Popular media player VLC has finally been introduced for Android operating system. VLC player is famous for playing almost all kinds of media files smoothly and is known among fans to boost the sound of the played media up to 200%.
VideoLAN’s official website mentions that VLC for Android smartphones is currently in beta stage. The official description of the app on Google Play reads:
This is a BETA version of the port to the Android™ platform. It is intended for power users and hackers. This version is NOT stable and is slower than the final version.
It further adds:
Performance is likely to improve in the future.
VLC for Android runs on Android OS v2.1 onwards and can be downloaded for free from Google Play. It supports ARMv6, ARMv7 and ARMv7+NEON devices. VideoLAN website also provides a rough idea of the performance on some popular Android phones:
VideoLAN recommends the following Android phones for VLC player: