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Best Free MP4 Media Players to Play Any MP4 Files Flawlessly

It's often the case that your default media player such as Windows Media Player and Quicktime can't successfully play the most commonly used MP4 format, and you have no idea about how to deal with such media player MP4 errors at all, or just find the online tutorials so complicated. If so, you'd better read the following parts which will show you how to play MP4 files flawlessly with best free media players for MP4 playback on Windows, Mac, iPhone, and Android.

How to Play MP4 Files on Windows/Mac Easily and Successfully?

You need the prominent Mac/Windows media player MP4 playback software - 5KPlayer. Working with all sorts of MP4 codecs like H.264, H.265, MPEG-4, DivX, VP9, this powerful MP4 media player is able to play any MP4 files (.mp4, .m4a, .m4p, etc.), especially 1080p, 4k, 8k, bluray and 3D MP4 movies. Just give it a whirl!

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Best Free Media Player for MP4 Playback on Windows/Mac

Although the default MP4 media player for Mac/PC can play MP4 files indeed, they are not do a good job at all. The MP4 not playing problem of Windows Media Player and QuickTime occurs often and causes a lot of troubles. Sometimes we should download a codec pack for WMP/QT, sometimes we have to even pay $29.99 for a powerful QT 7 Pro or more for a MP4 converter to convert the MP4 to other WMP/QT compatible formats. Isn't that too much trouble ? If you want to play all sorts of MP4 files without any hassle, 5KPlayer is worth a try!


5KPlayer is the best free MP4 media player for Mac and Windows PC, providing you unmatchable smooth and fabulous viewing experience either in playing HD or 4K UHD MP4 files encoded into H.264, H.265, MPEG-4, DivX, VP9 or other codecs. With this media player MP4 freeware installed on your computer, you don't need to install any additional codec pack for MP4 playback any more. Better yet, this MP4 video player gives fully support for AVI, MKV, WMV, RMVB, 3GP, FLV, MP3, AAC, FLAC, OGG, etc. with no extra codecs needed.

Free Media Players for MP4 Playback on iOS/Android

1. MP4 Media Player APP for iPhone, iPad, iPad

Video Player Perfect HD [FREE]

Video Player Perfect is the most powerful and beautiful video music player for Android phones and tablets. It supports MP4 and all other popular video audio formats, including avi, mkv, mov, wmv, flv, and so on. In corporating hardware decoding tech, this MP4 video player makes video playback smoother even in old Android devices! Moreover, it supports auto-rotation, aspect-ratio adjustments, and enables you to share  fun videos or movies with your friends!

• Plays MP4 and all popular video and audio formats
• Automatically detect all video and music files on your Android
• Support streaming HD videos and music from the Internet
• Support auto-rotation and aspect-ratio adjustments
• Provide lots of configurations and preferences

• On install, imports all media files without permission
• Keep asking to give a 5 star rating when running

MP4 player app

2. MP4 Media Player APP for Android

PlayerXtreme MP4 Media Player [FREE]

PlayerXtreme is a professional video player for iPhone/iPad. It allows you to watch movies in MP4 and other format on the go from anywhere. This powerful MP4 media player currently is able to run files in MP4, 3gp, avi, divx, flv, m2ts, m4v, mkv, mov, mts, rmvb, webm, wmv, etc. and supports (MP4) file transfer between two iPhone PlayerXtreme devices over wifi.

• Supports HD playback (in 1080p) for MP4, MOV and M4V
• Play files from iPhone/iPad email attachments
• Set passcode on your video library and hide folders
Download (MP4) files from network to your local library
• Transfer files between two iOS PlayerXtreme devices over Wifi

• Video can't auto fill the screen when rotating to landscape orientation

MP4 player for Android

Guides on MP4 Files Playback with Best Free MP4 Media Player

Step 1. Free download and install this professional MP4 player for Mac/PC.

Step 2. Double-click the icon to launch 5KPlayer for MP4 playback.

Step 3. Select the specific MP4 file you want to play through the following ways:

  • Hit "Video" button to add a MP4 file;
  • Right click on the target MP4 video, tap "Open with" and then choose "5KPlayer";
  • Directly drag the MP4 file to the main interface.
  • Best MP4 media player

    The excellence of this perfect HD media player not just lies in high-quality MP4 playback performance. In addition, as a 100% clean media player MP4 solution, it also allows you to download HD MP4 videos from Youtube and 300+ online video sharing sites, and airplay MP4 files to big screen with the remarkable AirPlay sender and receiver.

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