VLC Media Player Portable

VLC Media Player Portable

Download Editors' Rating:
4.5
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
4.0
out of 88 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.1.11
  • Total Downloads:
    3,771,525
  • Date Added:
    Jul. 16, 2011
  • Price:
    Free
  • File Size:
    24.06MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    12,686
  • Platform:
    Windows
  • Product ranking:

Editors' Review

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VLC Media Player is a long-time open-source favorite, and the latest version is also the first to be out of beta development. It's not the only option for free video playback, but it's one of the best, and the feature updates in version 1 make it well worth the upgrade.

Users can now get frame-by-frame advancement, granular speed controls allowing for on-the-fly slower or faster playback, and live recording of streaming video. The toolbars are fully customizable, so you can have only the buttons you need in the interface, there's AirTunes streaming, and there's better integration in Gtk environments. Along with the improvements, VLC continues to offer robust support for a wide range of video and audio formats, including OGG, MP2, MP3, MP4, DivX, HD codecs like AES3, Raw Dirac, and even support for playing back zipped files.

The default interface is still a stripped down player that belies VLC's functionality and features. Skinning can fix that quickly, but behavior can still be a bit unpredictable depending on the quality of the skin. VLC's open-source foundation and community ensures that it evolves quickly and often, with new features and fixes released frequently. Overall, VLC Media Player is a must-have application for its ability to open just about any type of video file you throw at it.

 
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User Reviews
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5 stars

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December 12, 2011  |  By Malav10

 |  Version: VLC Media Player Portable 1.1.11

Pros

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4 stars

"VLC Media Player: Every computers should have VLC"

December 01, 2011  |  By Netteligent

 |  Version: VLC Media Player Portable 1.1.11

Pros

Easy, simple, and it works great. No tricks. No CODECS. No funny stuff.

Cons

We could not Uninstall Windows Media Player, useless app. I hope somebody can donate time, resource, and money to make VLC the best media players for all worldwide users.

Summary

You have got to love VLC Media Players

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4 stars

"Best Back-Up player to have in your arsenal..."

September 11, 2011  |  By Jack2John

 |  Version: VLC Media Player Portable 1.1.11

Pros

Has never failed to play any format I have come upon...

Cons

The only reason it is not my number one player is it's UI, which I find unfriendly at times.

Summary

Always have it at the ready....

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4 stars

"Awesome software"

September 07, 2011  |  By irezan

 |  Version: VLC Media Player Portable 1.1.11

Pros

Simple,direct and effective

Cons

Sometimes it hangs and can't play other formats

Summary

Overall a great program which I use all time to view AVI, WAV, and other video formats.

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4 stars

"Great for any format"

July 23, 2011  |  By gebogeorge

 |  Version: VLC Media Player Portable 1.1.11

Pros

Easy to use

Cons

On large files, I see pixel breakage

Summary

Overall a great program which I use all time to view AVI, WAV, and other video formats.

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Full Specifications

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General
Publisher PortableApps
Publisher web site http://portableapps.com/
Release Date July 16, 2011
Date Added July 16, 2011
Version 1.1.11
Category
Category Video Software
Subcategory Video Players
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows 2000, Windows, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 24.06MB
File Name VLCPortable_2.1.5.paf.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 3,771,525
Downloads Last Week 12,686
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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