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Media Player Classic - Black Edition
Felix Cheng
A video and audio multimedia player from the original Media Player Classic
A review of Media Player Classic - Black Edition by Felix Cheng
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Free Freeware
The MPC-BE Team
Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7
Oct 31, 2018
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Media Player Classic - Black Edition is a stylish and competent version of the Media Player Classic application which was a project created to mimic the original Media Player on Windows systems.

The media player itself contains a number of different features, namely the ability to play a wide variety of video and audio formats.

After loading a video file, right-clicking it will pop up a context menu with access many of the main features of Media Player Classic - Black Edition: zooming, pan and scan, navigation, filters, shares, audio, subtitles, rendering settings, etc. The subtitle system also provides a search function of online subtitle databases.

Though Media Player Classic has been overtaken by other open source multimedia solutions like VLC Media Player, Media Player Classic - Black Edition sticks true to its fan-base and continues to develop improvements and additional features.

Overall, Media Player Classic - Black Edition presents a beautiful user interface along with all of the best features you'd expect from even a commercial application, even superseding paid features.

Compability and license

Media Player Classic BE is licensed as freeware for the Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from media players without restrictions. Media Player Classic BE is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).

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  1. Media Player Classic - Black Edition Download
  2. Freeware Media Players
  3. Open source and GPL software
  4. Major release: Media Player Classic - Black Edition 1.5
  5. Free Software Download

Compatibility with this media player software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from The MPC-BE Team. This download is distributed as and

Media Player Classic - Black Edition has been picked by our editors as excellent.
Media Player Classic - Black Edition has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested Media Player Classic - Black Edition against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans.

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4.8 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.

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