Media player

Updated: 05/21/2018 by Computer Hope
The Windows Media Player logo.

A software program or hardware device capable of playing a media file or disc. For example, many media players today are capable of playing audio files such as playing an MP3 song file and video files such as a short video clip or movie. Below is a list of some of our favorite media players. In the image to the right, is a visual example of the Microsoft Windows Media player.

Examples of media players

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