Top 5 Best Video Players for Android Phones 2016

Posted by on 3/10/2016

Here is the list of Top 5 Best Video Players for Android Phones 2016. Gone are the days when we used mobile phones just for communication. Smartphones have changed the way we use phones and entertainment has taken front seat on Smartphone experience. This little magic device is all what you need for communication, connectivity, internet surfing, playing games, streaming videos or watching movies.

Android Smartphones are coming with high-end hardware configuration these days and even a budget-segment smartphone supports Full HD Videos. All you want is a suitable software to watch movies and videos without trouble. There are several video players apps available for android and if you don't know what is the best video player then read through our list of Top 5 Best Video Players for Android Mobile Operating System.


Top 5 Best Video Players for Android Phones

Below is the list of top 5 best video players for android os which let you watch movies and stream videos easily.

1. VLC For Android (Free)


VLC Media Player from VideoLAN has been a popular media player among desktop users and the company has released the player for android os known as VLC For Android. This open source player is completely free and supports all types of multi-media file formats. This is a best video player for anyone who likes VLC Desktop.

Key Features

  • Simple and Clutter-Free User Interface
  • No additional codec installation required
  • Doubles as both video & audio player for android mobiles
  • Supports almost all types of video and audio formats

2. MX Player (Free & Premium)


MX Player is another one best video player for android and one of my all time favorite. This comes as a free and premium version. Of course free version has ads and you can buy premium to get rid of ads. This one is a complete video player package and worth trying. Sound quality is excellent with MX Player and if you care about audio quality while watching videos then go for MX Player.

Key Features

  • Allows users to Pan/Zoom and Pinch to Zoom while playing videos
  • Plays videos with hardware acceleration
  • Supports multi-core decoding
  • Supports almost all subtitle formats
  • Allows live video streaming
  • Kids Lock Safety Available

3. BSPlayer (Free)


BSPlayer is another good Android Video Player worth trying. This is an all-in-one video player which has great performance and smooth playback and aids multi core hardware decoding. Another one notable feature of BSPlayer is that you can even play videos from uncompressed RAR files.

Key Features

  • Supports common video file formats
  • Supports background playback
  • Live streaming

4. KMPlayer (Free)


KMPlayer has been made to the top 30 best apps of Google Playstore in the past and another free video player for android to try. With this player you can enjoy multi-tasking capability of Android Lollipop OS. KMPlayer has a floating screen feature which lets you work with documents or send emails while the player is running.

Key Features

  • Supports thirty different languages
  • Supports all types of subtitle formats
  • Runs most of the Video and HD Video Formats
  • Can play videos directly from Google Drive

5. MoboPlayer (Free)


MoboPlayer is the last one in our list and supports almost all sorts of latest video formats with software decoding. This player comes with so many features and allows you to watch videos both online and offline.

Key Features

  • Live streaming using HTTP & RTSP protocols
  • Supports multi-audio streams
  • Supports all subtitle formats
  • Supports WIDI and DLNA

Over to You

That makes the list of top 5 best video players for android phones. If you like watching movies then give a try to above mentioned video players. All of them are available for free in Google Playstore and you can easily download and install them in your android phone or tablets and start enjoying movies anywhere you go.

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