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 the port of VLC media player to the Android™ platform. VLC for Android APK can play any video and audio files, as well as network streams, network shares and drives, and DVD ISOs, like the desktop version of VLC.
VLC for Android APK is a full audio player, with a complete database, an equalizer and filters, playing all weird audio formats. VLC is intended for everyone, is totally free, has no ads, no in-app-purchases, nospying and is developed by passionate volunteers. All the source code is available for free.
VLC for Android APK Permissions
VLC for Android APK needs access to those categories
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====> “Storage” to read your all media files on SD cards
====> “Other”to check network connections, change the volume, set the ringtone, run on Android TV and display the popup view, see below for details.
VLC for Android APK Permission Details
====>It needs “read the contents of your USB storage”, in to order to read your media files on it.
====>It needs”modify or delete the contents of your USB storage”, in order to allow deletion of files and store subtitles.
====>It needs “view network connections” in order to monitor whether device is connected or not, to hide the streaming parts.
====>It needs “draw over other apps” to start the popup menu.
====>It needs “control vibration” to give feedback on the controls.
====>It needs “change your audio settings”, in order to change audio volume.
====>It needs “modify system settings”, in order to allow you to change your audio ringtone.
====>It needs “full network access”, to open network and internet streams.
====> It needs “prevent phone from sleeping” in order to prevent… your phone from sleeping when watching a video.
====>It needs”run at startup” to set recommendations on Android TV launcher screen, only used with Android TV version.
Features of VLC APK for Android
====>Free of cost
====>Complete Audio Media Library
====>Multi track audio and subtitles
====>No in app purchases
====>Source code is available for free
====>Gestures for controlling volume, brightness and seeking
====>Widget for audio control
====>Support of Audio Headsets
====>Support for auto rotation
====>Adjustment of Aspect Ratio
Some of the supported video formats are MKV, MP4, MOV, AVI,Ogg, FLAC, TS, M2TS, Wv, AAC. Codec’s are available without any further downloading. With VLC media library for both audio and video files user can search through folders directly.
VLC file information
Package name: org.videolan.vlc
Version: 3.0.13 (13001304)
File size: 21.6 MB
Updated: September 12, 2018
Minimum Android version:
Android 2.3.2 (Gingerbread, API 9)
Download from Google play store from this link
What’s new in this version of VLC?
====> Fix potential crash on playback transitions
====> Restore playlist deletion option
====> Misc. fixes
TV: Restore ‘Play all’ option