|Type||Video Player Software|
|License||Free and Open Source|
|Features||Lightweight, Play Various Video File Formats|
MPC-HC also known as Media Player Classic – Home Cinema is an extremely light-weight, open source, and customizable media player for Windows Operating System. It is a compact video player both for 32-bit and 64-bit Microsoft Windows. It supports all common video and audio file formats available for playback. It adds new features, as well as fixes bugs and updates libraries.
Media Player Classic is capable of VCD, SVCD, and DVD playback without installation of additional software or codecs. It has built-in codecs for MPEG-2 video with support for subtitles and codecs for LPCM, MP2, 3GP, AC3, and DTS audio. It also contains an improved MPEG splitter that supports playback of VCDs and SVCDs using its VCD/SVCD/XCD Reader. An AAC decoding filter had once been present in MPC. MPC-HC is also one of the first (unknown) to support Dolby Atmos audio natively. MPC can use an INI file in its application folder, making it a portable application.
- Lightweight, Watch movies on any SSE2 CPU, even on your old computer back from 2000.
- Customizable, With its wide array of options, MPC-HC can be customized to fit almost any needs. Among other things, we added custom toolbars.
- All around player, MPC-HC can also be used as DVB player.
Download MPC-HC – Media Player Classic
Media Player Classic – Home Cinema, updates the original player and adds many useful functionalities including the option to remove tearing, additional video decoders (in particular H.264, VC-1 and MPEG-2 with DirectX Video Acceleration support), Enhanced Video Renderer support, and multiple bug fixes. There is also a 64 bit-version for the various Windows x64 platforms. In order to run MPC-HC you must have an SSE2-capable CPU. MPC-HC will work on Windows XP Service Pack 3, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1 and 10, both 32-bit (x86) and 64-bit (x64).