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MPlayer OSX Extended
MPlayer OSX Extended
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MPlayer OSX Extended

Version 16

Multimedia player; extended version of MPlayer.

4.2
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MPlayer OSX Extended overview

MPlayer OSX Extended is the future of MPlayer OSX. Leveraging the power of the MPlayer and FFmpeg open source projects, MPlayer OSX Extended aims to deliver a powerful, functional and no frills video player for OSX.

MPlayer OSX Extended is based on the original MPlayer OSX project but has since undergone fundamental changes, making it a modern and easy to use video player. Thanks to multithreading and 64bit architecture, MPlayer OSX Extended is one of the fastest choices on OSX to play back HD H264 videos. It also supports instant playback of MKV files and advanced styled subtitles in the ASS format. MPlayer OSX Extended uses the MPlayer open source project for decoding and integrates MPlayer's default key commands with a native OSX interface. Users of MPlayer should immediately feel at home and are able to tweak the fine details of the MPlayer invocation with binary bundles and additional command-line options.

Features:
  • Up-to-date builds of MPlayer and FFmpeg.
  • Clean and concise interface and preferences.
  • Support for MKV files with embedded fonts and ASS subtitles.
  • Multithreaded and 64bit-enabled for best playback performance.
  • Built-in support for a wide range of video and audio formats.
  • Fullscreen controls, playlist, inspector and interactive audio and video equalizers.
  • Capture screenshots of any video.
  • Automatic updates for itself and MPlayer binaries.

What’s new in version 16

Updated on Jul 17 2019

Version 16:
New:
  • Touch up player window, now using vector graphics for high-dpi screens
  • Remove need for rebuilding font cache (might need to reselect font in preferences)
  • Define UTIs for supported file types (so that Finder/Spotlight recognize them as movie/audio files)
  • Add support for HTTPS streaming
  • Enable automatic detection of multibyte encoded subtitle files by default
Fixes:
  • Fix crash on startup on macOS 10.13
  • Fix scrubbing bar not visible on macOS 10.11+
  • Fix video interpolation on macOS 10.11+
  • Fix cursor sometimes not unhiding when exiting fullscreen
  • Fix enabling video equalizer preventing playback
  • Fix all keys beeping when video equalizer is enabled
  • Fix skipping backwards in playlist from player window
  • Fix window sizing on retina screens

Information

License

Free

Size

16.6 MB

Developer’s website

https://mplayerosx.ch/

Downloads

777478

App requirements

  • Intel 64
  • Mac OS X 10.7.0 or later
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mochsentreiber
mochsentreiber
Aug 6 2021
16
0.0
Aug 6 2021
0.0
Version: 16
The first thing I noticed when opening a video was that the picture and the sound were not synchronized. It took a whole minute after a person's lips had moved until I could hear what the movements were about.
Aargl
Aargl
Mar 10 2020
16
0.0
Mar 10 2020
0.0
Version: 16
"Retirement Notice: MPlayer OSX Extended has been retired and won't receive any future updates."
Verne-Arase
Verne-Arase
Jan 9 2020
16
5.0
Jan 9 2020
5.0
Version: 16
As far as I'm concerned, this is the best player out there for non-Quicktime video.
Hal-Itosis
Hal-Itosis
Jul 16 2019
16
0.0
Jul 16 2019
0.0
Version: 16
Not sure why the date here says “16 July 2019” because Revision 16 dates back to 24 January 2018.
Dan-Buchan
Dan-Buchan
Jun 1 2018
16-test2
0.0
Jun 1 2018
0.0
Version: 16-test2
It won't download -- I keep getting "AccessDeniedRequest has expired" Are there any alternative download sites?
evilinstone
evilinstone
Jan 8 2018
16-test2
5.0
Jan 8 2018
5.0
Version: 16-test2
So much better than VLC
starsizzle
starsizzle
Nov 19 2015
rev15
1.0
Nov 19 2015
1.0
Version: rev15
Dead in the water. Use VLC or one of the media center solutions to watch your movies.
nicosx
nicosx
Oct 31 2015
rev15
5.0
Oct 31 2015
5.0
Version: rev15
Mplayer osx extended has not been updated for 2 years. Yet it is the best video player for mac !!
I hope that the compatibility with future remain osx
Mlsteve
Mlsteve
Sep 11 2015
rev15
3.5
Sep 11 2015
3.5
Version: rev15
MPlayer works well. Why no update?
Rsmacupdate
Rsmacupdate
Mar 29 2015
rev15
0.0
Mar 29 2015
0.0
Version: rev15
So this has had no updates in 16 months as of March 2015? I the developer is monitoring these replies, then the developer should, hopefully, give a status.
alanB8048
alanB8048
Mar 12 2015
rev15
4.0
Mar 12 2015
4.0
Version: rev15
no update ...? RIP?
Mikael-B
Mikael-B
Jul 20 2014
rev15
3.0
Jul 20 2014
3.0
Version: rev15
The other MPlayer of importance, MPlayerX, doesn't play back as nicely as MPlayer OSX Extended does as it's ridden with sync issues that the developer seems disinterested in fixing. But MPlayerX saves playback position in bookmarks, unlike both MPlayer OSX Extended and VLC, which is nice when you have a lot of videos to look trough. MPlayer OSX Extended also have much better DVD playback, also VIDEO_TS, compared to MPlayerX, but unlike VLC lacks ability to select episode on discs like TV-series, which is a let down. As VLC plays back all kinds of video as good as, or better than, MPlayer OSX Extended it's still my number one choice and MplayerX is the second (for material with lesser requirements). If VLC ever gets playback position bookmarks, then you won't need anything else. The Font Config Cache issue does detract form the expereince of using MPlayer OSX Extended. This time it took 5 minutes at first start up. None on the following.
Big-Mac-XXL
Big-Mac-XXL
Jan 25 2014
rev15
4.0
Jan 25 2014
4.0
Version: rev15
Only one big complaint. Every time I change a font in my OSX's fonts folder Mplayer OSX Ext. blocks at launch with this dumb message: "Fontconfig needs to update its font cache. This can take up to a couple of minutes." This is massively annoying. No other program does this: VLC, MPlayerX, Movist, QuickTimePlayer, RealPlayer ...
Dejmac
Dejmac
Nov 12 2013
rev15
5.0
Nov 12 2013
5.0
Version: rev15
Thank you STTZ (Media Player OSX Extended) for such lightning fast reaction and reply.
Dejmac
Dejmac
Nov 11 2013
rev15
5.0
Nov 11 2013
5.0
Version: rev15
It is written: REQUIREMENTS Intel/PPC, OS X 10.5 or later. It is not true. I have 10.6.8, 32bit and when I downloaded it I got an X over circle!? Meaning: it cannot be used! It is not what it is written. Please, assist.
bbw7
bbw7
Nov 11 2013
rev15
0.0
Nov 11 2013
0.0
Version: rev15
MU: Download link goes to MU Desktop Everybody else: can download via dev's site.
Jazzyguy
Jazzyguy
Nov 11 2013
rev15
5.0
Nov 11 2013
5.0
Version: rev15
I really like this player.Once you get past the Font Config portion ,It is really a great player.
antoniong
antoniong
Jul 9 2013
rev14
5.0
Jul 9 2013
5.0
Version: rev14
Switched to this from MplayerX because I had it with skipping to prevent the text "chapter...." showing when subtitles were needed.
Nrc2248
Nrc2248
May 30 2013
rev14
3.0
May 30 2013
3.0
Version: rev14
If you haven't yet, scroll down and read some of the other posters. The download link on macupdate's webpage is full of bugs and does NOT run that well. But...not all hope is lost. https://sites.google.com/site/hermihg/ Hermi's fork of the mplayer app is exceptional and I use it over VLC now. Go to that site! It's the mplayer you've always been waiting for.
jmhbpc
jmhbpc
May 13 2013
rev14
3.0
May 13 2013
3.0
Version: rev14
Tried it out with a dvd and external sub file, thought I had it made on a great solution to watching dvds with no english subs. Worked great for the first half of the film, then no subs. So, it's half way there I guess.
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