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VLC 2.1 Is Now Available: Qt5 Happy, Audio Improvements

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Published on 25 September 2013 03:09 PM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Qt
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The VLC 2.1.0 open-source cross-platform media player is now available for download.

Among the highlights of VLC 2.1.0 include UPnP A/V subtitling support and other UPnP improvements, support for fragmented MP3, Blu-ray multiple video track support, partial support for the Qt 5 tool-kit, enhanced volume management, support for higher sample-rates, a re-written audio core, and other audio/video advancements for this leading open-source player. Other VLC 2.1 features are mentioned in this earlier Phoronix article.

The release announcement / blog post isn't available at the moment, but the VLC 2.1.0 packages just appeared within this directory for download.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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