Top 5 Media Players for Windows XP/Vista/7
The player that tops the list is VLC Player. This player can play any video format including MPEG-1, MPEG-2, MPEG-4, MKV, DivX, MP3, MP4, OGG, DVDs, VCDs, and various online streaming protocols with ease. It also can also be used to stream online. It provides variety of option for you to customize audio and video settings to your liking. You can also adjust the speed of the subtitle using this player.
Second in the list is the KM Player. It can play any audio and video format. It also has additional feature to play incomplete and damaged files, compressed audio/video file and you can also play the videos even while downloading them. It provides you extensive options to configure the audio and video settings.
Media player classic:
This is one of the simplest and easy to use media.player. Which looks similar to that of Windows media player version 6.3. It can play any audio/video file with out the help of codecs and it uses very little RAM memory compared to other media players. It supports all types of subtitle track.
GOM Player stands for (Gretech Online Movie Player) which can be downloaded and installed on your windows operating system for free. It play all type of video format with out the need of codec. This is one of the famous player used in south korea. Supports all type of subtitles and has a wide range of options for you to choose from.
Zoom player is one of the simplest and easy to use media player. Even a 5 year old can learn to use zoom player with in minutes. It can play all video formats till date and is frequently updated. You also have an option to play tv streaming. It provides an actively contributed support forum for newbie users.