Media Player Classic Home Cinema (MPC-HC) is an extremely light-weight, open source media player for Windows, that is based on “Media Player Classic” (original Guliverkli project) and designed for home cinema usage. It supports all common video and audio file formats available for playback. The program is written in C++.
Supported File Formats: WAV, WMA, MP3, OGG, SND, AU, AIF, AIFC, AIFF, MIDI, MPEG, MPG, MP2, VOB, AC3, DTS, ASX, M3U, PLS, WAX, ASF, WM, WMA, WMV, AVI, CDA, JPEG, JPG, GIF, PNG, BMP, D2V, MP4, SWF, MOV, QT, FLV.
The project was dead on July 16, 2017. clsid2 GitHub member decided to bring it back to life on May 21, 2020, and added additional features and bug fixes over the original build (by Guliverkli). The new unofficial build is based on the orginal source code of v1.7.13 and include the latest LAV Filters.
- Simple to use
- All around player
- Built-in codecs
- Supports most subtitles
- Support for EVR/EVR CP (Enhanced Video Renderer)
- Supports GPU assisted decoding
- An SSE2-capable CPU
Download MPC-HC v1.9.21 (Unofficial Build)
Download Portable 64-Bit
Download MPC-HC v1.7.13 (Official Build)
Last Update: April 18, 2022
Current Version: 1.9.21 (Unofficial Build) / 1.7.13 (Official Build)
License: Open Source
Languages: Multiple Languages
Supported Operating Systems:
Windows Vista / 7 / 8 / 8.1 / 10 (32-Bit, 64-Bit)
Developer: MPC-HC Team