Media Player Classic - BE is a free and open source audio and video player for Windows.
Media Player Classic - BE is based on the original "Media Player Classic" project (Gabest) and "Media Player Classic Home Cinema" project (Casimir666), contains additional features and bug fixes.
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The best player ever! I used MPC-HC but the only thing I hated there was the GUi. MPC - BE is almost perfect player...Only few things I would change 1. OSD when changing the volume while movie is playing is laggy. :/ When movie is paused it is perfect and responsive 2. When choosing the subtitles from the downloaded llist I wish there was an option to only search subtitles in 2 or 3 languages like in MPC-HC.. For me it automatically shows me 8 different languages :/ also it would be cool to be able to download subs in the movie folder like BSplayer does.. and the last: 3. when playing audio files trhe MPC-HC showed nice medium sized album/cover art and the MPC-BE shows tinny picture no matter how big the album picture actually is.. If those things were to be be changed we would finally have the ONE player to RULE them all! :D
Interesting alternative to MPC-HC, but missing some basic features from MPC-HC, like: - Repeat option in right-click context menu - Advanced settings section - High precision timer Beside this, there's a annoying problem: when you play a video with the renderer "MPC Audio Renderer", all your videos on browser get stuck, and you can't watch them again until you close the video in MPC-BE. And I would like that, as MPC-HC does, the .png screenshots have no compression. I have taken screenshots from the same frame on MPC-HC and MPC-BE and noticed that the file size was much bigger in MPC-HC, what made me question if MPC-BE decrease the screenshot quality. (“Quality compression” value in screenshot menu is 1, which I believe to be the lowest compression level possible). Also, I suggest to make a download package including LAV Filters + MadVR + XySubFilter for those interested. Furthermore, it would be nice a feature to increase/decrease the subtitle size with keyboard shortcuts.
I like MPC-BE video player as further development of MPC-HC with many improvements and bug fixes. This is excellent tool that I use in pair with Mp4 Video 1 Click for Windows as video converter embedded into Windows File Explorer mouse context menu.
Work very well on all 4k videos I have with the KabyLake 7400T and NVIDIA 1050Ti george
This is somewhat better than mpc-hc but lacks a few of mpc-hc's features... - no auto show/hide playlist and controls in windowed mode... Playlist can't be set to auto reveal even in fullscreen - mpc-hc's subtitle downloader works flawlessly using podnapisi subtitles server but mpc-be just can't download any subtitles for even the most famous movies. If these things get fixed then it would become the ultimate player, for me at least.