VLC for Mobile by VideoLAN allows you to play a wide range of audio/video files on your iOS phone or tablet. It can even play those audio and video formats that other media players won’t recognize.
VLC for iOS has similar features as of its desktop version. It supports a large number of audio/video file formats such as MKV, AVI, WMV, DivX, MP3, MP4 etc. You can also apply subtitles in SRT format to movie files, as well as edit font, size and color of subtitles as per your preference.
In terms of display, the interface of the multimedia iOS app is well designed and isn’t overloaded with options. Apart from standard playback options, the main screen has options for changing playback speed, picture controls, and aspect ratio of a video.
When you want to watch a movie, VLC for iPhone offers a range of ways through which you can get movie files onto your iPhone or iPad. You can sync via iTunes, download files from the Internet, or access files from your Google Drive or Dropbox account.
It’s also possible to stream multimedia content from UPnP media servers or upload files through Wi-Fi network. Under the slide-out button of the app, you’ll find a Wi-Fi upload option that is disabled by default. You can trigger that option to upload files from your computer to your smartphone.
Other features that come with VLC media player are passcode lock, deinterlacing, deblocking filtering, and time-streching for audio. Download VLC for iOS to play movies, series and music in almost any format directly without conversion.
> Able to play all multimedia file formats such as MKV, WMV, AVI, etc.
> Ability to play subtitles tracks, including SRT and SSA
> Support for network streams, including MMS, HLS, and RTSP
> Includes picture controls, video filters, playback speed adjustment, and fine seeking
> Comes with a media library along with the integration of Wi-Fi Uploads, Dropbox, Google Drive, iCloud Drive, and OneDrive
> Web interface to easily upload and download files to/from your iOS device
> Integration with AirPlay and Bluetooth headsets
> Complete support for file servers like SMB and FTP
> Supports iOS 7 or later
> Apple Watch extension to control playback, browse the media library, and more
> An optional passcode lock to stop others from seeing your private videos
VLC for Mobile is definitely an excellent audio/video app for iOS users, especially if you watch a lot of movies and shows in different formats. It offers an easy way to transfer and play any type of audio/video content on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch.