  |  By SleightMessman

 |  Version: GOM Media Player 2.2.64.5211

Pros

Very needful application for my computer.

Cons

None I can think of.

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1 stars

"Poison - Stay Away - Infected"

January 18, 2015  |  By brucebuk

 |  Version: GOM Media Player 2.2.64.5211

Pros

NONE - this program is infected

Cons

THIS FILE IS CORRUPT - I installed malware on my computer - something called SEARCH PROTECT - It lit up my virus program like fireworks on the fourth of July. it tried taking over my browsers. someone from download.cnet should try installing this and see what happens. had to go back a few days to a restore point.

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4 stars

"MP4? Does not play? Or Am I missing something?"

January 02, 2015

 |  Version: GOM Media Player 2.2.64.5211

Pros

Remembers the last location where I stopped watching

Cons

Does not play all formats MP4?

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4 stars

"Clean Mod Player"

January 01, 2015  |  By dakota5611

 |  Version: GOM Media Player 2.2.64.5211

Pros

I like the way it performs in simplicity.

Cons

Still some won't play but i think all player can't play all.

Summary

Really nice player with a GOM look.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 2.2.69.5227
  • Added GIF Animation Output feature
  • Added "Enable Hardware Decoding (If possible)" feature
  • Added YouTube Playback feature
  • Added "Disable Internal Filters Settings" feature
  • Solved the problems in the version 2.2.67.5221 of GOM Media Player
  • Added some more filters in the "Disabled Filters List"
  • Change of the video output type at default
  • Added File Info in the Playing File Info...
  • Added "Limit color range: 16-235" feature
  • Compatible with Windows 10 Preview
  • Other miscellaneous corrections, fixes, and changes
General
Publisher Gretech
Publisher web site http://www.gomlab.com/eng
Release Date March 26, 2015
Date Added March 27, 2015
Version 2.2.69.5227
Category
Category Video Software
Subcategory Video Players
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 7, Windows 2003, Windows Vista, Windows 98, Windows, Windows XP, Windows Me, Windows 2000, Windows 8
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 19.2MB
File Name GOMPLAYERENSETUP.EXE
Popularity
Total Downloads 61,976,692
Downloads Last Week 91,137
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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