Apps are at the front and center of any smartphone experience, and with over a million apps on the Google Play Store and new apps being submitted to our forums every day, staying up to date on the latest apps and games can be a hassle. At XDA, we don’t discriminate apps - if it’s interesting, innovative, original or useful, we mention them. The XDA Portal Team loves apps too, and we usually share and discuss the latest app releases...
VPlayer for Android: Divx, .Avi, .Mkv, and More Supported!
A new app is now available on the market by XDA member ABitNo. The app is called VPlayer and it supports the following file formats for playback:
- and a few other unspecified formats.
It is pretty simple to use and very nice for a free app that supports all of these formats. we hope to see more come out of it in the future when it comes out of the “Alpha” Stage. The app is available on the android market with a quick search for “Vplayer”. Please report your issues with the app in this thread.
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