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which media player is best for .avi and .xvid


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hi guys just wanted your opinion on which is the best media player ( other than quicktime of course!) for playing the above formats... also it obv. has to play all other formats too! basically what is the best media player out right now for mac?
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? eh.. i dont get it bobtomay...what did i do wrong?
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If i don't use quicktime I use VLC. VLC is like the swiss army knife of video players. If VLC can't play it, it can't be played.
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? eh.. i dont get it bobtomay...what did i do wrong?
You did nothing wrong. This particular type of title just tends to be a spam magnet; so, fair warning if you come back and it's gone.

However, this question has been asked innumerous times here. You should be able to find several threads related to this using the search feature.

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+1 for VLC.
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+1 more for VLC. As was said, the swiss army knife of media players.

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VLC. Slam dunk.
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Just to add something about VLC btw.
If you use it as your default DVD player it is totally region free.

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