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VLC media player is a free and open source cross-platform multimedia player that plays most multimedia files as well as discs, devices, and network streaming protocols.This is a BETA version of the port of VLC media player to the Android™ platform. It is intended for power users and hackers. This version is not perfectly stable and is slower than the final version.It is still a beta, so it might kill your kitten or destroy your house, but it should be fine now.Use it at your own risk. Have fun! :) NOTA BENE–––––––––––This version is for devices with an ARMv7 CPU or a x86 CPU. ARMv6 devices will be supported in a further release. Features––––––––––VLC for Android™ plays most local video and audio files, as well as network streams (including adaptive streaming), like the desktop version of VLC.VLC for Android has a media library for audio and video files, and allows to browse folders directly.VLC has support for multi-track audio and subtitles. It supports auto-rotation, aspect-ratio adjustments and gestures to control volume and brightness.It also includes a widget for audio control, supports audio headsets control, cover art and a complete audio media library. Missing Features––––––––––––––––––As this is an early BETA version, a lot of things are not finished, but will change for the final release: • The basic User Interface will change again; • Performance improvements are missing; • Hardware decoding works only with a limited set of hardware; • Other unknown issues. Permissions––––––––––––– • It needs hardware control, in order to change the audio volume; • It needs phone calls control, in order to pause the music when someone is calling; • It needs full Internet access to open network streams; • It needs to be able to read logs, during the beta version, to help understanding the crashes and issues; • It needs to get access to the SD card storage, in order to allow deletion of files. • It needs to get access to the settings, in order to change your audio ringtone.
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