- 1. Add Subtitles+
- 2. Extract Subtitles+
- 3. Download Subtitles+
- 4. Tips and Tricks+
- 4.1 Top 10 Subtitles Players
- 4.2 Play Dual Subtitles
- 4.3 Video Players with Subtitles
- 4.4 Convert IDX to SRT
- 4.5 Convert TXT to SRT
- 4.6 Convert SUB to SRT
- 4.7 Convert Video with subtitle
- 4.8 Best Subtitle Converters
- 4.9 Subtitle Editor Tools
- 4.1 Adjust Subtitle Delay in VLC
- 4.11 Best Subtitle Maker
- 4.12 Tips about Subtitle Editing
- 4.13 Synchronize Subtitle Tool
- 4.14What is Subtitle
- 4.15 Best Font for Subtitles
- 4.16 How to Create SRT File
- 4.17 Turn On/Off Subtitles
- 4.18 Add Text/Subtitles/Captions to iMovie
- 4.19 Several Tips about Subtitles in Windows Media Player
10 Video Players that can Embed and Play Subtitles
A good modern media player needs to meet several requirements, such as supporting a wide range of formats, having a user-friendly and intuitive interface,being able to embed, and video player with subtitles. The more subtitle customizing options they have, the better; another appreciated feature is automatically searching for subtitles online. The media subtitle players listed below comply with most of the demands above and all of them are for free.
- 1. Wondershare Player
- 2. KM Player
- 3. Media Player Classic Home Cinema
- 4. BS Player
- 5. VLC Player
- 6. Kantaris
- 7. GOM Media Player
- 8. SMPlayer
- 9. Zoom Player
- 10. Banshee Media Player
Wondershare is a piece of software playing various media file formats; as main advantages, it is lightweight and easy to use. Users appreciate its good looks, backed up by excellent functionality. The buttons look very sleek, they are clearly and cleverly organized and they don’t interfere with the playback. Wondershare Player loads various subtitle files, such as SRT, ASS and SSA. This player offering plenty of features for the average user is free.
2. KM Player
KM Player is a widely-appreciated tool rendering a varied range of audio and video formats. It has its own internal codec, it is able to run on low CPU computers and it is fitted with a DirectShow merit system which selects and prioritizes codecs around the operating system. KM Player allows you to customize subtitles via a control box enabling you to sync and out-of-sync subtitle files during playback. KM Player is open-source software.
Media Player Classic is an open-source program for playing audio and video files. It is the favorite of users who appreciate a very simple interface and prefer an easy-to-use application. Unlike Windows Media Player, whom it is based on, it is fairly improved and renders a variety of audio, video and image formats. Regarding subtitles, the latest version of this player controls subtitle renderer behavior relative to anamorphic video, it plays subtitles at the source video resolution like VSFilter and it offers informative names for external subtitles thanks to the VSFilter.
4. BS Player
BS Player is considered by many users the best free media player in the world. First released in 2000, it has been the choice of millions of users worldwide. It is available for free or as the Pro version, which costs 29.90 EUR. The free version is more than satisfactory and it comes with a huge load of features. The subtitle formats it supports are MicroDVD, SubRip, SubViewer, MPL2, ASS, SSA, SRT and VobSub. BS Player automatically looks for subtitles online and you only have to choose one or more via a window provided by the player.
5. VLC Player
VLC Player is a software tool developed by a non-profit organization composed by volunteers, so you can enjoy its many features for free. It runs on all operating systems, it plays most codecs without needing codec packs, and it performs media conversion and streaming. Subtitles need to be enabled by the users and they can easily be adjusted.
A new media player, Kantaris is currently at version 0.7.7 and it continues to be improved. It is suitable for beginners and experienced users as well, depending on each user’s needs. It contains many functions and nice visualization effects when playing audio files. Kantaris also finds subtitles online and synchronizes them to the video file. A unique feature is that subtitles character encoding is identified so characters are displayed the right way.
GOM Media Player is a free utility which has drawn attention from its beginning and which has fulfilled the enthusiasts’ expectations. After a fast and easy installing process, you will be able to access GOM’s attractive and intuitive interface. It is a good playlist manager, it renders almost all formats, and each version comes with improved subtitle support for optimal user experience.
An excellent free media player for Windows and Linux, SMPlayer is certified as 100% free of spyware, adware and viruses. Compared to other similar applications, it allows you to view YouTube clips directly from the main window. It is equipped with all the features of a top-notch modern media player – user friendliness, creating and managing playlists, enhancement tools and a subtitle finder which searches through Internet subtitles data bases and ensures a perfect movie watching night.
9. Zoom Player
Lightweight, free, and flexible – these are the main assets of Zoom Player. There is almost no format it can’t play (video, audio and image) and no user that can’t handle it. When you shift to the audio mode, the player automatically turns off the preview mode so you don’t clutter your desktop with unused space. Zoom Player has xySubFilter support for complete resolution subtitle playing when rendering lower resolution videos, plus that you will enjoy many subtitle customization options.
Banshee is open-source and it started as a music player for Linux. It evolved and nowadays it plays both music and videos, it handles podcasts and radio streams. It imports media fast and it features support for embedded and external-file subtitles. It usually comes pre-installed with Ubuntu. It is more than a basic media player; it is also a media management system. To sum it app, Banshee is also lightweight and easy to use, compulsory conditions for any modern media player.