VLC Player (Beta) APK for Android

Added on July 8, 2012

Category: Android Apps

VLC Player is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player that plays most multimedia files as well as discs, devices, and network streaming protocols. Finally arriving on the Android platform (working on phones as well as tablets). Works especially good with Tegra 3 and Mali-400 devices including the HTC One X, Samsung Galaxy S III, Samsung Galaxy S II and the Nexus 7.

This is a BETA version of the port to the Android™ platform. It is intended for power users and hackers. This version is NOT stable and is slower than the final version.


This version is ONLY for devices with a CPU ARMv7 that will support NEON. Other devices will be supported by other applications, very soon.

FeaturesVLC Player Android

VLC for Android™ plays most local video and audio files, as well as network streams, like the desktop version of VLC.

VLC for Android has a media library for audio and video files, and allows to browse folders directly.

VLC has support for multi-track audio and subtitles. It supports auto-rotation, aspect-ratio adjustements and gestures to control volume.

It also includes a widget for audio control, supports audio headsets control, covert art and a complete audio media library.


Missing Features
As this is an early BETA version, a lot of things are not finished, but will change for the final release:
• The basic User Interface will change;
• Performance improvements are missing;
• Some audio issues might occur;
• Hardware decoding works only with a limited set of hardware;
• Other unknown issues.


• It needs hardware control, in order to change the audio volume;
• It needs phone calls control, in order to pause the music when someone is calling;
• It needs full Internet access to open network streams;
• It needs to be able to read logs, during the beta version, to understand the issues;
• It needs to get access to the SD card storage, in order to allow deletion of files.


Unfortunately, the game you’re looking for has been discontinued by the Developer / Google Play Store. 

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