Potplayer is a smooth media player with a great looking, minimalist user interface. It has an extensive range of configurable options to choose from and lots of functionality.
The application supports Blu-ray, DVD, Audio CD, and countless other media formats. It can be configured to work with various devices such as TV or HDTV, and supports Direct3D9 Ex Flip Mode and Overlay. There are a few cool features tucked away inside Potplayer too, such as the ability to take snapshots of the media you are viewing and save as a JPEG file, and Blu-ray subtitle support.
Key features include:
- DIVX subtitle support.
- SUP subtitle support.
- Multiple format support.
- Screen capture support.
- Uncluttered user interface.
Overall, Potplayer is a fresh looking media player, with a substantial amount of preferences to choose from. The application supports a plethora of formats and the sound and video quality is superb. Potplayer also has great support for subtitles, and neat features such as the screenshot capture tool. If you are looking for a new media player that has stacks of format support, excellent codec support and is relatively lightweight, then maybe Potplayer is just what you are looking for.
Added the ability to play MP4 streams.
Improved seeking speed with Built-in HTTP Async Reader.
Modified playlist handling to work asynchronously when possible.
Fixed a problem where playback of AVI files did not work properly.
Fixed an issue where codec-related settings were reset when switching presets.
Fixed a problem that causes the program to crash when Built-in D3D11 Video Renderer is used in Windows 8.
Fixed an issue where multiple color tags could not be read when subtitle time period is started from 0.
Fixed a problem that prevents playback of certain fragmented MP4 files.