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Xvid Video Codec for Mac Free Download to Play Xvid on Mac

Written by Amanda

"Hello, i am trying to watch a video on Mac and it says that I need xvid video codec and i can't find it anywhere. i have downloaded perian and the VLC player but i don't know what to do after that. can anyone help me?"


Are you like this guy finding no results for Xvid video codec for Mac download but turning to get help from VLC media player or Perian QuickTime component? It seems that these two commonest ways are not that powerful as we expected to help play Xvid videos on Mac. So, where can you download Xvid video codec for Mac QuickTime or is there a better method besides VLC and Perian to play Xvid videos files on Mac without need of Xvid codec Mac?

Best Xvid Player Mac/PC Download without Installing Xvid Video Codec

No need to download Xvid video codec for Mac or Windows, 5KPlayer with inbuilt Xvid codec and 450+ video codec can play any video movie MP4 AVI MKV WMV FLV MOV DivX etc in 4K HD 1080p 720p etc smoothly.

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How to Play Xvid Files without Downloading Xvid Video Codec Mac?

Perian no longer offers support since 2012, so the newer Mac computer would not support the older version Perian to beef up QuickTime to play Xvid videos. And converting Xvid to other more compatible formats is feasible but it's hard to say whether there is quality loss or not. Therefore, that only leaves Mac Xvid player. VLC Mac is the best choice of course if it doesn't ask for download VLC codec pack or plugin. As a consequence, 5KPlayer at present is what we have found the best Xvid player for Mac to play Xvid videos without installing any Xvid video codec for Mac.

As a multimedia server with built-in 450+ video codec and 180+ audio codec, 5KPlayer handles any video audio file without hesitation and hiccups. Without installing any codec pack, this Xvid player Mac supports Xvid, MP4, AVI, DivX playback in 4K HD 1080p 720, and at the same time offers MKV WMV FLV Xvid video download ability.

Download/Play Xvid without Xvid Codec for Mac via 5KPlayer

Step 1. Free download Xvid players & downloader 5KPlayer, install and launch it on your Mac.

Step 2. If you have no Xvid videos, you can find one on online sites, then copy the Xvid video URL and paste it to 5KPlayer. 5KPlayer will automatically analyze the Xvid video download it for you.

Step 3. Play Xvid videos directly without installing any third-party Xvid video codec for Mac. If you just downloaded an Xvid video from YouTube, Dailymotion, Vevo, etc via 5KPlayer, you double click the Xvid video to play. Or just drag'n drop the Xvid file on computer to play.

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Step 4. Stream Xvid videos to Apple TV. 5KPlayer also acts as an AirPlay server enabling you to stream videos movies from Mac/PC to Apple TV or iPhone/iPad to computer wirelessly. If you need, just feel free to use this free feature.

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