VLC media player is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player that plays most multimedia files as well as discs, devices, and network streaming protocols.

This is the port of VLC media player to the Android™ platform. VLC for Android can play any video and audio files, as well as network streams, network shares and drives, and DVD ISOs, like the desktop version of VLC.

VLC for Android is a full audio player, with a complete database, an equalizer and filters, playing all weird audio formats.

VLC is intended for everyone, is totally free, has no ads, no in-app-purchases, no spying and is developed by passionate volunteers. All the source code is available for free.

VLC for Android™ plays most local video and audio files, as well as network streams (including adaptive streaming), DVD ISOs, like the desktop version of VLC. It also support disk shares.

All formats are supported, including MKV, MP4, AVI, MOV, Ogg, FLAC, TS, M2TS, Wv and AAC. All codecs are included with no separate downloads. It supports subtitles, Teletext and Closed Captions.

VLC for Android has a media library for audio and video files, and allows to browse folders directly.

VLC has support for multi-track audio and subtitles. It supports auto-rotation, aspect-ratio adjustments and gestures to control volume, brightness and seeking.

It also includes a widget for audio control, supports audio headsets control, cover art and a complete audio media library.

VLC for Android needs access to those categories:
• "Photos/Media/Files" to read your all media files :)
• "Storage" to read your all media files on SD cards :)
• "Other" to check network connections, change the volume, set the ringtone, run on Android TV and display the popup view, see below for details.

Permission Details :
• It needs "read the contents of your USB storage", in to order to read your media files on it.
• It needs "modify or delete the contents of your USB storage", in order to allow deletion of files and store subtitles.

• It needs "full network access", to open network and internet streams.
• It needs "prevent phone from sleeping" in order to prevent... your phone from sleeping when watching a video.
• It needs "change your audio settings", in order to change audio volume.
• It needs "modify system settings", in order to allow you to change your audio ringtone.
• It needs "view network connections" in order to monitor whether device is connected or not.
• It needs "draw over other apps" to start the custom picture-in-picture widget.
• It needs "control vibration" to give feedback on the controls.
• It needs "run at startup" to set recommendations on Android TV launcher screen, only used on Android TV devices.
• It needs "microphone" to provide voice search on Android TV devices, only asked on Android TV devices.
All Versions
Sep 20th, 2022 34.38 MB
Sep 20th, 2022 34.11 MB
Sep 15th, 2022 34.38 MB
Sep 15th, 2022 34.11 MB
Aug 8th, 2022 36.15 MB
Aug 8th, 2022 34.3 MB
Aug 8th, 2022 35.33 MB
Aug 8th, 2022 34.03 MB
Aug 3rd, 2022 34.15 MB
Aug 3rd, 2022 33.88 MB
Jul 20th, 2022 35.68 MB
Jul 20th, 2022 33.84 MB
Jul 20th, 2022 34.87 MB
Jul 20th, 2022 33.56 MB
Jul 12th, 2022 33.84 MB
Jul 12th, 2022 33.57 MB
Jun 22nd, 2022 33.69 MB
Jun 22nd, 2022 33.41 MB
May 23rd, 2022 33.63 MB
May 23rd, 2022 33.35 MB
May 18th, 2022 33.63 MB
May 18th, 2022 33.35 MB
Apr 14th, 2022 33.29 MB
Mar 29th, 2022 33.05 MB
Mar 29th, 2022 32.78 MB
Mar 17th, 2022 32.88 MB
Mar 17th, 2022 32.62 MB
Feb 14th, 2022 31.88 MB
Feb 14th, 2022 31.61 MB
Feb 11th, 2022 31.88 MB
Feb 11th, 2022 31.61 MB
Feb 5th, 2022 31.88 MB
Feb 5th, 2022 31.61 MB
Jan 6th, 2022 33.58 MB
Jan 6th, 2022 31.87 MB
Jan 6th, 2022 32.83 MB
Jan 6th, 2022 31.59 MB
Dec 18th, 2021 31.87 MB
Dec 18th, 2021 31.59 MB
Nov 26th, 2021 31.85 MB
Nov 26th, 2021 31.58 MB
Oct 26th, 2021 31.88 MB
Oct 26th, 2021 31.62 MB
Oct 18th, 2021 33.58 MB
Oct 18th, 2021 31.87 MB
Oct 18th, 2021 32.83 MB
Oct 18th, 2021 31.61 MB
Oct 11th, 2021 33.57 MB
Oct 11th, 2021 31.87 MB
Oct 11th, 2021 32.83 MB
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Android 5.0+