VLC media player is one of the most popular media players available on the market and it is easily downloadable and configurable. The project is open source so that amateur developers can contribute to the project and there are a lot of plugins available for it. Each of them can extend the functionality of this video player in one way or another and there are multiple themes available for the tool in order to make it look better.
Various files can be played using the utility, including the highly popular MKV format. High definition videos can be played using the app and it can use either software or hardware acceleration. The songs can be tuned using an equalizer with various presets already available. A music library can be created and it can be saved for later use. The application is able to grab album art from the internet and display it in a special area of the interface when songs are played.