5KPlayer – Play Any Video Audio DVD Directly With All-in-one Free Media Player

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Tired of wandering among multiple media players and want to have an all-in-one free media player that can play all kinds of video audio file types and DVDs? Here, you have come to the right place.

5KPlayer is just the thing you need to play any videos, audio music and DVD-like sources directly without additional codec packs, components, plug-ins or other third-party installations. It is capable of playing any movies and videos which are downloaded online or recorded by HD camcorders in MKV, MP4, MOV, AVI, WMV, FLV, M2TS, 3GP, ASF more smoothly, regardless of the video quality. It can fully support for SD videos, 720P, 1080P/1080i HD videos, 4K/5K ultra HD videos as well as 3D video files. Plus, thanks to the TrueTheater technology, users can play audio music in MP3, AAC, AC3, WMA, M4A, OGG, APE, FLAC, ALAC, etc. with perfect quality.

On top of that, 5KPlayer also accompanies with unique AirPlay streaming function and built-in free online video music downloader. 5KPlayer allows users to stream movies music media files from iPhone/iPad/iPod to Mac for better audio-visual experience, or stream from Mac to iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV or other AirPlay-enabled devices for special purpose. And with the built-in online video music downloader, you can free download movies, videos, songs from popular or obscure online video sites, say, YouTube, Facebook. All in all, 5KPlayer is the most powerful free media player out there.

Another reason why 5KPlayer has proved to be popular is that, unlike other free media players, it doesn’t contain adware, malware, spyware, viruses, and Trojans. It is absolutely clean. And its intuitive interface and layout allows everyone, including inexperienced users, to handle it with zero effort.

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Advanced Functions & Features

5KPlayer is an all-purpose media player. Besides playing all kinds of videos, audios and regular/copy-protected DVDs, it is also mixed with other advanced functions.

  • AirPlay video music media files among mobiles, computers and smart TVs

5KPlayer is not only an AirPlay receiver enabling users to stream videos audios from iPhone, iPad, iPod touch to Mac for perfect video audio effect or sharing with more people, but also an AirPlay sender designed to stream video audio media from Mac to Apple TV, iPhone/iPad/iPod mobile handsets, AirPlay-supported speakers and other devices. Not only can you stream local media files but also sources from AirPlay enabled third party applications, like YouTube, Netflix, Hulu Plus, Spotify under the same Wi-Fi environment. It is definitely a brand-new attempt to embed AirPlay streaming to a media player. And this function does make your life much easier.

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  • Free download videos music from 300+ websites

Besides working as a free media player, it is also a wonderful online video music downloader excelling in downloading videos and music songs from hundreds of online video sites, like YouTube, Facebook, Vimeo, DailyMotion, just to name a few. You can finish online video music downloading in three simple steps only: go to the online video site (e.g. YouTube) and find out the video you want to download -> launch 5KPlayer, click “YouTube” and “Paste URL & Analyze” -> hit “Download” button.

It is worth mentioning that you are also allowed to choose video format (MP4/WEBM/3GP/FLV) and video resolution (360p, 720p, 1080p or 2160p) before downloading.

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  • Listen to radio from various radio stations

Apart from playing local media files, 5KPlayer also offers users a simple way to listen to radio from a variety of internet radio stations, like BBC, Heart, Capital, Gold, LBC, XFM, Chill, Kiss, etc.

In addition to those advanced features and functions, 5KPlayer also comes with a wide variety of useful options to enhance user experience, such as,

  • Click the “Rotate left” or “Rotate right” button to rotate the video in 90o increments;
  • Hit Subtitle track button to add extra subtitle or disable subtitle;
  • Make use of “Synchronization” to set time to ensure audio (subtitle) sync with the video;
  • Choose one of the deinterlacing filters (Yadif, Blend & Inear) to get progressive scanning video, instead of interlaced video;
  • It is also available to free convert videos to MP3 or AAC. It’s really a great benefit if you want to convert downloaded music videos to music files.

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Besides, basic options are also included, say, adjust volume, create and manage playlists, take snapshot, change aspect ratio, playback videos/audios in Repeat or Shuffle mode, step forward, back forward, flip horizontal/vertical, check media info, and so forth.

If you need more details about this player, please feel free to visit 5KPlayer product page.

System Requirements

Before downloading and installing 5KPlayer, you can check the system requirements below:

  • Operating System: Mac OS X 10.7 or later, including Mac OS X 10.9 Mavericks and Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite. (Tips: 5KPlayer Windows edition is coming soon.)
  • File size: 36.5 MB


5KPlayer is an excellent combination of free HD video player, free music audio player, DVD player, free online videos songs downloader, AirPlay receiver and sender as well as a radio player. It can address all your needs for a multimedia player.