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What's the best media player for playing DivX/XviD files? I tried DivX Player and Nero Showtime but both lagged. I want the best possible output regardless whether the player is freeware or not.
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post #2 of 14
Have you tried VLC? Right click and tell it to deinterlace and it's pretty good.
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post #3 of 14
agreed with the above i use vlc and winamp for most things winamp works really well with live tv streaming etc...
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Originally Posted by Crazy9000 View Post
Have you tried VLC? Right click and tell it to deinterlace and it's pretty good.
VLC playback with these deinterlace aint as good as Nero ShowTime, imo.
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post #5 of 14
I basically use windows media center when im watching movies since i the remote i have only works for WMC, and everything else is all on Winamp.
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WMP is my favourite. Other players are good, but WMP is easier for me.
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VLC player is all I use
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post #8 of 14
I use WMP11 for DivX.
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post #9 of 14
Media Player Classic. It's not the media player that makes the video lag, it's the codec it uses.
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post #10 of 14
Wrong wrong wrong, Windows Media Player Classic with Combined Community Codec Pack. It plays more files than the VLC and it has deeper video customization. Ive used all the players and only the classic didn't fail me. Don't let the words "Windows Media Player" or "Classic" stop you from downloading, this is a good player and the fanbase community has modded it heavily to be the best.

Download it here http://www.cccp-project.net/
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