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MPC-BE 1.7.2


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 1.7.2 changelog:


  • Fixed reading pictures from ID3v2.3.


  • Fixed video frame size detection for some FLV files.


  • VVC decoding now uses the VVdeC decoder (
  • The "Disable DXVA for SD (H.264)" setting for vertical videos has been fixed.
  • Fixed decoding of some VP9 videos.
  • Fixed decoding of some interlaced H.264 videos.
  • Added validation of HDR metadata.
  • Added support for HEVC video received from WM ASF Reader.


  • Playback speed can now be changed in 1% increments.
  • When saving only audio from YouTube, add cover art to the audio file using the available FFmpeg.
  • Added timeout time setting when receiving data from the network.


  • MPC Video Renderer 0.8.3 is included in the installer.
  • Updated Hungarian translation (by mickey).
  • Updated Chinese (Simplified) translation (by wushantao).
  • Updated German translation (by Klaus1189).
  • Updated Turkish translation (by cmhrky).
  • Updated Italian translation (by mapi68).
  • Updated Spanish translation (by IPeluchito).
  • Updated Japanese translation (by tsubasanouta).
  • Updated Dutch and Chinese (Traditional) translation (by beter).

Updated libraries

  • ffmpeg git-n7.1-dev-1050-g2c38ca3d37;
  • Little-CMS git-lcms2.16-59-g2daf5c5;
  • MediaInfo git-v24.05-gd9ba2b6c;
  • rapidjson git-v1.1.0-752-gab1842a2;
  • vvdec git-v2.3.0-5-gffe3010.

Download: MPC-BE 64-bit | Portable MPC-BE 64-bit | ~16.0 MB (Open Source)
Download: MPC-BE 32-bit | Portable MPC-BE 32-bit | ~13.0 MB
Link: Media Player Classic - BE Home Page

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