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    Default what media player will play all the audio and video codecs?

    some of the movies i transferred wont play with the mk viewer i installed.
    i use all different kinds of formats from xvid to mkv to aac, etc...
    on my desktop i use vlc media player to play them all, but i cant find it on the play app store
    any help?
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    Default Re: what media player will play all the audio and video codecs?

    Quote Originally Posted by roberts68 View Post
    some of the movies i transferred wont play with the mk viewer i installed.
    i use all different kinds of formats from xvid to mkv to aac, etc...
    on my desktop i use vlc media player to play them all, but i cant find it on the play app store
    any help?
    (mpeg, avi, mkv, xvid, etc are not formats they are containers. AAC, H264, mpeg2, AC3, are codecs.)

    Mobo Player is free and plays just about anything. Of course, if the codec, res, bitrate, container, or settings are not compatible with the native hardware, it will have to use software decoding, which will GREATLY reduce the battery life and could cause stuttering (especially at higher bitrates).

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    Default Re: what media player will play all the audio and video codecs?

    mobo didnt work to play the mkv file. it did play the xvid file.
    guess ill just have to make sure my movies are all xvid
    thanks
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    Default Re: what media player will play all the audio and video codecs?

    mx player
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    Default Re: what media player will play all the audio and video codecs?

    Sorry, that's what I meant I tried first was mx player. Not mk viewer lol.
    Any other ideas?

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    Default Re: what media player will play all the audio and video codecs?

    Try Dice Player, works well on my note 10.1
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    Default Re: what media player will play all the audio and video codecs?

    Make sure in MX Player you change play around with S/W and H/W Decoding for any given video, it makes a difference.
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    Default Re: what media player will play all the audio and video codecs?

    Mobo ended up working
    Dice player wouldn't work it
    Mobo seems to have some nice features

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