Review of Elmedia Player
When it comes to media player Mac has a lot of options to offer, but amongst them Elmedia player has unique features to offer. This multifunctional free media player supports different video and audio formats that include FLV, WMV, SWF, AVI, MOV, MP3, MP4, DAT, FLAC, MPG, M4V, MKV and more. And for playing it does not need much plugins too.
This versatile tool is available in two versions, the first being free version and the second one is PRO version. The UI and navigation in the media player will be same in both the version except that there are certain additional features that are PROvided to subscribers of PRO Elmedia Players. Those features that are available only in PRO version will have a lock icon next to them. For subscribing PRO version you need to buy it for $19.95.
The performance of any media player depends upon the HD experience it provides to its users. With hardware accelerated decoding Elmedia player provides a perfect HD experience without sound sync problems or slowdown of video.
Use online video option to watch videos online without using any browser. You can access Daily motion, YouTube, and Vimeo videos from the app itself, no need to open any browser. Just use the app for a video watching experience with almost no ads.
There are no such media formats that are not supported by Elmedia player. Whether it’s AVI, SLV, SWF or others you can watch the videos. Moreover, it also supports a wide range of audio formats allowing you to store your favorite music there.
If you expect this media player to play music for you then you may be disappointed. This media player is best for playing videos for playing music there are other options available. While viewing the videos you can do a lot of actions like recording the videos, taking multiple numbers of screen shots and also recording them. With its awesome codec support it really plays any type of movie format.
There are different ways offered by Elmedia player to enhance your viewing experience. For controlling the audio tone use the 10 band equalizer. With the video turner you can change the sharpness, brightness, and other things. Playing a part of video is also simple as all you have to do is specify the beginning and end of the loop. The user interface is very simple and for those who have already used iTunes it will be similar.
Although there are different options available at free version yet to enjoy Elmedia player most one can try out their PRO version. Once a PRO subscriber, you can download sound tracks and videos from YouTube. Streaming RTMP is also possible with PRO version. With it you can easily convert projector EXE files to SWF format. With AirPlay support you can stream videos top other devices too. This feature allows you to AirPlay from iPhone, iPad or Mac with Elmedia PRO. In addition, you also can AirPlay YouTube and AirPlay Android media. Read more how to AirPlay with Elmedia Player.
Elmedia Player supports almost every media file format and that’s a plus for it. The video watching experience is really good. However, to experience it to the fullest you have to get the PRO version.