There are many media players now available but not all suit every user’s needs. While there are multimedia players with great functionalities, others are just not very useful. If you’re still trying to figure out which software to download for your movie marathon, we will help you decide.

In this article, we will give a list of our top 3 media players for 2018. We will give you our honest opinions based on personal experience.

VLC

VLC needs no introduction. This media player is well known and widely used. For sure, it is also on your top 3 list. This player developed by VideoLAN is free, open-source and available on all platforms. The user-friendly interface makes it easy to navigate. Even new users will not have a hard time operating the software. It plays everything including discs, files, webcams, devices, and streams.

MX Player

Another media player with great functionalities is MX Player. It supports multi-core decoding and has Kids Lock feature which allows kids to continue watching their favorite cartoons. They will not be able to make calls or launch other apps when it’s locked.

MX Player can play 1080p videos with ease and has Zoom in and Zoom out feature. It has a clean and simple interface.

GOM Player

Gretech Online Media Player commonly known as GOM Player is not an ordinary media player. Though the interface is a bit confusing especially to new users, it has excellent functionalities. It can play 360 videos and has sleep timer function. It can even play formats not supported by other media players. GOM Player is too great to be neglected. It will certainly top any list.

 

Do you agree with our list? What are your media player top picks for 2018? Let us know in the comment section below!