If you are an iPhone user and are fascinated by the features of MX Player, then this article will surely be of great help. Since its very launch, MX player has been a huge hit in the smartphone apps market, irrespective of the operating system or platform.
Indeed, there are most of the apps which are only supported on Android but that does not imply that iOS devices cannot have the perks. MX Player was not available to previous versions to iOS 10, but as of now, iOS 12 supports MX player as well.
MX Player – Introduction
MX player has some great bunch of features like gesture controls, smooth and customizable video playback. Gesture controls like you can pinch to zoom, scroll the screen for brightness and volume, play the video on your home screen, etc. These features led to a huge hit of MX Player. Recently in February 2019, the ‘Times Group’ bought the MX Player from the co-founder South Korean based company for 140 million U.S. dollars and revamped it as an OTT platform.
MX player provides the best user interface that you can get in a video player app and is very handy. Let’s look into some of the cool features of the MX Player.
MX Player | Features
- HW, HW+ and SW options
MX player supports both software and hardware decoding to accelerate the playback performance. But in late 2016, HW+ decoding was introduced via an over the air update. HW+ provides seamless performance by increasing sound quality, picture, frame rate, etc.
- Customizable user interface
From themes to screen and look and feel styling options, MX player provides support to everything to be adjusted as per user preference.
- Multi-screen mode
In the midst of our hectic day-to-day schedule, we want everything to be handled at the same time. Here is when the multitasking feature of MX player comes in to play.
- Multiple devices sync
You can choose to sync all your devices and MX player will let you have the same settings across all the devices. It can be done via the ‘Export’ feature in general settings.
- Subtitle support
You might want to add subtitles to your video or movie to properly understand the movie/show. In shows like Sherlock, it is quite difficult to catch up with the details, it is where the subtitle feature comes to the rescue.
MX player provides the support to sync, adjust the speed and customize the subtitles as per user preferences. The subtitles can be found online through the MX player app itself, a great feature in itself!
Compatibilities and App experience with iOS
MX Player is available on the official Apple app store and is number 5 in entertainment apps, having 4.7 out of 5.0 rating. iOS versions later to iOS 10 are supporting MX player. With AirPlay and Chromecast support you can now binge your favorite Movies, TV Shows, Web Series, Short Videos and songs on the big screen.
MX player runs smoothly even on iPad and iPod touch. With family sharing support, up to 6 members will be able to use the MX player at the same time. With software updates and bug fixes, now you can create a watchlist of shows to watch at some later time.