Free Download VLC media (video) player for Android mobile phone from Google Play store to play songs and video in any format on your android phone. VLC player is currently available in beta version only.
VLC media player is by and large the best media player around for desktop operating systems like Windows and Linux. The prime features for which VLC has been hailed as the ultimate media player are:
- Light weight.
- Can play almost any media (Music & Video) format on the planet.
- Media Streaming Features.
- Freeware media player.
- Great support for subtitles.
Now, the same VLC player has been ported to Android mobile OS and VLC official android app is now available for download in Google Play Store. Though it is available as a beta version (stable version may be available soon!!) it is still worth a try. Features of Free Mobile VLC media player for android are as follows (quoted from VideoLan website):
- Plays all files, in all formats, like the classic VLC.
- Audio and video media library, with full search.
- Support for network VLC android streams, including HLS.
- Supports Android from version 2.1 (platform-7).
- Supports ARMv6, ARMv7 and ARMv7+NEON.
- Subtitles support, embedded and external, including ASS and DVD subtitles.
- Multi audio or subtitles tracks selection.
- Multi-core decoding, for Cortex-A7 A9 and A15 chips.
- Experimental hardware decoding.
- Gestures, headphones control. “
As you can see from the feature list above, VLC for android carries all the same amazing features as the desktop VLC version. It is available for download on all android devices running Android 2.1 (Eclair) and above.
Image Credit : Screenshots from Google Play.
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