- by Martin Kaba
- on Tue Jul 7, 2009
VLC, the best Linux media player leaves beta and goes 1.0 final. This open source media player that is capable of playing most of your media files out-of-the-box gets even better and reads more media files formats than before, the new comers are; Raw Dirac and M2TS.
New HD codecs are also included in this major release;AES3, Dolby Digital Plus, TrueHD, Blu-Ray Linear PCM, Real Video 3.0 and 4.0.
VLC 1.0 also has customizable toolbars, better integration in GTK, finer speed controls, AirTunes streaming — amongst many other new features that you’ll find on the VideoLan web site.
Download VLC Media Player 1.0 for all platforms – – Windows, Mac and Linux.