Elmedia Player - a versatile, free media player for Mac - supports almost all commonly used video & audio formats. This app offers an extensive list of flexible settings for video viewing and streaming to Apple TV, Smart TV or Chromecast.
Version: 8.2Elmedia is a free media player for Mac that supports various video and audio formats, including FLV, SWF, MP4, AVI, MOV, MP4, DAT, MP3, etc.
Operating System: Mac OS X
The app features the exclusive Open Online Video feature, which lets you watch videos online without ads.
Elmedia strives to enhance your viewing experience with capabilities such as playlist creation for local files and web videos, a 10-band equalizer to shape the audio tone, a video tuner to regulate brightness, saturation, and contrast, versatile subtitle support, the possibility to load external audio files, and audio delay adjustment. Elmedia offers a deinterlacing option that lets you get rid of irritating horizontal stripes on fast moving objects in certain videos.
You can watch 4K and 8 videos without video slowdown or troubles with sound sync thanks to Elmedia's hardware accelerated decoding.
Elmedia Player is also available as a PRO version.
For $19.95 it offers: AirPlay support (including 4K videos); local file streaming to Chromecast, Roku, and Smart TV via DLNA (4K video streaming is supported); screenshot creation; various audio and video adjustments; output device selection for video and audio; A-B looping for designated video segments; video flipping and rotation.
Version 8.2: Added: full support for macOS Monterey. Improved: video playback performance. Improved: player's startup performance. Improved: streaming to various SmartTVs. Improved: streaming to other macOS computers. Improved: DLNA devices search. Fixed: crash when streaming from iOS devices to the player. Fixed: streaming start issues to various devices. Lots of other fixes and improvements (thank you for your continued feedback!).
Version 7.0: Added: streaming of audio and video files to Chromecast, Smart TV and other DLNA-certified devices. Added: streaming settings. Added: vastly reworked interface. Added: independent interface language settings. Added: integrated search for subtitles through OpenSubtitles.org directly from the player. Added: an ability to set the background color for subtitles. Added: an ability to disable screensaver during the playback, not just in fullscreen mode. Improved: the process of preparing a video for streaming. Improved: detection of subtitles encoding. Improved: the playback adjustments (the playback speed, audio delay, subtitles delay) are now possible through the Playback Settings panel. Changed: the “Control playback with media keys” feature is now free. Changed: two trial downloads are available in the free version. Lots of other minor fixes and improvements (thank you for your continued feedback!).
Version 6.12: Fixed: a crash when playing certain files Fixed: downloading several videos at a time Fixed: disabling of screensaver on macOS Mojave Other fixes and improvements (thank you guys for your continued feedback!).
Version 6.9: Added: new menu items for certain functions in the Dock (play, pause, next, previous, mute, repeat, shuffle). Added: an ability to adjust the volume with the arrow up and down buttons
Version 6.8: Added: AppleTV support with tvOS 10.2 when streaming via AirPlay. Added: an ability to download files from bandcamp.com and dailymotion.com. Added: an ability to adjust the playback speed of the audio files.
Version 6.7: Added: support for OS X's native full screen mode (the Interface tab in Preferences now has a "Full screen mode" option, enabled by default). Added: support for VobSub (.sub/.idx) subtitles for videos streamed via AirPlay. Added: the Swedish, Korean, Polish and Italian localizations.
Version 6.6: Support for subtitles and external sound tracks when streaming to AirPlay-enabled devices - PRO version. The ability to set the cache size for online videos. A new playlist option - Move After Current. Hotkeys for cycling through the subtitles, audio tracks, chapters, setting up the A-B loop.
Version 4.1: Added: possibility to download online videos which are embedded in web page via HTML5, QuickTime plugin (.mov, .mp4, etc.) and Flip4Mac plugin; added: playback of .dat videos; added: playback of Xiph-encoded files (Ogg/Vorbis, Theora videos); added: German, Japanese, French, Spanish localization
Version 4.0: - Added: support of all most popular media formats (SWF, FLV, Silverlight, Real files and other media) - Added: downloading of various media content from web (PRO) - Added: creation and smart management of playlists - Added: Growl and browsers integration