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MPC-BE 1.5.7


Media Player Classic - BE is a free and open source audio and video player for Windows. Media Player Classic - BE is based on the original "Media Player Classic" project (Gabest) and "Media Player Classic Home Cinema" project (Casimir666), contains additional features and bug fixes. The BE mod (Black Edition Mod) is a skinned version of Media Player Classic Home Cinema, much better looking than the plain old MPC.

MPC-BE 1.5.7 changelog:

VSFilter is excluded from the project.


  • Added support for 'MPNG' (PNG) codec.


  • Added support for 'MPNG' (PNG) codec.
  • Added support for SpeedHQ codec.
  • Added support for shifting tracks in time using the 'elst' atom.
  • Added the ability to get a list of keyframes from the 'sbgp' atom.


  • Added support for 'MPNG' (PNG) codec.


  • Improved AV1 multi-threaded decoding with dav1d library.
  • Improved Apple ProRes support ('ap4h', 'ap4x').
  • Added support for SpeedHQ codec.
  • Added support for hardware decoding using Direct3D 11.
  • Added support for AV1 hardware decoding.
  • Added support for switching video streams of different formats, taking into account the presence or absence of hardware decoding.
  • Improved support for MPEG-2 4:2:0.
  • Fixed color distortion of VideoTransferMatrix BT2020 for EVR on Intel Iris Xe.

Video renderers

  • Improved display mode switching for interlaced files when using MPC Video Renderer.


  • Added support for MEDIASUBTYPE_WEBVTT.


  • Added caching of signature decoding functions.
  • Added ability to select "MP4-AV1" format as preferred format.
  • Added support for AV1 10-bit HDR.
  • Improved support for getting a list of chapters.


  • Some parameters of the standard subtitle style can now be set to non-integer values.
  • Fixed display of volume control in dark theme when using mouse.
  • Added error message when opening DVD / Blu-ray folder in the status bar.
  • Fixed X-mouse buttons working in full screen mode.
  • Fixed display of the '&' symbol in the playlist.
  • Added time display on scroll bar in exclusive full screen.
  • Fixed display of the '&' symbol in the playlist.
  • Added time display on seek bar in exclusive full screen.
  • Improved player in an exclusive full screen MPC VR and madVR.
  • Added the ability to open a file from the playlist in the explorer.
  • Added display of tooltip for GPU icon.
  • Added a button to call the properties window of some video renderers.
  • Expanded functionality to add similar files.
  • Various improvements in the player interface.


  • Removing the player no longer removes the external filter settings.
  • Updated Japanese translation.
  • Updated Portuguese (Brazil) translation (by Siegfried Janke).
  • Updated German translation (by Klaus1189).
  • Updated Chinese (Simplified) translation (by wushantao).
  • Updated Hungarian translation (by mickey).
  • Updated Turkish translation (by cmhrky).
  • Updated Chinese (Traditional) and Dutch translation (by beter).

Updated libraries:

  • dav1d git-0.8.2-0-gf06148e;
  • Detours git-v4.0.1-87-g827b896;
  • ffmpeg git-n4.4-dev-3576-gab5803553b;
  • libflac git-1.3.3-70-g27c61570;
  • Little-CMS git-2.12-1-gab54114;
  • MediaInfo git-v20.09-125-gfb708c13;
  • openjpeg git-v2.4.0-16-g0bda7188;
  • rapidjson git-v1.1.0-588-g13dfc96c;
  • ZenLib git-v0.4.38-37-gd0c6f5b;

Download: MPC-BE 1.5.7 32-bit | Portable MPC-BE 32-bit | ~12.0 MB (Open Source)
Download: MPC-BE 1.5.7 64-bit | Portable MPC-BE 64-bit | ~16.0 MB
Link: Media Player Classic - BE Home Page

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