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Archos Video
3.6 out of 5 stars 69 customer reviews

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  • Change Wi-Fi connectivity state
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Product details

  • ASIN: B01MTUFOCZ
  • Original Release Date: December 9, 2016
  • Latest Developer Update: February 6, 2018
  • Rated: Guidance Suggested This app may include dynamic content. What's this?
  • Average Customer Review: 3.6 out of 5 stars 69 customer reviews
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,882 Free in Apps & Games (See Top 100 Free in Apps & Games)
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Latest updates

What's new in version 10.2-20180206.1015
  • Fix AVI support

Product features

  • Automatic online retrieval of Movie and TV show descriptions with poster and backdrop
  • Play videos from your computer / server / NAS (SMB, UPnP, FTP, SFTP, FTPS)
  • Dedicated "leanback" user interface for Android TV

Product description

The critically acclaimed Archos Video Player app offers an uncompromised video experience on tablets, phones and AndroidTV devices.

*** Play everything ***
- Play videos from your computer / server / NAS (SMB, UPnP, FTP, SFTP, FTPS)
- Play videos from external USB storage
- Videos from all sources seamlessly integrated in a unified collection
- Automatic online retrieval of Movie and TV show descriptions with poster and backdrop
- Integrated subtitle download

*** Best Player ***
- Hardware accelerated video decoding for most devices and video formats
- Multi-audio track and mutli-subtitles support
- Supported file formats: MKV, MP4, AVI, WMV, FLV, etc.
- Supported subtitle file types: SRT, SUB, ASS, SMI, etc.

*** TV friendly ***
- Dedicated “leanback” user interface for Android TV
- AC3/DTS passthrough (HDMI or S/PDIF) on supported hardware: Nexus Player, NVidia SHIELD TV, Rockchip and AmLogic based tv-boxes
- 3D support with side-by-side and top-bottom playback modes for 3D TVs
- Audio Boost to increase the audio level of poorly encoded files
- Night Mode to dynamically adjust the audio level

*** Browse the way you like ***
- Instant access to recently added and recently played videos
- Browse movies by name, genre, year, duration, rating
- Browse TV shows by seasons
- Folder browsing supported, if you prefer it old-school style ;-)

*** And even more ! ***
- Multi-device network video resume;
- Use descriptions and posters from NFO files when available
- Scheduled rescan of your network content (Leanback UI only)
- Private mode: temporarily disable playback history recording
- Manually adjust subtitles synchronization
- Manually adjust audio/video synchronization

To get the full version of the application (all features, no ads) you can use the inApp purchase option in the free version (and continue to use the free version).

In case you have an issue or a request about this app, please check our Google+ support group at this address: https://goo.gl/PXyUfM

If you experience any issue with video hardware decoding you can force software decoding in the application preferences.

Archos Video Player is compatible with Android 4.0 and above

Technical details

Size: 20.0MB
Version: 10.2-20180206.1015
Developed By: Archos S.A.
Application Permissions: ( Help me understand what permissions mean )
  • Broadcast sticky intents
  • Change Wi-Fi connectivity state
  • Open network sockets
  • Access information about networks
  • Enter Wi-Fi Multicast mode
  • Open windows using the type TYPE_SYSTEM_ALERT, shown on top of all other applications
  • PowerManager WakeLocks to keep processor from sleeping or screen from dimming
  • Access information about Wi-Fi networks
  • Allows sending in-app billing requests and managing in-app billing transactions
  • Read from external storage
  • Get notified that the operating system has finished booting
  • Write to external storage
Minimum Operating System: Android 4.2
Approximate Download Time: Less than 3 minutes

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