UMPlayer is an award-winning and cross-platform media player which is based on Mplayer. With its beck-end engine it can open almost every known audio and video format such as: avi, mkv, ogm, mpeg, vob, 3gp, asf, mov, wmv, mp3, ogg and more. The memory footprint for UMPlayer is very small and the system resources are barely touched. As the software uses an online installer, it is required to download the complete setup from the Internet.
UMplayer brings simple and intuitive interface with attractive layout which can be customized by downloadable skins. It is packed with a wide range of advanced options such as built-in video player/recorder feature, customizable hotkeys, regular updates and enhanced filter rendering. In addition to the menu, it provides usable toolbar which is equipped with a screenshot tool for capturing any given frame, DVD player and access to program’s Preferences.
Apart from the incorporated basic tools to play VCD and DVD, the application can also play online TV and radio stations, search for videos and features SHOUTcast Radio player.
UMPlayes comes with over 270 built-in audio and video codecs what allows playing almost any format including AAC, AC3, ASF, AVI, DIVX, FLV, H.263, Matroska, MOV, MP3, MP4, MPEG, OGG, QT, RealMedia, VOB, Vorbis, WAV, WMA, WMV or XVID. Incomplete and damaged media files can also be played.
One of the helpful feature incorporated into UMPlayer is the subtitles search function which allows downloading subtitles for foreign language videos and synchronize them.
Although it is compact and user-friendly, UMPlayer does not skimp on features, with dozens of advanced features such as skinnable interface, subtitle synchronization, support for many formats and small footprint on computer resources the application rivals other popular free media players.