SMPlayer is a feature-rich, skinnable player that views most media without any dependency on installed codecs, as well as streaming media, Youtube, and DVD video. Audio, video, and subtitle settings for individual files are all remembered between sessions so you can start again exactly where and how you left off. Supports subtitle downloading, audio and subtitles delay adjustment, video equalizer, playlist support, and much more.
The program is a frontend for MPlayer, mpv and mplayer2 that also works on Linux. Alternatively, X-SMPlayer and SMPlayer Portable stealth and adjusts paths) are also available.
|System Requirements:||WinXP / Vista / Win7 / Win8 / Win10|
|Writes settings to:||Application folder|
|Unicode support:||Yes. Under Options, Preferences, select Advanced, Advanced, and make sure Pass short filenames (8+3) to MPlayer is selected.|
|Path portability:||Requires manual entry of relative path (eg. ..\..\personal\work.doc)|
|How to extract:||Download the "portable" 7z package (32- or 64-bit) and extract using a 7-Zip-compatible program to a folder of your choice. Launch smplayer.exe.|
|Similar/alternative apps:||MPC-HC, VLC, PotPlayer|