Top 5 Media Players

For many people in many cultures, music is an important part of their way of life.  It is not only a part of our life, but also heart beat of many of us. We can say that it is our daily need to listen music, watch movies, sometimes DJ mixing, etc. In these days whoever has a computer must be having a media player to listen music or watch videos. Similarly everyone wants to have the best media player in their computers to get excellent output. Here is the top 5 media players list that really gives their excellent attempt.

1)    VLC Media Player

VLC is a well known is a free and open source media player and multimedia framework written by the VideoLAN project. It is a portable multimedia player, encoder, and streamer supporting many audio and video codecs and file formats as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols.

It can play various audio and video formats (MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, DivX, mp3, ogg) as well as DVDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. You can also use it as a server to stream in unicast or multicast in IPv4 or IPv6 on a high-bandwidth network. It’s a freeware available for Windows, Macintosh, and Linux.

2)    Windows Media Player

Windows Media Player is a digital media player and media library application developed by Microsoft that is used for playing audio, video and viewing images on personal computers running the Microsoft Windows operating system, as well as on Pocket PC and Windows Mobile-based devices.

Moreover, Windows Media Player includes the ability to split music from and copy music to compact discs, burn recordable discs in Audio CD format or as data discs with playlists such as an MP3 CD, synchronize content with a digital audio player (MP3 player) or other mobile devices, and enable users to purchase or rent music from a number of online music stores. The latest version is superb with advance features.

3)    Nero Media Player

It is a multimedia placer which belongs to the famous family products Nero, Nero Media Player. Through this excellent media player you can play video and sound and with high quality. Its graphic are outstanding and easy to use.

A kina of virtual remote control allows you to control the reproduction from a smaller and simpler interface. You can convert your musical CDs in Mp3 and it keeps the quality and size.

It is basically used to burn CDs as far as its media playing facilities is concerned. But it’s a pretty-decent media player for playing both audio and video files. It gives true theater experience on your PC. You can also create your libraries and can listen in one song after the other.


4)    Winamp

It is a media player for Windows based PC and Android devices. It is freeware multi-format, extensible with plug-ins and skins, and is noted for its graphical sound visualization, playlist, and media library features.

Winamp supports music playback using MP3, MIDI, MOD, MPEG-1 audio layers 1 and 2, AAC, M4A, FLAC, WAV and WMA.

Everyone knows what Winamp is and the latest version of Winamp is just superb with new features and menu with a big skin. You can create folders of your favorite songs and add it onto the player and can enjoy your favorite radio stations too.


5)    RealPlayer

This is also a very old media player that has always enabled you to play RealAudio (*.ra) and RealMedia (*.ram) files. The first version of RealPlayer was introduced in April 1995 as RealAudio Player, one of the first media players capable of streaming media over the Internet.

It supports a large number of multimedia formats and the best thing is that you can download videos from Youtube, Facebook, and other sites by one-click. It has CD burning capabilities, DVR-style playback buffering, multimedia search, Internet radio, a jukebox-style file library, an embedded web browser, and more.



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