VideoLAN announced the new major release of their Multimedia Player and Framework for desktop and Mobile devices VLC 3.0 with code name (Vetinari). Check the major new features and improvements in the latest release VLC 3.0 Vetinari.
VLC 3.0 comes with new features and enhancements for both desktop and mobile devices specially for video playback with 4K and 8K resolutions with 60FPS without a glitch, however it still depends on system’s hardware specifications, Supporting Google Chromecast devices to stream to external devices and through devices running Android with the ability to play videos through Chromecast without its native support for those formats.
A better hardware support for Hardware decoding and display on all platforms. HEVC hardware decoding on Windows, using DxVA2 and D3D11 along with HEVC hardware decoding using OMX and MediaCodec (Android),
VLC 3.0 supports 360 video and 3D audio. Here’s a video demonstrate the new feature 360 video playback with 8K resolution (7680×4320) with 48 FPS (Frame Per Second) on Samsung Galaxy S8.
VLC 3.0 still backed up with tons of new features and improvements including new audio and video HD codecs such as E-AC3, TrueHD or DTS-HD.
More than 1 million and 400 thousand downloads so far and still counting for the new major release VLC 3.0. Check the suitable download option for your Linux distribution and other Operating systems as well.