Media Player Classic Black Edition is a free and open source audio and video player for Windows. Media Player Classic – BE is based on the original “Media Player Classic” project and “Media Player Classic Home Cinema” project, contains additional features and bug fixes. The BE mod (Black Edition Mod) is a skinned version of Media Player Classic Home Cinema, much better looking than the plain old MPC. MPC-HC BE Mod is usually newer because they use the latest SVN the most up-to-date version of the code.
Main Features of MPC-BE Video Player
- “Speed Step” settings
- DXVA (GPU) indicator on the toolbar
- JPEG 2000 support in MP4/MOV splitter and decoder, ffmpeg + OpenJPEG library (http://www.openjpeg.org) is used for decoding
- Full Opus support, splitter + decoder, ffmpeg + libopus is used for decoding