5kplayer Review – Best VLC Alternative: Another great media player is in the market. And, it is known by the name of ‘5kPlayer‘. And, As the name of the player suggests – that it is a media player for your device. It doesn;t matter – if you are using Mac or Windows. You can use this simple and amazing player for streaming either online or offline media files from your computer. The player is considered as one of the greatest VLC alternatives for computers. But, Let’s talk more about it in the section below.
As, Already told above that – 5kplayer is one of the greatest alternatives of VLC media player. And, You can either stream online or offline videos using this player. But, apart from that, you’ll also get many other features. We’ll talk about all of them one by one here. I’m gonna review this application based on its performance. Please Note that – I;m reviewing it based on the taste and view of normal user – not for the advanced PC users. So, Keep this thing in mind while commenting below. Hope this will help you. It is the best free alternative to VLC player you ever got.
5kplayer Review – Best VLC Alternative
For the Sake of common PC user – I can’t go much more technical about the codecs and other extra features this VLC alternative named as ‘5kplayer’ has. So, Here’s the list of simple review of the features of the 5kplayer program.
#1 Supported Extensions
As, VLC – 5kplayer also supports most of the modern and older media file extensions. It receives streams from iOS 10 iPhone 7, iPad, iPod, Apple Watch on Windows/Mac OS/mac OS Sierra, and free streams MP4, MOV, M4V, MP3, AAC from iMac, MacBook/Windows 10/8/7 to Apple TV 4, AirPlay speakers wirelessly. And, You can 5kplayer also supports 8k UHD videos.
#2 Online Video Downloader
The 5kPlayer beats VLC in the sense that it allows you to download videos from various online streaming servers in just one click. And, it supports most of the video and audio streaming sites. You can select from the list of quality of the video or audio to download.
While downloading you can also convert the videos and audios to the required format. So, all n all this player has an upper hand to the VLC media player. A true VLC alternative.
#3 Fast Video Rendering
The 5kplayer (VLC alternative) also allows refined playback of MKV/M2TS/MP4/AVI/WMV/FLV videos while serving as a region-free DVD player to play 4K/5K/8K UHD videos with multi-subtitle tracks and soundtracks, YouTube videos, HD Camcorder, Blu-ray videos and satellite radio impressively. So, You can enjoy non-stop and better video playing experience. Give this player a try to have a look.
#4 Built-in Radio Player
The 5kplayer has a built-in Radio player option. Which you will not find in the traditional VLC media player. So, this adds up in the features of the 5kplayer over the VLC media player. You can switch to any of the available radio channels and enjoy the time.
The Online radio player is able to stream from satellite and thus provides the functionality of streaming any of the radio channels of the world. You can stream and play any of the channels at any time.
From Editor’s Desk
So, in the last of this article – I just wanna say that this video player named as ‘5kplayer’ is no doubt – better than the traditional VLC video player. So, it seems that VLC community has to make their player much better in order to stay in the market of the media player.
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