Various video players and music for Mac quite a lot, but most often it is a separate application and perform only one function. Decent “harvester”, which could lose anything, and even to download videos from YouTube, still not there. That all changed with the advent of apps like 5KPlayer – a free video playerthat combines these and many other functions, which we can’t wait to tell you.
Actually, it’s not really a player, if I may speak honestly. There are a whole bunch of possibilities, from streaming files between different platforms (DLNA), for example, with Android on a Mac or a Windows computer to a Smart TV to transfer image from iPhone to PC via AirPlay of records. Even a simple video editor here pushed!
The app has a minimalistic style menu is easy to navigate. Provides you quick access to video and music players, instrument to play a DVD, download videos from YouTube, activate AirPlay, DLNA and even a radio. The program allows you to play virtually any video format from up to UHD clips shot in 360 degrees. Plus it’s 4K video player. The navigation panels below may remind you of the good old QuickTime, but other than that nothing to do with these apps not.
You can download 5KPlayer entire music library and even play it using AirPlay. But support for the latter will be discussed later.
To download absolutely any video from YouTube, just need to copy the link and paste in a special window. 5KPlayer will automatically analyze the file and its parameters, and then prompts you to download the video. It’s very simple.
All downloaded files, including movies, music, and playlists are located in the neighboring section Library (“Library”), where favorite songs and paintings will have you on the palm of your hand. To play DVD movies, you can also in the corresponding tab. The radio menu is also implemented quite conveniently. You can add a new radio station from the app itself.
You have been asking us how to record the screen iPhone and iPad. With 5KPlayer AirPlay and this issue disappears by itself — just turn on the video and press the record button. After the recording it will appear in the appropriate section of 5KPlayer. Very easy and convenient.
And now about AirPlay. 5KPlayer supports AirPlay Mirroring (mirroring) between iPhone/iPad and a Mac computer without jailbreaking. Just select the appropriate option in the “control Center” and select the computer on which you want to send information.
Given that 5KPlayer is distributed for free, it’s a real godsend for almost any owner of a Mac or Windows computer, especially if he likes to watch on your device movies and listen to music. But that’s not the only reason. Specially for the readers AppleInsider.ru the developer of the player playing the camera Panasonic HC-VX1 and (every day!) — subscribe to the YouTube Premium. Enough just free download 5K Player to participate in the draw.