On this week’s podcast (out later today) we talked about media players for Android device and one of the ones we talked about was MX Player. MX Player will play just about any video format including MVK and AVI files and is free. The latest update for the app fixes hardware decoding on Tegra 3 and Intel x86 devices as well as fixing audio issues.
The app is free from Google Play
What’s in this version:
Fixed broken h/w+ decoder on Tegra 3 and Intel x86 devices.
Fixed broken s/w audio decoder settings.
Moved screen rotation button to left side of the screen on Android 3.0 and later.
Added hiding option of screen rotation button.
Added screen rotation button.
Added a new orientation option named “use video orientation”. This will select screen orientation from video orientation.
Added https protocol support on s/w decoder.
Added an optional to disable double tap gesture.
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