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Poll Results: Which media player?

Poll expired: Jun 15, 2010  
  • 14% (1)
    Foobar
  • 14% (1)
    Winamp
  • 14% (1)
    VLC
  • 14% (1)
    MediaMonkey
  • 42% (3)
    Other (specify, do not vote if WMP)
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post #1 of 8
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Well I'm getting tired with WMP, and decided to try out a different media player, but it just occurred to me that I've never really tried different players on Windows and frankly have no idea what's good or not... I've been reading and it seems that Foobar, Winamp and VLC are the three main contenders but I don't know which one I should be trying out.

I don't need any fancy features and library/collection bollockery, I'd rather have a clean and easy interface, but have absolutely nothing against a steeper learning curve and/or more busy UI if the program is good.

EDIT: Added a cool poll for your annoyance.
Edited by bomfunk - 6/8/10 at 4:28am
post #2 of 8
I prefer Winamp, It looks like this.

It's quite simple if you ask me.
    
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post #3 of 8
Music: Foobar2000

Vids: Media Player Classic - Home Cinema

Blu-ray/DVD: Arcsoft TotalMedia Theatre 3 Platinum
    
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post #4 of 8
I always, ALWAYS use VLC for video, without exception. For audio, I'm constantly switching things up. I am a real fan of J. River Jukebox, and it's a very underrated player, I think. Foobar is great, but takes a bit more tweaking to get everything to your liking. Also, the built-in tagging is sub-par when it comes to Album Art, which is one of the big things for me.
post #5 of 8
i think Winamp and Foobar are in same place so i cannot vote
    
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post #6 of 8
i like winamp but am currently using mediamonkey and i like it too
   
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VLC for video
Fo0bar for audio
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