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    Default Newbie needs movie help please!

    Just picked up a Xoom yesterday...
    I have a library of movies on my server and would like to move some of them
    onto the xoom....

    Is this OK.....will it work? Whats the best abdroid app to watch movies?

    Lv on vacation Sunday would like to include a few movies to take with me on the xoom...

    Thanks for the help!
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    I use rockplayer for my movies. It is add supported but they are not intrusive.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Live2ride883 View Post
    I use rockplayer for my movies. It is add supported but they are not intrusive.
    I used rockplayer for a while and didnt really like it. It might have been updated since, but the playback and seeking was pretty terrible. That being said, I dont have a better choice.

    I'm waiting or VLC. It was awesome on the iPad.
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    Try MoboPlayer. I liked it better than RockPlayer

    Swann's Optimus V
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    Quote Originally Posted by bswann View Post
    Try MoboPlayer. I liked it better than RockPlayer

    Swann's Optimus V
    I couldn't find it in the market.
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    mVideo Player works well on the Xoom and even gives the option to use it as a video browser and then launch the video in the player of your choice. The seek function works better than the stock player. The only benefit that the stock player has that I saw is that when the video plays, it blacks out the notifications at the bottom of the device like the clock and home button. All other players leave them lit. I use Rock Player on my Evo since it plays .avi but on the Xoom mVideo does all I need since I am converting vids to mp4 anyways..
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    thanks all for the help and advice

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