How to Install SMPlayer 17.10 via PPA in Ubuntu 17.10

Last updated on November 2nd, 2017 A new monthly update of SMPlayer media player was released earlier today. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu via PPA. SMPlayer 17.10 following two changes: Replace the deprecated video and audio filters in mpv with new ones. The karaoke filter is available again. Note that due to the… Continue reading How to Install SMPlayer 17.10 via PPA in Ubuntu 17.10

MPV Player 0.25 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu 16.04

MPV, an open-source MPlayer and MPlayer2 based media player, has reached the 0.25 release two days ago. Here’s how to install it in Ubuntu 16.04 LTS. MPV 0.25 drops support for OS X 10.7 and earlier. Support for some optical media functionality (DVD/CD) is now disabled by default. More parts of the player are now… Continue reading MPV Player 0.25 Released! How to Install it in Ubuntu 16.04

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How to Install the Latest MPV Media Player in Ubuntu 16.04

MPV is a free and open-source media player forked from MPlayer2. It was started to modernize MPlayer by adding modern features, and removing unmaintainable code and dropping support for very old systems. MPV uses FFmpeg or Libav for decoding, it can be used as a library in other applications (e.g., SMPlayer, and Gnome MPV). Notable… Continue reading How to Install the Latest MPV Media Player in Ubuntu 16.04

Install / Upgrade to SMPlayer 15.9 in Ubuntu 15.10, 15.04, 14.04

SMPlayer, Qt front-end for MPlayer, got a new release a few days go with many great new features and improvements. SMPlayer 15.9 brings support for MPV, 3D stereo formats, MPRIS2, and MKV ordered chapters and precise seeking. It also brings better YouTube support, ability to stream videos from DailyMotion, Vimeo, Vevo,and more(besides Youtube). SMPlayer now… Continue reading Install / Upgrade to SMPlayer 15.9 in Ubuntu 15.10, 15.04, 14.04

How to Install Bomi (CMPlayer) Multimedia Player in Ubuntu 14.04

Bomi, formerly known as CMPlayer, is a graphical user interface (GUI) player based on mpv for Linux. It aims to be easy to use and also provides various powerful features and convenience functions. By taking the advantage of mpv and GUI, bomi provides various features: User-friendly interface: all features are available in context menu Unlimited… Continue reading How to Install Bomi (CMPlayer) Multimedia Player in Ubuntu 14.04